Japan hooker Shota Horie has re-signed with Australian side the Melbourne Rebels for a third Super Rugby season.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III is defending his decision not to appoint actress Nora Aunor as a national artist because it would send the message that illegal drugs are acceptable.
Singaporean singer-songwriter JJ Lin and Malaysia’s Penny Tai have been crowned best Mandarin singers at the Golden Melody Awards, Taiwan’s equivalent of the Grammys.
SAO PAULO (AP) — With South Korea’s 1-0 loss to Belgium, the last Asian team in contention has bowed out of the World Cup — leaving the continent without a single second-round representative.
BEIJING (AP) — A Beijing property developer says it has resolved a dispute with Paramount Pictures over the new “Transformers” movie, just days after it demanded edits to remove any reference to the property.
South Korean ruling party wins by-elections
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 3:55PM UTC
China: Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti indicted for separatism
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 3:50PM UTC
US blacklists North Korean shipping companies
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 2:59PM UTC
China military allows foreign reporters at news conference
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 2:57PM UTC
US panel calls on China to end organ harvesting
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 2:37PM UTC
KFC owner says China scandal hurting sales
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 2:16PM UTC