SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is denying that it orchestrated a cyberattack on Sony in retaliation for an upcoming Hollywood movie that depicts an assassination plot against the North’s leader.
In 2012 Joshua Oppenheimer’s ‘The Act of Killing’ broke new ground in the field of documentary film-making, collecting a multitude of international awards and helping to shed light on one of history’s most forgotten genocides.
TOKYO (AP) — Acclaimed Japanese film star Ken Takakura, known for many stoic heroes he played on silver screen, has died of lymphoma. He was 83. His office and media reports said Tuesday that Takakura died Nov. 10 at a Tokyo hospital where he had been treated for the illness.
It’s that time of year again when the highly-skilled and meticulous Thai mask dance, Khon, returns in Bangkok (Nov 24-Dec 9). The performances will be as beautiful, traditional and prestigious as last year’s, but does anybody care?
In about two weeks Cambodians who lost their love ones in 2010’s Water Festival tragedy will mark the fourth anniversary of the stampede.
Obama presides over India’s grand Republic Day parade
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Malaysia Air site hacked by group claiming support for IS
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AirAsia scraps fuel surcharges as oil price plummets
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Asia stocks down as anti-austerity party wins Greek election
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Nepal pushed to political turmoil over new constitution
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Indonesian rescuers fail again to lift fuselage of AirAsia plane
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