SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The subway operator in the South Korean capital says a train received a faulty ‘go’ signal before it crashed into another train, slightly injuring 249 people. Chang Jung-woo, CEO of Seoul Metro, told reporters Saturday the case is still under investigation but the malfunction in the automatic distance control system...
In the now world famous Gangnam District in Seoul, workers hired by the city forcefully evicted several street vendors Monday. Shocking pictures and videos online show physical exchanges between merchants and public employees, resulting in one member of each party being taken to the hospital for minor injuries....
High-speed internet, Starcraft, and a population that looks like it’s largely composed of gorgeous future K-pop stars – yes, Seoul, South Korea, has a lot going for it. You can’t visit this cool country without a stop in the capital, a fascinating city that has emerged as one of the biggest and most advanced in...
WHEREVER you are in Asia, there is somewhere to party. Even in the wilds of Mongolia you’ll find someone who is willing to throw back a few with you. Or in Muslim Indonesia, there is still Bali, where you can always find a party or two. Here are five of our favorite cities in Asia...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is threatening to retaliate for what it calls U.S. double standards over recent rocket launches by Pyongyang and U.S. ally Seoul. A North Korean Foreign Ministry spokesman did not elaborate on what that might entail in his comments Saturday to the official Korean Central News Agency. But Pyongyang...
Chinese media freedom activist Zhang Lei goes on trial
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 6:24PM UTC
Chinese authorities say Xinjiang violence continued despite crackdown
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 6:19PM UTC
Japanese newspaper apologizes for using term ‘sex slaves’
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Volcano in south Japan erupts, disrupting flights
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 6:01PM UTC
Indonesian, 2 Filipinos convicted over 2002 bombing
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Prince William to visit China, Japan next year
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