The country is the seventh nation capable of launching practical satellites.
Angry bank customers who traveled to a city in central China to retrieve their savings from troubled rural banks have been stopped by a health app on their cellphone
Philippine security officials say two long-wanted Abu Sayyaf militant commanders accused of beheading two kidnapped Canadian tourists and a German have surrendered
With the domestically designed and built Fujian warship, China now has the second-highest number of such vessels after the United States.
Heavy rain in China has claimed six lives this week and forced the evacuation of some 200,000 people
Benchmarks fell in Japan, Australia, South Korea and China. The Japanese yen’s continuing slide against the dollar paused.
China has attacked the theory that the coronavirus pandemic may have originated as a leak from a Chinese laboratory as a politically motivated lie
Finance Minister Lawrence Wong will be the acting prime minister in Lee’s absence
The launch was North Korea’s 18th round of missile tests in 2022 alone.
China has fallen short on its bold plan for 10 Pacific nations to endorse a sweeping agreement covering everything from security to fisheries
At least 15 people have died in torrential rains across southern China
South Korea says North Korea has fired three ballistic missiles toward the sea
HONG KONG — Former Hong Kong Catholic leader Cardinal Joseph Zen and five others have denied charges for allegedly failing to register a relief fund aimed at financially assisting protesters…
A fire on a ferry in the northeastern Philippines has killed seven people and forced many others to jump into the water, where they were rescued by other vessels
India has accused China of illegally constructing a second bridge across disputed Pangong Lake, an area it says has been under China's “illegal occupation” since the 1960s
The money was supposed to be COVID-19 assistance for low-income households in a small Japanese town, but police say it was mistakenly wired to a bank account of a resident…
Japan’s government says it will begin allowing small package tours from four countries later this month before gradually opening up to foreign tourism for the first time since it imposed…
A tourist bus with a reportedly drowsy driver has slammed into a billboard on Indonesia’s main island of Java, killing at least 14 people and injuring 19 others
Okinawa Governor Denny Tamaki urged Japan’s central government to do more to reduce the U.S. military presence in the southern island group as it marked the 50th anniversary of its…
South Korea says North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles toward the sea in the latest of a series of weapons demonstrations this year
Reports say a Roman Catholic cardinal and three others have been arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces to endanger China's national security
Japan’s capital has announced it will start recognizing same-sex partnerships to ease the burdens faced by residents in their daily lives, but the unions will not be considered legal marriages
Indonesia's navy says sailors deployed to secure travel during the Eid al-Fitr holiday made the country's biggest cocaine seizure after finding plastic packages of the drugs floating at sea
South Korea's military says North Korea has flight-tested a ballistic missile that was likely fired from a submarine, continuing a provocative streak in weapons demonstrations that may culminate with a…
China is installing a career security official as the new leader of Hong Kong in the culmination of a sweeping political transformation that has gutted any opposition in the Asian…
BEIJING — The death toll has risen to 26 in the collapse of a building in central China. The official Xinhua News Agency says that 10 people had also been…
Muslims across India marked Eid al-Fitr on Tuesday by offering prayers outside mosques
HANOI, Vietnam -- Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida discussed the war in Ukraine with Vietnamese leaders on Sunday and said they agreed on the respect for international law and rejection of the use…
Rescuers in central China have pulled out alive five of 23 people trapped in a partially collapsed building while President Xi Jinping gave instructions to rescue the victims “at all…
North Korea claimed to have test-fired that missile last month in its first full-range ICBM liftoff in more that four years.
Japan is sending a vice foreign minister to the Solomon Islands amid worry over a security agreement it struck with China that could increase Beijing’s military influence
Rescuers say 10 people who were retrieved from the frigid sea and the rocky coast of a northern Japanese national park had died, a day after a tour boat with…
The Japanese Coast Guard says rescue helicopters have found nine of the 26 people from a tour boat missing since the day before
Japan’s coast guard says a tour boat with 26 people aboard has been missing for more than seven hours after issuing a distress call and taking in water
Six suspected rebels and an Indian paramilitary officer have been killed in two separate clashes in Indian-controlled Kashmir, days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the disputed region