China’s premier signs economic agreements and praises Pakistan in glowing terms, underscoring the importance of the longstanding alliance to the two Asian powers.
When Masayoshi Matsumoto joined the Japanese army in 1943, he thought he was taking part in a righteous war to free Asia from Western imperialism.
China Development Bank Corporation will lend $580 million to Sri Lanka to help implement key infrastructure projects, a government document shows.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is out to smooth ruffled feathers in India, promising to ease tensions and increase trade between Asia’s fastest growing economies.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un dispatches a high-profile official to travel to China while Beijing is under pressure to rein in its belligerent neighbor.
A committee investigating a deadly collapse of a garment factory building in Bangladesh will recommend that those responsible for the disaster face life in prison.
While China’s government tolerates online anti-corruption vigilantism, it is also extremely leery of the threat the Internet can pose to Communist Party rule.
Thailand has calmed down from the long stint of political turmoil and violence that saw scores killed on the streets of Bangkok three years ago.
North Korea releases a Chinese fishing boat after it was taken from waters between the two countries, the boat’s owner says.
China’s new premier visits India as the neighboring giants look to speed up efforts to settle a decades-old boundary dispute and boost economic ties.
Shortcomings in Jakarta’s health care system may be a sign of chaos to come when the government implements a nationwide health insurance program next year.
A Bangladesh court bans the owner of a garment factory that was destroyed in a fire in November from leaving the country.
China downplays border tensions with India days before the new Chinese premier visits the neighboring country on his first foreign visit since taking office.
A Russian-financed search engine seeking to challenge Google’s dominance in Vietnam is redirecting queries for some politically sensitive terms to the American company’s search engine.
A Japanese mayor who outraged many with remarks about Japan’s wartime sexual services stands by his comments, but says he may have lacked “international sensitivity.”
Bangladesh is evacuating one million people with Cyclone Mahasen expected to hit its low-lying delta coast on Thursday evening.
The Philippine president apologizes to Taiwan for the fatal shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by Philippine coast guard personnel, after Taiwan rejected an earlier apology.
Arctic states agree to let rising economic powers China, India and South Korea become observers to their diplomatic council.
The world’s largest retailer steps up its factory inspections in Bangladesh, but an industry-wide agreement on improving safety has yet to be reached.