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1 hr ago | The Japan Times
Georges Clemenceau, who, as France's prime minister, led his country to victory in World War I, famously said that "war is too important to be left to the generals."
5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
The shipbuilding and engineering units of South Korea's Samsung group said on Monday they would merge, as the family-run giant gears up for generational ownership succession.
9 hrs ago | Korea Herald
A weeklong festival of wind music will take place next week, bringing together some of the world's finest musicians in the field, such as German Brass.
For 84-year-old retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant James "Jim" Rehanek, language was his contribution to the Korean War effort.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.
With an ever increasing trade, investments and people-to-people contact between them, India and South Korea, the two Asian economic power houses, look forward to correct their trade imbalance, says Seoul's ambassador Joongyu Lee.
There are essentially two Pakistans. One made familiar by gruesome suicide bombings, U.S. drone strikes and heavy political wrangling in headlines around the world.
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Revisiting the past: The Asahi Shimbun published a two-page spread on Aug. 5 that included an explanation of erroneous reporting it published on the topic of the so-called comfort women in the 1980s and '90s.
Former pro-wrestler turned Japanese politician, Antonio Inoki, stages an exhibition wrestling match and other events, including tug-of-war.
The funeral of a South Korean tycoon who was the target of a massive manhunt connected to April's ferry disaster began Saturday under tight security at the compound of the religious group he led.
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A couple takes a selfie in front of trees covered with "love locks" at N Seoul Tower located atop Mount Namsan in central Seoul on Friday.
South Korean newspaper reports that Yun Tae Hyong is now seeking asylum in a third country after he defected from the shadowy regime last week A banker who managed money for North Korea leader Kim Jong-un has fled the country with A 3 million and defected to Russia, it has been claimed.
I have reported from Asia since covering the "Year of Living Dangerously" in Indonesia, 1965-66, and the war in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in the late 1960s-early 1970s for newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune and the old Washington Star.
Peter Blum is pleased to announce the exhibition Chris Marker: Koreans . Chris Marker was one of the last journalists who had the unique opportunity to travel and explore North Korea freely in 1957.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 01:37 pm
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