China's recent moves in South China Sea make sense: US scholar

2015-12-30 19:52:36

China's recent moves to defend its sovereign territories in the South China Sea make sense, a US scholar has noted.

S.Korean politicians denounce agreement with Japan on comfort women

2015-12-30 16:16:26

South Korean politicians denounced the agreement with Japan on comfort women, a euphemism for women forced into sexual slavery for the Imperial Japan's military brothels during World War II.

DPRK senior party official Kim Yang Gon killed in car accident

2015-12-30 09:14:17

Kim Yang Gon, a senior party official of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), was killed in a car crash Tuesday, the official news agency KCNA reported Wednesday morning.

Blast at government office in Pakistan kills 21 - official

2015-12-29 20:46:05

A suicide bomber attacked a government office in Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least 21 people and wounding more than 70.

Abe, Park hold phone talks over comfort women deals

2015-12-29 09:32:48

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Monday held telephone talks after the two countries' foreign ministers reached an agreement earlier in the day in Seoul on resolving the lingering "comfort women" issue.

Japan, S. Korea reach deal on 'comfort women'

2015-12-29 07:14:57

Japan and South Korea have reached a deal to solve the thorny issue of Korean women forced into sexual slavery by Japanese troops in World War II.

Pakistani naval ships arrive on goodwill visit and bilateral exercise

2015-12-28 20:16:51

Two Pakistani naval ships received a warm welcome upon their arrival at Wusong naval port in Shanghai on Monday morning for a week-long goodwill visit and a two-day Pakistan-China joint naval exercise.

China opposes Filipinos landing on S. China Sea island

2015-12-28 19:43:05

China voiced strong dissatisfaction at the arrival of Filipino demonstrators on China's Zhongye Dao Island in the South China Sea on Monday.

China urges Japan to deal with historical issues responsibly after 'comfort women' agreement

2015-12-28 19:40:27

China responded to the agreement reached by Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) on Japan's wartime sexual slavery of Korean women during World War II on Monday, calling on Japan to deal with historical issues in a responsible way.

12th Elephant Festival held in Nepal

2015-12-28 16:25:11

12th Elephant Festival held in Nepal

Abe expresses apology, remorse for Korean victims of comfort women

2015-12-28 16:06:21

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe offers his apology and remorse for Korean women falling victim to Japan during World War II.

Seoul digs in heels ahead of Japan talks

2015-12-28 08:22:06

South Korea on Sunday dug its heels ahead of talks with Japan over the thorny issue of wartime sex slaves that has long strained ties.