An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 shook Tokyo and surrounding areas on Monday, but no tsunami warning was issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
The leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un gives field guidance at the 810 army unit's Salmon farms in this undated photo released by the DPRK's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang.
A total of 1,600 paper-made panda sculptures were displayed here on Saturday.
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday afternoon took notice of the kidnapping of a Chinese tourist from the country's northwestern district of Dera Ismail Khan, local media reported.
A militant video released on Sunday purported to show a Chinese tourist kidnapped by Taliban-allied fighters in Pakistan a year ago asking for his government to help release him.
A group of 30 women activists arrived in South Korea on Sunday after a landmark crossing of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) as a symbolic act of peace.
China has rebuked Japan over a visit by the wife of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the war crime-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo.
Chinese technicians in the Maldives have begun drilling boreholes to assess the feasibility of a landmark bridge to connect the airport island to the capital city of Male, local media reported on Friday.
The Foreign Ministry unveils further details about a close encounter on Wednesday involving a US spy plane above the South China Sea.
A South Korean court Friday suspended the prison term of the former Korean Air executive whose onboard "nut rage" tantrum delayed a flight last year, immediately ending her incarceration.
A 3,000-member Japanese delegation arrived in China on Friday, an event observers hope will deepen mutual understanding and trust.