Youth protestors who organized a 2014 pro-democracy 'Umbrella' protest in Hong Kong will be imprisoned for eight months, a high court ruled on Thursday.
The Grammy Awards in China will promote only 'positive and healthy' artists in order to break into the world's second-largest economy.
A Japanese video showing atmospheric re-entry of North Korea’s most recent ICBM suggests the rocket failed to survive extreme heat and pressure on re-entry.
North Korean workers supply the hermit kingdom with hard currency while living abroad in deplorable conditions. Why they may be the secret to the country's survival despite tough international sanctions.
President Moon aims for a 'complete paradigm shift' calling for more transparency, support for small businesses, and broader social safety nets for the unemployed.
Seoul's collaborative offerings to North Korea were ridiculed but President Moon still thinks the South should take the lead when it comes to solving the North Korean nuclear problem.
As President Trump leveled a warning at the hermit kingdom via tweet, a Canadian pastor was freed early, although there is no clear link between this incident and the escalation of tensions between the US and North Korea.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced Tuesday that if approved by the Senate, Australia would hold a non-binding and mandatory poll – the fourth in Australian history and the first in 43 years.
The August full moon rises above the 5th Century BC Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounio, south of Athens, on Aug. 7. More than a hundred of Greece's ancient sites and museums were kept open until late and concerts organized to allow visitors to enjoy the full moon, which is accompanied by a partial lunar eclipse.
South Korea initiated rare face-to-face talks with the North with no response so far. What the cold shoulder from the hermit kingdom might mean.
During a politically fraught time in China, authorities are paying close attention to encrypted messaging platforms like WhatsApp.
If President Moon's overture to the North is successful, it will be the first family reunion talks since 2015.
Following tension sparked by a border dispute in June, China and India should be able to reach a consensus that reflects their 'strategic maturity', says India’s foreign secretary.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in seeks common ground with North Korea's President Kim Jong Un. After decades of discord between the neighboring nations, Mr. Moon wants to alleviate tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
North Korea's missile test on Tuesday suggests the rogue nation may have dramatically expanded its missile range. They can't yet reach the continental United States, but doing so is only a matter of time, defense experts say.
After a milestone launch, it appears North Korea will continue to test its long-range weapons until it perfects missiles that can strike anywhere in the United States.
Tension in a month-long territorial standoff escalated to an all-time high over a plateau in the Himalayan mountains when Bhutan sought India's help to stop Chinese crews from building a road there.