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Asia

17 Feb
The axe finally fell on South Korea's once-mighty Hanjin Shipping on Friday as a Seoul court declared it bankrupt after struggling for years under the weight of billions of dollars-worth of debt. Hanjin...
17 Feb
A Malaysian hotel employee said a woman suspected to be behind the murder of the North Korean leader's half-brother Kim Jong Nam stayed at a Malaysian hotel for one night before the assassination took place...
17 Feb
Seven Hong Kong police officers were jailed for two years because of "vicious" attack on a protester during pro-democracy rallies in 2014. That incident was captured on film and beamed around the world...
17 Feb
The United States, South Korea and Japan issued a joint statement on Thursday condemning North Korea's test firing of a ballistic missile. They said Pyongyang should face an "even stronger"...
17 Feb
Samsung chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday in corruption investigation. Mr Lee and the Samsung Group deny any wrongdoing. The case is linked to a scandal that led to the impeachment of President Park Geung-...
15 Feb
South Korea's spy agency suspects two female North Korean agents assassinated the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Malaysia. U.S. government sources also believed that Kim Jong Nam had been...
15 Feb
Hong Kong's former Chief Executive Donald Tsang, 72, arrived at Hong Kong's High Court on Wednesday. His bribery trial is the highest-ranking official ever to be charged in the city's history. He...
15 Feb
Sri Lankan PM says failed asylum seekers safe to return from Australia’s detention centres.    SRI LANKAN PRIME MINISTER, RANIL WICKREMESINGHE       "They left...
15 Feb
Residents in Jakarta began voting on Wednesday. The election is one of the local elections held across the country. But the biggest focus is on Jakarta, where three candidates are competing for the job of...
14 Feb
Residents of Lahore were shocked on Tuesday after an explosion near the Pun-jab provincial assembly, killing at least 13 people and wounded 83 others a day earlier. The Punjab government declared a day of...

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