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SHANGHAI An amphibious plane crashed into a highway bridge on the edge of the Chinese commercial hub Shanghai on Wednesday, killing five people and injuring...

HONG KONG Relatives of a Hong-Kong family injured in a brutal axe attack by an Afghan refugee on a German train have revealed details of...

SEOUL North Korea fired three ballistic missiles on Tuesday which flew between 500 and 600 km into the sea off its east coast, South Korea’s...

BEIJING Beijing will “never” stop building in the South China Sea prematurely, a top military official has vowed, despite an international ruling that its actions...

BEIJING A collection of documents from Zhao Ziyang, who was China’s reformist Communist Party chief until he was toppled in 1989 for opposing the Tiananmen...

MANILA The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out a long-running corruption case against jailed former president Gloria Arroyo and ordered her immediate release after...

TAIPEI A Taiwan bus taking mainland Chinese tourists to the airport for their flight home caught fire and crashed Tuesday, killing all 26 on board...

TOKYO The launch of Japan’s first dedicated military communications satellite will be delayed by two years after a mishap with a blue tarpaulin damaged sensitive...

BEIJING Beijing will close off access to part of the South China Sea for military drills, officials said on Monday, after an international tribunal ruled...

YANGON Continuing fighting is undermining Aung San Suu Kyi’s drive for lasting peace in Myanmar, rebel leaders warned Monday as they cautiously welcomed her new...