China anti-dissent playbook may fail in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's rising defiance in democracy battle challenges Beijing's playbook on dissent

Updated 53 minutes, 40 seconds ago

Americans detained in North Korea call for US help

American tourists detained in North Korea expect trial soon; Bae says health deteriorating

Updated 53 minutes, 42 seconds ago

Protesters clash with Pakistan police, storm TV

Pakistan state TV briefly off air as opposition protesters storm station, clash with police

Updated 53 minutes, 51 seconds ago

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

AP PHOTOS: A selection of our favorite images from Asia

Updated 54 minutes, 07 seconds ago

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

Beijing official faces rare show of defiance in Hong Kong on decision to limit vote reform

Updated 56 minutes, 05 seconds ago

Modi visit draws pledges of support from Japan

India Prime Minister Modi wins pledges of support from Japan government, industry

Updated 05 minutes, 16 seconds ago

Asia stocks gain on stimulus hopes, Europe lower

Asian stocks gain on stimulus hopes, European markets drift lower

Updated 05 minutes, 37 seconds ago

Alibaba IPO comes with unusual structure

Alibaba IPO comes with unusual business structure that is price of admittance to China growth

Updated 05 minutes, 53 seconds ago

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge arrives in North Korea

Grammy-winning rapper Pras Michel brings ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to North Korea

Updated 18 minutes, 06 seconds ago

It's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character craze

Beyond Hello Kitty: From jumping pears to goofy bears, Japan's craze for cute characters

Updated 28 minutes, 14 seconds ago

19 new dengue cases in Japan, linked to Tokyo park

Japan reports 19 new cases of dengue, mostly linked to popular park in Tokyo

Updated 56 minutes, 18 seconds ago

Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

Philippines says peacekeepers pull 'greatest escape' from Syrian rebels; 45 Fijians still held

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:48am EDT

Asia stocks rise on S&P high, China stimulus hopes

Asian stocks rise on Wall Street record, China stimulus hopes after manufacturing growth fades

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:36am EDT

Japan rolls out campaign to stockpile toilet paper

Japan rolls out campaign to stockpile toilet paper, saying major quake could affect supply

Monday - 09/01/2014, 03:54am EDT

China: No open nominations for Hong Kong leader

Beijing rules out open nominations for Hong Kong's 1st election, setting stage for showdown

Monday - 09/01/2014, 03:16am EDT

Man in China kills 2 in knife attack at school

Man stabs students, teachers at central China school, killing 2 before jumping to his death

Monday - 09/01/2014, 03:10am EDT

Police, protesters clash in Pakistani capital

Anti-government protesters clash with police in Pakistani capital; 3 killed, 400 injured

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:44am EDT

S. Korea says N. Korea fires projectile into sea

South Korea says North Korea fires short-range projectile into sea

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:30am EDT

China manufacturing growth slowed in August

China manufacturing growth slowed in August on sluggish global demand for exports

Monday - 09/01/2014, 01:10am EDT

Image of Asia: The blur of the crowd in Tokyo

Image of Asia: The blur of the crowd at Tokyo's Shibuya crossing

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 08:28pm EDT
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