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Japan apologizes to forcibly sterilized people, vows redress

Apr 24, 2019

Japan's government has apologized to tens of thousands of people forcibly sterilized under a...

China charges former Interpol president with bribery

Apr 24, 2019

China has formally arrested former Interpol President Meng Hongwei on suspicion of accepting bribes

Japan reporter sues government after passport is invalidated

Apr 24, 2019

A Japanese journalist known for covering war zones has sued the Foreign Ministry after it...

With limos and private train, Kim Jong Un travels in style

Apr 24, 2019

With a private train and stretch Mercedes limousines, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un travels to...

World stocks subdued as Wall Street eyes new record highs

Apr 24, 2019

Shares are mixed in Europe and Asia after the S&P 500's all-time record high close on Tuesday...

Hong Kong sentences leaders of 2014 democracy protests

Apr 24, 2019

A court in Hong Kong has handed down prison sentences of up to 16 months to eight leaders of...