Arts And Entertainment

Chinese viewers balk at 'Bohemian Rhapsody' film censorship

Mar 27, 2019

Moviegoers in China say the version of "Bohemian Rhapsody" shown in Chinese theaters erases mentions of Freddie Mercury's sexuality

Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

Mar 14, 2019

Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game "Judgment," also known as "Judge Eyes," after one of its actors was arrested on drug charges

Arata Isozaki wins Pritzker for designs blending East, West

Mar 6, 2019

Japanese architect Arata Isozaki, credited with innovatively blending East and West, has been awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize

White House restricts press access as Kim, Trump meet

Feb 27, 2019

The White House restricts press access to some of President Donald Trump's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Hanoi Postcard: Vietnamese painter of Trump art diversifies

Feb 27, 2019

Hanoi Postcard: Vietnamese artist's portfolio of Donald Trump artwork is expanding _ to include Kim Jong Un

Correction: Japan-Emperor story

Feb 26, 2019

Correction: Japan-Emperor story

Japan's emperor marks 30th year of reign at Tokyo ceremony

Feb 24, 2019

Japan's Emperor Akihito has attended a ceremony to mark the 30th year of his reign while calling for the country to embrace openness in a more globalized world

Japan scholar and translator Donald Keene has died at 96

Feb 24, 2019

Donald Keene, a giant in the field of Japanese literature and translation, has died at the age of 96

Kim, Trump impersonators draw ire of Vietnam's authorities

Feb 23, 2019

Vietnamese authorities are not amused by the antics of two impersonators of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump

Saudi crown prince in China on latest stop of Asian tour

Feb 21, 2019

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in China on the latest stop of a sweep through Asia aiming to expand the kingdom's influence on the continent