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Esports into Asian Games; Could the Olympics be next?

Aug 27, 2018

Esports is debuting as an exhibition sport in the Asian Games and also pointing toward the Olympics.

Asian Games: Gold for Cambodia by Californian born in Texas

Aug 26, 2018

Asian Games: Gold for Cambodia by a 16-year-old Californian born in Texas

Thais digging in to keep an Asian game at the Asian Games

Aug 25, 2018

Of the Asian games at the Asian Games, sepaktakraw should get some billing as a festival event

Doctor accused of killing family with gas-filled yoga ball

Aug 24, 2018

An anesthesiologist is on trial in Hong Kong charged with killing his wife and daughter by placing a yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide in their car

US 'deeply concerned' after China denies US reporter visa

Aug 24, 2018

The U.S. Embassy in Beijing says it's deeply concerned"about Chinese government restrictions on foreign and domestic journalists after authorities refused to issue a new visa for an American correspondent for BuzzFeed News

2-day memorial ends for Chinese victims of Thai boat tragedy

Aug 23, 2018

A two-day memorial observance in Thailand for a group of 47 Chinese visitors who died when their tour boat sank in bad weather has concluded with a candlelight ceremony

Officials dismiss Indonesian principal behind jihad parade

Aug 23, 2018

Education officials have dismissed the principal of an Indonesian kindergarten after a video of veiled children carrying replica weapons in a street parade sparked an outcry in the world's most populous Muslim nation

Police probe sexual misconduct claims against Chinese monk

Aug 23, 2018

Chinese police have opened an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against a well-known Buddhist monk accused of harassing nuns

Thailand holds ceremony in honor of 47 Chinese boat victims

Aug 22, 2018

Thailand holds religious ceremony in honor of 47 Chinese tourists who died last month when their boat sank in rough weather off the resort island of Phuket

Quakes cut power, topple homes on Indonesia island; 3 dead

Aug 20, 2018

Multiple strong earthquakes cut power across the Indonesian island of Lombok, toppled buildings and killed at least 3 people as the tourist hotspot was trying to recover from a earlier temblor that killed hundreds