Security Council condemns N Korea launch

BBC News - Asia
The UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket, saying it will soon adopt a sanctions resolution.

Anger over Taiwan quake building 'faults'

BBC News - Asia
An investigation into the construction of a Taiwanese apartment complex toppled by an earthquake is launched amid allegations that building regulations were not followed.

Buyer returns stolen tortoise to zoo

BBC News - Asia
A stolen critically endangered tortoise is returned to an Australian zoo after being sold on the black market.

Pakistan's Yasir given doping ban

BBC News - Asia
Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah is given a three-month ban after admitting to a doping offence.


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China "deeply concerned" over discussion on THAAD missile system deployment in ROK

XINHUANEWS
China is "deeply concerned" over the decision by the United States and the Republic of Korea (ROK) to launch an official negotiation on the deployment of an advanced U.S. missile defense system, called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), on the Korean Peninsula, a spokesperson said on Sunday.

Xi grieves over Taiwan quake, vows aid

XINHUANEWS
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday conveyed condolences to the victims in the strong earthquake that struck southern Taiwan on early Saturday.


习近平对台湾6.7级地震受灾同胞表示慰问

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不忘总书记嘱托 共筑“云上”贵州

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福島・大倉山で主婦が遭難 早朝自力で下山

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築地市場移転、ネズミも転機 区が周辺への拡散防ぐ対策

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Sanders, Trump Keep Big Leads in New Hampshire

The Chosun Ilbo
A new poll suggests Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and real estate mogul Donald Trump are maintaining their large leads in the northeastern U.S. state of New Hampshire, which holds a crucial presidential primary vote Tuesday. The poll, released by Monmouth University Sunday, showed Trump with suppor...

Global Community Outraged by N.Korean Rocket Launch

The Chosun Ilbo
Global reaction to North Korea's announcement of launching a long-range rocket has been swift and created universal international outrage. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry issued a statement condemning Pyongyang for "a flagrant violation of UN Security Council Resolutions" related to the use of "b...

Young Illustrator Who Defied the Odds

The Chosun Ilbo
 Wooh Na-young, better known by her pen name Obsidian, has established herself as a well-regarded illustrator with creative interpretations of classics with a modern and Korean twist. One popular success was her drawing of Eo Woo-dong, a renowned gisaeng or paid entertainer of the Chosun era, s...

Traditional Soups for the Lunar New Year

The Chosun Ilbo
The tradition in Korea is to eat tteokguk or rice cake soup, and manduguk or dumpling soup on Lunar New Year's Day. Eating them is thought to bring good fortune for the following year. Records of seasonal customs from the 19th century say that to make tteoguk, rice cakes are cut into the shape of c...


Sanders, Trump Keep Big Leads in New Hampshire

The Chosun Ilbo
A new poll suggests Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and real estate mogul Donald Trump are maintaining their large leads in the northeastern U.S. state of New Hampshire, which holds a crucial presidential primary vote Tuesday. The poll, released by Monmouth University Sunday, showed Trump with suppor...

Global Community Outraged by N.Korean Rocket Launch

The Chosun Ilbo
Global reaction to North Korea's announcement of launching a long-range rocket has been swift and created universal international outrage. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry issued a statement condemning Pyongyang for "a flagrant violation of UN Security Council Resolutions" related to the use of "b...

Young Illustrator Who Defied the Odds

The Chosun Ilbo
 Wooh Na-young, better known by her pen name Obsidian, has established herself as a well-regarded illustrator with creative interpretations of classics with a modern and Korean twist. One popular success was her drawing of Eo Woo-dong, a renowned gisaeng or paid entertainer of the Chosun era, s...

Traditional Soups for the Lunar New Year

The Chosun Ilbo
The tradition in Korea is to eat tteokguk or rice cake soup, and manduguk or dumpling soup on Lunar New Year's Day. Eating them is thought to bring good fortune for the following year. Records of seasonal customs from the 19th century say that to make tteoguk, rice cakes are cut into the shape of c...

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