Crystal Liu as Mulan. The actor said he supported Hong Kong police on Chinese social media. Photograph: Lifestyle pictures / Alamy Stock Photo

Mulan star backs Hong Kong police and raises criticism and boycotts of film

Disney's Mulan live action remake faces boycott requests after its star expressed support

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An art exhibit in honor of Elvis Presley is shown at the candlelit vigil in Graceland, which commemorates his death 42 years ago on Thursday in Memphis, Tennessee. Photo: AP

Elvis fans perform ceremony on 42 anniversary of artist's death

Elvis Presley fans carrying lighted candles on Tennessee night are visiting the grave of rock 'n' icon

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Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako bow at a ceremony commemorating the 74 anniversary of Japan's World War II surrender in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon

Emperor expresses deep remorse for Japan's actions during war

Japan marked the 74 anniversary of its surrender in World War II on Thursday, with Emperor Naruhito mentioning

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A ceremony marking the 74 anniversary of the US bombing of Nagasaki is held in front of the Peace Statue on Friday morning. Photo: KYODO

Nagasaki Marks 74 Anniversary of Atomic Bombing

Nagasaki marked the 74 anniversary on Friday of the American bombing of the city in World War II, with the mayor

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Three women selected as the first generation Nara City Concierge to promote the charms of the former capital (Provided by Nara City Tourism Association)

“Miss Nara”: Title Adopts Milder Name to Include Men

“Miss Nara”, the title of the work of official representatives to promote the charms of the old capital since 1989, disappeared in

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Spacey's acting career has stopped since he was the subject of allegations of sexual assault. Photo: GETTY IMAGES / AFP

Kevin Spacey makes his first public appearance on 2 years in Rome

US actor Kevin Spacey, under investigation for sexual assault in the US and Britain, made a public appearance in

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The paintings in the main hall of Kokujoji Temple in Tsubame, Niigata Prefecture, represent five historical figures enjoying a bath. (Photo: Asahi | Yamato Iizuka)

Niigata Temple artwork draws visitors and wrath of the city

Brightly colored paintings of historical - and naked - male figures brought much-needed visitors and backgrounds to a

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Aichi Triennale's opening ceremony was held in front of the artwork of Mexican artist Pia Camil, “Front Curtain”, at Higashi Ward, Nagoya, on 1 August. (Photo: Asahi | Noboru Tomura)

Aichi Triennale Art Festival Opens with Works by 90 Groups

Art aficionados who want a "fix" will be happy over the next two and a half months with the opening

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