Malaysian prime minister accused of plotting death of journalist exposing corruption

Police investigating the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia questioned the closest advisor…

Japanese teacher released after detention in China

A Japanese academic detained in Beijing since September was released and returned to the country on Friday,…

Chinese ambassador threatens Swedish minister over Gui Minhai award

Swedish Culture Minister will be banned from entering China if she attends…

China plans to replace Carrie Lam, protests continue

China plans to replace Hong Kong trouble leader Carrie Lam with a chief executive…

China tries to restore ties with NBA

Tencent has quietly resumed online broadcasting in China of National Association preseason games…

Blizzard says he will return prize to Hong Kong pro-democracy eSports player

Video game company Blizzard Entertainment has reduced some penalties on an esports player who has broadcast…

Hong Kong will be "blocked" on Communist Party anniversary

Hong Kong will have main roads and transportation blocked on Tuesday to deal with demonstrations…

China quietly doubles troops in Hong Kong, worries of new massacre rise

Last month Beijing transferred thousands of soldiers across the border to this restless city. They entered…

Thousands protest against new criminal code in Indonesia

Thousands of students took to the streets in Indonesia to protest against a criminal code project…

Indonesia: Bill That Can Arrest Unmarried Couples Leads Protests

Indonesia must approve a new criminal code that could ban cohabitation outside marriage…

Police fire tear gas and water cannon at protesters in Hong Kong

A peaceful demonstration in Hong Kong fell into chaos as police fired tear gas and…

Journalist must pay for retweet criticizing former Osaka governor, judge says

Retweeting a critical or harmful post amounts to posting it, according to a court ruling…

Bulgarian journalists protest for freedom of expression

Journalists from the state-owned Bulgarian National Radio protested on Friday in support of press freedom after…

Miyakojima City Cites Defamation in Proposed Lawsuit Against Citizens

In what critics say could have a scary effect on free speech,…

Zimbabwean comedian hides after kidnapping and beating

One of Zimbabwe's best-known comedians and political satirists is hiding after being kidnapped from…

Hong Kong leader sees solution through peaceful dialogue

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful protest…

Thousands march in Moscow demanding open elections

The Russian people held their biggest protest in years in central Moscow in a demonstration…

New Zealand scolds China after student fight

New Zealand scolded Chinese envoys for praising the pro-Beijing students who fought the week…

Repression, protests, censorship: Indian government begins Kashmir takeover

Thousands of Indian security forces suppressed protests in the disputed Kashmir on Wednesday, aided by…

Turkish government destroys more than 300.000 books

More than 300.000 books have been removed from Turkish schools and libraries and destroyed since the attempt…

Hong Kong protests: Australia issues travel warning as China has worst crisis since 1997

Australians traveling to Hong Kong have been warned to exercise a “high degree of caution”…