Arts And Entertainment

Communist Party will regulate China's media, film industry

Mar 23, 2018

The Communist Party is taking direct control of China's broadcasters and will regulate everything from movies and TV to books and radio programs in a move that tightens party supervision over public life

MeToo takes off in South Korea, but justice harder to attain

Mar 22, 2018

The MeToo movement took off fast in South Korea, toppling famous men including a prominent politician, but justice for victims and change in a patriarchal society appears harder to attain

Prince Charles declines Australian speech invitation

Mar 21, 2018

An advocate for Australian constitutional change says Prince Charles has declined a cheeky invitation to explain why he should become Australia's next head of state

South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea

Mar 20, 2018

South Korea says it will send a 160-member artistic delegation to North Korea, including about 10 popular K-Pop singers

Mocha master: SKorea barista adorns coffee with works of art

Mar 16, 2018

A South Korean barista is charming customers at his coffee shop by drawing intricate artworks on the foamy cream topping their drinks

Chinese dissident: Even changing leaders won't change China

Mar 12, 2018

Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei says it doesn't matter if China has a change in leaders or not, the culture and the system there will always remain the same

South Korean actor under sexual abuse probe found dead

Mar 9, 2018

A veteran South Korean actor who was under investigation for alleged sexual abuse of his students has been found dead

South Korea president joins country's growing MeToo movement

Feb 26, 2018

South Korea's president has joined a growing number of supporters of the country's MeToo movement, adding momentum to recent allegations of sexual misconduct against some of the most powerful men in the nation's art and entertainment industry

Olympic medalists close curtain with figure skating gala

Feb 25, 2018

Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva joined other medalists from the Pyeongchang Olympics for figure skating's traditional curtain-closing exhibition gala

Column: Predicting the future for these Olympians

Feb 25, 2018

Olympians make their mark, but where will they be in 10 years? Here are some guesses

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