Entertainment

The Latest: North Korea to send orchestra to South Korea

Jan 15, 2018

South Korea says North Korea to send 140-member orchestra to perform in Seoul during Olympics

Criticism of Margaret Court is muted at Australian Open

Jan 15, 2018

Marriage equality proponents draped themselves in rainbow flags on the first day of the Australian Open to protest Margaret Court's views on gay marriage. Several, however, stopped short of saying Court's name should be stripped from the venue

World champ Sagan wins prelude to Tour Down Under

Jan 14, 2018

Triple world champion Peter Sagan wins prelude to World Tour's Tour Down Under

Aussie actor Craig McLachlan denies sexual misconduct claims

Jan 9, 2018

Australian actor Craig McLachlan has left a stage show and production of a television series he was to star in has been suspended after three actresses accused him of indecent assault, sexual harassment and bullying four years ago

BBC's China editor resigns over gender pay gap dispute

Jan 8, 2018

The BBC's China editor has resigned her position in Beijing in protest over what she called a failure to sufficiently address a gap in compensation between men and women at the public broadcaster

China tries Tibetan language advocate featured in NY Times

Jan 4, 2018

An activist promoting the Tibetan language has been tried in western China for inciting separatism after he appeared in a documentary video produced by The New York Times

China's 2017 movie ticket sales rise 13.5 percent

Jan 1, 2018

Domestic movie ticket sales rose 13.5 percent in 2017 in China, the world's second-biggest global film market

Wallaby Karmichael Hunt arrested for drug possession

Dec 30, 2017

Wallaby Karmichael Hunt arrested, charged with drug possession

Popular S. Korean boy band member dies in possible suicide

Dec 18, 2017

Police say the lead singer of popular South Korean boy band SHINee has died in a possible suicide

China warns citizens in Pakistan of possible terror attacks

Dec 8, 2017

China has warned its citizens in Pakistan to be on alert after receiving intelligence reports about possible attacks targeting Chinese