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Summit may be the grand theater Kim needs to show his people

Sep 19, 2018

The South Korean president's visit to Pyongyang might provide Kim Jong Un perfect propaganda to show North Koreans their leader is pushing for the long-denied prosperity they deserve

Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce'

Sep 18, 2018

Samsung scion and a pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce" are included in Seoul's delegation to the third Korean summit

Newspaper reprints controversial cartoon of Serena Williams

Sep 12, 2018

A cartoon of Serena Williams that has been widely condemned as a racist depiction of the tennis great has been reprinted on the front page of an Australian newspaper

Chile international Valdes apologizes for derogatory gesture

Sep 11, 2018

Chile international Diego Valdes has apologized for creating a racism controversy in South Korea ahead of the friendly game between the teams on Tuesday

Bolt takes break for A-League tryout

Sep 8, 2018

Usain Bolt takes a week-long break from trial with Central Coast Mariners

Korean boy bands, soccer stars march to different beats

Sep 6, 2018

Boy band BTS hit the top of the charts not long after Son Heung-min and his South Korean soccer team stepped atop the Asian Games podium. The performers and athletes brought acclaim to the country, and it has sparked a national debate on military service

Chinese e-commerce tycoon part of celebrity tech elite

Sep 5, 2018

The e-commerce billionaire who was arrested and released by Minneapolis police is a high-profile member of a Chinese tech elite who enjoy the glamor of movie stars in their homeland

Australian cricket chiefs challenge match-fixing claims

Aug 28, 2018

Cricket Australia has challenged Al-Jazeera to produce its evidence after the Qatar-based satellite news network warned of plans to air another documentary into alleged match fixing and corruption in the sport

US 'deeply concerned' after China denies US reporter visa

Aug 24, 2018

The U.S. Embassy in Beijing says it's deeply concerned"about Chinese government restrictions on foreign and domestic journalists after authorities refused to issue a new visa for an American correspondent for BuzzFeed News

China denies visa for BuzzFeed writer in likely retaliation

Aug 23, 2018

China has refused to renew the journalist visa for an American reporter with BuzzFeed News in what appeared to be punishment for her reporting on sensitive subjects

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