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Mulan movie boycott calls grow over scenes filmed in Xinjiang

HONG KONG: Disney's "Mulan" remake is facing fresh boycott calls after it emerged some of the blockbuster's scenes were filmed in China's...

Tokyo Olympics 2020 should be held ‘at any cost’

TOKYO: The Tokyo Olympics 2020 should be held next year "at any cost" given athletes' efforts to be ready, Japan's Olympic minister...

Japan ruling party launches race for Abe’s successor

TOKYO: Japan's ruling party on Tuesday kicked off the race to pick Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's successor, with his powerful right-hand man...

Swedish fish dish so pungent it should be opened outdoors

SÖDERHAMN, Sweden: As chef Malin Soderstrom opened the can, the trapped air escaped with a hiss and filled the balcony of her...

Asian markets rise after rout, pound extends losses

HONG KONG: Asian markets ticked higher Tuesday after last week's steep drops as investors brushed off Donald Trump's latest anti-China salvo, while...

Tokyo stocks close higher after European markets rally

TOKYO: Tokyo stocks closed higher on Tuesday as rallies in major European markets prompted investors to buy back following two days of...

Japan firm says day when cars fly is nearing

TOKYO: It might seem like a flight of fancy, but a Japanese firm says it is one step closer to making flying...

South Korea’s history-making K-pop septet — BTS

SEOUL: Trailblazing South Korean boy band BTS have shot to the top of the US charts with their first all-English song, and...

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