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K-pop fans call for GOT7 concerts in Hong Kong to be cancelled over fears for Jackson Wang’s safety

Hong Kong-born Jackson Wang has faced an online backlash after he posted on Weibo that he considered himself a guardian of the Chinese flag.

15 Aug 2019 - 9:59AM

Hong Kong-born Jackson Wang has faced an online backlash after he posted on Weibo that he considered himself a guardian of the Chinese flag.

K-pop fans call for GOT7 concerts in Hong Kong to be cancelled over fears for Jackson Wang’s safety
BTS Army rallies behind Suga after South Korean netizens mock K-pop star’s weight gain

Celebrities who do not match Korean beauty standards are often criticised online, but the loyal BTS fan base quickly took to Twitter to defend the K-pop star.

14 Aug 2019 - 10:19AM

Celebrities who do not match Korean beauty standards are often criticised online, but the loyal BTS fan base quickly took to Twitter to defend the K-pop star.

BTS Army rallies behind Suga after South Korean netizens mock K-pop star’s weight gain
Hong Kong’s Central Asian students feel the heat of extradition bill protests

They make up a fraction of the city’s 18,000 non-local students, and recent political turmoil has left some fearing for their safety

29 Jul 2019 - 11:43AM

They make up a fraction of the city’s 18,000 non-local students, and recent political turmoil has left some fearing for their safety

Hong Kong’s Central Asian students feel the heat of extradition bill protests
Rodrigo Duterte wants a joint Manila-Beijing probe into the South China Sea sinking. Could it be a good idea?

The Philippine president has been criticised for being too soft on China in his response to the sinking, but experts say working together could stop the investigation from turning into a squabble over jurisdiction in the waterway.

26 Jun 2019 - 11:11AM

The Philippine president has been criticised for being too soft on China in his response to the sinking, but experts say working together could stop the investigation from turning into a squabble over jurisdiction in the waterway.

Rodrigo Duterte wants a joint Manila-Beijing probe into the South China Sea sinking. Could it be a good idea?
Narendra Modi and Indians stretch, bend to mark International Yoga Day

Yoga sessions were held across the country to mark the day with the prime minister taking part in an event conducted in Ranchi.

21 Jun 2019 - 10:14PM

Yoga sessions were held across the country to mark the day with the prime minister taking part in an event conducted in Ranchi.

Narendra Modi and Indians stretch, bend to mark International Yoga Day
‘It’s a miracle to be in Hong Kong’: a refugee’s tale, one of 70 million

UN report reveals Asian nations host 11 per cent of the world’s displaced people, and countries are weighing up whether to open their doors to refugees, or shut them out

21 Jun 2019 - 7:32AM

UN report reveals Asian nations host 11 per cent of the world’s displaced people, and countries are weighing up whether to open their doors to refugees, or shut them out

‘It’s a miracle to be in Hong Kong’: a refugee’s tale, one of 70 million
Where’s Robin Hood now? Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad blasts UK’s palm oil hypocrisy

European biofuel competitors ‘invented’ claims that the industry adversely affects ecosystem, the Malaysian prime minister says in Cambridge speech. ‘Where are your forests? Robin Hood still operating from there?’ he asks

18 Jun 2019 - 11:02AM

European biofuel competitors ‘invented’ claims that the industry adversely affects ecosystem, the Malaysian prime minister says in Cambridge speech. ‘Where are your forests? Robin Hood still operating from there?’ he asks

Where’s Robin Hood now? Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad blasts UK’s palm oil hypocrisy