Indo-Pacific

CPTPP: Taiwan VS China

Taiwan filed to join a Trans-Pacific trade group days after China formally submitted its application, potentially compounding an already awkward position for the pact’s...
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China’s Industrial Subsidies Make Troubles Again

United States President Joe Biden and China’s leader Xi jinping have spoken by phone for 90 minutes, in their first talks in seven months,...
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Myanmar Military Seizes Power in Coup

The head of Myanmar’s military has taken charge of the country from its civilian-run government, an army-run television station declared, after civilian leader Aung...
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Protesting Farmers Flood India’s Capital, Storm Historic Fort

Tens of thousands of farmers rolled into India’s capital Tuesday on tractors festooned with Indian flags, overshadowing a traditional military parade on a national...
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New India-China Border Clash Shows Simmering Tensions

NEW DELHI — Indian and Chinese language troops have clashed alongside their disputed Himalayan border, based on media and army stories on Monday, as...
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After Trump setbacks, Kim Jong-un starts over with Biden

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Last year was a disaster for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. He helplessly watched his country’s already battered...
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Japan suicides jumped 16%. And women have been impacted most

There is an increasing concern that the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic could harm psychological health and exacerbate suicide risk. Japan had seen a...
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Historic change to Australian national anthem

Australia woke up to a new year on Friday — and a slightly different national anthem. There has been a historic change to Australia’s...