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 2019-10-14 02:52 

Yonhap News

Boeing sees LCCs as growth driver for S. Korea's commercial aviation market...

By Choi Kyong-ae SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- Low-cost carriers (LCCs) will be a key growth......

 2019-10-14 02:52 

NHK

Most transportation services back to normal...

Railway services in the Tokyo area have returned to normal from the first run on Monday after Typhoon Hagibis caused disruptions over the weekend....

 2019-10-14 02:48 

Ecns.cn

Xi says China ready to advance friendly cooperation with Nepal...

China stands ready to work with Nepal in advancing friendly cooperation and opening a new chapter for bilateral ties, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday....

 2019-10-14 02:46 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Justice Minister pushes for prosecution reform...

(ATTN: ADDS minister's comments, photos)By Lee Minji SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- Jus......

 2019-10-14 02:44 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Hong Kong man with learning disabilities arrested during protests was denied treatment for 15 hours by police, his lawyer says...

A man with learning disabilities who was arrested in Hong Kong on Saturday night on suspicion of being involved in an anti-government protest was denied treatment for 15 hours, according to his lawyer.The man, who is autistic and has a moderate form of th...

 2019-10-14 02:43 

Yonhap News

Seoul raises concerns over Fukushima's contaminated water in London...

By Kang Yoon-seung SEJONG, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's fishery ministry said ......

 2019-10-14 02:42 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) K-pop superband SuperM tops Billboard 200...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout) SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- Brand new K-pop act SuperM topped ......

 2019-10-14 02:42 

NHK

Typhoon Hagibis claims 37 lives...

People in Japan are dealing with the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis. The death toll stands at 37 as cleanup efforts are underway in many areas....

 2019-10-14 02:39 

NHK

Train systems returning to normal...

Transport systems in Japan are returning to normal after Typhoon Hagibis caused widespread cancellations and disruptions over the weekend....

 2019-10-14 02:39 

Yonhap News

Netmarble selected as preferred bidder to buy Woongjin Coway...

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- Netmarble Corp., South Korea's top mobile gaming company, ......

 2019-10-14 02:38 

Yonhap News

Health insurance costs for smoking, drinking hit 13 tln won: data...

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- Health insurance spending to cover smoking and drinking-related......

 2019-10-14 02:36 

NHK

Floodwaters likely topped 4 meters in Nagano...

Japan's Geospatial Information Authority says the flooding in a part of Nagano City, central Japan, as a result of Typhoon Hagibis was more than four meters deep at one point....

 2019-10-14 02:35 

Guangming Online

View of Bosten Lake in NW China's Xinjiang(1)...

Aerial photo taken on Oct. 12, 2019 shows a view of the Bosten Lake in Bohu County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.Aerial photo taken on Oct. 12, 2019 shows a view of the Bosten Lake in Bohu County, northwest China's Xinjiang U...

 2019-10-14 02:35 

China Post

An eco-pioneer in architecture...
 2019-10-14 02:35 

China Post

Germany's 16 states: Bavaria...

With an area of more than 7,000 square kilometers, Bavaria is Germany's biggest federal state, and no other state embodies so many of the cliches about Germany: from the mountains and their green meadows to the fairy-tale castle of Neuschwanstein, to ...

 2019-10-14 02:35 

China Post

Ecuador hopes for an end to deadly protests...

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno on Saturday ordered a curfew and military control in his country's capital, Quito, after days of protests triggered by austerity measures. The protests are being led by an indigenous umbrella group. Pre-Columbian grou...

 2019-10-14 02:35 

China Post

Why can't we tickle ourselves?...

Tickling someone else and being tickled is fun. So why isn't it fun to tickle ourselves? As new research on rats shows, there's an important factor missing when the tickling hands are your own. Neuroscientists from Humboldt-University in Berlin ha...

 2019-10-14 02:34 

Yonhap News

S. Korean shares advance on partial trade deal between U.S., China...

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shares traded higher late Monday morning, thanks t......

 2019-10-14 02:34 

Guangming Online

Scenery in Doilungdeqen of Lhasa, China's Tibet(1)...

Photo taken on Oct. 10, 2019 shows the scenery in Doilungdeqen of Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.Photo taken on Oct. 10, 2019 shows the scenery in Doilungdeqen of Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Purbu Zh...

 2019-10-14 02:32 

Guangming Online

Autumn scenery in Benxi, China's Liaoning(1)...

Photo taken on Oct. 12, 2019 shows the scenery in Hugou Village in Benxi, northeast China's Liaoning Province.Tourists take photos in Hugou Village in Benxi, northeast China's Liaoning Province, Oct. 12, 2019. (Xinhua/Yao Jianfeng)...

 2019-10-14 02:31 

Guangming Online

Panda twins born in southwest China(1)...

12 (Xinhua) -- A giant panda gave birth to twin cubs at a breeding base in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said Saturday.The first male cub was born at 1:58 p.m. weighing 176.6 grams while his younger brother popped out ...

 2019-10-14 02:30 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Hotel revenues could halve, warns S&P, as conference participants, tourists give protest-hit Hong Kong a miss...

Hotel owners are facing the grim prospect of their revenues being halved as conferences and exhibitions have either been cancelled or postponed and tourists are choosing to staying away from Hong Kong amid escalating social unrest.The hotel segment will b...

 2019-10-14 02:26 

Ecns.cn

Hong Kong railway services partly suspended due to vandalism by rioters...

Train services of several metro lines in Hong Kong were affected and even suspended Sunday as masked rioters vandalized various stations and hurled objects into the rail track....

 2019-10-14 02:24 

Ecns.cn

Death toll rises to 9 in east China restaurant gas explosion...

Nine people are dead and 10 are injured as a gas explosion ripped apart a restaurant in east China's Jiangsu Province Sunday, local authorities said....

 2019-10-14 02:23 

NHK

Typhoon Hagibis: Death toll exceeds 30...

People in Japan are dealing with the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis. The death toll stands at 31 as cleanup efforts are underway in many areas....

 2019-10-14 02:22 

Nikkei Asian Review

Top Japan retailer taps China for lessons in 21st-century shopping...

SHANGHAI -- As Japan's largest retailer, Aeon, struggles with conservative, cash-wielding consumers at home, it is looking to a China to learn how to...

 2019-10-14 02:22 

Nikkei Asian Review

US-China trade war to sink M&A activity for 2 straight years: report - Nikkei Asian Review...

TOKYO -- Global deal values are expected to suffer two straight years of double-digit falls through next year, as the protracted U.S.-China trade war...

 2019-10-14 02:22 

Ecns.cn

PLA air force to hold air show to celebrate 70th anniversary...

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force will showcase weapons and equipment and offer aerobatic shows to celebrate its 70th founding anniversary, a spokesperson said here Sunday....

 2019-10-14 02:20 

Ecns.cn

HKSAR chief executive's office questions U.S. Senator Cruz's 'baffling' remarks of not seeing protesters' violence...

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive's Office on Sunday said U.S. Senator Ted Cruz's remarks that he had not seen protesters' violence was "indeed baffling."...

 2019-10-14 02:16 

Ecns.cn

Rioters cut police officer's neck, two arrested as violence erupts again in Hong Kong...

Rioters attacked police officers with sharp objects and cut a police officer's neck from behind in Hong Kong Sunday afternoon, as violence erupted again in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region....

 2019-10-14 02:14 

Guangming Online

Chinese-American scientists highlight serving community...

12 (Xinhua) -- Around 300 Chinese American scientists and engineers gathered in the northwestern suburbs of Chicago on Saturday to communicate at the 27th annual conference of the Association of Chinese-American Scientists and Engineers (ACSE)....

 2019-10-14 02:13 

Guangming Online

China's rocket-carrying ships depart for transportation mission...

12 (Xinhua) -- China's two rocket-carrying ships departed Saturday from a port in east China's Jiangsu Province on a transportation mission.The two Yuanwang ships are China's first ships made exclusively to carry rockets....

 2019-10-14 02:12 

Guangming Online

Feature: Yale graduates redefine Chinese food in American kitchens(1)...

The menu was mainly composed of chun bing, or flour wraps, and noodle bowls, with a variety of options for customizing by adding meats, vegetables and sauces.Today, the chain has expanded to five restaurants, three of which are located in Manhattan, New Y...

 2019-10-14 02:11 

Guangming Online

Concert staged in Philadelphia highlights Chinese musical culture(1)...

12 (Xinhua) -- A special one-night-only concert celebrating China's musical culture was staged on Saturday night at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia....

 2019-10-14 02:10 

Yonhap News

Justice Minister pushes for prosecution reform...

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- Justice Minister Cho Kuk on Monday announced plans to put prose......

 2019-10-14 02:09 

Yonhap News

Investors eye risks of betting on Hong Kong-tied equity trusts...

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- High-risk financial instruments that are designed to bet on Hon......

 2019-10-14 02:07 

NHK

Japan's transport systems return to normal...

Transport systems in Japan are returning to normal after Typhoon Hagibis caused widespread cancellations and disruptions over the weekend....

 2019-10-14 02:04 

China Post

Mariota's starting spot in flux after benching vs Broncos...

DENVER (AP) — Marcus Mariota was blasted, baffled and finally benched. Now, his starting spot is in limbo. The Tennessee Titans quarterback got the hook in the third quarter for his ragged play during a 16-0 loss to the Denver Broncos on Sunday. Bac...

 2019-10-14 02:04 

China Post

Rembrandt's social network, centuries before Facebook...

There's never a shortage of works by the golden boy of the Dutch Golden Age on display in museums across the Netherlands. Yet the painter who inspired millions with his masterpieces and his works will be drawn even more into focus in 2019 as museums a...

 2019-10-14 02:04 

China Post

Hangovers are an 'illness,' German court rules...

A German court ruled on Monday that hangovers were an "illness." The judgment came after plaintiffs claimed a company offering anti-hangover "shots" and powders was making unlawful claims about curing the after-effects of alcohol. Food and...

 2019-10-14 02:04 

Guangming Online

China, Singapore claim wins in world university dragon boat invitational race...

13 (Xinhua) -- Universities from China and Singapore claimed gold medals in the 2019 World University Dragon Boat Invitational Race held in Zunyi, Guizhou province of China on Sunday....

 2019-10-14 02:04 

China Post

Cowboys drop third straight with 24-22 loss to Jets...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — There's no panic in the Dallas Cowboys just yet. They know how things look from the outside, especially after a 24-22 loss to the previously winless New York Jets on Sunday. Their confidence, however, remains unshake...

 2019-10-14 02:04 

China Post

N-word and gender politics: How German translators deal with them...

It's a debate that's revived every time an expurgated version of a classic of literature is published: Should offensive terms be removed from books or should they be left in? One famous example in Germany came with a new edition of Astrid Lindgen&...

 2019-10-14 02:03 

China Post

Serial stowaway remains jailed after latest airport arrest...

CHICAGO (AP) — A 67-year-old woman with a history of sneaking onto flights without a ticket will remain jailed after the latest incident in which police say she tried to get past security at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. Marilyn Hartm...

 2019-10-14 02:03 

Guangming Online

Kunming International Tennis Tournament kicks off in Yunnan...

13 (Xinhua) -- The 2019...

 2019-10-14 02:03 

China Post

Argentina's Holocaust museum unveils Nazi relics...

Argentina's Museum of the Holocaust has displayed a trove of Nazi relics that it plans to add to its collection. The relics were originally confiscated by Argentine authorities in 2017 during a raid on a private collector of illegal art and archaeolog...

 2019-10-14 02:03 

China Post

Do's and don'ts at the Oktoberfest...
 2019-10-14 02:03 

Guangming Online

China claims silver and bronze on balance beam at Gymnastics Worlds(1)...

Gold medalist Simone Biles (C) of the United States, silver medalist Liu Tingting (L) of China, bronze medalist Li Shijia of China pose for photos at the awarding ceremony after the Women's Balance Beam Final of the 2019 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World ...

 2019-10-14 02:01 

Guangming Online

Macron, Merkel call for end to Turkish offensive in north Syria...

13 (Xinhua) -- French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday called for the end of Turkish offensive in northeast Syria.Also on Sunday, Merkel called for an immediate end of the Turkish military operation in northern Syria...

 2019-10-14 02:01 

Yonhap News

The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR) as posted by Yonhap......

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