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South Korea ferry death toll reaches 121
More bodies found but 181 remain missing, as rescue operations are ramped up under better weather conditions.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 22:17 GMT
Cyberwars on the Korean Peninsula
What Kim Jong-un's regime fears most is the inability to sustain information control inside North Korea.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 07:00 GMT
Japanese MPs visit controversial war shrine
Nearly 150 at Yasukuni shrine, which honours war dead including many convicted of war crimes against neighbours.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 06:25 GMT
S Korea ferry disaster 'tantamount to murder'
Four more arrests made as President Park Geun-hye describes behaviour of captain and crew as "utterly incomprehensible".
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 11:17 GMT
Korea kin angry over slow ferry rescue
Transcript shows confusion and indecision among crew after ferry began listing dangerously in calm waters.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 14:26 GMT
More bodies recovered from S Korea ferry
Divers find more bodies from sunken South Korean ferry, bringing the death toll to 58, while about 240 remain missing.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 13:42 GMT
Korea kin seek answers over ferry disaster
Families desperate for news on their loved ones have challenged officials on their response to the tragedy.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 18:11 GMT
Korean divers remove first bodies from ferry
Three bodies removed from sunken ferry as rescue operation continues for those still missing amid receding hopes.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 17:29 GMT
S Korea divers see bodies inside sunken ferry
Three bodies seen in submerged hull of capsized ferry as rescue operation continues for nearly 300 missing people.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 15:10 GMT
Attack on S Sudan UN base may be 'war crime'
Assault on base that killed 58 people and injured 100 others may "constitute a war crime", the United Nations says.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 14:15 GMT
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