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11 - 20
South Korea: Let the 'sunshine' in?
The movement towards the formal cancellation of the 'May 24 Measures' is gathering steam.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2014 07:29 GMT
Kim Jong-un 'suffering from discomfort'
North Korean leader has not been photographed by state media since appearing at a concert with his wife in September.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 11:52 GMT
More world records fall in Incheon
Four more weightlifting world records shattered in the Asian Games; South Korea still leads the table after day two.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 15:19 GMT
Chol grabs gold in world-record effort
North Korean weightlifter improves on his own world record at the Asian Games; South Korea lead table after opening day
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 14:47 GMT
New Zealand's 'Fifth Hand'
NSA whistleblower Snowden and journalist Greenwald accuse Wellington of mass spying on New Zealanders.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 19:07 GMT
South Korea gears for cigarette price hike
Move to increase tax by 100 percent marks government attempt to reduce one of the world's highest smoking rates.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 20:41 GMT
Has North Korea launched a charm offensive?
North Korea's recent flurry of diplomatic activity signals increased efforts for international outreach.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 12:19 GMT
North Korea sets trial date for US citizen
Matthew Miller to be tried on September 14 on unspecified charges related to "perpetrating hostile acts".
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 09:07 GMT
Wanderers reach ACL semi-finals
Holders Guangzhou Evergrande edged out in Asian Champions League; FC Seoul also through to semi-finals.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 15:37 GMT
A deep search for the invisible universe
Scientists study the massive destruction of stars - called supernovas - to understand how the universe formed.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 12:37 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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