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".
Plane makes emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur after turning back because of landing gear scare.
Residents scuffle with officials as Tokyo begins construction of coastal monitoring unit near islands claimed by China.
Four activists given jail terms of up to three-and-half years after they urged officials to disclose their assets.
Move comes after UN's International Court of Justice ruled that Tokyo's Antarctic whaling is commercial, not scientific.
Two journalists appear in court for writing story implicating navy in trafficking of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar.
Economy grows at slowest pace in 18 months in first quarter of 2014, official data shows, but major stimulus ruled out.
Parliamentary committee unanimously passes a resolution urging the government to continue whaling, weeks after ICJ ban.
Drills are taking place within 20km of the demilitarised zone that separates North Korea from the South.
Cyclone Ita downgraded to Category 1 storm after it unleashed strong winds and heavy rains over the country's far north.
Beijing court confirms four-year prison term for Xu Zhiyong, convicted for support of anti-corruption protests.
13 Apr 2014 19:02 GMT
Yet another UN report on climate change warns of dire consequences if no action is taken.
23 Mar 2014 20:14 GMT
How can a modern airliner with 239 people on board simply disappear?
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