TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, his ratings in a slump amid a suspected cronyism scandal and cover-up, apologized again on Sunday for causing anxiety and loss of confidence in his government.
SEOUL (Reuters) - A worker at a South Korean plant of General Motors was found dead in a suspected suicide after filing for a voluntary redundancy program of the U.S. carmaker's ailing unit, union officials and police said on Sunday.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China pledged on Sunday to press ahead with market opening and reforms while reiterating that it will treat domestic and foreign firms equally and protect intellectual property rights.
Former President Barack Obama says negotiations with North Korea on its nuclear weapons program are difficult, partly because the country's isolation minimizes possible leverage, such as trade and travel sanctions against Pyongyang.
POTHOLES caused nearly £1billion of damage to vehicles in the past year, a study found. The bill is up 34 per cent on the £684million of two years ago. Seven in ten drivers said they hit a pothole a week. A quarter ride over one every day. It left 8.2mi
An Iowa mother has filed a $1 million civil lawsuit after her 6-year-old daughter's grandfather -- who pleaded gulty to molesting the child -- saw his sentenced reduced and weeks later claimed a $100,000 lottery prize.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's air force has held another round of drills in the disputed South China Sea and the Western Pacific after passing though Japan's southern islands, the air force said on Sunday, calling such exercises the best preparation for war
ONE in five British troops is not fit to fight, shock new figures obtained by The Sun on Sunday reveal. A total of 13,223 military personnel have been classed as “non-deployable”, meaning they cannot serve on the front line. A further 13,989 Army, Nav
A REVENGE porn creep is facing jail after running a sick “sextortion” Facebook scheme targeting more than 30 women. Joseph Iorio, 21, of Long Island, US, threatened to expose his victims’ sex snaps unless they sent him more explicit photos a
KANDY, Sri Lanka (Reuters) - Police and politicians backed by the country's former strongman President Mahinda Rajapaksa joined anti-Muslim riots that rocked Sri Lanka's Kandy district this month, according to witnesses, officials and CCTV footage reviewe
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President Donald Trump said having "highly trained" teachers armed with guns in class could help prevent tragedies like the deadly Florida school shooting.
Trump said he'd support spending federal dollars to give "expert teachers
(Reuters) - Roger Federer suffered a shock 3-6 6-3 7-6(4) defeat to Australian wildcard Thanasi Kokkinakis on Saturday that will cost the Swiss his world number one ranking and leaves the Miami men's tournament wide open.