.Tokyo, Japan
Japan's 'rising sun' flag at the Tokyo Olympics has drawn the ire of many of its neighbours (Photo credit: File/AFP)

  • The featuring of Japan's 'rising sun' flag has drawn opposition from its neighbours, especially South Korea
  • South Korea says that the flag is a reminder of Japan's "wartime atrocities"
  • The Japan government deny that the use of the 'rising sun' flag is a political statement or a symbol of militarism

Washington, Jul 22 (PTI) US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R Sherman will travel to China next week, an official said, as part of the country's ongoing effort to hold candid exchanges with ...

.Seoul, South Korea
Seoul authorities have imposed a speed limit on treadmills.(Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • South Korea is seeing a rise in COVID-19 cases
  • To keep the pandemic in check, the government has imposed some restrictions on gym-goers
  • The curbs include a speed-limit on treadmills and curbs on gym music with higher tempo than 120 bpm. 

SEOUL, South Korea, July 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MVL Foundation Pte. Ltd has partnered with TZ APAC – a leading Asia-based public blockchain adoption entity for the Tezos ecosystem – to develop ...

Mumbai, Jun 22 (PTI) Equity benchmark Sensex ended on a flat note after scaling the 53,000 mark on Tuesday as investors booked profits at higher levels.

Mumbai, Jun 15 (PTI) Equity benchmark Sensex jumped over 220 points in early trade on Tuesday, tracking gains in index-heavyweights HDFC twins, Infosys, TCS and Reliance.

The '2030 A MORE Beautiful Promise' includes five goals set under two guiding pillars, 'moving forward together with customers and society' and 'coexisting responsibly with nature' SEOUL, South ...

Mumbai, May 21 (PTI) Equity benchmark Sensex skyrocketed 976 points on Friday, led by gains in index heavyweights HDFC twins, ICICI Bank and SBI as steady earnings reported by key financial ...

.Pyongyang, North Korea
President Joe Biden was addressed without being named. (Photo Credit: AFP File)

  • Pyongyang's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper carried a statement from Kim Yo Jong
  • It is the first reference by North Korea to the new President in Washington
  • Kim Yo Jong is a trusted adviser to her brother Kim Jong Un

.Seoul, South Korea
Seoul's former mayor Park Won-soon died last year in an apparent suicide case. (AFP Photo)

  • Park Won-soon died after his secretary accused him of sexual harassment
  • A report reveals that her accusations were credible
  • Park's words and actions towards his secretary come under South Korea's laws of sexual harassment, the report says