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Latest stories about East Asia
18 April 2014
Tap water in Lanzhou was found to have benzene levels 20 times the national safety limit.
17 April 2014
GDP grew 7.4 percent in the first quarter of 2014, the slowest rate since the third quarter of 2012.
13 April 2014
Songkran is a celebration of the Thai New Year but it is also the period when road accidents shoot up across the country.
11 April 2014
The ruling rejected Xu Zhiyong's appeal of his January conviction on charges of "gathering crowds to disrupt public order", a charge often used to clamp down on dissidents.
Two baby Eurasian otters were found on the island of Kinmen after their nest was destroyed by construction work.
10 April 2014
Average prices of new homes in Baoding rose by 4.8 percent from the previous month, the highest monthly growth seen among all 288 cities.
9 April 2014
Traveling with a baby stroller on Japan's crowded public transportation can make for an uncomfortable juggling act. New standardized rules aim to make it easier for parents.
"Hanami", as the activity of flower viewing is called in Japanese, is in full bloom now that cherry blossom season has arrived.
7 April 2014
A satirist and prominent social critic has returned to the airwaves in South Korea after being acquitted on charges of defaming the president.
6 April 2014
About 1,000 Maoming residents rallied against the project over environmental and health concerns. Clashes reportedly left some injured, with rumors that some people were even killed.