Entertainment

Statelessness a hurdle for some rescued Thai boys

Jul 16, 2018

The 12 boys and coach of the Wild Boars youth soccer team who were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last are a multi-ethnic, cross-border crew, but some of them cannot even count on a permanent home because they are stateless.

Chinese tech giant Tencent plans US listing for music arm

Jul 9, 2018

Tencent, China's most valuable tech company, says it plans to spin off its streaming music service on a U.S. stock exchange

Rescuers race to drain water inside Thai cave before rains

Jul 5, 2018

With more rain coming, Thai rescuers are racing to pump out water from inside a flooded cave before they can extract 12 boys and their soccer coach with minimal risk

'I beg skies to show mercy': Thais rally behind cave rescue

Jul 1, 2018

There's been an outpouring of hope, empathy and concern across Thailand for a missing youth soccer team, their families and the army of people working to locate them in a flooded mountain cave

Thai singer acquitted of royal defamation charge

Jun 29, 2018

A Thai court has acquitted a prominent singer of the charge of royal defamation, the second time this week the serious charge has been dropped against a political activist

Sridevi, 'Jurassic World' actor Khan win Indian film awards

Jun 25, 2018

The late Sridevi was among Indian cinema performers honored at the International Indian Film Academy Awards

China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show

Jun 22, 2018

A popular Chinese social media site is blocking users from posting about "Last Week Tonight" and its host John Oliver after the HBO news satire program aired a segment making fun of Chinese President Xi Jinping

Trump shows Kim a video laying out the stakes of summit

Jun 12, 2018

President Donald Trump, the former reality television star with a knack for theatrics, used a dose of Hollywood magic as he sought to persuade North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their historic summit

White House restricts US press access to Kim Jong Un summit

Jun 12, 2018

White House restricts journalists' access to parts of Trump's summit with Kim Jong Un

Trump and Kim shake hands in scene complex as their rivalry

Jun 12, 2018

Handshake between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un lasted 13 seconds, a moment taking place in front of a stunning display of interlocked North Korean and American flags and was being dissected around the world

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