Recreation And Leisure

Attacker at Philippine festival shared fruit to conceal bomb

Aug 29, 2018

The Philippine military says the bomber who killed two people and wounded 35 at a town festival offered fruit to people to evade suspicion when he abandoned a bag containing the bomb

Bomb kills 1, injures 35 at Philippine town festival

Aug 28, 2018

A Philippine military official says a bomb explosion has killed at least one person and wounded 35 others during a town celebration in the country's south

Esports into Asian Games; Could the Olympics be next?

Aug 27, 2018

Esports is debuting as an exhibition sport in the Asian Games and also pointing toward the Olympics.

Asian Games: Gold for Cambodia by Californian born in Texas

Aug 26, 2018

Asian Games: Gold for Cambodia by a 16-year-old Californian born in Texas

Thais digging in to keep an Asian game at the Asian Games

Aug 25, 2018

Of the Asian games at the Asian Games, sepaktakraw should get some billing as a festival event

Koreas extend conciliatory steps to Asian Games

Aug 10, 2018

The Koreas will take their reconciliation steps to the Asian Games, where they will jointly march in the opening ceremony and field combined teams

Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Aug 7, 2018

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

Australian woman detained in Bali over Papua link

Aug 4, 2018

An Australian graduate student whose honeymoon plans in Indonesia included a cultural festival in the violent and insecure Papua region says she's being deported after officials accused her of being a journalist

US art collector returns 12 ancient artifacts to Thailand

Aug 3, 2018

A private American collector has returned a dozen ancient artifacts to Thailand as the Southeast Asian country presses for other treasures that were taken abroad to be given back

Generals from rival Koreas end talks with no agreement

Jul 31, 2018

Rare general-level talks between the two Koreas have ended with no agreement, but the top delegates say they had a meaningful discussion on easing their countries' decades-long military standoff