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 A handout photo made available by the Korea Football Association shows players from South Korea (white) and North Korea (red) in action during the Fifa World Cup qualifying game in Pyongang. Photograph: EPA

Long-time foes North and South Korea played a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday, their first football match in the North in 30 years, but no fans were al(...)

The adorable monster in Abominable

Teenager Yi (Chloe Bennet) is grieving for her late father and feeling distant from her mother and live-in grandmother when she encounters a Yeti on t(...)

Participants cheer beneath a large portrait of Chinese president Xi Jinping during a parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of Communist China in Beijing on Tuesday. Photograph: Mark Schiefelbein/AP

China celebrated its growing power and confidence with a big display of military hardware and goose-stepping troops in Beijing on Tuesday, overseen by(...)

Patrons sit at the bar of the Whiner Beer Company in Chicago. Some of the carbon dioxide from the fermenting process is used to stimulate the growth of plants and algae. Photograph: Joshua Lott/The New York Times
Feeding cities with less waste

A gigantic steel cylinder shines in the afternoon sun outside The Plant, a 93,500sq ft “living food laboratory” here. To the untrained eye, it looks l(...)

Photograph: Kyle Lam/Bloomberg

Anheuser-Busch InBev has pulled off one of the year’s biggest initial public offerings the second time around, raising about $5 billion (€4.54 billion(...)

Investors are expecting the ECB to restart its asset purchase programme. Photograph: Getty Images

European shares opened higher on Wednesday, bolstered by China’s move to exempt some US goods from additional tariffs, the latest sign that a prolonge(...)

People in the first Costco outlet in China, on the stores opening day in Shanghai on Tuesday. Photograph: Getty Images

Costco’s first outlet in China opened on Tuesday and was soon overrun with customers willing to fight over discounted products and wait hours to pay f(...)

Those with a big stake in Hong Kong’s future need to do more than fall meekly in line with China and become Beijing’s enforcers

Li Ka-shing, the 91-year-old Hong Kong tycoon, is a veteran of communicating with symbols and allusions. So when his property company CK Asset Holding(...)

 Protesters react after police fire tear gas at them during an anti-government rally in Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong, on Wednesday. Photograph: Jermole Favre

Crystal Kan, a young veteran of the protests that have rocked Hong Kong since mid-June, knows where she will be if Chinese troops roll across the terr(...)

Motorcyclists ride past debris caused by winds from Typhoon Lekima in Zhoushan City, east Zhejiang Province, China, August 9th 2019. Photograph: Cao Liancong/EPA

The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country bra(...)

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