J-FEED
SERVICES

ALSO AVAILABLE ON iPAD

Channel NewsAsia

www.channelnewsasia.com
Latest Channel NewsAsia Front Page News
29 Jul
Barclays, which earlier this month sacked chief executive Antony Jenkins, said profit after tax increased to £1.611 billion (US$2.512 billion, €2.275 billion) in the six months to the end of June from £1.126 billion in the first half of 2014.
29 Jul
The leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish HDP opposition called on Wednesday for an immediate halt to hostilities on both sides after Turkish air strikes on Kurdish militants in response to an increase in attacks on the security forces.
29 Jul
Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years, its state security service said on Wednesday, apparently for making comments that suggested he supported Russia's annexation of Crimea last year.
29 Jul
Under the new scheme, medallists at the WorldSkills Competition in Sao Paulo will stand to get bigger cash rewards. 
29 Jul
Japanese video game giant Nintendo says it swung to a US$67 million net profit in the three months to June, as the company's new line-up of 3DS portable consoles "continued to expand their sales".
29 Jul
Chinese swimming sensation Sun Yang cannot seem to escape the spotlight in or out of the water, and at the world championships, starting in Russia on Aug. 2, the towering freestyler will again be the name of everyone's lips.
29 Jul
Finland's Nokia, once the world's largest phone maker, has unveiled a spherical camera designed for making 3D movies and games that can be watched and played with virtual reality headsets.
29 Jul
Poland's richest man, Jan Kulczyk, died on Tuesday night at 65 due to surgery complications, a spokeswoman at Kulczyk Holding said.
29 Jul
Indian budget airline SpiceJet Ltd is in talks with Boeing Co and Airbus Group to acquire about 100 new narrow-body jets, its chief financial officer said on Wednesday, in a deal that would be worth about US$11 billion at list prices.
29 Jul
Benjamin Sim Wei Liang, 30, was sentenced to 20 years and six months' jail and 24 strokes of the cane for a series of sexual offences committed against four young girls aged between 11 and 13.
Download your free
News On Japan iPhone App

Follow NewsOnJapan.com on Twitter @newsonjapan