Oct 2, 2015

Fukuoka among three finalists to host 2021, '23 swimming worlds

Only three cities, all in Asia, remain in the running to host the 2021 and 2023 World Swimming Championships after two more potential bidders dropped out, FINA, swimming world’s governing body, told Reuters. At least eight countries had expressed some interest in wanting to ...

Feb 13, 2014

Nanjing seeks UNESCO listing for massacre documents

Documents related to the Nanjing Massacre are being submitted for inclusion on a UNESCO list by authorities in the Chinese city, state media reported Thursday, after an uproar over a Japanese bid to include kamikaze pilots’ farewell letters. According to the Shanghai-based Oriental Morning ...