Tens of thousands protest in South Korea, call for president to quit
Tens of thousands of South Koreans are protesting in the capital, calling on embattled President Park Geun-hye to resign over a growing influence-peddling scandal.
South Korea's Park apologizes again over scandal
South Korean President Park Geun-hye has apologized again for her role in the influence-peddling scandal which has been engulfing her administration.
US Election: Trump hints at bringing up Bill Clinton’s affair
US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has so far steered clear of the Monica Lewinski scandal that rocked the White House during the Bill Clinton administration.
Tokyo elects first female governor
Former defence minister, Yuriko Koike, has been elected as Tokyo's first woman governor, after two predecessors stepped down over scandals clouding Olympic preparations.