Kyung Lah

  • Flight attendant Sanjid Sandhu who escaped MH370, died in MH17 tragedy 21-07-2014 09:06 AM

    Several tragic stories have come to light after the MH17 tragedy. One such story is of a flight attendant, Sanjid Sandhu, who narrowly avoided being on MH370 but wasn't so lucky this time. ...
  • US: Man shot dead in bus, copassengers too absorbed in phones to take notice 14-10-2013 10:09 AM

    What if somebody pulled out a gun on a crowded train you were on, and you fail to notice because you are busy with your smartphone? That's exactly what happened in New York. A man was shot in the back and killed but no one noticed. ...
  • North Korea releases video, display its military strength 03-04-2013 04:05 PM

    North Korea has released a video, showing its strength and perpetrating the message that it's ready to fight. ...
  • Fukushima tragedy: One year on 29-02-2012 10:46 AM

    It's been nearly a year since a powerful earthquake and tsunami devastated coastal Japan. ...
  • Japan: Survivors recall the horror 27-03-2011 10:51 AM

    Survivors are struggling to recover from the earthquake and tsunami that struck just over two weeks ago. ...
  • Children provide hope in quakehit Japan 25-03-2011 09:07 AM

    Meanwhile, rescue operations are still on, the government says nearly 10,000 are dead and over 16,000 missing. ...
  • Japan earthquake: parts of Sendai devastated 13-03-2011 11:18 AM

    CNN's Kyung Lah reports after the megaquake hit Japan. Parts of Sendai city have been totally wiped out. ...
  • Japan launches massive rescue and relief effort 12-03-2011 05:01 PM

    Shirakawa (Japan): The killer 8.9 magnitude earthquake which also triggered a massive tsunami on Friday flattened Japan's north eastern region. The devastation has been unprecedented and over 100 people are feared dead. Over 10,000 have been displaced. Rail, road and air services have all been disrupted. An oil refinery continues...
  • Japan catastrophe: chaos after the megaquake 12-03-2011 11:13 AM

    Frustrating situation for Japanese people who are trying to figure out the extent of damage. ...
  • Internet suicides on the rise in Japan 30-11-2010 01:34 PM

    Internet chat-rooms are encouraging victims of depression to take their lives. ...
  • Japan makes robot that can sense human thought 22-11-2010 10:46 AM

    Japan boasts of an advanced robot research field, but with a new invention they have really outdone themselves. A researcher is helping those in wheelchairs to walk thanks to artificial legs which can detect human thought. Professor Yoshiyuki Sankai is the inventor of the hybrid assistive limb (HAL). He calls...
  • Japanese video games using rape as fantasy 31-03-2010 11:36 AM

    Almost all feature girlishlooking characters some are violent depicting rape, torture and bondage in detail. ...
  • Watch: What can $10 buy you? 18-03-2010 05:46 PM

    Economies around the world are in a crunch which, in turn, affects the people living in these hard times. It makes you wonder how far your dollars can go. ...
  • Japanese ship attacks conservationist in Antarctica 07-01-2010 10:45 AM

    A brazen clash occurred at sea between the two groups. ...
  • Watch: Wackiest Christmas gifts from Japan 23-12-2009 03:30 PM

    If you want a quirky gift, you're sure to find it's born in Japan. ...
  • Recession: Beer slims down, cheaper gets tastier 03-03-2009 01:22 PM

    Kyung Lah tells us why a certain beer has become the drink of choice. ...
  • A sewage treatment plant churns out gold as byproduct 24-02-2009 11:59 AM

    In high priced gold market, the waste equals nearly US $200, 000 a year. ...
  • Watch: Recession effect, Japans elderly turn shoplifters 24-12-2008 01:32 PM

    Japan's worsening economy is forcing the moneyless residents to shoplift. ...
  • Watch: Elders in Okinawa, Japan defy age 09-12-2008 04:32 PM

    In Okinawa, there's something in the air or the food. ...
  • Watch: Recession; Japan monkeys into business 25-11-2008 08:35 AM

    A restaurant to guard against a recession with monkey waiters. ...
  • Japan's economy sliding unexpected: Experts 17-11-2008 09:59 PM

    Japan is the second largest economy in the world. ...
  • JAL CEO takes a pay cut, flies airline out of turbulence 04-11-2008 11:45 PM

    JAL won Airline Turnaround Award from the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation. ...
  • Cat in stationmaster's hat boosts Japan economy 30-10-2008 09:14 PM

    It has singlehandedly pumped $10 mn into the local economy. ...
  • China completes its first spacewalk 28-09-2008 10:31 AM

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  • Aftermath of China quake: Flooding threatens millions 31-05-2008 08:40 AM

    New Delhi: Temperamental pacer S Sreesanth on Wednesday landed in a controversy when a co-passenger in a Bangalore-Delhi flight alleged him of boorish behaviour on board the aircraft. The co-passenger, T R Ravichandran alleged that Sreesanth got into a childish argument with flight attendants when he was asked not to...
  • Tokyo grapples with overflowing lost & found items 16-04-2008 10:11 AM

    Adelaide: India's stand-in skipper in the Adelaide Test - which India lost on Saturday by 298 runs to lose the series 4-0 - Virender Sehwag said while the team fared poorly in the Test series, ODIs will be a different ball game as they are still the World Champions. We...
  • Japan's older pets live the good life 26-02-2008 11:38 AM

    Galle: Off-spinner Nathan Lyon bagged five wickets on debut then captain Michael Clarke hit a fluent 60 on a difficult pitch to put Australia in command with a 283-run second-innings lead against Sri Lanka in the first Test on Thursday. Australia reached 115-6 when bad light stopped play on day...