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Thai police order thousands of worshippers...

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Sun, Feb 19 2017

Thai police ordered thousands of worshippers to leave the country's biggest Buddhist temple on Sunday...

After night in cell, Samsung scion taken...

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Sat, Feb 18 2017

Handcuffed and tied with white rope, the scion of one of the world's biggest conglomerates, Samsung Group,...

Thousands of Filipino Catholics march...

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Sat, Feb 18 2017

Thousands of Roman Catholics marched in the Philippines capital Manila on Saturday in the biggest gathering...

Fourth suspect arrested over Kim Jong...

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Sat, Feb 18 2017

Malaysian police have reportedly arrested a fourth suspect in its probe into the death of Kim Jong Nam,...

China holds 'anti-terrorism' mass rally...

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Fri, Feb 17 2017

The government of the restive far-western Xinjiang marched thousands of armed officers through the region's...

Samsung chief Lee arrested as S Korean...

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Fri, Feb 17 2017

Samsung Group chief Jay Y Lee was arrested early on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal...

Another held over Kim Jong Un's half-brother...

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Thu, Feb 16 2017

Kim Jong Nam was assassinated in Malaysia on Tuesday

China warns US against fresh naval patrols...

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Wed, Feb 15 2017

The US last conducted a freedom of navigation operation in the area in October, when it sailed the guided-missile...

Religious tensions, fake news test Indonesia's...

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Wed, Feb 15 2017

Millions expected to cast their ballot for the capital's governor following campaigning marred by religious...

Myanmar woman detained in probe into...

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Wed, Feb 15 2017

Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was assassinated in Malaysia on Tuesday...

Chinese weapons reaching 'near-parity'...

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Tue, Feb 14 2017

China is beginning to export its own weapon designs, including armed drones, worldwide and is reaching...

North Korean leader's half brother killed...

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Tue, Feb 14 2017

On Tuesday, after more than a decade in exile from the North, Jong-Nam, the half-brother of current leader...

Turkey detains 600 over alleged links...

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Tue, Feb 14 2017

Tens of thousands of people have been arrested since the abortive coup over suspected ties to Fethullah...

Tour bus crashes in Taiwan, killing...

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Tue, Feb 14 2017

At least 32 people were killed when a tour bus crashed near Taipei on Monday night, with television footage...

Australia, Malaysia, Singapore on love...

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Mon, Feb 13 2017

Victims are lured with promises of love and companionship into giving strangers money

Unicef slams proposed Philippines law...

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Mon, Feb 13 2017

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child states that setting the age of criminal responsibility below...

Infographic: North Korea's quest for...

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Mon, Feb 13 2017

The UN Security Council is to hold an urgent meeting later Monday after North Korea announced it had...

About 200 beached whales refloat themselves...

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Sun, Feb 12 2017

More than 200 whales who became stranded on New Zealand's notorious Farewell Spit on the weekend have...

North Korea tests ballistic missile;...

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Sun, Feb 12 2017

A ballistic missile launched by North Korea on Sunday reached an altitude of about 550km (342 miles)...

US, Chinese military planes in unsafe...

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Fri, Feb 10 2017

Incident comes days after analysts warn of increased risk of skirmishes under Donald Trump

Landslides kill 12 in Indonesia's Bali,...

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Fri, Feb 10 2017

Twelve people have been killed in three landslides across the Indonesian resort island of Bali, as torrential...