South Korea
| 17 Oct 2017 | 14:03

SEOUL (The Straits Times/ANN) - Pyongyang slams the exercise as a 'reckless act of war' while Beijing calls for restraint and dialogue.

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Politics
Nepal
| 17 Oct 2017 | 13:59

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Despite not being well thought out at its conception, the Leftist alliance can be used to create real political change

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Politics
Bhutan
| 17 Oct 2017 | 13:43

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - If recent reports are any indicator, Bhutan has to do a lot more in removing the stigma attached to HIV/AIDS.

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Economy
Nepal
| 17 Oct 2017 | 13:42

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Nepal secured 166 votes, the highest in the Asia-Pacific group, said the release, adding that Qatar, Pakistan and Afghanistan were also elected from the region.

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Politics
Bhutan
| 17 Oct 2017 | 13:41

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutan received the Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organisation (ASOCIO) Digital government award at the ICT summit last month in Taiwan for Information and Communications technology (ICT) initiatives that had been undertaken in the country.

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Politics
India
| 17 Oct 2017 | 13:14

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party legislator Sangeet Som's remarks come shortly after the Uttar Pradesh tourism department decided to tick off Taj Mahal from its tourism booklet earlier this month.

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Politics, Regional
Indonesia
| 17 Oct 2017 | 12:57

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Journalists should do a good job in reporting on religion.

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Politics
Indonesia
| 17 Oct 2017 | 12:54

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - All religions promote peace, and instead of focusing on the differences between religions, people should emphasise the exploration of common beliefs in order to accept differences

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Politics
Indonesia
| 17 Oct 2017 | 12:48

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - The government should provide better access for the public to allow them assess the progress of the government’s programmes, which will raise satisfaction levels among the people, which could eventually help Jokowi secure votes in 2019.

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Politics
Cambodia
| 17 Oct 2017 | 11:52

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Passenger growth for Vinci Airports, the airport management arm of French conglomerate Vinci, increased by 12.6 per cent during the first nine months of 2017 compared with the same period last year, with Cambodia operations showing the largest percentage growth for the company.

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Business, Economy