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.

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

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

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.

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.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia (BAKC) yesterday said it would receive around $222,000 to provide pro bono services to poorer defendants in 2018, though many members said the influx of cash – while an increase – was still not enough to defend the thousands of clients bar members are charged with representing each year.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Child brides, Khmer Rouge spies and tragic suicides are all explored in a series of vignettes of marriage during the brutal regime, in the latest work from researcher Kasumi Nakagawa.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - With the fate of the CNRP still in the Supreme Court’s hands, the National Assembly yesterday paved the way for all of the main opposition party’s seats to be handed over to a smattering of smaller parties and, at the local level, to the ruling CPP.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The US has been deporting Cambodian nationals convicted of felonies back to the Kingdom since 2002

JAKARTA (The Straits Times/ANN) - Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan may be eyeing the presidency, but onlookers are waiting to see if he can first unite Jakarta and deliver on his campaign pledges.