Brunei
| 17 Jul 2019 | 23:13

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The scene was set during the wee hours of yesterday morning for Bruneians to witness one of astronomy’s rarest phenomena, the clear skies providing a magnificent view of the much-anticipated partial lunar eclipse.

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General, SciTech
Indonesia
| 17 Jul 2019 | 22:03

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia's flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has become a laughing stock following its no-photo policy.

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Business
Indonesia
| 17 Jul 2019 | 20:26

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - For the last 20 years, Indonesia has proven that Islam and democracy are compatible, and the 2019 election has reaffirmed that Indonesia is the world’s largest democracy among Muslim-majority nations.

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Politics, Regional
Bhutan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:53

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Replacing Zhemgang with Sarpang for the tourism flagship programme is in contravention of the Budget and Appropriation Act and must be reconsidered.

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Politics, Economy
Bhutan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:52

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - When the cottage and small industries (CSIs) globally are turning out to be mainstream financing target, Bhutan is well placed to reap the benefits.

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Finance, Economy
Bhutan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:51

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - There will finally be a housing policy, that will come as a relief to the 81 percent and growing urban dwellers paying rents and always at the whims of the landlords.

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Economy
Japan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:50

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Boar is the traditional zodiac character for this year and in past such years voter turnout tends to fall and the Liberal Democratic Party struggles.

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Politics
Japan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:50

 KYOTO (The Japan News/ANN) - The highlight of the annual Gion Festival, were twenty-three Yamahoko floats, known as “moving museums” because of their elaborate decorations.

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Culture
Japan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:47

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A paid service rolled out by Japan govt will send notifications of nationwide damage estimates to companies soon after major earthquakes in the Nankai Trough and elsewhere. 

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Business, Finance
Japan
| 17 Jul 2019 | 19:45

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Due to a record lack of sunshine, the Kanto and Koshin regions have been experiencing relatively cool weather during the rainy season

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General