Bangladesh
| 25 Jul 2017 | 12:50

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Can students who complete primary school read and do simple sums? 

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General
Bangladesh
| 25 Jul 2017 | 12:47

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - In an effort to stem the rise of domestically produced yaba, the government has taken steps to ban the import of cold-medicine component pseudoephedrine, a key ingredient in the making of yaba tablets.

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General
Bangladesh
| 25 Jul 2017 | 12:43

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - China-Bangladesh Investment Forum in Beijing on Aug 21.

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General
Malaysia
| 25 Jul 2017 | 12:41

PETALING JAYA (The Star.ANN) - Grab, a local start-up that has amassed a dominant market share of the ride-hailing market in South-East Asia, is expanding into financial services with the latest round of fundings.

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General, Business
Pakistan
| 25 Jul 2017 | 12:35

LAHORE (Dawn/ANN) - Yet another major terrorist attack in Lahore with a significant death toll and injury count has underlined the drift in national counterterrorism efforts.

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General, Regional
Malaysia
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:57

SEPANG (The Star/ANN) - Moments after touching down here, newly-crowned world diving champion Cheong Jun Hoong declared that she aims to “keep winning”.

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General
Malaysia
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:56

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth projection for this year to 4.8% from 4.5%, on the back of savvy economic management and commendable monetary policies.

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Business
Philippines
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:55

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte’s second national address was met with protest actions across the Philippines, decrying the president’s “broken promises.” 

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Politics
Singapore
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:34

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The insurance market here may seem well served but the co-founders of Singapore-based start-up Mednefits spotted a gap. 

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Business, People
Singapore
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:29

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - They duped nine people into paying for talismans with 'special powers'.

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General