Malaysia
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:31

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - The men, aged between 22 and 38, are suspected to be militants of Abu Sayyaf Group, says Malaysia police chief.

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General
Singapore
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:31

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - PM Lee has made clear to the Chinese that Singapore would deepen cooperation between China and Asean. Beyond the short term, however, Mr Lee admitted that the relationship was a changing one that Singapore needed to adjust to for it to stay meaningful.

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Politics, Regional
Philippines
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:30

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - With billions of pesos needed, rebuilding war-torn Marawi would require a clear reconstruction programme.

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Politics
Thailand
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:29

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Protests planned from November as critics say it fails to improve on flaws and process lacked public participation.

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Politics
Thailand
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:26

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Central Group’s adoption of e-commerce brings the scenario in Thailand to a crucial juncture.

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Business
Singapore
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:25

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - And Prof Snape is a crab, thanks to scientists who name species after popular characters.

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General, SciTech
Singapore
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:23

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - CapitaLand Commercial Trust's purchase of Marina Bay building seen as sign of recovery in office market.

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Business
India
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:22

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The increasing frequency, power and confidence displayed by these tests seem to confirm what governments and outside experts have long feared - North Korea is closer than ever to its goal of building a military arsenal that can target both US troops in Asia and the US homeland. Robust diplomacy has been stalled for years, and there is little indication that senior officials from Pyongyang and Washington might discuss ways to halt the North‘s determined march towards inclusion among the world‘s nuclear weapons powers.

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Politics
China (PRC)
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:17

FUJIAN, China (The Straits Times/ANN) - Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat sees regulators and banks from both sides deepening ties as financial activity grows.

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Regional, Finance
India
| 23 Sep 2017 | 16:16

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The President has sent a novel message that education institutions run by missionaries have become symbols of scholarship and academic excellence.

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Politics