THIMPHU (Keunsel/ANN) - The highlands are bestowed with rich biodiversity and are home to four national parks, two wildlife sanctuaries and Bhutan’s only nature reserve that covers Haa district. 

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Now a member of the Unhcr, Nepal has to fully commit to upholding human rights

BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - President Xi Jinping outlines his ambitious two-stage goal at the 19th CCP congress, noting challenges and risks ahead.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN Desk) - The Dalai Lama, a strong votary of non-violence, says violence does not solve any problem.

BEIJING (Chinda Daily/ANN Desk) - Thriving domestic economy will boost global partners, says Beijing's top envoy to Washington.

LONDON (China Daily/ANN Desk) - London-based production house Hoho Entertainment sold the Chinese rights for the first series of animated preschool show Cloudbabies to Chinese media company Wow Dadi Technology.

BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN Desk) - President Xi Jinping outlines ambitious two-stage goal at Chinese Communist Party's 19th national congress, noting challenges and risks ahead.

MANILA (The Straits Times/ANN) - Fixing the mistrust and division caused by the fighting in Marawi will take a lot longer than restoring its architecture and population. 

BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - Analysts are uncertain whether President Xi Jinping's political formulation will be written into the party's charter. 

BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - Efforts to be stepped up in areas like housing, poverty, education, social security and jobs.