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19 Dec 2013 : JAKARTA - Indonesia and Malaysia agreed Thursday to seek unity among the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations to reject spying activities by one country against another.
19 Dec 2013 : South Korea will repatriate the remains of more than 400 Chinese soldiers who were killed during the Korean War some 60 years ago, military officials said Thursday.
09 Nov 2013 : China's ruling Communist Party began a key meeting Saturday to dictate the direction of the world's second-biggest economy for the next decade.
09 Nov 2013 : Australia said Saturday it will take a boatload of asylum-seekers at the centre of a high-seas stand-off with Indonesia to its Indian Ocean outpost of Christmas Island.
09 Nov 2013 : A rash of website hackings in the Asia-Pacific has exposed weak cyber defences which must be improved to help the region deal with more sophisticated and sinister threats, particularly from criminal organisations, analysts said.
09 Nov 2013 : Wicketkeeper Matt Prior sent an injury scare through the England camp as the tourists drew their rain-marred match against Australia A in Hobart on Saturday.
09 Nov 2013 : More than 100 bodies are lying in the streets of one Philippine city that was hit by Super Typhoon Haiyan, an aviation authority chief said Saturday.
09 Nov 2013 : Chinese inflation accelerated slightly to 3.2% in October led by higher food prices, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Saturday.
09 Nov 2013 : New Zealand coach Steve Hansen said he will be taking nothing for granted when his side tackle France in Paris on Saturday.
09 Nov 2013 : Scotland survived two second half scares to get their November test campaign off to a winning start against a plucky Japanese side at Murrayfield with a 42-17 victory on Saturday.
09 Nov 2013 : Italy have a historic first victory over a wounded Wallabies side in their sights on Saturday but remain wary of a backlash following the Australians' recent defeat to England.
09 Nov 2013 : Reigning world chess champion Viswanathan Anand of India opened the defence of his crown against Norwegian sensation Magnus Carlsen with a draw in the first game in Chennai on Saturday.