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  • IS claims it beheaded Japanese hostage Goto

    01 Feb 2015 : BEIRUT - The Islamic State group released a video Saturday purportedly showing the beheading of Japanese hostage Kenji Goto.

  • Japan's Seto stars in Super Series

    01 Feb 2015 : PERTH (AUSTRALIA) - Japanese swimmer Daiya Seto again upstaged American star Ryan Lochte on the second and final day of the Aquatic Super Series in Perth on Saturday.

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  • One dead as Pakistan opposition party workers clash with police

    09 Dec 2014 : FAISALABAD (PAKISTAN) - An opposition party worker was shot dead in Pakistan on Monday as hundreds of protesters clashed with riot police armed with water cannon and batons in the central city of Faisalabad.

  • Indian capital bans Uber after alleged rape

    08 Dec 2014 : Delhi's government on Monday banned Uber from operating in the Indian capital after a passenger accused one of its drivers of rape, dealing a fresh blow to the online taxi company's public image.

  • Indian capital bans Uber after alleged rape

    08 Dec 2014 : Delhi's government on Monday banned Uber from operating in the Indian capital after a passenger accused one of its drivers of rape, dealing a fresh blow to the online taxi company's public image.

  • Singaporean jailed for hacking Prime Minister's office website

    08 Dec 2014 : SINGAPORE - A court on Monday jailed a 28-year-old Singaporean for two months for defacing the prime minister's office website during a rash of cyber attacks in the city-state last year.

  • EU announces nearly 700 mn euros in aid for Myanmar over 7 years

    08 Dec 2014 : The European Union announced Monday it will send nearly 700 million euros in aid to Myanmar over the next seven years to boost the country's transition from army-led isolation to international player.

  • Court gets Bali suitcase-murder case

    08 Dec 2014 : Indonesian police have completed their probe into an American man and his girlfriend accused of killing the woman's mother in Bali and stuffing her body in a suitcase, a prosecutor said Monday, adding the pair was expected to go on trial next month.

  • SE Asia hijackings rise, get deadlier

    08 Dec 2014 : HANOI — The killing of a crew member of a Vietnamese tanker by pirates marks a deadly escalation in Southeast Asian hijackings and the third attack on a ship from Vietnam in two months.

  • I'nesia to roll back religous syllabus

    08 Dec 2014 : JAKARTA – Indonesia plans to discontinue early next year a widely criticised school curriculum that emphasises moral and religious education, a minister said on Monday.

  • S'pore to offer electric-car sharing

    08 Dec 2014 : Singapore said Monday it plans to launch a trial electric-car sharing program in the wealthy city-state on a large scale by as early as 2016, and invited electric car manufacturers and others in the industry to submit business proposals.

  • China's censors thwart 'Gone with the Bullets' premiere

    08 Dec 2014 : BEIJING - The premiere of acclaimed Chinese director Jiang Wen's latest film, "Gone with the Bullets" has been abruptly delayed due to last-minute demands by censors, its producer said Monday.

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