Category: Asia

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staffSeptember 15, 2018

Philippines wakes to typhoon destruction

Areas of the northern Philippines have woken up to destruction wrought by the strong winds and heavy rains of a ...

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staffSeptember 14, 2018

Malaysia’s Anwar, seeking return, vows support for Mahathir

Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim said Friday that it’s time for him to return as a lawmaker, but reiterated his ...

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staffSeptember 14, 2018

Monster typhoon barrels toward north Philippines, China

Typhoon Mangkhut retained its ferocious strength and slightly shifted toward more densely populated coastal provinces on Friday as it barreled ...

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staffSeptember 12, 2018

At least 14 dead as Philippine passenger van falls off cliff

Philippine police say at least 14 people have died when the brakes of an overloaded passenger van failed while cruising ...

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staffSeptember 12, 2018

Malaysia’s Anwar to make political comeback in by-election

Officials say Malaysia’s prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim will contest a by-election that will pave the way for his return to ...

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staffSeptember 11, 2018

Pompeo said US won’t block Pakistan if it seeks IMF bailout

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo assured Pakistan last week Washington would not try to block any request for a ...

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staffSeptember 11, 2018

Officials: Bus crash in south India kills at least 45 people

A bus carrying pilgrims from a Hindu temple in the hills of south India plunged off a road Tuesday, killing ...

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staffSeptember 11, 2018

Kim warmly invites Trump for new summit

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un has written to US President Donald Trump asking for a follow-up to their historic summit, the ...

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staffSeptember 10, 2018

Sri Lankan president’s anger over airline cashew nuts

Sri Lanka’s national airline has found itself in trouble with the country’s president – over a few nuts. President Maithripala ...

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staffSeptember 9, 2018

Trump salutes Kim for N.Korean parade without nuclear missiles

U.S. President Donald Trump saluted North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Sunday for holding a massive military parade “without the ...