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  1. India hope to get Sarita Devi's suspension reversed before World C'shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Rediff.com

    Boxing India is confident of L Sarita Devi's return to the ring before too long after the International Boxing Federation suspended the 29-year-old for her petulant display at the recent Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea. Sarita was furious after losing her semi-final bout in women's lightweight division to local favourite Park Ji-na and lodged a protest against the verdict which was rejected.

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  2. India hope to get boxer Sarita Devi's suspension reversedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | DNA India

    Boxing India is confident of L Sarita Devi's return to the ring before too long after the International Boxing Federation suspended the 29-year-old for her petulant display at the recent Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea. Sarita was furious after losing her semi-final bout in women's lightweight division to local favourite Park Ji-na and lodged a protest against the verdict which was rejected.

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  3. Boxer Sarita Devi, coaches suspended by AIBARead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Indian woman boxer L. Sarita Devi, who refused to accept 2014 Asian Games bronze after losing the semi-final bout over a controversial decision, has been provisionally suspended by the International Boxing Association . Also suspended with her are her coaches Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu, B.I. Fernandes and Sagar Mai Dhayal and India's chef-de-mission Adille Sumariwala to the Incheon Asiad 2014.

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  4. AIBA suspends Boxer Sarita Devi for her Asian Games protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Merinews

    Indian female pugilist boxer Sarita Devi has been suspended by the AIBA for refusing to accept the bronze medal in the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon. She stood in the podium along with the gold and silver medal winner, but did not accept the medal, to be worn around the neck, but accepted in her hands, as an act of protest by the Indian.

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  5. Chongqing Airport grows long-haul routes thanks to Qatar Airways, Finnair and Sichuan AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Anna.aero

    China's 9th busiest airport has, in recent times, welcomed new long-haul services from Doha with Qatar Airways and Helsinki with Finnair , and to Sydney with Sichuan Airlines . These three routes are the longest non-stop routes from the airport at present.

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  6. Boxing: Indian boxer suspended after medal snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indian boxer Sarita Devi will not be allowed to participate in the world championships to be held in Jeju Island, South Korea, in November, after she was provisionally suspended following her refusal to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games. South Korea's Park Jina looks on as China's Yin Junhua and Vietnam's Luu Thi Duyen shake hands with India's Sarita Devi after Devi refused to accept the bronze medal at the lightweight boxing medal ceremony in Incheon on Oct 1, 2014.

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  7. Indian Asian Games medal snub boxer suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Indian boxer Sarita Devi was on Wednesday provisionally suspended by the sport's world governing body after refusing to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games in a protest against judging. Sarita Devi after she refused to accept her bronze medal for the women's lightweight boxing at the 2014 Asian Games, October 1, 2014 It means Devi will not be allowed to participate in the world championships to be held in Jeju Island, South Korea, in November, the International Boxing Association said in a statement.

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  8. AIBA Suspends Boxer Sarita Devi for Protesting at AsiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Outlook

    Taking a strict action, AIBA has provisionally suspended India's woman boxer Laishram Sarita Devi for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games podium ceremony. Protesting against a controversial verdict, Sarita in an unprecedented move, had refused to wear the medal around her neck as she broke down on the podium during the ceremony for the 57-60 kg category.

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  9. Boxer Sarita Devi, coaches suspended by AIBARead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Indian woman boxer L. Sarita Devi, who refused to accept 2014 Asian Games bronze after losing the semi-final bout over a controversial decision, has been provisionally suspended by the International Boxing Association . Also suspended with her are her coaches Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu, B.I. Fernandes and Sagar Mai Dhayal and India's chef-de-mission Adille Sumariwala to the Incheon Asiad 2014.

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  10. Chinese Couples Fly to Korea for Wedding PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    Chinese newlyweds are rushing to Korea to have their wedding photos taken. Seven thousand Chinese couples visited Korea last year for that purpose alone, and the number is expected to surpass 10,000 this year.

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  11. Hong Kong Protest Doesn't Excite Democracy Advocates In S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I have reported from Asia since covering the "Year of Living Dangerously" in Indonesia, 1965-66, and the war in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in the late 1960s-early 1970s for newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune and the old Washington Star. I also wrote two books from that period, "Wider War: the Struggle for Cambodia, Thailand and Laos" and "Tell it to the Dead."

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  12. Jessy Mendiola just friends with Colombian suitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Sun-Star

    A few weeks ago, Jessy posted an Instagram photo of her and Sebastian with the caption "No goodbyes, just see you later," prompting the fans to speculate that the two parted ways. In a Cinema News interview aired over the weekend, the Kapamilya star explained that they cannot maintain a long distance relationship because they are both very busy.

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  13. Car convoy in South KoreaRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Straits Times

    If you want to see the Hallyu land in a different way but still cherish the security of group travelling, why not join a car convoy on your next trip to South Korea? More travellers there are opting for an Autoventure tour - essentially a driving vacation - with the Automobile Association of Singapore to inject more adventure and fun into their holiday. An autoventure tour can take you to places that you won't see on a tour bus or on your own.

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  14. Africa in pictures: 10-16 October 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | BBC News

    An Egyptian police officer tackles a football fan near a flare during the African Nations Cup qualifying match between Egypt and Botswana in Cairo on Wednesday. Egypt won 2-0, but are still only third in Group G with two matches remaining... In Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, fans climb a scoreboard to watch the qualifier between the Congolese national side and Ivory Coast on Saturday.

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  15. Japanese government requests revision of 1996 U.N. sex slave reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The Japanese government has asked the author of a U.N. report that accused Japan of wartime military sexual slavery to amend the document, the top government spokesman said Thursday. It wants Radhika Coomaraswamy, former Special Rapporteur on violence against women at the U.N. Human Rights Commission, to revise the document she wrote in 1996 in light of the "comfort women" reports recently retracted by the daily Asahi Shimbun, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference.

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  16. Jeju Island pushes for Singapore-style casino watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Korea Herald

    Jeju Island is pushing to establish a strict Singapore-style casino watchdog and revise taxation on casinos to improve transparency of the gambling industry and boost the local economy, its governor said. Jeju Gov. Won Hee-ryong made the remarks during a parliamentary audit on Thursday as the southern resort island has seen a rapid surge of real estate investment and travelers from China over the past years on the back of accommodative visa programs.

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  17. Government requests revision of 1996 U.N. sex slave reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The government has asked the author of a U.N. report that accused Japan of wartime military sexual slavery to amend the document, the top government spokesman said Thursday. It wants Radhika Coomaraswamy, former Special Rapporteur on violence against women at the U.N. Human Rights Commission, to revise the document she wrote in 1996 in light of the "comfort women" reports recently retracted by the daily Asahi Shimbun, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference.

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  18. Detroit Electric and Integrated Energy sign MOU on EV sales and V2X...Read the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Green Car Congress

    Korea-based Integrated Energy, and Detroit Electric, which plans to bring a new electric sportscar - the SP:01 - to market in 2015, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Integrated Energy to conduct retail sales of Detroit Electric pure electric vehicles, and to implement a joint V2X project which will include a pilot program in South Korea. The MOU establishes a process for appointing Integrated Energy to be the dealer of Detroit Electric products in Jeju Island, South Korea.

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  19. Okay Airways has 1% of Chinese market; Boeing order will help it growRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Anna.aero

    In July, Okay Airways confirmed that it had placed an order with Boeing for six 737 MAX 8s and four Next-Generation 737-800s. In addition, it announced that it would convert five 737-800s from a previous order into 737-900ERs.

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  20. Churches commit to 'just peace' in East AsiaRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    A conference in Germany has affirmed the commitment of working together with churches in South Korea and Japan towards a "common journey of spiritual renewal and prophetic calling" for a "just peace" in the region. The letter issued at the conference on "Just Peace in East Asia" held from 29 September - 1 October 2014 in Wittenberg was drafted by participants from Germany, South Korea and Japan.

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