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1 hr ago | Sampan
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A prestigious Indonesian international school faced a mounting crisis on Thursday, as new sexual assault claims emerged and an ex-teacher was revealed to have been a suspected paedophile under FBI investigation.
9 hrs ago | Korea Herald
The amount of money wired by Korean firms to their special purpose companies in tax havens continues to rise, according to data from the Bank of Korea, Thursday.
14 hrs ago | Suria
SINGAPORE: More than 11,000 Singaporean families have bought Executive Condominiums over a three-year period, from the last quarter of 2010 to the same period in 2013.
FEDERAL Labor is urging the Abbott government to move quickly to mend ties with Jakarta, saying it fears Australia may not be high on the next Indonesian president's priority list.
A woman could face the death penalty after being arrested in Kanchanaburi Wednesday on charges of colluding in a major drug network on the Myanmar border.
Lawmakers from Brunei announced this week that they will postpone implementing a measure that would make it legal to punish those convicted of gay sex by stoning, according to Gay Star News.
Karpal had essentially thrown a challenge to Pas and other advocates of the Islamic state, who either out of ignorance or for political points had made the hudud as the end-all of their faith, writes Abdul Rahman Koya .
Freed captive Filipino-Algerian sisters Nadjoua and Linda Bansil clad in masturah and nijab veils are presented by their brother Mohammed Bansil with military chief, Lieutenant General Rustico Guerrero during a briefing in a military camp in Zamboanga City, southern Philippines on February 21, 2014.
Philippine forces on Wednesday arrested a Muslim extremist believed to have taken part in the kidnapping of 21 people from a Malaysian resort in 2000, a senior commander said.
As a young girl, Tamara Sloper Harding was enchanted by the women who had served in the French Resistance during World War II.
Although this is still low compared to the pre-ABSD proportion of 19 per cent [SINGAPORE] Private home purchases fell across the board in the first three months of this year to just over 2,000 units - the first time in more than five years that the number has dropped below 3,000 homes.
Tourism is bringing rapid development to the islands of Langkawi, which puts pressure on the marine ecosystem.
Tak immigration police have arrested two monks reportedly from the controversial Wat Phra Dhammakaya sect for allegedly smuggling 30 illegal immigrants into Thailand.
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah says the future of Southeast Asia remains unpredictable.
A Chinese relative of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 reacts as he attends a meeting at the Metro Park Hotel in Beijing on April 21, 2014.