Indonesia
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:47

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Nishkam Agarwal’s upcoming book will explore the meaning and purpose of life using the existing symbols from Javanese architecture and art as well as the roots of kebatinan (inner-directed, mystical spirituality) and, by extension, kejawen (outer-directed, esoteric practices) or Javanism.

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General
Indonesia
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:46

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - The government of Indonesia "strongly rejected" the US' recent recognition of the disputed Golan Heights as Israeli territory.

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Politics, Regional
Sri Lanka
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:45

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) – Amidst 'We want a General Election' poster campaign, high ranking official says the election would be held on the due date. The presidential election will have to be held before December 9, this year.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:43

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - SLPP acknowledges UNP could overcome the UPFA challenge and comfortably ensure the passage of budget 2019 at its final reading on April 05, with the support of a section of SLFP MPs elected on the UPFA ticket.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:42

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - EPDP leader says pro-UNF TNA, at international forums, accuses that grievances of Tamils have not been addressed by the UNF.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:40

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - SLPP announces it will not support JVP-led political campaign aimed at abolishing executive presidency.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:39

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - CID arrests former Central Bank Deputy Governor, Perpetual Treasuries Ltd Chairman and three PTL Directors in connection with the Central Bank bond scams.

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Politics, Finance
South Korea
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:28

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Government eyes pump priming to stimulate the economy.

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Economy
South Korea
| 26 Mar 2019 | 17:02

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - An owner of a nightclub linked to the sex-drug scandal involving a member of K-pop boy band Big Bang has been arrested on charges of tax evasion, a Seoul court said Tuesday.

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Politics
South Korea
| 26 Mar 2019 | 16:57

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - It has been 17 years since former Bank of Korea Gov. Park Seung proposed slashing the face value of the nation’s currency upon taking office in April 2002.

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Economy