Japan
| 5 Dec 2019 | 23:38

 SHIZUOKA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - The dispute between Hong Kong protesters and the Chinese government was found in the form of a war of words on ema wooden tablets at a shrine in Shizuoka Prefecture.

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Politics, Culture
Japan
| 5 Dec 2019 | 23:35

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - “I’ll be active for another 20 years” said Tetsu Nakamura, a doctor and local representative of the non-governmental organisation Peshawar-kai, who was shot to death on Wednesday in eastern Afghanistan.

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General
Sri Lanka
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:46

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - JVP-led National People’s Power Movement warns it would lead a mass mobilisation campaign if the government does not put an end to suppressive measures and dictatorship.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:45

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) – Foreign Minister tells Swiss Ambassador in Colombo that allegedly abducted embassy employee cannot be permitted to leave country without giving a statement.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:45

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Britain’s Conservative Party clarifies that it does not propose a two-state solution for Sri Lanka in its election manifesto.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:45

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Sri Lanka Foreign Ministry requests Singapore government to extradite former Central Bank Governor, Arjuna Mahendran, implicated in the bond scams.

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Politics
Philippines
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:44

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - 20 media agencies urge “open, live coverage of court ruling on the Ampatuan massacre cases”, as the day nears when the decision on the Ampatuan massacre case would be handed down.

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Politics
Philippines
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:43

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Corporate Income Tax and Incentives Rationalization Act will reduce corporate income tax to 20 per cent from the current 30 per cent. 

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Politics, Finance, Economy
Latin America
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:43

MANAUS, Brazil (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - As an anthropologist, I know I should not miss out on the chance to see for myself the natural and cultural richness I have only read about in ethnographic texts.

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Environment
Philippines
| 5 Dec 2019 | 21:42

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The country has weathered another typhoon with strong winds and heavy rains that left a path of destruction particularly in Bicol and Southern Luzon.

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Environment