DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Emboldened by the removal of the statue of Lady Justice from the Supreme Court premises, Hefajat-e Islami leaders yesterday said they now want to gear up their agitation against all "idols" in the country.
AOMORI, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - The fourth and final group of a Ground Self-Defence Force unit returned to Japan from South Sudan on Saturday after taking part in U.N. peacekeeping operations.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Will Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s pivot to nontraditional allies like China and Russia prove to be for the Philippines gain? Or are the two superpowers out there for their own strategic interests?
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Philippines’ Vice President, chief justice of the high court and former president all expressed concern over possible abuses which might be committed in the enforcement of martial law in Mindanao.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The United States condemned the attacks of Islamic State-inspired terrorists in southern Philippines.
TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN)—Toyota Motor Corp. has unveiled in Tokyo a prototype for the first pleasure boat under its luxury car brand Lexus.
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte dangled his openness to dialogue to terrorists in Mindanao. If they don’t take his offer, however, they will feel the full force of the military, he said.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ ANN) - As western markets become more inward-looking, intra-Asean Asian links will matter now, more than ever.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Taiwan is wooing students overseas by allowing foreign graduates to work in Taiwan after they complete study there.
NAYPYITAW (Eleven Media Group/ ANN) - Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi hosted a meeting with major non-ceasefire signatories at her home in Naypyitaw.