Philippines
| 14 Dec 2019 | 12:36

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Philippine government is coming up with an onscreen rebuttal of the movie “On the President’s Orders” which is being described as a “cinematic investigation” of the country’s bloody war on drugs.

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Politics, Culture
Bangladesh
| 14 Dec 2019 | 12:30

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) – Says UN, calls on India to review it; Japan PM’s visit postponed as protests spread outside northeast; CMs of 5 states vow to prevent implementation of the act.

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Politics
Pakistan
| 14 Dec 2019 | 12:27

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Rights groups say Modi-supporting lawmakers have cleared the bill to justify the deportation of thousands of Muslims.

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Politics
India
| 14 Dec 2019 | 12:25

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The statement came after chief ministers of five states — West Bengal, Punjab, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh — refused to implement the law while terming it as ‘unconstitutional’.

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Politics
China (PRC)
| 14 Dec 2019 | 12:22

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - According to Chinese officials, China and the United States have reached agreement on the text of their phase-one trade deal on the basis of equality and mutual respect.

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Politics, Business, Economy
Sri Lanka
| 13 Dec 2019 | 22:37

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Indian High Commissioner Taranjit Singh Sandhu says that going green has always been part of the two nations' legacy.

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Politics, Regional, Environment
Sri Lanka
| 13 Dec 2019 | 22:36

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - UNP Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa proposed as UNP’s Prime Ministerial candidate for the next General Election.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 13 Dec 2019 | 22:36

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Indian Union Home Minister defends Citizenship (Amendment) Bill challenged by Muslims, as not discriminating based on religion.

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Politics, Regional
Sri Lanka
| 13 Dec 2019 | 22:35

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Government to scrap district-based Z-Score system for a school based scientific method to select students to state universities.

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General
Japan
| 13 Dec 2019 | 22:32

​OSAKA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - The area in and around the Airin area of Nishinari Ward, Osaka is being transformed by a wave of internationalisation.

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Regional, Business