Bhutan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 23:39

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - A common issue in the past, related to constitutional post holders and its members, was the early retirement age, especially when they were at the peak of their career.

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Politics
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 22:23

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The government decided to designate pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus found in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, as a “designated infectious disease” under the Infectious Diseases Law at a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday morning.

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General
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 22:18

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Concerns continue to mount over the possibility that the spread of pneumonia caused by a new strain of coronavirus first confirmed in China will put downward pressure on the world economy.

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Business
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 22:10

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The government on Tuesday officially announced the outline of a new bill aimed at regulating big technology companies.

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General
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 21:58

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A former Softbank Corp. employee who was arrested on suspicion of illegally obtaining company secrets at the instigation of Russian trade officials, has told investigators that he received tens of thousands of yen in cash from the officials each time he provided them with material, according to sources close to the investigation. 

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General
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 21:50

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Even though it is January, bears have continued to appear near residential areas in the normally snowy regions of Tohoku, Hokuriku and elsewhere. 

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General
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 21:46

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Two more people in Japan have been confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus, Health, Labor and Welfare Minister Katsunobu Kato told a task force meeting at the ministry on Tuesday.

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General
Japan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 21:39

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - In an effort to reduce plastic waste, the economy ministry, among other entities, has launched a feasibility test aimed at reducing plastic bag usage, starting with convenience stores in government buildings. 

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Business
Pakistan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 21:37

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - To say that the Pakistani media is going through a grave crisis would be an understatement.

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Politics, Culture
Pakistan
| 28 Jan 2020 | 21:34

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - For now, there is sudden optimism in the air with people looking determined to thwart Modi’s divisive agenda.

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Politics, Regional