Brunei
| 11 Dec 2019 | 21:30

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - An interview with a local decoupage artist who speaks on her love for art and the joy of teaching it to others.

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Culture
Bhutan
| 11 Dec 2019 | 21:09

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutan’s under-23 football team fought till the last minute against the hosts in the final of 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in Kathmandu, Nepal yesterday.

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Regional, Sports
Bhutan
| 11 Dec 2019 | 21:04

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - 19.30 kilogrammes  (kg) of hashish and 600 grammes of crystal meth (methamphetamine), both illicit contraband items worth more than US$ 600,000 were seized by the Thimphu police last week.

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General
China (PRC)
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:34

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - According to a blue book report published by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS),  China's economy is predicted to grow 6.1 per cent in 2019, as global economic and trade growth slows down.

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Business, Economy
Vietnam
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:31

CANTHO, Vietnam (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The worsening drought in Southeast Asia, especially in Việt Nam’s Mekong Delta region, has caused Asean-member countries to vow to take immediate action to resolve problems.

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Politics, Regional, Environment
Nepal
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:29

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The grouping was crippled from the start, doomed to be ineffective in solving bilateral tensions to smooth regional cooperation.

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Politics, Regional
Philippines
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:27

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - A week after Typhoon “Tisoy”(international name: Kammuri), barreled through central Philippines and enhanced the northeast monsoon, thousands of Filipinos in sodden Cagayan are still desperately crying out for immediate aid and assistance.

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Politics, Environment
Japan
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:25

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) -  “I definitely want to achieve it under my own initiative” said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressing a strong desire to realise constitutional amendment by September 2021, when his term as president of the Liberal Democratic Party ends.

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Politics
Malaysia
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:19

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - In spite of new sexual assault allegations against Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia's Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, promised to hand over power to him.

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Politics, People
Indonesia
| 11 Dec 2019 | 20:14

JAKARTA  (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Activists and experts have often highlighted the declining quality of democracy in Indonesia, as indicated by worsening scores in the Freedom House and Economist Intelligence Unit democracy indexes as well as Statistic Indonesia’s (BPS) Democracy Index.

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Politics, Economy