HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Chu Viet Ha, head of Thien Nguyen An Phuc Club which runs the restaurant, told Viet Nam News that at first the restaurant offered 11 different dishes but diners said it was more than they could eat.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A total of 370 candidates are running for the 124 seats contested in this upper house election: 215 candidates are running in prefectural constituencies for a total of 74 seats, and 155 candidates are running in the proportional representation segment in which 50 seats are contested.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Fifty-six minutes before the scheduled lift-off, it was aborted due to a snag in its cryogenic engine.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The annual summit of the Asean is marked by diplomacy, protocol and cultural colour in the Thai capital of Bangkok.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The attack shook a country still reeling from a stabbing rampage in a Tokyo suburb just weeks ago.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - We spent peanuts, yet results were miraculous to many.

​KAWASAKI, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - An annual furin-ichi, or wind chime fair, is being held at Kawasaki Daishi Heikenji temple in Kawasaki, featuring about 30,000 chimes from all over the country.

BINH THUAN, Vietnam (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Sitting in front of her small grocery, Huynh Thi Nhon, 56, carefully splits dried stilt roots of Pandanus trees into fibres to make hammocks that help her earn extra income.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - When young people find something they love and devote the time practice and perform, their parents are the first to book tickets.

OSAKA (The Japan News/ANN) - To prepare for an expected influx of foreign workers in Japan, efforts are being stepped up in Osaka Prefecture to cope with one of the major challenges that many foreign residents encounter: finding housing.