JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia's anti-graft body arrested state-owned steel manufacturer PT Krakatau Steel director for allegedly receiving bribes.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - President Jokowi officially inaugurated Indonesia's first MRT, calling citizens to obey the rules onboard public transportation.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - A Balinese jewellery company is nominated for an award in the UK for its inspiring ethical and sustainable businesses.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Recently retired K-pop singer Seungri on Saturday denied that he was involved in the operation of the Burning Sun nightclub or that he brokered prostitution for his investors.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Resources of the forests are depleting and environmental degradation continues. Exploitation of tribal communities are common,  while malnutrition is on the rise.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Reframing the narrative around caste-based discrimination warrants a different outlook

KANCHANPUR, Nepal (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Personnel from the Indian border security force (Sashastra Seema Bal) directed the workers to stop the construction works of the under-construction road from Bramadev to Tanakpur Barrage along the Nepal-India border.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Decision to call off meeting taken days ahead of Indian foreign secretary’s visit to Kathmandu

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - In some private hospitals, 95 per cent of births are cesarean deliveries, they say

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sent a “customary” message to his Pakistani counterpart PM Imran Khan and the others heads of state on the eve of its National Day, highlighting the importance of a terror-free South Asia, government officials said.