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India, China mulling withdrawal of troops from Gogra in Ladakh

India and China are working on a proposal to withdraw troops from a friction point in Gogra at the Line of Actual Control (LAC)...

India to sign for world bank loan for 2nd phase of dam rehabilitation

After the phase I of the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) with nearly 200 dams that ended in March 2021, the government is...

Malaysia PM defies calls to quit, wants confidence vote next month

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin defied mounting pressure to quit on Wednesday, saying he retained majority support among lawmakers and that he will prove...

Olympics Tokyo doctor at the crossroads of a COVID-19 crisis and a quiet Olympics

After more than a year at the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic, Japanese emergency doctor Shoji Yokobori finds himself at the unlikely calm of...

Chinese state media tone down criticism of video game industry

Chinese state media tempered their criticism of the video game industry on Wednesday, a day after a strongly worded article drove down shares in...

Taliban claim responsibility for car bomb attack in Afghan capital

The Taliban claimed responsibility on Wednesday for a car bomb attack on the residence of Afghanistan's acting defence minister, while a blast near the...

Malaysia’s embattled PM says will discuss debate on emergency laws

Malaysia's prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin said on Tuesday his cabinet would discuss holding a debate in parliament to repeal emergency virus laws, amid opposition...

Japanese PM flags growing COVID-19 infections among young people

Coronavirus infections are surging among Japanese in their 20s and 30s while more of those in their 40s and 50s are getting seriously ill,...

Death toll in Turkey wildfires rises to eight, coastal resorts affected

The death toll from wildfires on Turkey's southern coast rose to eight on Sunday as firefighters battled for a fifth day to contain blazes...

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