Bhutan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 23:59

THIMPU ( Kuensel/ ANN) - The tourism sector representatives said that the government’s proposal to levy a daily Sustainable Development Fee (SDF) for regional leisure tourists is a good move to tackle the issues related to regional tourists.

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Regional, Business, Economy
Bhutan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 23:54

THIMPU ( Kuensel/ ANN) - With the show of hands, National Assembly (NA) members yesterday decided not to discuss the Impeachment Bill for the constitutional office bearers.

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Politics
Bhutan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 23:51

THIMPU ( Kuensel/ ANN) - The government proposed major tax revision and duties including the green tax on goods such as telecommunication equipment, hybrid cars, and energy-efficient appliances yesterday.

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Business, Finance, Economy
Japan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 21:13

KOBE (The Japan News/ANN) - Friday marked the 25th anniversary of the Great Hanshin Earthquake, which ultimately claimed 6,434 lives.

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General
Japan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 21:11

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Health, Labour and Welfare Ministry plans to introduce a system to examine all deaths of children under 18, in principle, for the purpose of preventing children dying from abuse or accidents, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned.

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General
India
| 17 Jan 2020 | 19:52

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) –​ Ever since the mayhem on the first Sunday of the New Year, VC M Jagadeesh Kumar has had a lot to answer for.

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Politics
India
| 17 Jan 2020 | 19:51

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) –​  Many of our brainwaves, hunches or split-second escapes from disasters in our life are said to be the handiwork of these Guardian Angels or Guides in our life.

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General
India
| 17 Jan 2020 | 19:49

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) –​ The government’s resignation, in itself a dramatic development, comes in response to his plans to stay on in power beyond 2024.

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Politics
India
| 17 Jan 2020 | 19:45

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) –​ Social media is not alone – TV news media in India has been reduced to slander, outrage and a circus of shouting matches.

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Politics
Sri Lanka
| 17 Jan 2020 | 18:25

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Police record statement from Minister Mahinda Aluthgamage regarding alleged assassination plot by UNP MP Ranjan Ramanayake and former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, exposed in a leaked audio clip of a phone conversation between the MP and former PM.

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Politics