A week of design, fun in Korea’s 'textile' city
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - The city of Daegu on the southeastern side of the Korean Peninsula will host the Design Week that aims to highlight the public aspect of design and improve the living environment and quality of living through design.
Slain Japanese man buried in Bangladesh
RANGPUR, Bangladesh (The Daily Star/ANN) – Japanese Kunio Hoshi, who was killed in Bangladesh district of Rangpur, is buried at local graveyard as per Muslim rituals.
Newspapers suspended over 1MDB reports given green light to go on printing
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) -The high court has denied application by the government to suspend The Edge Weekly and The Edge Financial Daily.
1MDB calls on opposition MP to not mislead public
PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - 1Malaysia Development Berhad hit back at opposition MP Tony Pua on his allegations against the state investment arm.
Anti-graft body confident investigation on 1MDB former subsidiary can be wrapped by yearend
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - SRC International is a former subsidiary of the scandal ridden 1Malaysia Development Berhad.
Najib critic withdraws habeas corpus plea
KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - Khairuddin Abu Hassan withdraws his application to challenge his detention under the Security Offences Act.
New splinter party from PAS willing to work with anyone
PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Amanah, or the National Trust Party, says the new opposition alliance Pakatan Harapan will not remain exclusive to PKR, DAP and Amanah.
OPINION: Learning from failure
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Nepal can cut down its dependency on fossil fuels by generating electricity to meet its household demands.
EDITORIAL: Countering hate speech
KARACHI, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) -Hundreds have reportedly been rounded up on hate speech charges under the National Action Plan, but there is clearly room for greater vigilance on this count.
Auto sector knocked out by Nepal gasoline shock
KATHMANDU, Nepal (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Customers have delayed purchasing new vehicles due to the ongoing fuel shortage.