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US, Japan to conduct joint military drill for island defence

US, Japan to conduct joint military drill for island defence

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japan said on Tuesday it would hold a bilateral military exercise with the United States in November to ensure smooth joint operations between the two countries’ [...]
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MH370 Search Update: Australian Scientists Has Reportedly Found A Solution To The Mystery Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet

MH370 Search Update: Australian Scientists Has Reportedly Found A Solution To The Mystery Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has become the greatest mystery of aviation history. Traces of the Boeing 777 that went missing seven months ago have not yet been found. [...]
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Vietnam, China to Set Up Defense Hotline

Vietnam, China to Set Up Defense Hotline

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese Defense minister Phung Quang Thanh says he and his Chinese counterpart have agreed to establish a direct hotline, the second one in two years, to “control [...]
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India-China joint military exercise in November

India-China joint military exercise in November

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Ians | 6:00 AM

Indian and Chinese soldiers will take part in a joint exercise next month, weeks after a standoff between the two countries in Ladakh. The `Hand in Hand` exercise that [...]
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Nepal resumes search over fears of more trapped after snowstorm

Nepal resumes search over fears of more trapped after snowstorm

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Nepalese emergency workers Tuesday retrieved the bodies of two porters killed in a massive Himalayan snowstorm that has left at least 43 dead, as the government vowed to [...]
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Freed Vietnamese dissident travels to US: official

Freed Vietnamese dissident travels to US: official

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The State Department welcomed Tuesday the release of one of Vietnam’s most prominent dissidents, as the US urges the authoritarian government in Hanoi to improve its [...]
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HK protesters plan march after fruitless talks with government

HK protesters plan march after fruitless talks with government

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong protesters planned to march to the home of the city’s Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a day after talks between [...]
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No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks

No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 2:02 PM

Hong Kong student leaders Wednesday said they may not take part in further talks with the government after accusing city authorities of failing to make any meaningful offers [...]
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Hong Kong netizens lampoon government negotiators

Hong Kong netizens lampoon government negotiators

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 2:00 PM

Hong Kong government negotiators who sat down to crunch talks with student leaders have become figures of online derision with netizens mocking them as empty vases, garbage [...]
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Hong Kong students, officials talk but don’t agree

Hong Kong students, officials talk but don’t agree

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:44 AM

Hong Kong student leaders and government officials talked but agreed on little Tuesday as the city’s Beijing-backed leader reaffirmed his unwillingness to compromise on [...]
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Korean ‘superfan’ of Royals headed back to KC

Korean ‘superfan’ of Royals headed back to KC

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:41 AM

The die-hard, long-time Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul who became an international celebrity after he was superstitiously credited with sparking the team’s playoff [...]
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Aquino rejects call to annul US-Philippines forces agreement over murder case

Aquino rejects call to annul US-Philippines forces agreement over murder case

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino rejected on Monday calls to tear up the Visiting Forces Agreement with the United States after an American serviceman was charged with the [...]
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China’s companies, billionaires must step up to fight Ebola -WFP

China’s companies, billionaires must step up to fight Ebola -WFP

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s corporations and billionaires have lagged behind in contributions to fighting the Ebola epidemic in West Africa despite vast economic ties to the region, the [...]
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India and Vietnam to sign a defence pact amid China’s growing aggression in region

India and Vietnam to sign a defence pact amid China’s growing aggression in region

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

With a little over a month after President Pranab Mukherjee’s Vietnam visit when a defence MoU was signed the two countries are expected to conclude another defence [...]
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ICYMI: India-Pakistan Head for Nuke War

ICYMI: India-Pakistan Head for Nuke War

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Daily Beast | 6:00 AM

India and Pakistan have fought four wars since 1947 and had several crises that went to the brink of war. Both tested nuclear weapons in 1998. Now tensions are escalating [...]
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