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  1. FILE PHOTO: Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang speaks during a press conference at the Presidentia

    Vietnam's President Quang dies after "serious illness"

    Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang, one of the country's top three leaders but with mostly ceremonial duties, died on Friday after an illness, state ...
  2. Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a signing ceremony following the Russian-Chinese talks on the

    China places top energy official, a senior Uighur, under investigation

    The Chinese government placed under investigation for suspected graft on Friday one of the country's most senior ethnic Uighur officials who is ...
  3. Political parties are banned from the election

    eSwatini votes, but the king holds absolute power

    The tiny African kingdom of eSwatini, ruled by an absolute monarch, votes on Friday in polls critics describe as a sham but supporters say are a ...
  4. K-Pop boyband BTS is one of South Korea's best known and most lucrative musical exports

    Korean boy band BTS to address UN

  5. U.S. President Donald Trump arrives back at the White House in Washington

    Trump to meet Israel, Egypt, Japan leaders at UN next week - White House

    U.S. President Donald Trump will hold bilateral meetings with the leaders of South Korea, Egypt, France, Israel, Japan, and Britain next week ...
  6. Union Jack and EU flag hanging before Brexit negotiations in Brussels

    EU raises pressure as UK promises new Brexit plans

    EU leaders refused to give ground to Britain's Theresa May on Thursday (Sep 20), warning that her Brexit plan is unacceptable, even as she offered ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Italian Deputy PM Luigi Di Maio speaks during a news conference in Cairo

    Italy's Di Maio says government united to keep election pledges

    Italian Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio has not threatened to pull his party out of the ruling coalition, his spokeswoman said on Thursday, ...
  8. A man rides a motorcycle past an image of Maldives President Abdulla Yameen on a road ahead of the

    Who will come out on top in Maldives election - and are the polls fair?

    More than a quarter of a million people will vote on Sunday for the next leader of the small Indian Ocean nation of the Maldives in an election ...