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  1. FILE PHOTO: Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen speaks during "A Civil Society Dialogue on Securing

    Taiwan president to visit Hawaii amid China pressure

    Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen will visit Hawaii next week on a tour of diplomatic allies in the Pacific, official media said on Thursday, a move ...
  2. The talks had been suspended after opposition protesters, such as those pictured here in Managua,

    Nicaragua govt agrees to release opposition prisoners

    Nicaragua's government agreed on Wednesday to release opposition prisoners within 90 days in order to restart stalled peace talks aimed at ending ...
  3. Polls show the centre-right coalition of Dutch premier Mark Rutte (R), seen here paying tribute to

    Dutch go to provincial polls after shooting horror

    Dutch voters on Wednesday head to provincial polls billed as a referendum on Prime Minister Mark Rutte's policies, after a campaign overshadowed ...
  4. US President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference with Brazil's President Jair

    Trump reaffirms US considering 'all options' in Venezuela

    US President Donald Trump on Tuesday reaffirmed that "all options" are being considered in his drive to bring down Venezuela's socialist President ...
  5. Indonesian President Joko Widodo leaves after visiting former first lady Ani Yudhoyono at a hospita

    Indonesian president's lead over election rival cut in new survey

    A new Indonesian election survey shows President Joko Widodo's big lead over his challenger, retired general Prabowo Subianto, is narrowing, just ...
  6. Gustavo Marcano, advisory minister of self-declared Venezuelan president Juan Guaido, stands in a

    Guaido official defends Venezuelan consulate takeover

    A representative of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday defended taking control of the country's New York consulate as a ...
  7. File photo Kuala Lumpur tower

    Commentary: Anonymous letters and whistle-blowers persist in modern day Malaysia

    Anonymous letters continue to shine a spotlight on certain leaders and call attention to wrongdoing, which can be a positive development as ...
  8. FILE PHOTO - Indonesia's presidential candidate Joko Widodo shakes hands with his opponent Pra

    Job skills for young Indonesians a key concern ahead of election

    Rival campaigners in Indonesia's elections next month are sparring over ways to fix the education system in Southeast Asia's biggest economy, ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) sp

    Warren calls for scrapping US electoral college in 2020 televised town hall

    Senator Elizabeth Warren, one of more than a dozen Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, on Monday called for the scrapping of the ...
  10. Some Thais have defied a junta ban on protests to call for a return to democracy, as public anger

    Deaths, jail and cyber spies: The dangers of dissent in Thailand

    Dead dissidents dumped in a river, activists knotted up by the courts, and Big Brother-style internet laws - critics of Thailand's military ...