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    Indonesia police arrest 5 ahead of Jakarta protest

    Hardline Muslim group leader Muhammad Al Khaththath was among those arrested, says Jakarta's police spokesman Argo Yuwono.
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    Asian Games: Indonesia shrugs off graft, organisation woes

    Organisers of Indonesia's 2018 Asian Games insisted on Wednesday (Mar 8) preparations were on track after the build-up was hit by corruption ...
  3. Antonio Guterres

    New Israeli settlement legislation violates international law: UN chief

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he "deeply regrets" the adoption of the bill which many governments worldwide see as the latest bid to ...
  4. Anti-Trump protests continue to spread

    Trump faces wall of resistance to immigration order

    US President Donald Trump has crushed the most defiant display yet of official opposition to his immigration and refugee restrictions - but ...
  5. Thousands still stranded in Malaysia floods

    Singapore Red Cross contributes S$20,000 for flood relief in Malaysia

    The funds will support the Malaysian Red Crescent in assisting and evacuating people affected by the floods, says Singapore Red Cross.
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    UN unanimously backs Gambia's new president in standoff

    The UN Security Council on Thursday (Jan 19) unanimously backed regional efforts to ensure a handover of power in The Gambia, throwing its full ...
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    Deal to unite Cyprus 'close': UN chief

    A deal to end decades of division in Cyprus is close, UN chief Antonio Guterres said on Thursday (Jan 12), as he led a crunch meeting on solving ...
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    Pledged OPEC cuts encouraging: Kuwait

    The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed in November to cut its production by 1.2 million barrels per day starting January to ...
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    Guterres takes reins at UN, looking to make changes

    Antonio Guterres assumes the reins of the United Nations on Sunday (Jan 1) hoping to breathe new life into the world body, in the wake of its ...
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    ASEAN offers Myanmar humanitarian assistance for Rakhine

    ASEAN members have offered Myanmar humanitarian assistance, stressing that aid be distributed to those affected in northern Rakhine state.