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  1. Edine Celestin (R) is homeschooling her five-year-old daughter Lyne-Renee as schools have been

    With schools shuttered, Haiti children also endure crisis

    In the middle of the deadly political unrest that has rocked Haiti for more than two months, another crisis is unfolding - most schools are ...
  2. China 70 years on: How the country engages with its diaspora | Video
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    China 70 years on: How the country engages with its diaspora | Video

    In recent years, China has stepped up efforts to reach out to the 60 million-strong Chinese diaspora, partly to tap economic resources and ...
  3. What does it take to ensure social cohesion in a new era? | Video
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    What does it take to ensure social cohesion in a new era? | Video

    Singaporeans have become increasingly diverse in their views and needs in areas such as nature conservation and freedom of speech. CNA’s Tan Si ...
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    Hong Kong government defends gay marriage ban in court

  5. A public toilet built under the "Clean India" mission, which residents say has been shut

    Modi proclaims a cleaner India, but the reality may be more murky

    Every morning around dawn, dozens of people gather by the dusty banks of a stream snaking through Shikrawa village, two hours south of India's ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Women play with children at a park in Jinhua, Zhejiang province

    China regions see birthrates decline in 2018: Report

    Several Chinese regions, including the capital Beijing, saw birthrates decline again in 2018, the official China Daily reported, after a 2016 move ...
  7. Low-income Singaporeans with family history of cancer to get greater access to screening programme | Video
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    Low-income Singaporeans with family history of cancer to get greater access to screening programme | Video

    Low-income Singaporeans with a family history of cancer will get financial assistance to go through genetics screening to identify their own risk ...
  8. More protection for victims abused by intimate partners: Shanmugam | Video
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    More protection for victims abused by intimate partners: Shanmugam | Video

    Victims of abuse by their close partners and who face possible violence might soon be able to get an expedited protection order within 24 hours, ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Gay rights activist Chi Chia-wei waves a rainbow flag during a rally to support the upc

    Taiwan unveils Asia's first draft law on same-sex marriage

    Taiwan on Thursday proposed a draft law to allow same-sex marriage in Asia's first such bill, but the legislation was criticised by rights ...