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    Commentary: Split over Hudud bill, UMNO decides to hedge its bets for now

    The recent backpedal away from backing a bill that strengthens Syariah courts in Malaysia may seem puzzling but one expert explains UMNO's ...
  2. Indonesia corruption investigator attacked acid

    Indonesian graft investigator injured in acid attack

    Novel Baswedan, a member of the official Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), suffered injuries to his forehead and eye after two assailants ...
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    Trump suffers bruising defeat as health reform effort collapses

    Donald Trump on Friday (Mar 24) asked House Speaker Paul Ryan to withdraw an embattled Republican health care bill, moments before a vote, ...
  4. Trump healthcare Mar 23

    Trump lobbies Congress on eve of key healthcare vote

    The Republican-controlled House of Representatives votes on Thursday on a key plank of Trump's legislative agenda - his plan to repeal and replace ...
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    Philippine House Speaker weighs impeaching VP for criticising war on drugs

    In a radio interview on Monday, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said he was weighing the possibility of filing an impeachment case against Vice ...
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    ESM Goh on 3-day visit to Myanmar

    During his visit, ESM Goh will call on President Htin Kyaw and State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi.
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    Report on water price hike protest paints 'false and misleading picture' on use of Speakers' Corner: Police

    The report by news agency Reuters was 'clearly an attempt to stoke fears about the use of the Speakers' Corner and sow distrust of the police,' a ...
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    US agency seeks ideas for Trump's proposed border wall

    The US Customs and Border Protection agency said on Friday (Feb 24) it will accept proposals next month for the design of a wall to be built near ...
  9. John Bercow

    UK speaker opposes Trump's address in parliament

    John Bercow said such a speech was "not an automatic right, it is an earned honour" - and one he would object to following Trump's ban on refugees ...
  10. 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 ...