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 2019-11-21 03:06 

Jakarta Post

The Who are first honored as London unveils Music Walk of Fame...

British rock band The Who became the first act to receive a paving stone on the Music Walk of Fame in London on Tuesday, in the unveiling of a new cultural attraction that echoes the starry sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard...

 2019-11-21 01:01 

Jakarta Post

MTV launches 2020 '+1thevote' campaign to mobilize millennials and Gen Z...

With millennials and Gen Z poised to outnumber the Baby Boomer generation for the first time in a US presidential election, MTV launched its most ambitious turnout campaign ever, reaching beyond celebrities to tap into burgeoning youth activism....

 2019-11-21 00:55 

Jakarta Post

EU envoy to take hot seat in Trump impeachment hearings...

Numerous witnesses have fingered Gordon Sondland, the US ambassador to the European Union, as a central conveyor of Trumps demands that Ukraine investigate potential 2020 rival Joe Biden in exchange for unfreezing US aid to the country....

 2019-11-21 00:46 

Borneo Bulletin

The Royal Bees receive bag sponsorship for SEA Games...

The Brunei Darussalam national netball team received morale support from Borneo Middle East Trading Co (BMETCo) during a handover ceremony in the form of....

 2019-11-21 00:30 

Jakarta Post

Trump-Cook 'bromance' culminates with visit to Apple factory...

The visit will give the US leader a chance to hail American manufacturing and step back, at least temporarily, from his tirade against big technology firms....

 2019-11-21 00:10 

Borneo Bulletin

Tea packets used in new drug smuggling attempts, says NCB...

Brunei's Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) recently intercepted two separate attempts to smuggle illicit drugs using tea packets. The NCB also detained a post parcel....

 2019-11-21 00:10 

Jakarta Post

Wild elephant found dead with severed tusks, trunk in concession area in Riau...

The male elephant was the second victim of human-elephant conflict within the PT AA concession area in the past two months....

 2019-11-21 00:07 

Borneo Bulletin

495 jobseekers attend IBTE Market Day...

Institute of Brunei Technical Education (IBTE) Sultan Bolkiah Campus (SBC), Seria held its Market Day programme yesterday, for jobseekers to learn more about job....

 2019-11-21 00:06 

Borneo Bulletin

Fire destroys 35 stilt houses in Sandakan...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong schools reopened yesterday after a six-day shutdown but students and commuters faced transit disruptions as the last protesters....

 2019-11-21 00:05 

Borneo Bulletin

Last campus protesters hold out as Hong Kong schools reopen...

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - Zimbabwe police with riot gear fired tear gas and struck people who gathered yesterday to hear a speech by the....

 2019-11-21 00:04 

Borneo Bulletin

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition supporters...

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A federal judge ruled on Tuesday that a partial ban on asylum does not apply to anyone who appeared at....

 2019-11-21 00:04 

Jakarta Post

Pope Francis begins visit to Thailand as faithful jostle for selfies...

Waiting for a glimpse of the pontiff, excited Catholics thronged around the Vaticans Bangkok embassy and St. Louis Hospital to take selfies....

 2019-11-21 00:03 

Borneo Bulletin

Ruling backs asylum seekers at border prior to policy shift...

BERLIN (AP) — The son of former German president Richard von Weizsaecker was stabbed to death while he was giving a lecture at a....

 2019-11-21 00:02 

Borneo Bulletin

Former German president's son stabbed to death...

LONDON (AFP) - Blackhall Colliery has one claim to fame - its beach featured in the climax of the Michael Caine film Get Carter.....

 2019-11-21 00:01 

Borneo Bulletin

The British village that keeps finding cash...

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the....

 2019-11-20 23:31 

Philippine Star

Duterte, South Korea president to discuss South China Sea...

Despite "hating" traveling and suffering from various ailments, President Duterte is pushing through with his trip to South Korea this weekend, saying many things are "at stake." by Alexis Romero...

 2019-11-20 23:30 

Manila Bulletin

4.2-magnitude quake hits North Cotabato...

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck North Cotabato Thursday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported....

 2019-11-20 23:25 

Manila Bulletin

Literature Nobel winner Handke defends support of Serbs...

Austrian Nobel literature prize winner Peter Handke on Wednesday defended his vocal support for Serbs in the 1990s wars in the former Yugoslavia, but said he "never bowed down" before Slobodan Milosevic....

 2019-11-20 23:25 

Manila Bulletin

Saudi king urges Iran to quit 'harmful' expansionism...

Saudi Arabia's King Salman urged arch-rival Iran on Wednesday to abandon an expansionist ideology that has "harmed" its own people, following violent street protests in the Islamic republic....

 2019-11-20 23:24 

Manila Bulletin

At least four dead in Sicily firework depot explosion...

At least four people died Wednesday in an explosion at a fireworks factory in Sicily, firefighters said after the incident at the family-run firm....

 2019-11-20 23:20 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Trump: China 'not stepping up' in trade talks...

AUSTIN: President Donald Trump said Beijing so far has not made sufficient concessions in trade talks, making him reluctant to conclude a bargain....

 2019-11-20 23:18 

Manila Bulletin

Britain's Prince Andrew to 'step back from public duties' after Epstein furore...

Prince Andrew on Wednesday said he was cancelling his public engagements, as the outcry from the British royal's friendship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein showed no sign of abating....

 2019-11-20 23:18 

Manila Bulletin

Russia air raids, regime strikes in Syria kill at least 21: monitor...

Attacks by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces and air raids by his ally Russia killed at least 21 civilians including 10 children in rebel-held Idlib province on Wednesday, a monitoring group said....

 2019-11-20 23:17 

Manila Bulletin

Ambassador brings Pompeo deeper into Trump impeachment...

A US envoy said Wednesday that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo directed him to coordinate Ukraine policy with President Donald Trump's lawyer, further implicating the top US diplomat in the impeachment drama....

 2019-11-20 23:16 

Manila Bulletin

EU countries at UN criticise America's shift on settlements...

European members of the UN Security Council hit out Wednesday at the US decision to no longer consider Israeli settlements illegal, but stopped short of naming the United States....

 2019-11-20 23:14 

Manila Bulletin

US asks N.Korea to 'seize the moment' on talks...

The US envoy on North Korea acknowledged Wednesday that Pyongyang has not yet taken verifiable action to denuclearize and called on the regime to "seize the moment."...

 2019-11-20 23:12 

Manila Bulletin

France, Germany offer NATO plans after 'brain death' row...

France and Germany outlined separate proposals for reforming NATO on Wednesday after President Emmanuel Macron slammed the alliance as experiencing "brain death", causing uproar just weeks before a crucial summit....

 2019-11-20 23:11 

Bangkok Post

Airlines told to work for lower tax...

The Excise Department has proposed local airlines increase the frequency of flights to second-tier provinces to enhance tourism there in return for a reduction in the excise tax on jet fuel, its chief says....

 2019-11-20 23:10 

Manila Bulletin

Sri Lankan government to dissolve after vote debacle...

Sri Lanka's prime minister will announce his resignation to the nation later Wednesday, bringing his government to an end following his party's presidential election debacle, officials told AFP....

 2019-11-20 23:10 

Jakarta Post

Chinese-Indonesian student challenges ban on ‘non-pribumi’ land ownership in Yogyakarta...

Chinese descents, as long as they are Indonesian nationals, have the right to own land, the plaintiff argued....

 2019-11-20 23:09 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Mourinho pledges 'passion' after being named Spurs boss...

LONDON: Jose Mourinho promised "real passion" following his appointment as Tottenham Hotspur boss after Mauricio Pochettino was sacked by the struggling Premier League club....

 2019-11-20 23:00 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Someone from the Philippines could win a $208 million jackpot this week!...

The American Mega Millions lottery offers the biggest jackpot prize in the world: $208 million USD. That huge amount, which is up for grabs in Friday night's draw, has captured the attention of lottery fans all over the world and amazingly, the winner...

 2019-11-20 23:00 

Manila Bulletin

#WalangPasok: List of class suspensions for November 21, 2019...

Classes in the following areas were ordered suspended on Thursday, November 21, due to inclement weather caused by Tropical Storm "Sarah"....

 2019-11-20 23:00 

Jakarta Post

Kanye West announces 'Jesus is King Part II' in collaboration with Dr. Dre...

Kanye West recently announced that he is working on the follow-up to Jesus is King with legendary producer Dr. Dre....

 2019-11-20 23:00 

Bangkok Post

AoT gives airport expansion okay...

Airports of Thailand's (AoT) board has officially given the green light to the controversial northern expansion plan of Suvarnabhumi airport and the 42-billion-baht project will be forwarded to the cabinet for approval, said AoT president Nitinai Siri...

 2019-11-20 22:59 

Jakarta Post

Lonely no more: PKS and Soeharto clan gang up against Jokowi’s coalition...

PKS chairman Sohibul Iman said that although the Berkarya Party did not make it to the House of Representatives, the PKS still needed its support to strengthen what he called a pressure group against the government....

 2019-11-20 22:58 

Vietnam News

Shares sink under pressure...

Only four of the top 30 shares by market value and liquidity on the southern exchange advanced while 25 declined....

 2019-11-20 22:57 

Vietnam News

Inflation controllable despite soaring pork prices: Deputy PM...

This year's inflation is controllable at 3.3-3.9 per cent, Deputy Prime Minister Vng nh Hu said while chairing a meeting on November 18 regarding the recent surge in pork prices, an essential foodstuff....

 2019-11-20 22:45 

Malay Mail Online

Hitler memorabilia auction rakes in thousands despite protests...

FRANKFURT, Nov 21 — An auction of Nazi memorabilia, including Adolf Hitler's top hat, raked in hundreds of thousands of euros in Munich yesterday in the teeth of German and international protest. The hammer fell on the Nazi leader's top hat ...

 2019-11-20 22:40 

Malay Mail Online

Roma announce talks with 'potential investors' amid takeover rumours...

ROME, Nov 21 — Roma announced yesterday that they had begun talks with potential investors interested in purchasing a stake in the Serie A club, amid rumours of a potential takeover. "Preliminary talks are ongoing with some potential investors i...

 2019-11-20 22:37 

Malay Mail Online

Greta Thunberg awarded international children's peace prize...

THE HAGUE, Nov 21 — Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg was awarded an international children's peace prize yesterday, for her work in the struggle against climate change which has resonated with schoolchildren across the world. Cameroonian......

 2019-11-20 22:36 

Philippine Star

Aquino: Can you appoint someone you don't trust? That's a little confusing...
 2019-11-20 22:34 

Jakarta Post

Bromo management to implement online booking policy for travelers...

The policy aims to increase transparency, improve services for visitors and optimize the parks management in a bid to maintain the conservation area....

 2019-11-20 22:30 

Malay Mail Online

'Happy' Mourinho vows to show passion and produce results at Spurs...

LONDON, Nov 21 — Tottenham Hotspur's new head coach Jose Mourinho promised plenty of passion on his return to club management and said one of his main priorities was putting smiles back on supporters' faces. Spurs, who have slipped to 14th.....

 2019-11-20 22:27 

Malay Mail Online

IOC: Rio boxing officials will not feature at Tokyo 2020...

LONDON, Nov 21 — Boxing referees and judges involved in the Rio Olympics, who were all suspended following the Games, will not be allowed to officiate at Tokyo 2020, an International Olympic Committee task force said yesterday. All 36 referees and.....

 2019-11-20 22:21 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Holistic herbal healing helps attract tourists, hopefully The Wellness and Jamu (herbal medicine) Tourism initiative is one of four health tourism initiatives....
 2019-11-20 22:20 

Malay Mail Online

Queen Elizabeth presents naturalist Attenborough with award for ocean pollution fight...

LONDON, Nov 21 — Queen Elizabeth presented broadcaster David Attenborough with an award on Wednesday for his hit television nature series Blue Planet II, which raised public awareness around the world of the danger of plastic pollution in oceans.......

 2019-11-20 22:14 

Jakarta Post

New foreign envoys submit letters of credentials, discuss economy with Jokowi President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo received on Wednesday the letters of credentials from 14 ne....
 2019-11-20 22:13 

Malay Mail Online

Spain cruise into Davis Cup last eight, holders Croatia eliminated...

MADRID, Nov 21 — Hosts Spain made smooth progress into the last eight of the Davis Cup Finals but elsewhere in La Caja Magica yesterday it proved a more arduous day for players, organisers and fans. World number one Rafael Nadal sealed top spot in.....

 2019-11-20 22:11 

Channel NewsAsia

Fed shows little appetite for bold policy change sought by Trump...

As U.S. Federal Reserve officials hone their monetary policy playbook in preparation for the next economic downturn, it appears they will eschew ......

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