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#GE222 #TransAsia #Penghu #crash #UPDATE:

Taipei, July 23 (CNA) Forty-seven people were killed and 11 others injured when a passenger plane operated by TransAsia Airways crashed on the outlying island county of Penghu Wednesday. 290 more words

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JOKOWI SEES METEORIC RISE, PRABOWO CLAIM 'SYSTEMATIC FRAUD'

JAKARTA: Joko Widodo, who will be Indonesia’s first president without some kind of link to the autocratic past, won 53% of the vote compared to 47% for Prabowo Subianto, according to figures from the election commission in the world’s third-biggest democracy.

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Cracks in dam scare Thai villagers

CHIANG RAI: People of 17 villages in Mae Suai sub-district of Mae Suai district in Chiang Rai province are in fear after cracks appeared in a local mid-sized dam and aftershocks continued following the big earthquake two months ago. 249 more words

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Myanmar cracks down on illegal alcohol, tobacco

YANGOON:The Internal Revenue Department announced early this month that it would crackdown on untaxed, illegally imported and sometimes fake goods that are freely available at wholesale markets such as Yuzana Plaza and Mingalar Market. 623 more words

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Aggressive China ignores views; stays put in Viet waters

HANOI: China continued to maintain its illegal presence and aggression in Vietnamese waters yesterday as more condemnation of its actions came from US and Philippine officials. 536 more words

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Indonesia's New Leadership

July 23, 2014

The Guardian view on what the election of Joko Widodo will mean for Indonesia

EDITORIAL

The Guardian, Tuesday 22 July 2014 19.55 BST… 460 more words

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JOKOWI IS INDONESIA'S NEW PRESIDENT WITH 53% VOTES

JAKARTA: After the protracted political wrangling and unease that followedIndonesia‘s disputed presidential election, Joko Widodo – known as Jokowi – is on the verge of being named as Indonesia’s next head of state. 407 more words

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