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Interview: CEO, MyRepublic, Singapore: “It is better to run to the future than get mired in the past.”

Malcolm Rodrigues, CEO, of fibre broadband provider MyRepublic in Singapore, is taking part in a panel discussion entitled, “Are Service Providers ready for Ubiquitous On-Demand Services and 100% National Coverage?” on Day Two of the… 812 more words


American gets death sentence for drug trafficking in Vietnam; Press: Officials found heroin hidden in his underwear

April 23, 2014

State media say a court in Vietnam has sentenced an American to death for heroin trafficking.

The Liberated Saigon newspaper says Jason Dinh… 106 more words


Early Bird Chat

President Obama greets U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy upon his arrival at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo

President Obama is greeted by Caroline Kennedy and her husband Edwin Schlossberg




Japan - Collective Self-Defense

Japan is looking to undo the Article 9 of The Constitution of Japan which prohibit Japan from going to war again.

“Aspiring sincerely to an international peace based on order, the Japanese people forever renounce war as a sovereign right of the nation and the threat or use of force as means of settling international disputes.

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Asia Pacific

Grassroots Level Democracy in Kashmir

By Haifa Peerzada

As the elections are underway for a much awaited change of political leadership in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, some of the basic essentials of good governance have not been given much attention or they have been ignored. 919 more words



By Kristopher Klein
Staff Writer

It seems that almost every day I check the news a new issue fans the diplomatic flames around the Pacific. As the United States and China continue to redistribute the global economy, the competition for influence in the Pacific has deepened. 748 more words


Iran: Five prisoners hanged in Gohardasht prison - report

April 22, 2014

NCRI – The Iranian regime hanged five prisoners including a 68 year-old man on Tuesday in Gohardasht prison in city of Karaj. 59 more words