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Papuan villagers clad in traditional costume performing before the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping at Port Moresby airport ahead of the APEC summit.

North Korea tests new 'ultramodern tactical weapon': KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has overseen the testing of a "newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon", Pyongyang's state media reported Friday, in a move that will raise the temperature over denuclearisation talks.

Q3 GDP growth moderates to 4.4%

The Malaysian economy grew by 4.4 per cent in the third quarter of 2018 (3Q18) driven by strong private consumption following the zerorization of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) during the quarter.

Court rules fresh election for Rantau state seat

The Special Election Court today ruled as null and void the unopposed election of Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan as the assemblyman in the 14th General Election in May.

Number of missing in California fire jumps past 600

The number of people listed as missing in one of California's deadliest wildfires has skyrocketed past 600, authorities said Thursday, as the remains of seven additional victims were found by rescuers.

Rosmah, aide plead not guilty to corruption charges

Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to two counts of receiving bribes totalling RM1.5 million, in the implementation of the project to supply and install solar energy at 369 rural schools in Sarawak two years ago.

Duterte defends need to 'power nap' after summit no-shows

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday made light of his penchant for daytime dozes after his office said "power naps" had caused the gruff leader to miss a number of key meetings at a Singapore summit.

Death toll from California wildfires rises as 130 still missing

The toll in the deadliest wildfires in recent California history climbed to 59 on Wednesday as authorities released a list of 130 people still missing.

S. Korea hushes for crucial exam

South Korea dialled down the volume on Thursday as more than half a million students sat a crucial national university entrance exam, with authorities taking extraordinary measures to minimise possible distractions.

Thai rappers lay into junta, social conformity

"A country killing the people... doesn't give a damn about its children," spits 17-year-old Elevenfinger, one of a legion of acerbic young rappers ripping into Thailand's politics, dire education system and calcifying social mores.



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