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Star-Studded Legal Team Will Seek to Save Samsung Chief

Samsung chief Jay Y. Lee has handpicked 13 top lawyers to defend him against charges of bribing the South Korean president.

04 March 2017 | 10:00 PM

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Fewer Workers, Higher Wages: Japan Inc Feels Demographic Pinch

Ask the president of Japan's largest daycare chain what his biggest headache is, and Kazuhiro Ogita doesn't hesitate: workers and wage costs.

04 March 2017 | 09:30 PM

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UN Says Sri Lankan Security, Police Reportedly Still Committing Rape, Torture

Sri Lankan security and police forces are reportedly still committing rape and torture, and the country must investigate and prosecute those involved.

04 March 2017 | 09:00 PM

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India to Host Dalai Lama in Disputed Territory, Defying China

Indian federal government representatives will meet the Dalai Lama when he visits a sensitive border region controlled by India but claimed by China.

04 March 2017 | 08:30 PM

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Parents Fearing Deportation Pick Guardians for US Children

Parents who immigrated illegally to the US fear deportation are inundating immigration advocates with requests for help their children.

04 March 2017 | 08:00 PM

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North Korean Murder Suspect Says Malaysia in Conspiracy to Damage Pyongyang's Honor

Ri Jong Chol, a suspect in the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader, said in Beijing that he was a victim of a conspiracy by Malaysian authorities attempting to damage the honor of North Korea.

04 March 2017 | 04:15 PM

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EduCo to Send Indonesian Students to Irish Universities

Global education company EduCo announced their newest partnership with Dublin City University and Maynooth University, both in Dublin, at Pullman Jakarta on Wednesday (01/03).

04 March 2017 | 01:53 PM

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Malaysia Rejects Insinuation It Violated UN Sanctions on North Korea

Malaysia on Saturday (04/03) rejected any suggestion it may have violated sanctions imposed by the United Nations on North Korea, after a Reuters report that North Korea-linked firms were running an arms network in the country.

04 March 2017 | 01:51 PM

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Police Investigate Hate Speech Allegations Against Facebook User

Police are investigating hate speech allegations against a suspect who was arrested for allegedly creating derogatory memes, which he posted on social media

04 March 2017 | 01:20 PM

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Study UK Exhibition in Jakarta, Surabaya, Yogyakarta

The British Council will be hosting "Study UK Exhibition 2017" on Saturday (04/03) and Sunday at the Fairmont Hotel in Senayan, Jakarta.

04 March 2017 | 12:29 PM