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August 30, 2015 2:02 pm

The unidentified foreigner, who is being held in military custody at an undisclosed location, was seized during a Saturday morning raid on a flat on the eastern outskirts of Bangkok.

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August 30, 2015 1:50 pm

Police said that an aviation engineer was killed and another engineer was injured in the attack while the militants also kidnapped, the manager of the airport.

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August 30, 2015 1:40 pm

Police and soldiers raided the apartment on the outskirts of eastern Bangkok and found bomb-making materials that matched those used in the August 17 blast at the Erawan Shrine bombing,

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August 30, 2015 7:51 am

Some 12,000 soldiers will march through Beijing's central Tiananmen Square on Thursday, accompanied by tanks and armoured vehicles, as fighter jets scream overhead.

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August 29, 2015 7:24 pm

It was the first confirmed report of deadly Taliban infighting after an announcement last month that Mullah Omar had been dead for more than two years.

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August 29, 2015 5:14 pm

In one area near the square, a comedian entertaining the crowd poked fun at Najib. Dressed up as an Arab, he pretended to hand over a multi-billion-ringgit check as a donation to a rally participant.

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August 29, 2015 8:36 pm

National police spokesman Prawut Thawornsiri said that the arrested person is a foreigner, but refused to say if he was Turkish, as was reported by some local news organizations.

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August 28, 2015 2:18 pm

Activists say Najib should resign and the political system and state institutions be reformed to be more transparent and accountable.

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August 28, 2015 12:36 pm

The agreement reached after talks in the border village of Panmunjom, pulled both sides back from the brink of an armed conflict and committed them to starting an official dialogue.

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August 28, 2015 12:26 pm

Giang Son, deputy chairman of the President's Office, told a news conference Friday that 18,539 inmates were granted amnesty under two directives signed by President Truong Tan Sang. They will be released from prisons starting Monday.

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August 28, 2015 10:41 am

Niloy was known to his friends as an atheist blogger whose online name is Niloy Chowdhury.

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August 28, 2015 1:54 pm

North Korean leader was probably holding them responsible for the confrontation that developed in a way that he did not expect.

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August 28, 2015 8:57 am

Pakistan will retain its capabilities for the foreseeable future as a necessary deterrent against perceived existential threats from India: Reports

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August 27, 2015 10:10 pm

An explosion took place near the spot about 18 hours later on August 18, but caused no casualties.

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August 27, 2015 1:26 pm

Police have already detained 12 Ruihai employees as part of their investigation and are also looking into a company suspected of providing bogus safety assessments.

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August 27, 2015 9:11 am

Wanda said in a statement Thursday that it's paying $650 million for Tampa, Fla.-based World Triathlon Corp. as it forecasts explosive demand in China for the sport.

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August 27, 2015 8:16 am

Ethnic unrest was long used as an excuse for the army to exercise control over the country's administration, and is a very sensitive issue because it relates to the nation's unity.

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August 26, 2015 8:29 pm

The floods affected more than 11,000 people, with 153 houses completely destroyed and 849 houses damaged.

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August 26, 2015 11:58 am

"It turned around and landed back at Osaka airport at 7:50 am," said ANA spokeswoman Hanae Satomura.

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August 25, 2015 2:15 pm

Nearly 1,000 foreign troops from 17 countries will participate in China's military parade here on September 3 to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War II victory against Japan, a military official said.

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August 25, 2015 1:52 pm

Rafiq Sherzai, spokesman for the Herat Regional Hospital, said on Tuesday that 18 people were also wounded in the blast late Monday.

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August 25, 2015 1:10 pm

The protesters from the Tharu ethnic group are demanding a separate state in the new constitution, which they say would give them a stronger say in local affairs.

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August 25, 2015 9:45 am

Japan's Metrological Agency said it was moving to the north, and forecast a maximum 200 mm (4.8 inches) of rain an hour.

South Korean presidential security adviser Kim Kwan-jin, right, and Unification Minister Hong Yong-pyo, second right, shake hands with Hwang Pyong So, left, North Korea' top political officer for the Korean People's Army, and Kim Yang Gon, a senior North Korean official responsible for South Korean affairs, during after their meeting at the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. (Source: AP photo)
August 25, 2015 11:53 am

Seoul had restarted the broadcasts earlier this month after an 11-year stoppage in retaliation against the North for allegedly planting land mines on border patrol.

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August 25, 2015 9:24 am

A look at how the Koreas have pulled off similar feats, sometimes with the involvement of South Korea's ally, the United States, over the years.

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August 24, 2015 7:53 pm

Investigators are trying to "put pieces of the puzzle together" but have had to use their imagination to fill holes left by cameras that failed to record his movements.

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August 24, 2015 4:50 pm

The Maldivian Democratic Party strongly condemned Nasheed's arrest by the Maldives Correctional Service and Maldives Police Service, calling it "arbitrary and illegal".

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August 24, 2015 1:32 pm

The photographer is being charged with possessing an illegal weapon, which carries a prison sentence of up to five years.

thailand1
August 24, 2015 1:03 pm

A week after an explosion killed 20 people in Bangkok, Thai police find unexploded bomb in capital.

South Korean President Park Geun-hye, second from left, speaks during a regular meeting at the presidential house in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. (Source: AP photo)
August 24, 2015 11:43 am

President Park told top aides that Seoul would not 'stand down even if North Korea ratchets up provocation to its highest level and threatens our national security.'

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August 24, 2015 11:23 am

Overnight, record wind-gusts of 256 kph (159 mph) flipped over cars and knocked down utility polls on the remote Japanese island of Ishigaki, near Taiwan, Japanese media reported.

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August 24, 2015 11:13 am

The blast happened after midnight at the Sagami General Depot in Sagamihara, a city about 25 miles (40 kilometers) southwest of Tokyo, said Navy Commander Bill Urban, a Pentagon press officer.

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August 24, 2015 9:13 am

The new graves were found on Saturday near the peak of a hill surrounded by jungle terrain and along the Thai border.

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August 24, 2015 11:47 am

North Korea is refusing to apologize for what Seoul says was a land mine attack and then an artillery barrage last week. Pyongyang demands that Seoul stop the propaganda broadcasts started in retaliation for the land mine explosions.

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August 25, 2015 12:30 pm

Shinzo Abe decided to side with Western countries who are not attending events in China because of worries about its military expansion in the region, the Sankei newspaper reported.

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August 23, 2015 3:30 pm

The facility, owned by Shandong Runxing Chemical Technology Co., produced adiponitrile, which can give off toxic fumes when burned, according to Xinhua.