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Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the prime minister's house in central Islamabad in their bid to force his removal and closed down national television after clashes turned violent over the weekend
ISLAMABAD - The Associated Press
Pakistan’s powerful military returned to the political arena on Aug. 28, agreeing to mediate between the government and protesters who have camped out in the capital for two weeks demanding the resignation of PM Nawaz Sharif
TOKYO - Agence France-Presse
The death toll from devastating midweek landslides in Hiroshima rose to 50 on Sunday as fresh rain stoked fears of more disasters and hampered the round-the-clock search for survivors.
TOKYO - Reuters
Japan’s Defense Ministry makes its biggest ever budget request, as Tokyo bolsters its military amid worries over China’s expanding naval reach
KUALA LUMPUR - Agence France-Presse
Millions of black-clad Malaysians fell silent Friday in tribute to their 43 countrymen killed in the MH17 disaster as the first remains were brought home and laid to rest amid deep sorrow and anger.
KABUL - Agence France-Presse
Afghanistan's fraud-hit election teetered on the brink of collapse Wednesday as one of the two candidates boycotted the UN-supervised vote audit
BANGKOK - Agence France-Presse
Thailand's junta-picked national assembly on Thursday chose coup leader General Prayut Chan-O-Cha as prime minister in a one-horse race that entrenched the military's hold on power.
KABUL, Afghanistan - Agence France-Presse
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah threatened to withdraw from an audit of votes cast in the election
ISLAMABAD - Agence France-Presse
Pakistani ministers and opposition politicians met anti-government protesters on Wednesday, but talks ended for the day with the sides appearing no closer to resolving a week-long political crisis
Thailand's coup leader has been formally endorsed as prime minister by the nation's revered king
Huge landslides in western Japan killed at least 36 people and left rescuers scrambling to find another seven still missing, authorities said Wednesday, after a wall of mud smashed into their homes.
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