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Pakistani court reserves decision on Pervez Musharraf’s travel ban

The former president of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf has been ordered by the court not to travel abroad. On December 16, 2013, a Pakistani court reserved judgement on a request made by Musharraf to be allowed to travel abroad to visit his sick...
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Abe and Xi named most prominent Asians of 2013 by Straits Times

One of the most popular papers of Southeast Asia, The Straits Times has named the leaders of Japan and China as the most prominent Asians of 2013. The president of China, Xi Jinping and the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have been named...
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Aam Aadmi Party claims victory over Sheila Dikshit in India

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal managed to end the 15-year-long reign of Sheila Dikshit in assembly elections in Delhi, India. Dikshit resigned after the Congress failed to show colors in the elections. Just one day after the...
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Prime Minister of Thailand dissolves parliament

The Prime Minister of Thailand, Yingluck Shinawatra decided to dissolve the parliament of the nation on December 9, 2013 and is asking for new elections to be held in the country. The recent move was made by the PM due to constant protests in...
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Police in Thailand remove barricades, protesters enter government’s offices

As the anti-government protesters continue with their protests in Bangkok, the Thai police have removed barricades which were placed at the police office and the government’s headquarters in order to reduce tensions among the protesters....
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Media in China call for action against Japanese planes

The state media in China urged for appropriate measures without any hesitation if Japan tries to disregard the newly-declared air zone of the country on November 29, 2013. The most recent development saw Beijing sending fighter jets to patrol...
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China’s air defense zone move dangerous, says Shinzo Abe

The prime minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe on Monday, November 25, 2013 said that China’s admission of an air defense identification zone – which also includes disputed islands – is extremely dangerous. The latest statements were...
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Arvind Kejriwal files nomination papers for assembly elections in India

The leader of Aam Admi Party (AAP), Arvind Kejriwal has on November 16, 2013 filed nomination papers from the New Delhi constituency. While filing his papers, the confident leader said that the upcoming assembly elections were not about him,...
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Britain and South Korea sign agreement to improve trade

British Prime Minister David Cameron and South Korean President Park Geun-hye held summit talks on November 6, 2013. During the summit, leaders of the two countries made an agreement on significant financial cooperation among both the state-run...
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Premier Li talks about agricultural reform in China

The premier of China, Le Keqiang recently spoke about implementing modern technologies to the country’s agriculture. Keqiang said that the development of agriculture in China depends on reform. The premier also said that the reform of...