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Singapore's NTU Rises to Asia’s No. 1
QS Places South Korea's KAIST at No. 4
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) is Asia’s top university, announced Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in its Asia University Rankings released on Oct. 17, 2017. NTU, which is ...

Asserting Media Person’s Rights in India
By Nava Thakuria
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For more than one reason, India remains a hazardous place for hardcore journalists irrespective of the regimes in power at the national capital or province headquarters. The populous country witnesses ...

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By Thomas L. Knapp
On Oct. 16, 2017 Morgan Chalfant of The Hill reports, the US Supreme Court agreed to hear the Justice Department's appeal in Microsoft Corp. v. United States. The question before the court: Are ...

China’s Myanmar Bonanza Sans Responsibility
By Nava Thakuria
Special Correspondent
As the world media continues focusing on Rohingya crisis in Myanmar, its giant neighbor China maintains its aloofness nonetheless full scale utilizing the fuel pipelines originated in the trouble torn ...

"2017 Summit for World Peace" Held in S. Korea
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"2017 Summit for World Peace," held by Chairman Lee Man-Hee of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), has attracted a number of high-profile leaders from the world, making ...

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Mike Pandey is no Jim Corbett – who once upon a time roamed the hills of the Himalayas shooting down rogue man-eating tigers and leopards. But Corbett Sahib as he was fondly called by those ...

Antibiotic Resistance: Enlarging Life Process of Pathogen
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El Gouna Film Festival Opens with Sheikh Jackson
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Lee Ha-Nui Stars in New Film "The Brothers"
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Indian Community in Korea Marks 11th Ganesh Festival at Seoul National University
EU Trade Chief Cecilia Malmström to Attend "2017 EU-Korea Business Forum" in Seoul
Animal Cruelty Should Be Stopped in S. Korea
Manufacturing Misguided Protests in Assam
US Chamber CEO Strongly Opposes US Withdrawal from US-S. Korea Trade Agreement
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Oh Ji-Hyun Wins KLPGA Held in Chuncheon
British Songwriting Duo "Ooberfuse" to Be in Seoul on Sept. 17-21, 2017
UNESCO Should Cancel Japan’s Okinoshima Heritage Status Unless Women Allowed on It
Bring North Korea to the Negotiation Table, Do Not Sanction It
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Bolivia Marks 192nd Independence Day in Seoul
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A War of Monkeys, Every Man for Himself
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Mexican Military Attache Sexually Harass Local Female Employee at Mexican Embassy in Seoul
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Japan's Takahama Nuclear Plant Poses Serious Threat to Neighbors of S. Korea, China, Russia
Why Live in Israel?
China and Technology: Tortoise and Hare Again
"Golden Tulip Sky Bay Gyeongpo" to Open in Late 2017
KB's Madam Moon Myung-Soon Dedicates Life to Nation's Financially Vulnerable Folks
Morocco's 2017 "Throne Day" Marked in Seoul
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Assam Forum Bats for Work Permits to Bangladeshi Settlers
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Singapore's Tycoons on Forbes Rich List See Wealth Rise
Hong Kong Hosts Grand Reception in Seoul to Mark 20th Anniversary of Its Handover to China
Three Key Players in Middle East Diplomacy
Yesterday's Immigrants: Better Than Today's?
Temple Mount Violence
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WaterROK Names Its Good Will Ambassador
UAE Energy Minister Blames Qatar for Supporting Terrorism in Press Briefing in Seoul
6 Arab Nations Ask FIFA to Replace Qatar as 2022 World Cup Host
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Drugs Crisis in Iran Emanating from Afghanistan
Why You Should Buy Ralph Lauren Stock?
Mexico Resembles a Civil War: Three Murders Per Hour in Early 2017
President Moon Jae-In's Initiative of "Miracle on the Daedong River," a Cornerstone for Inter-Korea Ties
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Master Artist Min Tae-Hong in Vanguard of Promoting Korean Art Throughout the World
"Fight against Corruption Is Actual Task"
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Grenada's St George’s University Signs MOU with S. Korea's Uiduk University
Junior Football Leagues Show Record Growth in China
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Evidence Destroyed Over And Over Again
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Dog Meat Industry in South Korea
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Robert Mugabe, 93, Scoffs at Anti-Mugabe Alliance in Zimbabwe
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Behind the Scene of Khan Sheik Hun Chemical Attack and US Strike on Syria
China Needs to Re-evaluate the Independence of Taiwan: America and Japan
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