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Honda, Kagawa named to Japan squad for Ghana friendly

May 18, 2018

Keisuke Honda and Shinji Kagawa named to Japan's 27-man squad for an international friendly on May 30 against Ghana in Yokohama

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Toyota chief hopes to help Japan automakers keep tech edge

May 18, 2018

Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, is promising to lead a push among manufacturers to keep a competitive edge in emerging technologies like zero-emission and autonomous driving

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Study says China-backed dam in Cambodia would destroy Mekong

May 18, 2018

A study says a Chinese-backed plan for Cambodia to build the Mekong River's biggest dam would destroy fisheries that feed millions and worsen tensions with Vietnam, the downstream country with most to lose from dams on the waterway

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China rejects appeal on behalf of Nobel Prize winner's widow

May 18, 2018

China has rejected an appeal made by dozens of writers and artists for the release from house arrest of the widow of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo

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AP Interview: Anwar wants Malaysia to scrap race policies

May 17, 2018

Pardoned Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim says decades-old affirmative action policies for the country's Malay majority must be discarded in favor of a new program to help the poor regardless of race

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Japan draft plan sets ambitious targets for nuclear energy

May 16, 2018

Japan draft plan sets ambitious targets for nuclear energy despite challenges after Fukushima disaster

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Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

May 16, 2018

Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on conservation

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4 shot dead in attack on Indonesia police; officer killed

May 16, 2018

Indonesian police have shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country

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Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar freed, given royal pardon

May 16, 2018

Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance's stunning election victory

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LA Times suspends Beijing chief amid sexual misconduct probe

May 16, 2018

LA Times suspends Beijing bureau chief after accusations of sexual misconduct

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