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People walk a street at Shibuya shopping district in Tokyo, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
By Zairina Zainudin PETALING JAYA, Aug 29 -- Building a second city and a bullet train system to solve the congestion problems in the Klang Valley were among the ideas raised at the just-concluded 17th National Housing and Property Summit 2014.
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BACK in December 2009, the Chinese government announced an ambitious plan for Hainan, the country's only tropical province.
Sgt. 1st Class Tom Albert is with the Army's 2nd Engineers at the massive Bagram Air Field north of Kabul and he's overseeing operation Clean Sweep here.
A failed satellite phone call suggests the missing passenger jet may have turned south slightly earlier than previously thought during its enigmatic journey, Australian authorities said Thursday.
A U.S investment group has signed a $480 million deal to build two solar energy plants in central Myanmar, one of the largest investments by an American firm since the easing of U.S. sanctions.
Relevant agencies are seeking central government approval to waive tourist visa requirements for France, Germany, the UK, Spain, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, India and Canada.
Leading up to the second Digital Innovation Asia Awards, DIA is recognizing the most innovative, creative, and performance-driven e-tourism initiatives in Asia.
Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai has packed up all his personal possessions and is ready to leave the palace, his spokesman said Thursday, even though the disputed election has failed to find his successor.
Nusa Dua, Bali: To the extent that anyone "wins" from a heated, emotional argument between two nations and neighbours, Australia has won the spying row.
Work continues this month on the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. It's scheduled to open this November.
The founder of the Canadian arm of the Tzu Chi Foundation, Gary Ho, is passing the leadership baton to his successor.
Jason Flannery, 25, a former pupil at Wensleydale School, in Leyburn, was found dead in a sixth floor flat in tourist resort Pattaya at 3am on Saturday .
The eighth edition of the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz, an annual inter-college competition, will begin its ten-city course across India from Kolkata's Presidency University Sep 5. The competition, a part of The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week organised by the Embassy of Sweden would culminate with the finals in New Delhi on Nov 1. It will ... (more)
Kuwaiti influential newspaper Al Rai has issued an article lauding the activities of Azerbaijan`s first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva, the Azerbaijani Embassy in Kuwait City told Trend Aug. 26. The article provides an insight into the projects carried out by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in Azerbaijan and abroad.
Colour Sergeant Major Glen Goldthorpe with wife Jolene and baby Harry - All images remain crown copyright.
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