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  1. Noor Shahidatun won Malaysia's second gold after leaping 5.95m in the women's long jump.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Malaysia ended the final day of the track and field events in the Asean University Games in Singapore with a flourish, winning two golds, two silvers and a bronze. National shot putter Adi Alifuddin Husin's hurl of 16.33m at the Choa Chu Kang Stadium was way off his national record of 17.54m but it was good enough to win his fifth AUG gold.

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  2. Double golden celebration for Malaysia in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Star Online

    Zaidatul Husniah won the women's 100m gold, but her time of 11.94 was way off her personal best of 11.62. KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia enjoyed a rare golden sprint double when Jonathan Nyepa and Zaidatul Husniah Zulkifli won the men and women's 100m events at the Asean University Games in Singapore.

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  3. Lady Eagles absorb back-to-back lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | ABS-CBN News

    Ateneo de Manila University absorbed another setback Tuesday, bowing down to powerhouse team Thailand, 19-25, 10-25, 23-25, in women's volleyball of the 18th ASEAN University Games at the National University of Singapore Multi-Purpose Sports Hall 5. Three-time UAAP Most Valuable Player Alyssa Valdez once again tried to rally the Lady Eagles but the Thais' skills and power were too much for Ateneo, which is looking to duplicate its bronze medal finish in the 2014 edition in Palembang, Indonesia. The reigning champion Thais destroyed the Lady Eagles especially in the second set breaking the set wide open, 22-8.

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  4. GENERAL SPORTSDato wins three swimming bronze medals for Team UAAP-PHIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | ABS-CBN News

    Tanker Hannah Dato gave Team UAAP-Philippines a reason to smile despite a gloomy Day 2 in their 18th ASEAN University Games campaign in Singapore Tuesday. The Ateneo de Manila swimmer scooped three bronze medals to put the Filipino student-athletes in the list of winners in the medal table dominated early by Thailand and Indonesia.

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  5. In the face of terror, Muslims welcome EidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | CNN

    Muslims pray outside the central mosque in Moscow to celebrate the end of Ramadan on Tuesday, July 5. Eid al-Fitr is a three-day festival that marks the end of the Muslim holy month. Shoe sellers display their wares in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Monday, July 4. Traders expect to see good business at the end of Ramadan and the subsequent Eid celebration.

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  6. Eid al-Fitr: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | CNN

    Kashmiri Muslims shop ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir on July 5. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. More than one billion Muslims around the world will celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Wednesday night, as the month-long Ramadan fast ends and the festivities begin.

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  7. Opinion: How to stop the cycle of hateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | CNN

    Muslims hold a "Rukyatul Hilal" in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Monday, July 4, to see the new crescent moon that determines the end of Ramadan. Shoe sellers display their ware in the Gulistan area on July 4, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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  8. How to stop the cycle of hateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | CNN

    A man reads a large Quran made of carved wood at a school in Palembang, Indonesia, on Thursday, June 9. Ramadan, the most sacred month in the Muslim year, started on June 5. A man in Sidon, Lebanon, wakes up Muslims for their overnight "suhur" meal before the day's fast on June 8. During Ramadan, Muslims fast from dawn until dusk.

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  9. Unfriending' the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Lack of knowledge on environmental issues is blamed for lenient verdicts given by Indonesian courts to those deemed responsible for the destruction. Enforcement of the law against those who commit environmental crimes in Indonesia has proved to fail as a deterrent.

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  10. Businesses pin hopes on streamlined, speedy licensingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Nation

    FOR MANY Indonesians and those with experience running a business in the country, there is a big chance they see a similar picture in their head when they hear the word bureaucracy: Long queues and red tape, which can take weeks However, Telkomtelstra president director Erik Meijer had the complete opposite experience during his recent visit to the Investment Coordinating Board's one-stop integrated service , during which he obtained two business permits in just two hours. "[The BKPM] is like a very well-oiled engine.

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  11. How people celebrate Ramadan around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | CNN

    A man reads a large Quran made of carved wood at a school in Palembang, Indonesia, on Thursday, June 9. Ramadan, the most sacred month in the Muslim year, started on June 5. A man in Sidon, Lebanon, wakes up Muslims for their overnight "suhur" meal before the day's fast on June 8. During Ramadan, Muslims fast from dawn until dusk.

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  12. A day in PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    A statue of two white elephants adorned with the royal emblem, near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, celebrates the 70th anniversary of His Majesty the King's accession to the throne on June 9. Chalerm Kaewpim, centre, performs a classical Manora dance at the Thailand Cultural Centre, Bangkok. The 76-year-old artist once performed Manora in front of His Majesty the King in the southern province of Pattani 39 years ago.

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  13. Golden outing for Jordan in Asian Schools Swimming ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Star Online

    The 17-year-old emerged victorious in the boys' 100m backstroke after posting 59.22 in Tuesday's final in Palembang. He also managed to erase the meet record of 57.59 set in 2014.

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  14. Heavyweights battle it out in PSL beach volleyball climaxRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    Bang Pineda of Petron XCS will try to book a PSL Challenge Cup beach volleyball tournament Finals berth with partner Aiza Maizo-Pontillas on Sunday. The heated battle on the sand finally reaches its climax as four teams clash for the elusive crown in the 2016 Philippine Superliga Challenge Cup beach volleyball tournament Sunday at the SM By the Bay in Mall of Asia.

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  15. Petron, Army A set semis showdown in PSL Challenge CupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    Petron XCS dug deep into its well of experience to pull off a 21-17, 21-16 victory over F2 Logistics in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Philippine Superliga Challenge Cup beach volleyball tournament Sunday at the SM By the Bay in Mall of Asia. Aiza Maizo-Pontillas and Bang Pineda displayed their spectacular form right from the opening serve to frustrate Aby Marano and Danika Gendrauli and coast to the semifinals.

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  16. Korea, Indonesia Line Up W8 Trillion Worth of BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    President Park Geun-hye and her Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo on Monday agreed to let Korean businesses in on US$6.7 billion worth of infrastructure projects in the Southeast Asian archipelago. Meeting at Cheong Wa Dae, the two leaders also signed a memorandum of understanding on two projects worth $2.7 billion -- a gas pipeline in Palembang and Bali and light rail system in Jakarta.

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  17. Air pollution starving the oceans of oxygen: Dust released by human ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Air pollution drifting from East Asia out over the world's largest ocean is leading to falling oxygen levels in tropical waters thousands of miles away. Researchers have found that for decades iron rich airborne particles pumped into the air by human activity is triggering a chain reaction that is stripping the oceans of the essential gas.

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  18. S. Korea, Indonesia sign 11 MOUs on cooperation in trade, maritime affairs and other areasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Korea Herald

    South Korea and Indonesia agreed Monday to bolster bilateral cooperation in infrastructure development, trade, investment, maritime affairs, energy and other areas, as the former seeks to step up its foray into the Southeast Asian market. The two sides signed 11 memorandums of understanding largely over firming up their economic ties after President Park Geun-hye and her Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo held a summit at Cheong Wa Dae, South Korea's presidential office.

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  19. UAAPQueen Eagle Valdez embraces new role for AteneoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    Fans wearing blue jerseys and shirts of Ateneo de Manila Lady Eagles most donning with a "No. 2" print - suddenly rushed to one part of the field inside the Ateneo de Manila University campus while waiting for the annual bonfire program to commence.

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  20. Ateneo defends right to play in AUGRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    Sending a team to the AUG was already decided by members of the UAAP board as early as late last year --- Ateneo athletic director Emmanuel Fernandez Three-time UAAP Most Valuable Player Alyssa Valdez and the Lady Eagles will represent the Philippines' women's volleyball team in the 18th ASEAN University Games in Singapore two months from now. Ateneo de Manila athletic director Emmanuel Fernandez on Friday said that the Katipunan-based squad accepted the offer to play in the biennial regional sports meet for student-athletes as early as last year.

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