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China’s foreign minister reacts to Trump’s call

China’s foreign minister reacts to Trump’s call

TAIPEI — China’s foreign minister says he hopes Beijing’s relations with the US won’t be “interfered with or damaged” after President-elect Donald Trump broke with decadeslong...

Umno VP demands more hard work from BN partners

Umno VP demands more hard work from BN partners

KUALA LUMPUR — The vice-president of United Malays National Organisation (Umno) has called upon component parties in the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition to work as hard...

Abe moves to put those who shun society to work

Abe moves to put those who shun society to work

TOKYO — Nagisa Hirai was an active child who loved playing football with the boys. But that early happiness dissipated on her first day at elementary school when she became...