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Manila foils planned anti-Chinese attack at airport

Manila foils planned anti-Chinese attack at airport

MANILA — The Philippine authorities yesterday said they had arrested three men linked to a group that was planning to set off firebombs at Manila’s international airport and a...

Anti-China group nabbed for planned Manila attacks

Anti-China group nabbed for planned Manila attacks

MANILA — Philippine authorities said today (Sept 2) that they arrested three men linked to a group that was planning to set off firebombs at Manila’s international airport and a...

Sumatran tiger rescued from ‘zoo of death’ dies

Sumatran tiger rescued from ‘zoo of death’ dies

SURABAYA – Melani, a rare Sumatran tiger that was rescued from Indonesia’s “zoo of death” in Surabaya has died. The rare Sumatran tigress suffered from illness and malnutrition...

The Dark Knight rises in Chiba

The Dark Knight rises in Chiba

The caped crusader in black flies by in a futuristic three-wheeler, looking every bit like the superhero in the Hollywood action movie The Dark Knight Rises. But he is no Batman.

19 new dengue case in Japan, linked to Tokyo park

19 new dengue case in Japan, linked to Tokyo park

TOKYO — Japan is urging local authorities to be on the lookout for further outbreaks of dengue fever, after confirming another 19 cases that were contracted at a popular local...

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