Police holds press conference to display heroin seized in N. Thailand

Police holds press conference to display heroin seized in N. Thailand

Thai police Monday held a press conference to display a total of 6,159,760 amphetamine tablets, 116.55 kilograms of Methamphetamine, 3.2 kilograms of Ketamine and 7.2 kilograms of heroin they had seized in N. Thailand.

Spotlight: Japanese kindergarten's suspected hate speech underscores endemic social malady

A Japanese kindergarten with ties to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife apologized for comments described as hate speech against Koreans and Chinese people, as the incident has underscored the seemingly indelible nature of racial discrimination in Japan.

Indian-controlled Kashmir bans lavish weddings

The local government in Indian-controlled Kashmir has banned lavish weddings and exuberant celebrations.

Malaysian police reiterate DNA test needed before DPRK man's body release

Malaysia police Wednesday reiterated that a DNA test would be needed to identify the dead man from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), before the body could be released.

Singapore, Britain renew Economic and Business Partnership

Singapore and Britain renewed their Economic and Business Partnership (EBP) on Tuesday, paving the way for greater economic cooperation and new business opportunities in both countries, Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said.