The Japanese ruling camp led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to win a majority in Sunday's lower house election, according to exit polls by local media.

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Sunday denounced South Korea for its "policy toward the north" as one destroying the inter-Korean relations and a product of ambition to stifle its compatriots in the north in collusion with the United States.

Myanmar has launched private-sector task forces to join the Union Enterprises for Humanitarian Assistance, Resettlement and Development (UEHRD) in the conflict-torn Rakhine state, the Myanmar News Agency reported on Sunday.