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Cambodia Khmer Rouge trial suspended until January

By Wed, Nov 26, 2014 9:56AM UTC Khieu Samphan. Pic: AP.

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge tribunal says it will suspend trial sessions until January, bowing to pressure from lawyers of one of the two defendants charged with genocide.

China state media says 24 coal miners die in fire

By Wed, Nov 26, 2014 9:47AM UTC China state media says 24 coal miners die in fire

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media says 24 coal miners have been killed in underground fire in the country’s northeast.

No, the Tour de France is still NOT coming to Thailand!

By Tue, Nov 25, 2014 5:46PM UTC Photo: AP

The Tour de France, the world’s long-running, most prestigious (and somewhat plagued) cycling race, will start its 2016 edition from Manche in Normandy, France, with the rest of the route to be revealed on December 9. I might be going on a limb here, but I’m pretty sure that the last stage will be again on the Champs-Élysées in Paris.

NKorea holds anti-UN rally as Kim Jong-un hits out at US ‘cannibals’

By Tue, Nov 25, 2014 5:24PM UTC North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Pic: AP.

North Koreans have staged a mass rally to protest a United Nations resolution condemning their country’s human rights record, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.

4 South Korean men arrested over stolen Buddha statue in Japan

By Tue, Nov 25, 2014 3:16PM UTC The stolen Buddha statue. Pic: AP.

TOKYO (AP) — Four South Korean men have been arrested in southern Japan on suspicion of stealing an ancient Buddha statue.

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