TOKYO (AP) — Japanese voters are heading to the polls in a parliamentary election that is expected to reaffirm the ruling Liberal Democratic Party’s majority.
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police say they plan to clear out the third and final pro-democracy protest camp on Monday, putting an end to demonstrations that have blocked traffic in the southern Chinese city’s streets for 2 1/2 months.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A Sri Lankan church leader says the two main candidates in January’s presidential election have promised a violence-free vote, with Pope Francis scheduled to visit the country just days later.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Human rights advocates and some lawmakers say the U.S. is sending the wrong signal by opening the door for broader cooperation with Burma’s widely criticized military.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa has regained momentum in his bid for a third term with another leading politician abandoning the opposition to join his campaign.
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Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:03PM UTC
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Pakistan mourns 142 slain in Taliban school attack
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