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Singapore bloggers prepare for ‘internet blackout’

A group of Singapore bloggers will take their websites offline on Thursday to protest new regulations requiring online news sites to obtain licenses from the city-state’s official media regulator. The...

WATCH: Ai Weiwei releases heavy-metal music video

Controversial Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei has released his new single ‘Dumbass’. In the video and song he hits back at the prison guards who abused him when he...

LIVE: Malaysia’s ruling coalition wins hard-fought election

Malaysia’s long-governing Barisan Nasional coalition has won national elections to extend its 56 years of unbroken rule, fending off a strong challenge from Anwar Ibrahim’s Pakatan Rakyat coalition.  _______________________________________ BN...