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Death toll rises to 288 in South Korea ferry tragedy

A passenger ferry capsized and sank of the coast of South Korea today with more than 470 passengers on board. So far 2 casualties have been confirmed, 180 people have...

Thailand’s interim PM: Elections must come before reform

Thailand’s interim Prime Minister Niwatthamrong Boonsongphaisan rejected anti-government protesters’ demands for reform before election Monday, insisting that elections must come first.