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Alec Tok: A shining light for Singapore?
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Alec Tok: A shining light for Singapore?

What makes Tok tick? The filmmaker turned politician reveals how he would like to see Singapore change
Richard Branson jets into Sydney with a new name: Virgin Australia
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Richard Branson jets into Sydney with a new name: Virgin Australia

The aviation tycoon wants to unify his brand and halt downward trends in his Aussie fortune
Not-so-shocking news of the day: Thailand remains on U.S. piracy watch list
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Not-so-shocking news of the day: Thailand remains on U.S. piracy watch list

Washington’s latest Trade Representative list fingers Thailand as one of the top 12 intellectual property offenders, joining fellow Asian nations China, India, Indonesia and Pakistan
Bird's eye view of the Air India pilots strike
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Bird's eye view of the Air India pilots strike

Another corporate quagmire threatens to harm both consumer confidence in the aviation industry and the government's reputation
5 glittering Golden Week outings for Tokyo's travel-averse set
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5 glittering Golden Week outings for Tokyo's travel-averse set

We take you from the Milky Way to Okinawa without ever leaving the city limits
Japan's new post-quake orphan problem seeks permanent solution
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Japan's new post-quake orphan problem seeks permanent solution

Volunteer networks help the youngest victims begin again
We are not amused: Australian comedians banned from satirizing royal wedding
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We are not amused: Australian comedians banned from satirizing royal wedding

The palace and the BBC have spoken: Ban this crass Aussie humor, or the national carrier won't get access to the wedding footage
Imperial family chooses domestic matters over UK royal wedding
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Imperial family chooses domestic matters over UK royal wedding

Japan's Emperor and Empress visit tsunami survivors for the first time
The 10 best Shanghai tours for the truly tour group-phobic
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The 10 best Shanghai tours for the truly tour group-phobic

Forget the flags, matching hats and megaphones, these are the anti-tour groups tours that will show everyone from newbies to life-long residents a different side of the city
Helping rebuild lives in Tohoku after the quake
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Helping rebuild lives in Tohoku after the quake

Volunteering in the tsunami zone taught me how lucky we are in Tokyo
How Four Seasons does hotel deals in India
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How Four Seasons does hotel deals in India

Woo luxury travelers from the capital to Kerela, with local property developers as landlords