SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - In one of the military drills held in Singapore, a P-8 first determines the location of a simulated vessel and then communicates this to ships and aircraft that are part of the exercise.


THAILAND (The Nation, ANN) - Ariya Jutanugarn loves to make Thai people happy, so she hopes to come home with an Olympics medal and bring more happiness to Thai fans.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) -  Singapore is trying to offer more living and care options for the elderly, says the Ministry of Health (MOH).

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Singapore is expanding its nursing home capacity rapidly. By 2020, the Ministry of Health aims to increase nursing home beds by 5,000 to 17,000 in all. Janice Tai and Seow Bei Yi visited Japan, which has the world's oldest population, to see how the Japanese care for the elderly.

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) -  Zulfiqar Ali, a Pakistani citizen sentenced to death by firing squad in Indonesia was saved.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Bodies of the militants who died in Dhaka attack and Dhaka raid are still at the morgue without claims.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - An area that has long been considered as the hub of Dhaka's nightlife, with a number of restaurants that used to be open till 2:00 in the morning, today provides a rather eerie feeling.

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DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Bangladesh is one of the earliest signatories of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and has expressed its commitment to ensure the rights of children in international forums.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - This is the first time that a drug made in Bangladesh will be sold in the US market.

COLOMBO ( The Island / Japan ) - Sri Lanka's western region megapolis transport strategy places a sharp focus on improvement of public mass transit. The overall plan includes introduction of a light rail system, canal transport and modernisation of the bus transportation system.

TAIPEI (The China Post/ ANN) - Around 300 aboriginals protested for their own transitional justice at Ketagalan Boulevard on Sunday ahead of President Tsai Ing-wen’s formal apology to the indigenous peoples scheduled for August 1.

TAIPEI (The China Post/ ANN) - Taiwanese driver Su Ming-cheng had been convicted of rape, can be a case of suicide or homicide, investigates police. 

TAIPEI (The China Post/ ANN) - Cabinet potpones implementation of a new mandatory labour regulation requiring employers to allow one designated day off per week.

TAIPEI (The China Post/ ANN) - A man wanted by the police attempted suicide with a gun when approached and questioned by police in the Taipei Bus Station lobby on Saturday morning, according to police sources.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) -  A Thai deputy prime minister admitted that it is unlikely that Thailand would be compensated for fake GT200s bomb scanners.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The Thai prime minister has instructed the Interior Ministry to speed up giving Thai citizens to some 1,000 stateless students.