BANGKOK (ANN/ANN) - While Bangladesh PM urged the world to systemise migration, India's minister said one should focus on the economic dimension of the phenomenon. Two ANN media reports. 

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BANGKOK (ANN/ANN) - While Bangladesh PM urged the world to systemise migration, India's minister said one should focus on the economic dimension of the phenomenon. Two ANN media reports. 

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - 70 British MPs write to the UK government over the Rohingya issue; Dhaka seminar says opening border not a solution. 

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - Some 250,000 people joined a pop music concert held in front of the Presidential Office calling for legalisation of same-sex marriage. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Japanese police will check such details if the minors own smartphones, why and how often they use social media sites, and whether the guardians understand how their children use social media sites.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Sultanate was ranked the third most militarised country in Asia behind Singapore and South Korea. 

BANGKOK (ANN/ANN) - The Belt and Road initiative has the potential to boost Hong Kong's status as a major financial, economic, trade, business and transportation centre in the world. Here are four reports from ANN media.

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HONG KONG (China Daily/ANN) - With the United States set to enter the Trump era, it is time for Asia to grasp what it means, to brace itself for what’s next, and to plan for adapting to possible changes. Building on regional trade and improving on infrastructure could be areas to focus on says Ed Zhang, Editor-at-large, China Daily (Asia), Hong Kong. Read his commentary here:

BANGKOK (ANN/ANN) - The impeachment of President Park Geun-hye has greater ramifications and could lead to a major turmoil in the Korean Peninsula. Here are two reports by ANN media.

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - The adoption of a conference report of the fiscal 2017 National Defense Authorization Act by the US Senate has opened avenues for high-level Pentagon officials to visit Taiwan.

KARACHI, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) - Pakistan International Airlines denied rumours that its aircraft fleet was not up to the mark.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Tensions erupted when workers of the Hambantota Port seized and held a Japanese ship and its crew members as a mark of protest against a proposed public-private partnership contract between the government and state-owned China Merchants Port Holdings Company Ltd.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The launch of Uber has improved public transportation in Dhaka, however the Bangladesh Road Transportation Authority is creating hurdles in its functioning.

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - President says she is resolute in protecting South China Sea claims. 

HONG KONG (China Daily/ANN) - Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has made a surprise announcement that he will not seek re-election.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Impeachment vote passes landslide; Constitutional Court to decide Park‘s eventual fate