Thai Islamic leaders tighten rules on child marriage

BANGKOK (AP) — Islam's guiding council in Thailand has introduced new regulations requiring that marriages with children under age 17 be approved by a religious committee. The action...

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Chiayi City hosts International Band Festival in southern Taiwan this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chiayi city in southern Taiwan is preparing to host the 25th annual International Band Festival this week from Dec. 14 through Dec. 23. There are bands from across Asia...

BC-US--Foreign Exchange, US

NEW YORK (AP) — Foreign Exchange, New York prices. Rates for trades of $1 million minimum. ...

Thai policeman arrested in killing of French man

BANGKOK (AP) — A policeman in Thailand has been arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a French man at a shopping plaza in Bangkok. Security video of the killing Wednesday poste...

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Yellow, green, saffron: Colors of protests around the world

When you're an activist looking for a way to convey a complex message in a complicated world, you need a hook — something that can command attention across cultures in a memorable and visually arresti...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--CHAMPIONS LEAGUE ROUNDUP One of Liverpool, Napoli, and Paris Saint-Germain will fail to advance from the group stage. Napoli can advance with a dr...

Indian man charged in alleged human smuggling operation

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal authorities say an Indian national conspired to smuggle foreign citizens into the U.S. on commercial airline flights. An indictment unsealed Monday allege...

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