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Japan’s emperor may move to Akasaka Estate in Tokyo after abdication

Japan’s emperor may move to Akasaka...

March 27

TOKYO — The residence of the crown prince and his family is being considered by the government as the new home for Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko in the event the emperor...

Google Doodle honours arts legend P Ramlee on 88th birthday

Google Doodle honours arts legend P...

March 22

KUALA LUMPUR — Search engine Google honours Malaysian arts legend Mr P Ramlee Wednesday (March 22) with a “Doodle” on its Malaysia home page, celebrating what would be his 88th...

Amos Yee calls himself 'poster boy for free speech' as he seeks asylum in the US

Amos Yee calls himself 'poster boy...

December 29

NEW YORK — Americans who identify with President-elect Donald Trump’s message of anti-political correctness may have a new, unlikely ally: A Singaporean teenager who is seeking...

How we can be more civilised online

How we can be more civilised online

June 01

As the Internet and social media become more intertwined with our lives, we begin to see how the best and worst of human nature get amplified online. While the better actions of...

CIA’s best political friend turns against it

CIA’s best political friend turns...

April 12

For more than three years, beginning in 2009, employees of the United States Senate intelligence committee spent their days combing through millions of Central Intelligence...