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JAPAN NEWS

Missile evacuation drill held in Tokyo for 1st time

Tokyo- Residents and others in Tokyo’s Bunkyo Ward took part in an evacuation drill on Monday morning to prepare for a possible ballistic missile attack. It was the first missile evacuation drill held in the Japanese capital. After North Korea’s

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FEATURES

Peace talks with Reds, what went wrong?

Eighteen months into his presidency, Rodrigo Duterte has made a complete turnaround from his earlier declaration of being a socialist and “the first Leftist president” in the country. That is according to the Communist Party of the Philippines, considered as

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BUSINESS

PSE Index ends at record for second straight day despite lower growth

Last-minute buying pushed the Philippine Stock Exchange Index to a record close for the second straight day on Tuesday. Despite slower growth reported for 2017 by the Philippine Statistics Authority, the index ended one point short of 9,000 points. The

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