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Australia released its long-term blueprint to save the Great Barrier Reef Saturday, with Prime Minister Tony Abbott saying protecting the World Heritage site was a priority.
 

Dozens of aging U.S. veterans gathered on the tiny, barren island of Iwo Jima on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the bloodiest and most iconic battles of World War II.
 

Southeast Asian nations on Saturday wrapped up a key agreement allowing qualified banks to operate freely in each other's countries in a push toward greater financial and economic integration.
 

Puruchuco, an ancient Incan complex, sits at the fast-moving edge of Lima's real estate boom, forcing authorities in the Peruvian capital to get creative as they seek to preserve the archeological treasure.
 

The health condition of Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew "has worsened", the government said Saturday, as the critically ill founding leader of the city-state entered his seventh week in hospital.
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Condition of Singapore's Lee worsens: govt

 

The Philippines' financial capital Makati has been plunged into chaos with two politicians claiming to be mayor, forcing courts to close and delaying government business during a bitter stand-off triggered by graft claims.
 

Shinzo Abe is expected to become the first Japanese prime minister to address a joint session of the U.S. Congress next month, crowning a visit focused on deepening trade and military ties.
 

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama beat the drum for Japan on Friday — literally — as she tried her hand at traditional “taiko” drumming in the historic tourist hotspot of Kyoto.
Michelle Obama beats drum for Kyoto

 

Japan marked the 20th anniversary Friday of coordinated attacks on the heaving Tokyo subway system when a doomsday cult released a Nazi-developed nerve gas on packed trains, killing 13 people and injuring 6,000.
Japan remembers subway gas attack

 

An elderly Thai man was jailed by a military court Friday for scrawling graffiti in a shopping mall toilet critical of the country's junta leaders and its revered king.
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Australia's former conservative Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser, who died Friday aged 84, was seen as a voice for human rights who oversaw an upsurge in immigration from Asia.
Former Australian PM Fraser passes away at 84

 

At least 32 people, including children, were killed and dozens more injured when an express train derailed in northern India on Friday, authorities said.
At least 32 dead and dozens injured after train derails in northern India

 

Singapore's founding leader Lee Kuan Yew entered his seventh week in hospital Friday, where he remains “critically ill,” according to the latest government statement.
 

Nepal has cleared more than 300 mountaineers to climb Mount Everest after they had to abandon last year's efforts when an ice avalanche killed 16 guides in the mountain's deadliest disaster, an official said Friday.
 
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