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  • An enthusiastic Indonesian running to connect with President Joko Widodo, in a show of support for the country's top leader. Mr Joko and his entourage were on a 30km motorbike tour of the rural areas of Sukabumi in West Java last week.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo's robust activities have elicited praise and scepticism ahead of polls next year.

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The upcoming inter-Korea summit has cast a spotlight on life near heavily fortified Demilitarised Zone. South Korea correspondent Chang May Choon reports from the DMZ.
The Indonesian government is pushing for more local tech start-ups, as digital economy is poised to lift its growth rate.
  • An Orange patrol, which is conducted regularly by supporters in Matsudo city, Chiba prefecture. The nationwide Orange Plan was launched in 2015 to provide a comprehensive suite of dementia detection and support initiatives. People with dementia takin
Across rapidly greying Japan, community-based support networks have been formed to help dementia patients and caregivers.
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  • Women of the Yao tribe, an ethnic minority in China, grooming themselves by the river in Huangluo Yao village in Guilin, Guangxi in southern China, as part of their celebration of the Double Third Festival yesterday. The Yao women, known for their tr
Women of the Yao tribe, an ethnic minority in China, grooming themselves by the river in Huangluo Yao village in Guilin, Guangxi in southern China, as part of their celebration of the Double Third Festival yesterday.

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