MANILA (AFP) - North Korea has appealed to South-east Asian countries for support in its row with the United States to prevent what it warned could be a "nuclear holocaust", according to a letter obtained by AFP.
As the Internet makes it simpler and faster for people the world over to shop, eat and do business - even order make-up or hijab styling online - energetic young working people are cashing in as easily and quickly as e-companies and e-customers. The Straits Times team of correspondents in Indonesia, China and India chased down some of them and - after catching a breath - brings you their stories.
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