Year of the Dog: One last look at Asia’s ‘best’ to ‘worst’
Curtis S. Chin and Jose B. Collazo
All eyes might be on the spectacle of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea, but what else has happened in the region away from the global spotlight?
With more than a billion people across the Asia-Pacific region welcoming in the Year of the Dog, we take one last look at what made headlines and lit up social media in Asia in the lunar year that was.
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- Jokowi gives green light for indigenous people bill deliberation
- Facebook post pushes Norway government to the brink of collapse
- Fatal accident on West Java toll road claims six lives
- Iron block falls at apartment project site in S. Jakarta, killing one
- UGM students sent to Asmat
- Kevin and Marcus reach thriller All England final
- French language eyes 'le comeback' as Britain leaves Europe
- Putin on track for commanding win as Russians head to polls
- Boxer dies 10 months after fight left him in a coma
- Opposition, NGO cry fraud in Russian polls