Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Asia Compact | 30.08.2011, 18:00 UTC

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ASIA COMPACT | 30.08.2011 | 18:00 UTC
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ASIA
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Democracy
Anna's 'simple' techniques hold Indian masses in rapture

Indian activist Anna Hazare's victory march has become a huge phenomenon.
In the past few decades, no one has been able to mobilize the masses the
way he has managed to with his simple but effective hunger strike.

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Global Conflicts
Indian government offers amnesty to 1,200 Kashmiri youths

Authorities in India-administered Kashmir have decided to withdraw criminal
cases against nearly 1,200 young men who were arrested during violent
protests against the Indian government last year.

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Politics
Japan gets new prime minister

Japanese Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda has been voted in as the country's
sixth prime minister in five years amid doubts he can unite his fractious
ruling party while tackling myriad economic ills and a nuclear crisis.

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Politics
Yoshihiko Noda set to be Japan's next PM

Japanese Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda is to become Japan's new leader.
The 54-year-old has been voted as head of the ruling Democratic Party and
is expected to be voted in soon by parliament.

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