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VOA: Indonesian City Faces Ban on Dog Meat

The tented business next to the Tirtonadi Bus Terminal blends in with nearby food stalls selling local favorites. The...

BBC: Why India shuts down the internet more than any other democracy

As protests over a controversial citizenship law rage across India, authorities resorted to shutting down the internet in cities where demonstrators flooded...

VOA: US, South Korea Fail to Reach Cost-sharing Deal as Deadline Approaches

The United States and South Korea failed to reach a deal on how to split the cost of the U.S. military presence,...

NPR: Australia Just Had Its Hottest Day On Record

Australia experienced its hottest day ever recorded on Tuesday, according to preliminary results from its national Bureau of Meteorology.

VOA: Vietnam Turning into Medical Tourism Destination for Dental, Cosmetic Care

Foreign tourists normally pour into Vietnam to see colonial architecture and limestone jutting out of the sea. Now some are headed to...

AP: US India hold strategic talks as domestic crises distract

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary Mark Esper were meeting their Indian counterparts Wednesday for strategic and security talks as...

VOA: In S. Korea, Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Protests Find Support

Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement is gaining support among South Korean college students, who see some overlap with their country’s own struggle for...

CNN: Miss Nigeria had the best reaction to Jamaica winning the Miss World title and we’re all inspired

Miss Nigeria has set a new standard for how we want our friends to react to our successes. And we'll expect nothing...

BBC: Citizenship Amendment Act: India PM Modi appeals for calm as protests grow

Large rallies have been taking place in the capital Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Kolkata (formerly Calcutta). Monday's protests came...

VOA: Serbian Opposition Activists Block State TV-Radio Building Over Media Freedom Concerns

Serbian opposition activists have blockaded the entrance of the building hosting the state Radio and Television service (RTS) in Belgrade to protest...

BBC: General election 2019: Boris Johnson thanks North for trusting Tories

Speaking in Tony Blair's old seat of Sedgefield, the PM said he knew "how difficult" that decision can be.

BBC: New Zealand volcano: Search resumes for two remaining bodies

Krystal Eve Browitt was a 21-year-old Australian from Melbourne who was visiting the island with her family. Father Paul and...

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[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...