North Korea states it is preparing to test-fire inter-continental ballistic missile 23 dead, 17 missing after ferry catches fire in Indonesia North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hints at test of intercontinental ballistic missile Three killed as car falls from 5th floor of parking garage in Japan: MediaChina plans to shut down ivory trade by end of 2017 in a move designed to curb mass slaughter of African elephants. Philippines may relocate naval drills with the US away from disputed South China Sea to avoid hurting China tiesA Malaysian boy aged just 9 had to have his penis amputated due to negligence on the part of his surgeon China’s $9 billion effort to beat the U.S. in genetic testing South Korean government shuts down controversial fertility map India to tax capital gains for Singapore investors after amendingExplosion in Rahim Yar Khan area of Pakistan's Punjab province, 2 injured: Pakistan MediaSecond reported human case of H7N9 strain of avian influenza this month in Shanghai, China. Felt earthquake (gempa) M6.4 strikes 165 km SW of Labuhanbajo (Indonesia)Kim Jong-Un has executed 340 people in five years since seizing power The Dalai Lama at Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya in BiharPutin speaks with Erdogan by phone on Syria Ceasefire and Astana talks Philippines' Duterte calls U.S. envoys 'spies' over alleged ousterPhilippines President Rodrigo Duterte denies throwing person off a helicopter Malaysian Airlines MH8205 (Medina-Kuala Lumpur) landed at 3.30am at Mumbai airport due to fuel pump failure; Already departed for Kuala Lumpur4 suicide bombers killed by police in Moyu, Khotan prefecture in Xinjiang after ramming vehicle into government complex: CCTVFour suicide bombers killed by police in Moyu, Khotan prefecture in Xinjiang after ramming their vehicle into government complex Philippine President Duterte claims he has thrown someone out of a helicopter India eases visa process for BangladeshisEarthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 55km NNW of Iwo Jima, JapanAnother earthquake hits Ibaraki at 9:53 pm. It's M4.7 according to Japan Met Agency 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits near Toyko, Japan - USGS Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 7km WNW of Kitaibaraki, JapanEarthquake of magnitude 5.9 - 18km NNE of Daigo, JapanPeskov: Russia, Turkey Maintaining Permanent Contact On Various Modalities Of Possible Dialogue In Astana J-20 frigid area test in Hulun Buir.

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1 January 2017
23 dead, 17 missing after ferry catches fire in Indonesia
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hints at test of intercontinental ballistic missile
Three killed as car falls from 5th floor of parking garage in Japan: Media
China plans to shut down ivory trade by end of 2017 in a move designed to curb mass slaughter of African elephants.
Philippines may relocate naval drills with the US away from disputed South China Sea to avoid hurting China ties
South Korean government shuts down controversial fertility map
Felt earthquake (gempa) M6.4 strikes 165 km SW of Labuhanbajo (Indonesia)
Kim Jong-Un has executed 340 people in five years since seizing power
The Dalai Lama at Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya in Bihar
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte denies throwing person off a helicopter
Philippine President Duterte claims he has thrown someone out of a helicopter
J-20 frigid area test in Hulun Buir.