Britain's UKIP set for landmark poll win

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Britain's anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) was set to claim its second seat in parliament, as votes were counted early on Friday in the town of Rochester, foreshadowing a possible political upheaval at next year's general election.

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Support for Hong Kong street protests wanes ahead of expected clearance: poll

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

Support for Hong Kong street protests wanes ahead of expected clearance: poll

More than two-thirds of Hong Kong people think pro-democracy demonstrators who have occupied key parts of the Chinese-controlled city for seven weeks should end their street protests, a Chinese University of Hong Kong survey suggests.

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Japan slips into surprise recession, paves way for tax delay, snap poll

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Japan slips into surprise recession, paves way for tax delay, snap poll

Japan's economy unexpectedly slipped into recession in the third quarter, setting the stage for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to delay an unpopular sales tax hike and call a snap election just two years after he took office.

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The world economy is in bad shape, especially Europe: poll

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

The world economy is in bad shape, especially Europe: poll

The world economy is in its worst shape in two years, with the euro area and emerging markets deteriorating and the danger of deflation rising, according to a Bloomberg Global Poll of international investors.

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Vietnamese could have 9 days off for Lunar New Year, again

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Vietnamese could have 9 days off for Lunar New Year, again

The labor ministry has proposed that the government keep the number of official Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays at nine days as it was last year.

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Mas to meet pro-independence allies for next move

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1.6M Catalans voted in favor of leaving Spain in an unofficial referendum over the weekend. Eighty-one percent of those who took part in the poll voting for independence, putting pressure on Prime Minister Rajoy to open talks. Bloomberg’s Ben Sills reports on “Countdown.”

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Catalans vote on secession, closing ranks against Rajoy

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Catalans vote on secession, closing ranks against Rajoy

Catalans went to vote today in an independence ballot ruled illegal by Spain, as regional officials closed ranks to shield those organizing the disputed poll from punishment.

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Police chief questions Hanoi’s inclusion on TripAdvisor’s pickpocketing list

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

Police chief questions Hanoi’s inclusion on TripAdvisor’s pickpocketing list

VietNamNet Bridge - Hanoi ranks ninth among 10 cities worldwide for pickpocketing of tourists, according to a poll of TripAdvisor readers, but Hanoi police chief Major General Nguyen Duc Chung disagrees with the finding.

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Conservationists cringe at Vietnam's alleged rhino horn progress

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Conservationists cringe at Vietnam's alleged rhino horn progress

Conservation groups have dismissed a recent poll that suggested Vietnam's rhino horn demand fell by nearly 40 percent in a single year.

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Vietnam Television postpones airing of ‘Sex and the City’

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Vietnam Television postpones airing of ‘Sex and the City’

The broadcast of “Sex and the City,” a hugely popular American sitcom, on VTV2 – the education and science channel of national broadcaster Vietnam Television – will be delayed for one week, while mixed reactions to the airing are widespread.

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3 arrested in Hanoi for smuggling rhino horn

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3 arrested in Hanoi for smuggling rhino horn

Three Vietnamese people were arrested for allegedly smuggling seven kilograms of rhino horn in Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport on Saturday.

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Eastern Ukraine prepares for election, leader says vote will give legitimacy

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Pro-Russian separatists in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk prepare for a self-organized Nov. 2 vote, with rebel leader saying poll will give separatists legitimacy.

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Vietjet among Smart Travel Asia’s top-10 budget airlines in Asia

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Vietjet among Smart Travel Asia’s top-10 budget airlines in Asia

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietjet, the country’s only private air carrier, has been voted as one of the 10 best budget airlines in Asia in the 10th SmartTravelAsia.com 2014 Best in Travel Poll.

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Ukraine votes in poll likely to elect pro-West assembly

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Voters in Ukraine hope for peace and an end to war as they cast their vote in a key election that is expected to install a pro-Western parliament.

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Ukraine votes in poll likely to strengthen president's hand

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Ukrainians voted on Sunday in an election that is likely to install a pro-Western parliament and strengthen President Petro Poroshenko's mandate to end separatist conflict in the east, but may fuel tension with Russia.

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