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Fitbit to Provide Wearable Fitness Trackers in Collaboration With Singapore Government’s Health Initiative

The Singapore government is promoting healthy living amid rising cases of diabetes and heart disease.
Meera Navlakha
8.23.19
News

Eight Of The Ten Most-Surveilled Cities In The World Are In China

The two other non-Chinese cities in the top ten are outside Asia, while Singapore appeared in 11th place.
Meera Navlakha
8.21.19
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Japanese Boys’ Top Career Choice Is Professional YouTuber, New Survey Finds

YouTube creator did not make it to the list of top choices for young Japanese girls.
Meera Navlakha
8.20.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

Women in Japan are Fighting to Save their Own Last Names After Marriage

An age-old law in Japan reinforces that husbands and wives must have the same last name – but women are fighting back.
Meera Navlakha
7.22.19
Sports

An Islamic Body in Indonesia Forbids Women From Playing Football

The U.S. Women’s National Football team just capped off an inspiring World Cup victory, but in Indonesia, one city is forbidding women from playing the game.
Adi Renaldi
7.12.19
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Indonesia’s Party Island Is No Longer the Drug Paradise It Once Was

The police are coming after drug users and dealers in Gili Trawangan, an island off the coast of Lombok famous for its over-the-top parties.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4.12.19
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Abandoned Bulls Are Killing Motorists in India

The Indian male bovine, which makes up an economically unproductive livestock population in a country with cow protection laws, is the latest troublemaker.
VICE India Staff
4.8.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

An Endangered Crocodile Just Died Because of a Party in India

The animal got "stressed because of loud vibrations" of bass music, says the founder of Madras Crocodile Bank Trust.
Shamani Joshi
4.5.19
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Supermarkets in Thailand and Vietnam Start Using Banana Leaves Instead of Plastic

Think of it as a very literal take on "green packaging".
Edoardo Liotta
4.5.19
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Indian High Court Wants to Ban Chinese App TikTok for ‘Encouraging Pornography’

The Madras High Court has passed an order to ban the app with 25 million daily Indian users because "majority of the teens are playing pranks."
Pallavi Pundir
4.4.19
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Drunk Drivers Who Cause Fatal Accidents May Face Death Penalty in Taiwan

Lawmakers are also planning to increase maximum fines and jail times for DUI.
Edoardo Liotta
4.4.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

An Indian Company Has Been Fined With Social Work For Parodying Hermès

Replacing the French giant's trademark logo with 'Herpes' will cost Impresario Entertainment mid-day meals and sanitary pads in Delhi's orphanages and foster care homes.
Pallavi Pundir
3.27.19
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