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Indonesian presidential candidate refuses to accept failure

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LinkAsia news headlines: In Indonesia, Prabowo Subianto still refuses to accept his failure in the election. His team challenges the results with a legal battle but is unlikely to win.

A car bomb in Southern Thailand has killed 3 people outside a hotel.

In South Korea, the son of the dead founder of the ferry company associated with the Sewol Ferry disaster, Yoo Byung-un, was arrested.

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Train kills 18 children in India

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LinkAsia news headlines: In India, a train slammed into a school bus, killing at least 18 children. People are furious about Indian Railways delaying putting up barrier at the level crossing.

In South Korea, relatives of the victims of the Sewol Ferry disaster marched to mark the 100th day since the tragedy.

In Japan, an artist was under arrest for distributing artworks based on female genitals.

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Hindu lawmaker stirs Ramadan furor

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LinkAsia news headlines: In India, a video catches people's attention in which a right-wing Hindu legislator tried to force a piece of bread on a Muslim during the Ramadan.

In Taiwan, 47 were killed and 11 injured when a plane crashed soon after the Typhoon had passed.

Another food scandal in China: Shanghai Husi Food, the meat supplier of many fast food outlets, including McDonald's, KFC and even Family Mart in Japan, were found selling expired meat.

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Jokowi wins Indonesian presidency

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LinkAsia news headlines: The official result of the Indonesian president election was announced and Jokowi Widodo won by 6 percentage points.

South Korean police announced that Yoo Byung-eus, the fugitive businessman who was on run and was involved in the Sewol Ferry disaster, was found dead.

Malaysian Airlines struggles financially because of the two disasters this year -- the disappearance of MH370 and the clash of MH17.

China's smart phone company Xiaomi unveils its latest product and aims to compete with Apple and Samsung.

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China: Typhoon Rammasun causes $2 billion in damage

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LinkAsia news headlines: In China, typhoon Rammasun hits southern provinces and causes economic losses of over 2 billion U.S dollars.

In India, the protest against sexual assault and rape continues in Bangalore. The rape of a 6-year-old girl has sparked widespread rage.

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