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The mystery deaths of two Saudi sisters in Sydney

Thu, 2022-08-11 23:40
There are many theories about what happened but it is clear Australia failed them, advocates say.
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Afghanistan: Cleric killed by bomb hidden in artificial leg - reports

Thu, 2022-08-11 21:04
Sheikh Rahimullah Haqqani, who had close ties with the Taliban, was a prominent supporter of girls' education.
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India man wins 22-year court battle against railways over 25 cents

Thu, 2022-08-11 16:36
He was overcharged for train tickets he bought in 1999 and had been fighting to get the money back.
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Australia defence force suicides 'a national tragedy'

Thu, 2022-08-11 14:58
A royal commission inquiry interviewed hundreds of people over alarmingly high death rates.
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India woman's post on Pakistani friend wins hearts on social media

Thu, 2022-08-11 13:41
The two women met at Harvard Business School and found they had more similarities than differences.
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Seoul floods: 'Parasite-style' flats to be banned after deaths

Thu, 2022-08-11 11:19
Two women and a teenager died in one of the tiny flats, which featured in the Oscar-winning film.
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North Korea leader Kim Jong-un 'suffered fever' during Covid outbreak, says sister

Thu, 2022-08-11 10:23
The sister of North Korea's leader also blames South Korea for causing her country's outbreak.
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Uttar Pradesh: India son helping rape survivor mum fight for justice

Thu, 2022-08-11 07:43
She was raped in 1994 when she was 12. The son born out of the assault is now helping her quest for justice.
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Australia Covid: Contact tracing app branded expensive 'failure'

Wed, 2022-08-10 23:24
The health minister urges people to delete the contact-tracing app, which identified just two infections.
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China says Taiwan military drills are over after Pelosi visit

Wed, 2022-08-10 20:42
The sea and air exercises were in response to US politician Nancy Pelosi's visit to the island.
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Langya: New virus infects 35 people in eastern China

Wed, 2022-08-10 17:15
The patients are thought to have caught the virus from animals such as shrews, and not from humans.
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Chess Olympiad 2022: Meet the Indian women who made chess history

Wed, 2022-08-10 14:31
The Indian women's team hoped for a Chess Olympiad gold, but won a bronze - they still made history.
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Pakistan floods: 'I lost everything'

Wed, 2022-08-10 08:20
Flash floods in Balochistan have killed more than 550 people since June, destroying homes and livelihoods.
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Laal Singh Chaddha: How Aamir Khan adapted Forrest Gump to Bollywood

Wed, 2022-08-10 07:29
The actor's remake of the Hollywood blockbuster is Bollywood's most ambitious adaptation yet.
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China property crisis: Why homeowners stopped paying their mortgages

Wed, 2022-08-10 07:23
The country's property sector is struggling with a cash crunch, forcing buyers to take extreme steps.
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Issey Miyake: Japanese fashion designer dies aged 84

Tue, 2022-08-09 18:07
The revolutionary designer died of liver cancer in Tokyo aged 84, his company said in a statement.
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Seoul floods: At least eight dead amid heaviest rain in decades

Tue, 2022-08-09 13:15
Several parts of the city saw the highest rate of rainfall in 80 years, say weather officials.
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China-Taiwan: What we learned from Beijing's drills around the island

Tue, 2022-08-09 08:54
Beijing redefines what is "acceptable" even as Taiwanese attitudes appear to be hardening further.
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China resort lockdown: Escaping to Sanya only to face fresh curbs

Mon, 2022-08-08 18:15
Many in Sanya had arrived hoping for relief from strict Covid-control measures in bigger cities.
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China-Taiwan: Beijing conducts new military drills near island

Mon, 2022-08-08 15:13
The drills were due to end on Sunday but a statement said sea and air exercises were continuing.
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