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Hong Kong cuts Covid hotel quarantine to three days

Mon, 2022-08-08 12:15
Hotel quarantine is to be followed by four days of "medical surveillance" at home or any hotel.
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The rise and rise of anti-Muslim hate music in India

Mon, 2022-08-08 07:54
India is seeing the mushrooming of nationalistic music videos that demonise the Muslim community.
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The newborns fighting for survival in Afghanistan

Mon, 2022-08-08 07:00
The BBC visits a maternity ward where mothers are forced to share beds and have no access to pain relief.
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China to run new drills to Yellow and Bohai seas - Chinese authorities

Sun, 2022-08-07 21:32
The moves follow China's largest ever military drills around Taiwan in the past four days.
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Sanya: Covid lockdown strands tourists on 'China's Hawaii'

Sun, 2022-08-07 18:47
Over 80,000 tourists in the resort known as "China's Hawaii" face new restrictions and cancelled flights.
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Commonwealth Games: How climate change is changing life around the world

Sun, 2022-08-07 13:17
Climate change is here. But it is also everywhere. Three Commonwealth athletes explain how it is changing their sport and homes.
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Hamida Banu: Missing India woman found in Pakistan 'can't wait to go home'

Sun, 2022-08-07 08:08
Hamida Banu had been trafficked to Pakistan 20 years ago by an agent promising her a job in Dubai.
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Taiwan: US hits out at 'irresponsible' China amid attack rehearsal claims

Sun, 2022-08-07 05:24
The US has accused Beijing of "provocative" actions after Taiwan said China rehearsed an attack.
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Laal Singh Chaddha to Raksha Bandhan: 'Struggling' Bollywood's online hate problem

Sat, 2022-08-06 07:42
Many Bollywood stars have been facing incessant trolling, but does it affect how their films perform?
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Partition: My journey to the ‘place no-one spoke of’

Sat, 2022-08-06 07:34
Sparsh's family fled in terror 75 years ago - it wasn't spoken about until his grandfather agreed to talk.
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Taiwan tensions: China halts co-operation with US on key issues

Fri, 2022-08-05 23:03
Beijing has reacted angrily after senior US Democrat Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan earlier this week.
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Covid-19: North Korea claims to have recovered from outbreak

Fri, 2022-08-05 19:33
There is widespread scepticism over North Korea's claim to have the world's lowest Covid death rate.
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China-Taiwan: Joseph Wu defends US Speaker Pelosi's visit

Fri, 2022-08-05 18:57
Joseph Wu tells the BBC he will continue inviting leaders to Taipei, as China sanctions Nancy Pelosi.
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Thailand nightclub fire kills at least 13 and injures dozens

Fri, 2022-08-05 14:22
Video footage shows people fleeing the club screaming, some with their clothes alight.
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India's 'most wanted' who acted in 28 films and hid for 30 years

Fri, 2022-08-05 07:54
The case went cold after the man disappeared following a botched robbery and murder in 1992.
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China fires missiles near Taiwan after Pelosi visit

Thu, 2022-08-04 23:43
Taiwan and Japan say Chinese missiles land in their seas with Beijing angered by the visit.
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'We've been living with China's threats for 70 years'

Thu, 2022-08-04 18:23
"They're a bunch of gangsters," says one man fishing on the dockside, as Chinese missiles fly nearby.
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Taiwan tensions: China condemns 'manic' visit as Pelosi continues tour

Thu, 2022-08-04 18:02
"Manic, irresponsible and irrational": China's foreign minister reacts to Nancy Pelosi's Taiwan visit.
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Kerala: Remembering Afra Rafeeq, whose viral video saved her brother's life

Thu, 2022-08-04 07:20
Afra Rafeeq, who died this week, had raised millions of rupees to help get a crucial drug for her baby brother.
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US to probe claims Sikh turbans taken at border with Mexico

Thu, 2022-08-04 05:48
Border Patrol officers have been accused of confiscating the turbans of dozens of Sikh asylum seekers.
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