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Thirteen Lives: Thai cave rescue actor Tom Bateman relives diving fears

Sat, 2022-07-23 07:12
Actor Tom Bateman recalls how he overcame his claustrophobia in Ron Howard's film Thirteen Lives.
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Shinzo Abe killing: Why a religious group has been put in the spotlight

Sat, 2022-07-23 07:11
The shooter was said to have targeted Shinzo Abe for allegedly having ties to a controversial group.
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China heatwave: Temperatures of 40C expected this weekend

Sat, 2022-07-23 04:44
Some cities in Zhejiang province have been issued red alerts, the country's highest warning.
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Splendour in the Grass: Rain causes chaos at Australian music festival

Fri, 2022-07-22 15:16
Festival-goers at Splendour in the Grass endure muddy campsites, hours-long queues, and cancellations.
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On the ground as security forces push back protesters in Sri Lanka

Fri, 2022-07-22 07:56
Security forces raid the main anti-government protest camp in Colombo in the early hours of Friday.
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Reena Varma: India woman who visited her Pakistan home after 75 years

Fri, 2022-07-22 07:52
Reena Varma and her family left their home in 1947, weeks before the India-Pakistan partition.
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‘I can’t forget her'- Myanmar’s soldiers admit atrocities

Fri, 2022-07-22 07:07
Soldiers in the Myanmar military have admitted to killing, torturing and raping civilians.
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Sri Lanka: Forces raid anti-government protest camp

Fri, 2022-07-22 06:11
Troops descended on the camp less than a day after Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in as president.
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Droupadi Murmu: The woman who is India's first tribal president

Thu, 2022-07-21 23:17
Droupadi Murmu registered a comfortable win against her rival candidate Yashwant Sinha.
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Lynne O'Donnell: Taliban detained, abused and threatened me

Thu, 2022-07-21 22:18
Australian Lynne O'Donnell says she was forced to post tweets that publicly retracted her articles.
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Ranil Wickremesinghe: Sri Lanka sees new president sworn into office

Thu, 2022-07-21 14:05
The ex-prime minister is seen as unpopular but some protesters say they'll give him a chance.
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World's oldest male giant panda in captivity dies in Hong Kong zoo

Thu, 2022-07-21 13:20
An An was euthanized aged 35 - the equivalent of 105 years in human age.
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How India can save pilgrimages and fragile Himalayas

Thu, 2022-07-21 07:46
Experts say regulation is essential to protect people's lives as well as the fragile Himalayan region.
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Is China really open to improving ties with Australia?

Thu, 2022-07-21 07:27
There is hope the breakdown in diplomatic relations between the two countries could be ending.
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Cheetahs set to prowl India for the first time in 70 years

Thu, 2022-07-21 02:09
The mammals are coming from Namibia in a deal that has been in negotiations since 2020.
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Pen Farthing: Watchdog has no concerns over Afghan animal rescue

Thu, 2022-07-21 02:06
Nowzad's efforts to evacuate animals from Afghanistan were within its remit, the Charity Commission says.
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