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China tourists found dead by 1973 Iceland plane crash site

3 hours 29 min ago
Police in Iceland tell the BBC autopsies will take place next week to find out the cause of death.
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China anger after woman drives into Forbidden City

4 hours 25 min ago
Social media users ask how a woman could have driven into the former imperial palace in Beijing.
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Harry Harris: South Koreans bristle at US envoy's moustache

5 hours 11 min ago
Harry Harris rebukes critics of his facial hair, which reminds some South Koreans of colonial rule.
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Wiggles singer Greg Page collapses at bushfire relief show

5 hours 48 min ago
Greg Page, a founder and original lead singer of the children's group, was performing in Sydney.
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Chinese birth rate falls to lowest in seven decades

13 hours 27 min ago
At the same time, China's population hit 1.4 billion in 2019 - but the gender imbalance remains.
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Australia droughts: ‘Wall of dust’ envelops town

13 hours 58 min ago
A dust cloud sweeps across a New South Wales town, turning it red in seconds.
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Mukesh Ambani: Asia's richest man in $13bn ruling boost

14 hours 26 min ago
India's Supreme Court rejects telecom operator's plea for relief on government levies.
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China's economic growth hits 30-year low

January 16, 2020 - 11:44pm
The world's second largest economy has seen weak domestic demand amid a trade war with the US.
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Wu Huayan: Chinese charity accused of withholding donations

January 16, 2020 - 7:14pm
More than a million yuan ($144,000; £111,000) was raised for Wu Huyan - but she only saw a fraction.
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The Indian TikTok star who teaches her followers English

January 16, 2020 - 7:00pm
"People tell me that my videos have changed their lives," says TikTok star Geet.
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US officials ground drones over espionage fears

January 16, 2020 - 5:20pm
US officials are reviewing a civilian drone programme because of concerns about Chinese infiltration.
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Hong Kong Express Airways sorry for making woman take pregnancy test

January 16, 2020 - 4:34pm
Hong Kong Express Airways told the woman she could not fly to US territory Saipan without the test.
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'Chinese Restaurant Syndrome' - what is it and is it racist?

January 16, 2020 - 3:48pm
Makers of a flavouring agent launch a campaign against "racist" dictionary entry.
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'Sars-family' virus claims second victim in China

January 16, 2020 - 1:33pm
The death in the outbreak epicentre of Wuhan comes as Japan confirms its first case of the coronavirus.
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Australia floods: Girl, 3, and dog missing for 24 hours found 3km from home

January 16, 2020 - 12:34pm
The girl, aged three, was spotted 3.5km from her home in Western Australia's Pilbara region.
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Taal volcano lake all but gone in eruption

January 16, 2020 - 11:17am
Satellites continue to monitor the Philippines volcano which has experienced a lull in activity.
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Indians bake the world's 'longest cake'

January 16, 2020 - 6:23am
Those who were lucky enough to grab a bite say it was 'up to the mark'.
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American Factory: When a Chinese factory came to Ohio

January 16, 2020 - 5:50am
The documentary follows a Chinese multinational setting up production of car windscreens in Ohio.
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Australia fires: Rain finally falls on some bushfires

January 16, 2020 - 5:40am
Wet weather brings relief to some devastated areas, but the fire crisis is far from over.
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Indian arrested after confessing to murder on TV

January 16, 2020 - 2:31am
The man said he killed his girlfriend because of tensions between their families.
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