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Deadly Nipah virus claims victims in India

7 hours 35 min ago
Nipah is "top of the list" of 10 priority diseases the WHO has identified for the next major outbreak.
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India police extract 106 cocaine capsules from woman's stomach

9 hours 20 min ago
Indian police said they extracted the cocaine capsules from her stomach over the course of a week.
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New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern takes stage as hologram

9 hours 24 min ago
Jacinda Ardern followed in the virtual footsteps of Princess Leia by being beamed in to a tech event.
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How we will know if North Korea really 'denuclearises'

May 20, 2018 - 7:32pm
North Korea is poised to dismantle a nuclear test site, but is it going far enough?
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US weighs plans to curb Chinese investment

May 20, 2018 - 7:19pm
Washington is worried about Chinese investors. Is the rest of America?
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US and China halt imposing import tariffs

May 20, 2018 - 12:05pm
No specific numbers are given, but the deal appears to have ended the imminent threat of a trade war.
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China agrees to import more goods and services from US

May 20, 2018 - 5:33am
Although no specific numbers are given, the agreement may dampen fears of a looming trade war.
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Cannes 2018: Japanese indie Shoplifters wins Palme d'Or

May 19, 2018 - 3:41pm
Runner-up to the coveted prize for best film was Spike Lee's anti-racism satire BlacKkKlansman.
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Najib Razak: Scandal-hit ex-Malaysia PM condemns police raids

May 19, 2018 - 11:30am
The raids at properties linked to the ousted prime minister were linked to a big corruption scandal.
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India Karnataka: Modi ally resigns in regional crisis

May 19, 2018 - 8:00am
Karnataka's chief minister resigns after failing to prove he had a majority in the region's assembly.
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Santa Fe school shooting: Pakistan exchange student among victims

May 19, 2018 - 6:59am
Sabika Sheikh and teacher Cynthia Tisdale are among the first named school shooting victims.
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South China Sea dispute: China lands bombers on island

May 19, 2018 - 6:13am
For the first time, Beijing has sent long-range bombers to a disputed island in the flashpoint region.
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The priest whose blunt billboards have gone global

May 18, 2018 - 7:41pm
Fr Rod Bower says his controversial, internet-famous church signs do what Jesus did - challenge injustice.
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Handbag raids at dawn in Malaysia

May 18, 2018 - 8:31am
Trolleys full of luxury goods and cash have been wheeled away from the home of Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak, according to police.
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The Indian lawmakers being guarded in 'secret locations'

May 18, 2018 - 6:05am
Indians are captivated by the political chaos that is unfolding on their television screens.
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Malaysia politics: $4 sandals vs luxury Birkin bags

May 18, 2018 - 4:47am
How Birkin handbags and cheap shoes became a symbol of change for many Malaysians.
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China drops sanctions probe into US sorghum imports

May 18, 2018 - 12:26am
Beijing and Washington are currently in talks to avoid the escalation of a trade war.
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Where are the missing Commonwealth Games athletes?

May 17, 2018 - 11:27pm
Australia says it has received asylum applications, but the number of missing athletes is still unknown.
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Malaysia police seize cash and luxury goods in Najib-linked raids

May 17, 2018 - 11:03pm
Police say the raids targeting the ousted Malaysian PM are linked to the 1MDB corruption scandal.
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The India village 'on the verge of extinction'

May 17, 2018 - 8:34pm
A village ravaged by decades of mining is struggling after the mines closed.
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