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US tariffs set bad precedent for global trade, says China

4 hours 38 min ago
China asks US to pull back "from the brink" of a trade war as it announces possible tariffs on pork, wine and fruit.
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Mass whale stranding on Australian beach

5 hours 15 min ago
About 150 animals wash up on a beach south of Perth, prompting a major rescue effort.
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Katie Brennan: Australia's AFL accused of gender discrimination

6 hours 17 min ago
Katie Brennan lodges a complaint with the Australian Human Rights Commission over a match ban.
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India renews Mohammad Shami cricket contract after violence charge

March 22, 2018 - 11:55pm
Mohammad Shami's contract was put on hold after his wife accused him of corruption and violence.
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South China Sea: Vietnam 'scraps new oil project'

March 22, 2018 - 11:01pm
Vietnam cancels a major oil project in the South China Sea, bowing to Chinese pressure, the BBC has learned.
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Cate Blanchett meets Rohingya child refugees

March 22, 2018 - 8:44pm
Actor Cate Blanchett has been to visit Rohingya child refugees in camps at risk of mudslides.
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South Korea to shut off computers to stop people working late

March 22, 2018 - 7:24am
The initiative in South Korea's local government aims to stop a "culture of working overtime".
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Germany migrant jailed for life for murdering Freiburg student

March 22, 2018 - 7:17am
The rape and murder of a medical student in 2016 fuelled tensions over the mass influx of migrants.
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Eleven jailed for life over India 'beef' murder

March 22, 2018 - 6:28am
The conviction of 11 men for lynching a Muslim meat trader is India's first "cow vigilante" sentencing.
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Rebel Wilson: Australia media firms fail in defamation case bid

March 22, 2018 - 3:35am
The actress accuses six outlets of "colluding" with Bauer Media to fight a record defamation payout.
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South Africa and the fable of the missing Guptas

March 21, 2018 - 10:36pm
The tale of how the Gupta family wormed its way into the heart of South Africa - and then vanished.
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Trump set to announce China sanctions after IP probe

March 21, 2018 - 7:15pm
The White House says its investigation finds that China encourages the theft or transfer of intellectual property.
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Eddie Woo: The maths teacher who became an unlikely star

March 21, 2018 - 12:38pm
Eddie Woo's high-energy lessons on YouTube are inspiring students around the globe.
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Tajikistan ministry's book tells women how to dress

March 21, 2018 - 10:31am
A book published by the government tells Tajik women what they should - and should not - be wearing.
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India takes down local website of Cambridge Analytica

March 21, 2018 - 10:24am
The company counts both of India's major political parties among its clients.
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Lawsuit after Malaysian flag reported as 'IS symbol' in US

March 21, 2018 - 8:32am
A US employee association is being sued after restricting a Muslim man's membership over the row.
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Kabul Sakhi shrine: 'Dozens dead' in New Year attack

March 21, 2018 - 7:46am
At least 29 people are killed in a suspected suicide bomb attack near a shrine in the Afghan capital.
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Global implications for NZ 'Million Dollar Mouse' success

March 21, 2018 - 7:01am
Eradicating mice from one tiny island group could spell hope for fauna around the world.
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Families of IS India victims learned of deaths on television

March 21, 2018 - 5:43am
The government is criticised for not telling the families of 30 Indian workers about their deaths first.
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Kak Channthy: The Cambodian Space Project and a rock revival

March 21, 2018 - 5:35am
Kak Channthy's story of overcoming poverty and hardship inspired people from all around the globe.
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