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Airspace over Pakistan reopens

5 hours 15 min ago
Pakistan shut its airspace in February following tensions with India.
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Chris Gayle: Australian newspapers lose appeal in defamation case

5 hours 28 min ago
Three Australian newspapers wrongly accused the cricketer of lewd behaviour, a jury found in 2017.
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Wales beats NZ to 'world's steepest street'

July 15, 2019 - 7:59pm
Guinness World Records says the Harlech street has beaten the previous record holder in New Zealand.
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Monsoon season: The river politics behind South Asia's floods

July 15, 2019 - 7:55pm
Every year, tensions increase between India and Nepal during the monsoon season. Why?
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Hong Kong protests: Clashes in shopping mall

July 15, 2019 - 12:11pm
Riot police chased protesters into a shopping mall.
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Why Saudi Arabia wants BTS

July 15, 2019 - 7:01am
Saudi Arabia wants to boost its image and hosting mainstream artists is a part of that.
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New Zealand penguins drop in for sushi

July 15, 2019 - 6:16am
Blue penguins keep visiting a Wellington sushi bar.
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Australian children take 900km drive in stolen car

July 15, 2019 - 5:00am
They packed fishing rods into a 4x4 and drove alone through two states, but now face police charges.
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Cricket World Cup: NZ PM Ardern jokes about cricket defeat 'trauma'

July 15, 2019 - 2:39am
Fans worldwide said New Zealand's Black Caps had lost the Cricket World Cup, but "won our hearts".
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Erwan Ferrieux: Australian police identify backpacker's remains

July 15, 2019 - 1:16am
Frenchman Erwan Ferrieux had been travelling with a UK man who also disappeared and remains missing.
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China's economy grows at slowest pace since 1990s

July 15, 2019 - 1:01am
China's economy has been slowing despite Beijing's efforts to boost spending and cut taxes.
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Cricket World Cup: England captain Eoin Morgan 'never imagined' win

July 14, 2019 - 5:17pm
England captain Eoin Morgan says he "never allowed" himself to imagine lifting the World Cup.
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Cricket World Cup: How well do you know England's World Cup winners?

July 14, 2019 - 4:06pm
Take our quiz to find out how well you know England's Cricket World Cup winners.
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England beat New Zealand to win first Cricket World Cup

July 14, 2019 - 3:29pm
England win the men's World Cup for the first time as they beat New Zealand in a super over in one of the most incredible games in cricket history.
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Chandrayaan-2: India set to launch second Moon mission

July 14, 2019 - 12:36pm
India's most complex space mission aims to land a craft for the first time on the Moon's south pole.
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Freckles the manta ray 'doing well' after being freed from hooks

July 14, 2019 - 9:01am
Freckles approached a team of divers for help after getting hooks embedded under her eye.
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Hong Kong protests: Tens of thousands again turn out

July 14, 2019 - 7:07am
Hong Kong sees fresh protests - and fresh violence - as unrest shows no sign of abating.
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Monsoon floods kill dozens in Nepal and India

July 14, 2019 - 5:07am
Reports say at least 43 people have been killed in Nepal, with heavy rain expected to continue.
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Cricket World Cup: Illegal bookmakers still thriving

July 13, 2019 - 7:07pm
India's cricketers didn't make the World Cup final, but its bookmakers are still making millions.
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The forgotten Indian inventor who dazzled London

July 13, 2019 - 7:04pm
Shankar Abaji Bhisey invented a machine which could have revolutionised printing.
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