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PMC Bank: Indian customers protest after fraud investigation launched

1 hour 6 min ago
Nearly a million Indians are left without full access to their bank accounts as police investigate alleged fraud.
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Swine fever devastates China's pigs

1 hour 17 min ago
China's pigs are being devastated by African swine fever which has now spread throughout the country.
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Australia bushfires: New South Wales braces for 'catastrophic' day

1 hour 54 min ago
Tuesday will see temperatures rise and winds strengthen, threatening areas including Sydney.
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USS Grayback: Missing WW2 submarine found after 75 years

4 hours 17 min ago
The original documents giving its location had been mistranslated and were missing a digit.
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Guru Nanak: Historic Sikh celebrations take place in India and Pakistan

6 hours 30 min ago
The historic opening of a corridor to a shrine has coincided with the 550th birthday of Sikhism's founder.
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Australian man jailed for 12 years in Vietnam on terrorism charges

7 hours 35 min ago
Chau Van Kham - a member of human rights group Viet Tan - was sentenced to 12 years in prison.
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Rohingya crisis: The Gambia accuses Myanmar of genocide at top UN court

10 hours 27 min ago
The west African nation accuses Myanmar of genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority at top UN court.
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Hugh Grant and Guy Ritchie recreate fathers' Army picture

10 hours 51 min ago
Hugh Grant and Guy Ritchie pose as their fathers did during Army service 65 years ago.
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Bird of the Year: Rare anti-social penguin wins New Zealand poll

13 hours 21 min ago
The rare hoiho becomes the first penguin to take the title, after two weeks of "memes and trash-talk".
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JNU: Water cannons used against India students protesting fee hike

13 hours 45 min ago
Students from Jawaharlal Nehru University in India protest against a proposed 150% hostel fee hike.
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Hong Kong protester's shooting by policeman livestreamed on Facebook

15 hours 37 min ago
A Hong Kong news outlet livestreamed the moment a policeman shot a protester during a demonstration.
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Is climate change to blame for Australia's bushfires?

16 hours 38 min ago
Politicians have been criticised for skirting questions on whether climate change is worsening a crisis.
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Alibaba sees strong sales as Singles' Day kicks off

November 10, 2019 - 11:43pm
The world's biggest online shopping day delivered sales of around $14bn in the first hour of trading.
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Hong Kong policeman shoots protester during roadblock

November 10, 2019 - 8:03pm
The officer then fired two more rounds, although it's not clear whether they hit anyone.
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British Steel agrees £70m rescue with Chinese firm

November 10, 2019 - 7:43pm
The deal with Jingye Group could potentially safeguard 4,000 jobs in the UK.
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India's Shafali Verma, 15, becomes youngest player to score a fifty for country

November 10, 2019 - 4:20pm
Fifteen-year-old Shafali Verma breaks Sachin Tendulkar's 30-year record as the youngest player to score a fifty for India.
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Cyclone Bulbul kills 13 across India and Bangladesh

November 10, 2019 - 1:48pm
Cyclone Bulbul hits India and Bangladesh, ripping trees from the ground and damaging thousands of homes.
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Kem Sokha: Cambodian opposition leader freed from house arrest

November 10, 2019 - 10:12am
Kem Sokha, who is still banned from politics, had been locked up in jail or house arrest since 2017.
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Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons teen's killer

November 10, 2019 - 7:03am
Outgoing President Maithripala Sirisena frees the death row prisoner, who is from a wealthy family.
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Australia bushfires: Sydney facing 'catastrophic' threat

November 10, 2019 - 6:45am
More than 100 blazes continue to burn and at least three people have been killed.
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