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Kabir Singh: Bollywood's misogyny problem is not new

June 25, 2019 - 3:19am
Kabir Singh has been sharply criticised for its treatment of women, but it is a box office hit.
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India bribe refund diktat sees residents attack politicians

June 25, 2019 - 3:13am
Political leaders have been attacked after a state chief minister told them to refund bribe money.
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Ben Currie: Electric shock trainer arrested by police and charged with fraud

June 25, 2019 - 3:00am
A racehorse trainer who was banned after allegedly planning to give horses electric shocks is charged with fraud by police in Australia.
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Israel Folau: Rugby star recoups donations in sacking row

June 25, 2019 - 2:27am
Israel Folau draws new support for his fight against Rugby Australia over his anti-gay online posts.
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Changi Airport: Drones disrupt flights in Singapore

June 25, 2019 - 1:09am
A rise in drone use has created growing security concerns for airports around the world.
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Malaysia air pollution: Schools shut after illness hits children

June 25, 2019 - 12:57am
The same part of Malaysia was hit by toxic air pollution in March, making more than 4,000 people ill.
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Letter from Africa: Kenya's love-hate relationship with Chinese traders

June 24, 2019 - 7:48pm
Why the arrival of Chinese traders at the famous Gikomba market is both a blessing and a curse for Kenyans.
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Bihar encephalitis deaths reveal cracks in India healthcare

June 24, 2019 - 7:47pm
Doctors are scrambling to contain the outbreak, which has killed more than 150 children in a month.
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Gangnam: The scandal rocking the playground of K-pop

June 24, 2019 - 7:33pm
The BBC hears shocking allegations of drugging and rape inside South Korea's glamorous nightclub scene
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Who really pays in a tariff war?

June 24, 2019 - 7:07pm
Donald Trump has labelled himself "Tariff Man", in his bid to use tariffs to boost domestic jobs.
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South Korea's Gangnam rocked by rape scandals

June 24, 2019 - 7:01pm
South Korea's glamorous nightclub scene has been hit by allegations of drugging and rape.
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Cricket World Cup: Bangladesh beat Afghanistan to boost semi-final hopes

June 24, 2019 - 1:53pm
Bangladesh move a point behind England and the World Cup semi-final places as they beat Afghanistan by 62 runs at Southampton.
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Cricket World Cup: West Indies' Andre Russell ruled out of the remainder of tournament

June 24, 2019 - 10:39am
West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is ruled out of the rest of the World Cup because of a knee injury.
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Cricket World Cup: Eoin Morgan will not try to stop booing of Smith & Warner

June 24, 2019 - 10:33am
England captain Eoin Morgan will not try to prevent fans booing Australia's Steve Smith and David Warner during the World Cup match at Lord's.
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Jharkhand: Arrests over lynching of India Muslim man

June 24, 2019 - 9:11am
The 24-year-old was beaten to death after being accused of theft and refusing to praise Hindu gods.
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Thailand cave rescue: Boys mark one year anniversary

June 24, 2019 - 7:54am
The 12 boys, their coach and rescuers attended ceremonies to mark one year since they went missing in Chang Rai.
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Bangladesh train derailed killing at least five people

June 24, 2019 - 7:10am
A passenger train derailed on a bridge in north-east Bangladesh, killing at least five people and injuring more than 100.
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Vietnam jails US national for 'state overthrow plot'

June 24, 2019 - 6:15am
Michael Phuong Minh Nguyen is sentenced to 12 years in jail after a trial that lasted just half a day.
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Australia celebrates 'greatest day' in women's sport

June 24, 2019 - 4:19am
The nation woke up on Monday to an extraordinary succession of achievements, causing much local joy.
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Rajasthan tent collapse kills 14 at religious event

June 24, 2019 - 2:59am
Officials say some were electrocuted when storms caused a tent to collapse at a religious event.
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