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Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet was not accusation

September 17, 2019 - 12:39am
The Tesla CEO's lawyers say the term means "creepy old man" in South Africa where Mr Musk grew up.
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Hong Kong: Looking back at 100 days of protests

September 16, 2019 - 11:02pm
How a controversial extradition bill with China sparked months of violent protest.
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China gripped after sighting of its own 'Loch Ness Monster'

September 16, 2019 - 8:37pm
Is the creature in the Yangtze a monster, a snake - or something less animated altogether?
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World's biggest amphibian 'discovered' in museum

September 16, 2019 - 8:27pm
DNA from historical museum specimens may help save the giant salamander from extinction in the wild.
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Shane Gillis: Saturday Night Live's new hire fired for slurs

September 16, 2019 - 6:29pm
Gillis apologised for the remarks saying he was a comedian "who pushes boundaries".
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Afghanistan war: Tracking the killings in August 2019

September 16, 2019 - 5:00pm
Violence across Afghanistan is killing dozens a day as US forces negotiate a withdrawal, the BBC finds.
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Gladys Liu: The row over a trailblazing Chinese-Australian MP

September 16, 2019 - 11:34am
Gladys Liu faces loyalty questions - but some say she is the victim of "xenophobic paranoia".
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Pokemon: 'Ash Ketchum failing for 22 years taught me being a loser is OK'

September 16, 2019 - 11:26am
The world's most popular Pokemon trainer, Ash Ketchum, achieves the goal he set for himself in 1997.
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Thailand Tiger Temple: More than half have died since rescue

September 16, 2019 - 10:34am
Thai authorities said the big cats died of a virus, or from genetic problems linked to inbreeding.
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Thailand Tiger Temple: Authorities remove tigers from attraction site

September 16, 2019 - 10:27am
Thai officials have started an operation to remove all the living tigers at the Tiger Temple.
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Rome stall owner refuses reward for €2,000 cash find

September 16, 2019 - 9:38am
The Bangladeshi stall owner finds a wallet in a Rome street and makes it his mission to return it.
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Pakistan blasphemy riots: Dozens arrested after Hindu teacher accused

September 16, 2019 - 7:13am
Mob violence was unleashed after a Hindu headteacher was accused of making blasphemous comments.
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Andhra Pradesh boat capsize: At least 12 dead and several missing

September 16, 2019 - 2:32am
The tourist boat was carrying around 60 people when it toppled over after colliding with a rock.
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Indonesia haze: Why do forests keep burning?

September 16, 2019 - 1:55am
A smoky haze has blanketed the region, an annual phenomenon that affects millions of people.
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Magpie attack: Australian cyclist dies while fleeing swooping bird

September 15, 2019 - 8:47pm
The man suffered head injuries after swerving his bicycle in a bid to avoid the aggressive bird.
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Kashmir: The controversial deaths causing tension

September 15, 2019 - 6:06pm
Conflicting narratives around controversial deaths have raised tensions further in the region.
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Ashes 2019: England level series after beating Australia in final Test

September 15, 2019 - 1:49pm
England end their memorable summer by earning a 2-2 draw in the Ashes with a 135-run defeat of Australia in the fifth Test.
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New Zealand: Man brings clown to redundancy meeting

September 15, 2019 - 10:22am
Josh Thompson took a clown to a work meeting as a "support person" when he was about to lose his job.
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Hong Kong protests: Petrol bombs and water cannon used in clashes

September 15, 2019 - 6:45am
Violence breaks out after thousands defy a police ban to march as unrest continues unabated.
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Why thousands are flocking to corgi cafes

September 14, 2019 - 7:50pm
Corgi cafes are all the rage, with these dog-themed businesses popping up across Asia.
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