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Afghanistan: Civilian deaths at record high in 2018 - UN

February 24, 2019 - 4:07am
More civilians were killed last year in Afghanistan than at any time since records began, the UN says.
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Australian farmers' long road after mass cattle deaths

February 23, 2019 - 7:23pm
An estimated 500,000 animals have died in a flood disaster in Queensland, crippling local graziers.
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Oscars 2019: The Indian sanitary pad makers going to LA

February 23, 2019 - 7:11pm
Period. End of Sentence. looks at how one Indian village fought back against menstruation taboos.
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In pictures: Growing up in North Korea

February 23, 2019 - 7:06pm
Photographer Tariq Zaidi visited North Korea and tried to capture the candid moments between families.
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Kim Jong-un leaves North Korea for Vietnam by train

February 23, 2019 - 5:04pm
The North Korean leader is set to meet US President Donald Trump in Hanoi on 27-8 February.
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Assam toxic alcohol deaths: 70 people die in north-eastern Indian state

February 23, 2019 - 5:30am
Another 200 people are being treated after drinking bootleg alcohol in India's Assam state.
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Ranveer Singh: The Bollywood star known for his outlandish wardrobe

February 22, 2019 - 7:48pm
One of India's most bankable stars, Ranveer Singh also makes news for his unconventional fashion sense.
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'I sold alcohol as a child to survive' - North Korean defector

February 22, 2019 - 7:43pm
Jessie Kim managed to escape from North Korea after being neglected as a child.
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Rakbar Khan: Did cow vigilantes lynch a Muslim farmer?

February 22, 2019 - 7:10pm
The murder of a Muslim dairy farmer in rural Rajasthan raises questions about the relationship between police and cow protection gangs.
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'I sold alcohol as a child to survive' - North Korean defector

February 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
Jessie Kim managed to escape from North Korea after being neglected as a child.
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Car industry: What's behind recent closures?

February 22, 2019 - 5:31pm
Car manufacturers have recently announced job cuts in the UK.
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Vietnam detains impersonators of Kim Jong Un and Trump

February 22, 2019 - 3:59pm
Police held two men for questioning in Hanoi, where US and North Korean leaders are meeting next week.
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Great Barrier Reef: One million tonnes of sludge to be dumped

February 22, 2019 - 12:22pm
Australia agrees to discard of one million tonnes of waste in world's largest coral reef.
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India Catholic Church defends Cardinal Gracias over 'failed abuse victims'

February 22, 2019 - 9:38am
The Indian Catholic Church has defended itself over how it handled allegations of sexual abuse.
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Japan's Yoshitaka Sakurada apologises for being three minutes late

February 22, 2019 - 6:15am
Japan's Yoshitaka Sakurada, who was late for a parliamentary meeting, makes his latest apology.
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Pulwama attack: India government must protect Kashmiris - top court

February 22, 2019 - 5:41am
Kashmiris have been attacked after a bombing killed Indian forces in Indian-administered Kashmir.
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Australia seeks clarification on China coal import 'block'

February 21, 2019 - 10:16pm
Canberra is seeking "urgent" clarification about reports that a key Chinese port has blocked imports.
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Melbourne car rampage: James Gargasoulas jailed for six murders

February 21, 2019 - 7:58pm
James Gargasoulas ploughed a car into pedestrians in Melbourne, killing six and injuring dozens.
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Singapore HIV data leak shakes a vulnerable community

February 21, 2019 - 7:26pm
When the HIV status of 14,000 in Singapore was leaked, an entire community was left insecure and exposed.
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Trump-Kim summit: The sorry fate of North Korea's diplomat defectors

February 21, 2019 - 7:24pm
As North Korea inches out of diplomatic isolation, what will happen to the diplomats who go renegade?
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