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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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Cambodia PM Hun Sen visits deadly building collapse site

June 24, 2019 - 1:11am
Officials say the death toll has risen to 24, but families fear more bodies remain under the debris.
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Israel Folau: Rugby star's fundraiser shut down over anti-gay views

June 23, 2019 - 9:51pm
Israel Folau had sought donations to fight his sacking by Rugby Australia over social media posts.
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Five murders, six men and 16 years of stolen lives

June 23, 2019 - 7:54pm
How a miscarriage of justice destroyed six men and their families in India.
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Cricket World Cup: Faf du Plessis 'embarrassed' by South Africa exit

June 23, 2019 - 3:10pm
South Africa captain Faf du Plessis admits being "embarrassed" by his country's early World Cup exit but is determined to fight on in the role.
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Australian children of IS militants rescued from Syria camp

June 23, 2019 - 2:21pm
The group include orphans of notorious Australian militant Khaled Sharrouf.
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Cricket World Cup: Pakistan eliminate S Africa

June 23, 2019 - 2:13pm
South Africa are knocked out of the World Cup by Pakistan, who keep their slim semi-final hopes alive at Lord's.
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Nanda Devi: Bodies of missing climbers recovered in Himalayas

June 23, 2019 - 12:02pm
The eight mountaineers had been attempting to climb India's second-highest peak, Nanda Devi.
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India's Virat Kohli fined for 'excessive appealing' at Cricket World Cup

June 23, 2019 - 5:41am
India captain Virat Kohli is fined for his "aggressive" approach to an umpire during their 11-run win over Afghanistan in the Cricket World Cup.
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Maria Folau: Netball star will not be punished for social media support of husband

June 23, 2019 - 1:43am
Netball star Maria Folau will not be punished for social media support for sacked rugby player husband Israel Folau, who claimed "hell awaits" gay people.
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