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UK to have its first British Asian prime minister

October 24, 2022 - 5:02pm
Rishi Sunak won the Tory leadership race after rival Penny Mordaunt failed to secure enough backing.
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Akshata Murty: Who is Rishi Sunak's wife?

October 24, 2022 - 4:34pm
The daughter of an Indian billionaire, she has previously come under the spotlight over her tax affairs.
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US charges alleged Chinese spies in telecoms probe case

October 24, 2022 - 3:04pm
US officials believe China tried to obstruct an investigation, steal technology and intimidate dissidents.
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Myanmar crisis: 50 killed in air raid on Kachin rebels, reports say

October 24, 2022 - 9:34am
Villagers said there was no warning before the air force dropped bombs on a concert in Kachin state.
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Arshad Sharif killing: Prominent Pakistani journalist shot dead in Kenya

October 24, 2022 - 7:20am
Arhsad Sharif was killed by Kenyan police officers in what they say was a case of mistaken identity.
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Korean Air plane overshoots runway in bad weather

October 24, 2022 - 5:03am
A Korean Air plane overran on the runway while landing at Mactan-Cebu International Airport in the Philippines.
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What we just learned about China's economy

October 24, 2022 - 3:37am
Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng stock index fell more than 6% on investor concerns over Xi Jinping's policies.
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Diwali 2022: India celebrates the festival with a dazzling display of lights

October 23, 2022 - 7:15pm
Millions of Indians are illuminating their surroundings with lamps and fireworks to celebrate the festival.
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Philippines: Student 'anti-cheating' exam hats go viral

October 23, 2022 - 10:28am
College students were asked to create headwear to help resist the urge to peek at others' papers.
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Xi Jinping's party is just getting started

October 23, 2022 - 5:45am
China did not want another Mao, but the party did little to stop the rise of a more powerful leader.
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China congress: Xi cements power by packing top team with loyalists

October 23, 2022 - 5:31am
The Chinese leader moves into a historic third term in power in a break from decades-long tradition.
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Politburo Standing Committee: Who are the men that rule China now?

October 23, 2022 - 1:41am
The Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party makes up the country's power centre.
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Cost of living: Why more Australians are giving up their pets

October 22, 2022 - 7:17pm
The cost of pet food has soared in Australia due to the pandemic and the Ukraine war.
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Puducherry: The model out to smash India’s fair-skin obsession

October 22, 2022 - 7:10pm
Indian model San Rechal says she wants to challenge the idea that only light-skinned people can be beautiful.
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The mysterious exit of China's former leader

October 22, 2022 - 8:30am
Why was Hu Jintao asked to leave the stage at the Great Hall of the People during the Party Congress?
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Hu Jintao: ex-president escorted out of China party congress

October 22, 2022 - 4:39am
The former president is led off stage during the Party Congress, with no explanation given.
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China congress: How one man on a bridge marred Xi Jinping's big moment

October 21, 2022 - 7:10pm
The striking protest tapped into a vein of discontent, leaving an enduring legacy in Chinese dissent.
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The racism row engulfing Australian netball

October 21, 2022 - 6:59pm
The national team's only Aboriginal player has been "thrown under the bus" for speaking up, critics say.
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Imran Khan: Former Pakistan PM barred from holding public office

October 21, 2022 - 8:39am
The former cricketer is disqualified following what he says is a politically motivated case.
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Punjab: Many takers for conjugal visit rooms in India jails

October 20, 2022 - 7:55pm
Punjab is the first Indian state to let prisoners meet their spouses privately - and it's a hit.
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