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Sri Lankans in Christchurch mourn after recent attacks

April 25, 2019 - 7:57pm
The Easter Sunday bomb attacks hold a special significance for the Sri Lankan residents of Christchurch.
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Japan emperor: Why a woman can't take the throne

April 25, 2019 - 7:01pm
The abdication of Emperor Akihito has reignited debate on Japan's male-only succession rule.
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How the US military's opium war in Afghanistan was lost

April 25, 2019 - 4:20pm
The US has spent $1.5m a day fighting the opium war in Afghanistan. Why is business still booming?
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North Korea 'demanded $2m for care of Otto Warmbier'

April 25, 2019 - 2:58pm
North Korea billed the US $2m for the hospital care of comatose US student Otto Warmbier.
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Sri Lanka attacks: Death toll revised down by 'about 100'

April 25, 2019 - 2:22pm
Sri Lanka now believes 253 people died in the attacks, down from 359, blaming a calculation error.
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Handsome Her: Australian vegan café to close after ‘man tax’ furore

April 25, 2019 - 1:13pm
The owners of an Australian cafe say they are closing after becoming the "punching bag of the internet".
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Sister of Sri Lanka attacks 'ringleader' Zahran Hashim condemns attacks

April 25, 2019 - 10:06am
Zahran Hashim founded a mosque and is accused of leading the group of bombers who killed more than 350 people.
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Sri Lanka attacks: Who were the bombers?

April 25, 2019 - 7:34am
A picture is emerging of the group behind the Easter Sunday bombings that left 359 people dead.
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Zozo quits Europe after Zozosuit flop

April 25, 2019 - 6:53am
A failed experiment with a body-measuring suit has eaten away at fashion retailer Zozo's profits.
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Sri Lanka attacks: Sister of 'ringleader' deplores attack

April 25, 2019 - 6:07am
Zahran Hashim, a radical preacher, is accused of being behind bombings that killed more than 350 people.
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North Korea summit: Putin and Kim toast in Vladivostok

April 25, 2019 - 5:04am
The Russian and North Korean leaders dine following their first face-to-face meeting.
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Australia's Daily Telegraph prints rival's pages by mistake

April 25, 2019 - 4:01am
Australia's Daily Telegraph apologises after Sydney Morning Herald pages appear in its Thursday edition.
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Belt and Road: China showcases initiative to world leaders

April 25, 2019 - 3:18am
The leaders' summit comes as China faces growing criticism over its massive infrastructure programme.
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Ghosn: Tokyo court grants $4.5m bail to former Nissan boss

April 24, 2019 - 11:33pm
Carlos Ghosn, who faces financial misconduct charges in Japan, is set be released from custody on bail.
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Prince William given Maori greeting in Christchurch

April 24, 2019 - 11:31pm
The Duke of Cambridge is to meet those affected by the Christchurch mosque attacks, where 50 people were killed.
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Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un hold Vladivostok summit

April 24, 2019 - 11:28pm
Top of the agenda is North Korea's denuclearisation following the failed Trump-Kim meeting in Hanoi.
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UN: More civilians killed by Afghan forces than Taliban

April 24, 2019 - 9:02pm
The agency says, for first time, Afghan and international forces killed the most civilians this year.
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Yaba: The cheap synthetic drug convulsing a nation

April 24, 2019 - 7:30pm
Yaba, a mix of methamphetamine and caffeine, is wreaking havoc in Bangladesh, and hundreds of people have died in "crossfire" incidents involving police.
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The secret world of N Koreans in Russia

April 24, 2019 - 7:22pm
North Korean migrants working in Russia are facing uncertainty due to UN sanctions.
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Rahul Gandhi: Can India's Congress leader unseat PM Modi?

April 24, 2019 - 7:17pm
Rahul Gandhi has energised a struggling party and has been increasingly setting the agenda.
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