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Rugby World Cup: New Zealand overpower Ireland to reach semi-finals

October 19, 2019 - 8:15am
Holders and tournament favourites New Zealand score seven tries in a 46-14 win over outplayed Ireland who fall at the quarter-final stage yet again.
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Iraqi man charged over deaths of migrants heading for Australia

October 19, 2019 - 6:56am
Police said he was part of a smuggling operation which led to the deaths of over 350 people in 2001.
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Hong Kong protests: NBA fans join anti-China display

October 19, 2019 - 6:26am
Spectators at a US basketball match don t-shirts and masks in support of the Hong Kong protests.
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Australia knocked out of Rugby World Cup

October 19, 2019 - 6:23am
England are into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 12 years as they ruthlessly dispatch old rivals Australia.
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Rugby World Cup: Japan 'not planning to stop' at South Africa quarter-final

October 19, 2019 - 4:47am
Japan are not satisfied by reaching their first World Cup quarter-final, says flanker Lappies Labuschagne before their tie against South Africa.
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Horses, handshakes and bad edits: The dos and don’ts of political photo-ops

October 18, 2019 - 7:04pm
After Kim Jong-un is pictured on horseback, here's how other world leaders have utilised the cameras.
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England v Australia: Michael Hooper braced for World Cup quarter-final battle

October 18, 2019 - 12:45pm
Australia captain Michael Hooper expects England flankers Tom Curry and Sam Underhill to be formidable opponents in Saturday's Rugby World Cup quarter-final.
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Afghanistan mosque bombing kills 62 worshippers

October 18, 2019 - 12:39pm
The force of the blast destroyed the roof of the mosque, in eastern Nangarhar province.
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Zhao Ziyang: Purged Chinese Communist reformer is buried

October 18, 2019 - 6:38am
The man who opposed a deadly crackdown on 1989 protests died in 2005 after years under house arrest.
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Typhoon Hagibis: Japan postpones Emperor Naruhito's enthronement parade

October 18, 2019 - 6:00am
Japan's Emperor Naruhito will formally ascend to the throne on Tuesday, as rescue efforts continue.
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Abominable: A DreamWorks movie, a map, and a huge regional row

October 18, 2019 - 2:48am
How a brief scene in a multi-million dollar movie has sparked a regional row between countries.
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Australian racehorse slaughter allegations prompt investigation

October 17, 2019 - 11:54pm
It will examine allegations of animal cruelty, after a television report caused widespread anger.
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Does Huawei's future lie with India after US ban?

October 17, 2019 - 11:54pm
India's massive wireless market could make it critical for the future of the Chinese tech giant.
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Fierce Australian dust storm turns day to night in seconds

October 17, 2019 - 11:23pm
Meteorologists say that as Australia's drought continues, the country will see more of such storms.
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China economy: Third quarter growth misses expectations

October 17, 2019 - 10:54pm
The world's second largest economy is battling a trade war with the US and slowing domestic demand.
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Prince William and Kate bowl over royal fans on Pakistan tour

October 17, 2019 - 9:29pm
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take to the crease on the fourth day of their visit to the country.
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Sulli: The woman who rebelled against the K-pop world

October 17, 2019 - 7:02pm
K-pop stars are expected to maintain a perfect image at all times, but Sulli broke the mould.
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NBA facing 'substantial' losses over China dispute

October 17, 2019 - 6:04pm
The US basketball league pays the price for comments backing pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
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Iwo Jima photo: US soldier misidentified in iconic picture

October 17, 2019 - 12:38pm
The true identity of one of the troops shown planting the US flag in a famous WW2 photo is revealed.
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Snowy 2.0: Australia's divisive plan for a vast underground 'battery'

October 17, 2019 - 12:06pm
The Snowy 2.0 project is hugely ambitious - will it solve national energy woes, or is it too risky?
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