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K-pop star Jin from BTS begins military service

December 12, 2022 - 7:52pm
What can Jin from BTS expect from his time in the South Korean army?
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Why Taiwanese are among Ukraine's foreign fighters

December 12, 2022 - 7:24pm
A small number of people, who see parallels with their island's situation, have travelled to fight.
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Bali sex ban: Indonesia tourists won't be charged under law

December 12, 2022 - 12:28pm
Indonesian businesses are concerned a new ban on sex outside marriage could deter visitors.
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Queensland shooting: Two police officers, and member of public, killed at remote property

December 12, 2022 - 8:34am
The officers were responding to reports of a missing person in Wieambilla, 270km from Brisbane.
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China to de-activate national Covid tracking app

December 12, 2022 - 8:30am
It's a further sign that Beijing is moving away from its controversial zero-Covid strategy.
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Afghanistan-Pakistan border shelling kills civilians

December 12, 2022 - 4:27am
Pakistan condemns the deaths of six people in shelling at the major border town of Chaman.
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S Korea says crypto-fugitive Do Kwon is in Serbia

December 12, 2022 - 2:47am
Mr Kwon was charged with fraud and breaches of capital markets law after the implosion of the token.
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Bhupendra Patel: The man who is Gujarat's new chief minister

December 12, 2022 - 2:30am
The BJP politician has been sworn in as chief minister of India's Gujarat state for the second time.
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Sulli Deals: Indian man who 'sold' Muslim women online to be tried

December 12, 2022 - 12:32am
India police get OK to prosecute a man accused of creating an app that "auctioned" Muslim women online.
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K-pop: The rise of the virtual girl bands

December 11, 2022 - 7:02pm
They may sing and dance like other musicians but they are made with artificial intelligence.
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South Korea: Parliament calls for minister to be dismissed over Halloween crush

December 11, 2022 - 6:38am
Lee Sang-min is facing mounting pressure following the Halloween crush that killed 156 people.
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The secrets shared by Afghan women

December 10, 2022 - 5:34pm
Two female Afghan writers give a glimpse of how women have been coping since the fall of the regime.
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Madhya Pradesh: India boy, 8, dies after being trapped in well

December 10, 2022 - 4:53am
An eight-year-old boy dies after being stuck inside a 400ft-deep borewell in India's Madhya Pradesh state.
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Hong Kong: Media mogul Jimmy Lai gets over five years for fraud

December 10, 2022 - 1:11am
Jimmy Lai is sentenced to almost six years in prison for fraud and fined 2m Hong Kong dollars (£209,535).
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Bangladesh accused of violent crackdown on free speech

December 9, 2022 - 8:11pm
Bangladesh denies it is cracking down on freedom of expression as opposition calls for protest march.
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Mumbai AQI: Air in India's financial capital getting worse than smog-filled Delhi

December 9, 2022 - 12:00am
The air quality in India's financial capital has deteriorated in the last few days, government data shows.
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SpaceX moon flight to include DJ, YouTuber and K-pop rapper

December 8, 2022 - 11:35pm
A Japanese billionaire recruits an artists-only crew for a space voyage around the moon.
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UK, Italy and Japan team up for new fighter jet

December 8, 2022 - 11:00pm
The countries enter a joint venture to design and build the next generation of fighter aircraft.
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The brothers running the Great Wall of China

December 8, 2022 - 5:25pm
Jimmy and Tommy Lindesay are covering the equivalent of a marathon every day for six months.
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The Indian women calling themselves ‘proudly single’

December 8, 2022 - 5:20pm
In India, a country obsessed with marriages, millions of women are choosing to remain single.
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