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US moves to negotiate trade deals with Japan, UK, EU

October 16, 2018 - 9:54pm
The US wants to negotiate three separate trade deals, but talks with the UK would start after Brexit.
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Ian Kiernan: 'Clean Up the World' environmentalist dies

October 16, 2018 - 8:48pm
Ian Kiernan's iconic anti-litter campaign, begun in Australia in the 1980s, became a global success.
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Afghan drought 'displacing more people than Taliban'

October 16, 2018 - 8:21pm
The UN is allocating $34.6m to help 2.2m people estimated to have been affected by the drought.
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The Facebook cleaners: 'I've seen hundreds of beheadings'

October 16, 2018 - 7:19pm
What's it like to be someone who watches banned content on social media so you don't have to?
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China disappearances show Beijing sets its own rules

October 16, 2018 - 7:16pm
Beijing's crackdown on a film star and the Interpol chief highlights its use of secret detentions.
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Pakistani pop star Fakhr-e-Alam begins Asia leg of round-world flight

October 16, 2018 - 9:37am
Fakhr-e-Alam is attempting to be the first Pakistani to circumnavigate the globe in a small plane.
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Royal tour: How to catch the eye of Meghan and Harry

October 16, 2018 - 8:16am
People in Sydney offer their advice for how to catch the eye of royals Meghan and Harry.
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India guru Rampal sentenced to life in jail for murder

October 16, 2018 - 6:49am
The self-styled holy man murdered five women and a baby during a bloody standoff with police.
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Australian senators blame 'admin error' over controversial vote

October 16, 2018 - 4:08am
Australia's government says it was a mistake to support a motion which stated "it is OK to be white".
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Xinjiang top official praises Uighur 'education camps'

October 16, 2018 - 3:16am
Shohrat Zakir gave rare details about China's much-criticised 'retraining' of Uighur Muslims.
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Sundar Pichai: Google 'exploring' censored China search app

October 16, 2018 - 1:27am
The firm's CEO defends a possible return to China, a market Google abandoned over censorship concerns.
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Crickets: The food of the future?

October 15, 2018 - 11:16pm
A Vietnamese start-up is betting on crickets as a way of keeping a growing world population fed.
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Australia considers following US on Jerusalem embassy

October 15, 2018 - 10:28pm
PM Scott Morrison says he is "open" to recognising the city as Israel's capital, but draws criticism.
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The Indian women abandoned because of mental illness

October 15, 2018 - 7:21pm
Women who suffer from mental illness in India are seen as being useless and a burden on their families
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How is New Zealand doing on child poverty?

October 15, 2018 - 7:15pm
Almost 30% of children are from low-income families or have experienced material hardship.
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Reality Check: How is North Korea evading sanctions?

October 15, 2018 - 7:01pm
North Korea has been called out for evading UN trade sanctions. But how are they doing it?
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Bryan Adams concert photograph shows off Delhi pollution

October 15, 2018 - 12:05pm
The Canadian singer-songwriter shares an image of his "ghost" cast over an Indian concert crowd.
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'It's OK to be white' bill defeated in Australian Senate

October 15, 2018 - 10:55am
The provocative motion started by a far-right politician lost by just three votes in the Senate.
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MJ Akbar: India minister sues #MeToo accuser

October 15, 2018 - 9:41am
MJ Akbar, a former editor, is the most high-profile figure to be named in India's #MeToo movement.
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Sanath Jayasuriya: Ex-Sri Lanka captain faces corruption charges

October 15, 2018 - 9:39am
Former Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya is charged by the International Cricket Council with two breaches of its anti-corruption code.
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