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India boy travels 280km to meet cricket idol Navjot Singh Sidhu

December 14, 2018 - 6:00am
The boy waited for six hours to meet cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu.
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Queensland Cyclone Owen: Powerful system may 'wreak havoc'

December 14, 2018 - 1:36am
Cyclone Owen is expected to intensify into a category four system and may "wreak havoc", officials say.
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India PM Narendra Modi avoids probe over France Rafale jet deal

December 14, 2018 - 12:46am
The top court has dismissed demands for a probe into the multi-billion dollar fighter jet deal.
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China buys US soybeans for first time since trade war

December 13, 2018 - 11:17pm
One of the biggest casualties of the US-China trade war has been the US soybean sector.
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Indian national jailed over sex assault on US flight

December 13, 2018 - 11:05pm
The Indian man gets nine years in jail for assaulting a woman who was asleep next to him.
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My Neighbour Totoro: Studio Ghibli classic gets China release after 30 years

December 13, 2018 - 9:09pm
Studio Ghibli has a massive following in China, despite never being screened in cinemas.
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The fight over the Indian baby born in a bank queue

December 13, 2018 - 7:27pm
Two-year-old Khazanchi is at the centre of a fight involving two families, villages and politicians.
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Pakistan's first female blind cricket team

December 13, 2018 - 7:05pm
Pakistan is in the process of creating its first ever international female blind cricket team.
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Kim Jong-un face mask stirs controversy in South Korea

December 13, 2018 - 11:56am
A popular South Korean beauty product raises concerns about the country's use of North Korean imagery.
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'Racist' Gandhi statue removed from University of Ghana

December 13, 2018 - 10:03am
A statue of the Indian independence leader was opposed by lecturers at the University of Ghana.
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Michael Spavor: The detained Canadian close to Kim Jong-un

December 13, 2018 - 7:59am
Michael Spavor, who is being held in China, is a businessman with close personal ties to North Korea.
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Sri Lanka parliament sacking 'illegal'

December 13, 2018 - 7:04am
The Supreme Court says the president's actions were unconstitutional, deepening the island's political crisis.
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Grace Millane: New Zealand anger over Google naming murder suspect

December 13, 2018 - 6:38am
Google named the man accused of killing UK backpacker Grace Millane in an email, which could be illegal.
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Australia seizes squirrels 'smuggled on plane from Bali'

December 13, 2018 - 1:25am
The two animals from Indonesia were put down after being deemed a disease threat to Australia.
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Leopard kills India Buddhist monk meditating in forest

December 13, 2018 - 12:56am
The man was "meditating under a tree" in a protected tiger reserve in western India.
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Michael Spavor: Second Canadian 'missing' in China

December 13, 2018 - 12:33am
Canada says it has not heard from Michael Spavor since he said he was being questioned by officials.
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North and South Korea soldiers cross DMZ in peace

December 12, 2018 - 11:27pm
The historic exchanges were part of moves to dismantle guard posts on the heavily guarded border.
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'If the factory closes what could I afford to eat?'

December 12, 2018 - 7:06pm
As the EU threatens to end Cambodia's tariff-free status, textile workers fear it could lead to factory closures and job losses.
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Pope demotes two cardinals over sexual abuse scandals

December 12, 2018 - 10:02am
Cardinals George Pell and Francisco Javier Errazuriz are removed from Pope Francis's inner circle.
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Twitter's Jack Dorsey answers critics of Myanmar meditation retreat

December 12, 2018 - 8:50am
Twitter's chief executive says he needs to learn more about the plight of the Rohingya in Myanmar.
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