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Tonga flagbearer qualifies for Winter Olympics

January 20, 2018 - 11:52am
Tonga's flagbearer from the Rio Olympics, whose photo went viral in 2016, will now compete at the Winter Olympics.
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India police 'failed to help injured teenagers'

January 20, 2018 - 10:50am
The men died after the officers allegedly objected to getting blood stains in their patrol car.
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Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea will send 22 athletes to Pyeongchang

January 20, 2018 - 8:15am
North Korea will send 22 athletes to compete in three sports at the Winter Olympics in South Korea.
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Pad Man: A man's 'period poverty' rescue becomes a film

January 20, 2018 - 6:13am
A new film, Pad Man, charts one man's 20-year bid to make cheaper sanitary towels available in India.
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Asian wildlife trafficking 'kingpin' Boonchai Bach arrested

January 20, 2018 - 3:59am
Boonchai Bach is accused of heading of one Asia's biggest illegal wildlife smuggling networks.
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New Zealand debates access to dead sea life footage

January 19, 2018 - 7:19pm
Should the public have the right to see which animals are being caught up in commercial fishing nets?
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Philippines stops sending workers to Kuwait over abuse fears

January 19, 2018 - 12:20pm
The ban comes after President Duterte said employers in Kuwait were driving Filipinos to suicide.
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Pakistan Zainab murder: DNA suggests suspect in other case was 'innocent'

January 19, 2018 - 8:40am
DNA tests suggest the real killer could be linked to several other killings - and still at large.
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BTS superfan moves to South Korea to be near K-pop band

January 19, 2018 - 6:35am
Stephanie moved from Scotland to South Korea just so she could be closer to the K-pop group.
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India doctor arrested for setting fire to 25 cars

January 19, 2018 - 6:26am
Police said he would place pieces of camphor near the air vent of each vehicle to set it ablaze.
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Yu Wensheng: China human rights lawyer arrested on school run

January 19, 2018 - 5:25am
He was reportedly seized by dozens of people, including a Swat team, while walking his child to school.
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Jacinda Ardern: Working mums on how to survive a short maternity leave

January 19, 2018 - 3:33am
The New Zealand prime minister will be taking six weeks maternity leave before returning to her job.
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Australian Open: Organisers defend heat policy after extreme temperatures

January 19, 2018 - 2:46am
Australian Open organisers defend the decision not to stop play for extreme temperatures following player criticism.
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Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand PM's 'unusual' pregnancy surprise

January 19, 2018 - 1:19am
The country's leader said she will take six weeks off work when her baby arrives in June.
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Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand PM reveals she is pregnant

January 18, 2018 - 9:35pm
Jacinda Ardern, who took office in October, jokes that she "thought 2017 was a big year".
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'Shaking' Malaysia Airlines flight turns back to Australia

January 18, 2018 - 9:24pm
Malaysia Airlines says the jet experienced a "technical" issue on its way to Kuala Lumpur.
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Australia's Channel 9 news promo looks like BBC's version

January 18, 2018 - 8:47pm
Channel 9's promo for its Today show was copied, at moments, word for word from the BBC's promo video.
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Israel's Indian Jews and their lives in the 'promised land'

January 18, 2018 - 7:12pm
Indian-origin Jews moved to Israel soon after its creation, but their lives have not been easy.
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North Korean skiers dream of Paralympic success

January 18, 2018 - 7:10pm
Two novice skiers are set to represent their country for the first time at the Winter Paralympics.
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North Koreans aiming for para-sport glory

January 18, 2018 - 7:09pm
Ma You-chul and Kim Jung-hyun are set to be the first from their country to compete in the Winter Paralympics.
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