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Trump 'will walk out' if North Korea talks not fruitful

April 18, 2018 - 8:05pm
The US president and Japanese PM agree maximum pressure will be kept on North Korea.
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Why India's Paytm isn't afraid of WhatsApp

April 18, 2018 - 7:44pm
India's youngest billionaire, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, says Indian firms are ready to challenge the West.
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100 Women: 'Record number' of Nepalese women climbing Everest this season

April 18, 2018 - 6:55pm
A record number of Nepalese women are climbing Mount Everest this spring season, officials tell the BBC.
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Heatwaves 'cook' Great Barrier Reef corals

April 18, 2018 - 1:12pm
Recurring spells of ocean warming impact the diversity of coral reef communities.
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Australians split over plans to trap urban peacocks

April 18, 2018 - 9:58am
City councils want to stop the bird population from growing and damaging the local ecosystem.
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London mayor: Justin Trudeau and Jacinda Ardern are leading feminists

April 18, 2018 - 9:47am
London mayor Sadiq Khan praises Justin Trudeau and Jacinda Ardern for their influence on gender issues.
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Taiwan accuses China of 'sabre rattling' as naval drill begins

April 18, 2018 - 8:38am
China's one-day exercise follows warnings against independence moves by the self-governing island.
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Trump hails CIA chief Mike Pompeo's secret trip to N Korea

April 18, 2018 - 8:13am
CIA chief Mike Pompeo formed a "good relationship" with North Korea's leader, the US leader tweets.
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German mass raids target forced prostitution gang

April 18, 2018 - 5:45am
Police aim to break up a network that smuggled Thais into Germany and forced them into sex work.
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Samoa wants nothing to do with drunken sailors

April 18, 2018 - 5:11am
Officials warn nation's seafarers about the perils of strong drink as they take up new jobs abroad.
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India journalist threatened over anti-rape cartoon

April 18, 2018 - 5:00am
The cartoon has been shared by thousands but her use of Hindu gods has sparked anger in India.
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Justin Langer set to replace Darren Lehmann as Australia coach

April 18, 2018 - 4:40am
Former batsman Justin Langer is set to be appointed Australia head coach, according to Australian media.
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Canadian Melina Roberge jailed over cruise ship drug scheme

April 18, 2018 - 3:25am
Melina Roberge was motivated by money and a chance to post "glamorous" photos, a judge says.
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Minister ridiculed for saying ancient India invented internet

April 18, 2018 - 2:51am
Biplap Deb cited the ancient Hindu epic Mahabharata but his statement has attracted ridicule.
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James Stannard assault: Briton pleads not guilty in Sydney

April 18, 2018 - 2:03am
The UK man will contest charges that he punched Australia's rugby sevens captain James Stannard.
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China imposes anti-dumping deposits on US sorghum

April 18, 2018 - 1:50am
US sorghum producers are looking at "all legal options" available to them in response to China's move.
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Australian surf event cancelled after shark attacks

April 17, 2018 - 11:36pm
Australia's Margaret River Pro will not continue after two men were bitten nearby, officials say.
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Will China beat the world to nuclear fusion and clean energy?

April 17, 2018 - 8:53pm
China's nuclear fusion research might put the country at the fore of future clean energy solutions.
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Japan minister apologises over escaped prisoner

April 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
The convicted thief is believed to have stolen items ranging from socks to a car since his escape.
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Trump and Japan's Abe meet over North Korea and global trade

April 17, 2018 - 11:39am
The US and Japanese leaders meet at Mar-a-Lago, with both seeking respite from pressures at home.
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