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Philippines: President Duterte's fierce rival becomes new drug czar

November 6, 2019 - 6:41am
Vice-President Leni Robredo vows to "stop the killing of innocents" in the war against traffickers.
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Many dead in Tajikistan 'firefight with IS'

November 6, 2019 - 4:51am
Authorities say IS militants attacked a border post, killing two, but losing 15 men in a firefight.
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Gunmen kill 15 in southern Thailand's 'biggest attack' in recent years

November 6, 2019 - 4:45am
The attack is believed to be part of a 15-year-old conflict between insurgents and authorities.
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Hong Kong lawmaker attack: Junius Ho stabbed in chest

November 6, 2019 - 4:39am
Mobile phone footage captures the moment a controversial pro-Beijing politician is attacked.
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Why is India's pollution much worse than China's?

November 6, 2019 - 4:08am
You may think China has Asia's worst pollution - but Pakistan, India and Bangladesh are far worse.
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Pro-Beijing lawmaker stabbed by 'fake supporter' in Hong Kong

November 6, 2019 - 12:08am
A man approached Junius Ho with flowers before taking a knife out of his bag and stabbing him.
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Grace Millane death: Prosecution presents first evidence

November 5, 2019 - 11:55pm
The suspect is accused of strangling British backpacker Grace Millane in New Zealand last year.
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Matildas: Australia women's football team in landmark pay deal

November 5, 2019 - 9:39pm
The Matildas will earn equal pay and entitlements on key measures except tournament prize money.
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Pakistan police investigate 'joint suicide' of sisters-in-law

November 5, 2019 - 7:25pm
The bodies of the women, one of whom had a baby, were found on a farm in Pakistan's southern desert.
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Fire balloons light up Myanmar's skies

November 5, 2019 - 1:22pm
People celebrated the end of the rainy season with home-made hot air balloons.
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Universities 'undermined by overseas autocracies'

November 5, 2019 - 1:17pm
MPs warn academic freedom in the UK is under pressure from autocracies.
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HK protests: ‘Any inquiry should look at whole saga’

November 5, 2019 - 11:04am
All areas need to be looked at in any independent inquiry, says ex-housing secretary Anthony Cheung.
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Woman held 'smuggling gold in her shoes' on Russia border with China

November 5, 2019 - 10:55am
Russian customs detain her on the Chinese border after her unusual step draws their suspicions.
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Indonesia police officers arrested after UK man kidnapped

November 5, 2019 - 9:58am
The alleged abductors are said to have been caught trying to change ransom money into local currency.
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Boeing boss gives up bonus following plane crashes

November 5, 2019 - 9:37am
Firm's chairman says Dennis Muilenburg "has done everything right" in the wake of two airline disasters.
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Essex lorry deaths: Vietnamese police arrest another person

November 5, 2019 - 8:17am
The Vietnamese prime minister says announcements of victims' identities could be made "today or tomorrow".
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Telangana: Indian officer burnt to death in property dispute

November 5, 2019 - 2:02am
One of the officer's staff, who tried to save her, also died later from his injuries.
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Melbourne Cup 2019: Vow And Declare wins; Frankie Dettori banned as runner-up Master Of Reality demoted

November 5, 2019 - 1:22am
Vow And Declare wins for Australian trainer Danny O'Brien while jockey Frankie Dettori's is banned as runner-up Master Of Reality is demoted to fourth.
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Chinese pilot banned from flying after passenger cockpit photo

November 5, 2019 - 1:15am
The woman posted the picture with the caption: "Thanks to the captain. So happy."
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Tourist lost at sea off Greek island 'survived by eating sweets'

November 4, 2019 - 7:42pm
Kushila Stein was rescued north of Crete after 37 hours at sea in a rubber dinghy.
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