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How Maori remember the Queen

September 15, 2022 - 12:34pm
Elizabeth II has a complex legacy in New Zealand, where Maori say she tried to right historical wrongs.
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Putin hails China's 'balanced position' on Ukraine

September 15, 2022 - 8:50am
Russia's leader condemned attempts to create a "unipolar world" in talks with China's President Xi.
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Asad Rauf: Former international umpire dies aged 66

September 15, 2022 - 6:51am
Former international umpire Asad Rauf dies aged 66 after a cardiac arrest in Pakistan.
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Indian sisters found hanged in suspected rape case

September 15, 2022 - 4:50am
The family of the two girls say they were abducted and killed by a gang of men in Uttar Pradesh state.
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New Zealand bodies in suitcase: Woman arrested in S Korea over children's deaths

September 15, 2022 - 4:02am
New Zealand police say they are extraditing the woman from South Korea on murder charges.
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Vikram Seth to Kamala Das: The dark, brooding world of Indian poets

September 14, 2022 - 7:40pm
A recent anthology combines appreciation of their work with some striking photographs.
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Pakistan floods: Dengue cases soaring after record monsoon

September 14, 2022 - 7:18pm
Health officials warn of a looming crisis as deaths from dengue and other diseases rise by the day.
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Queen Elizabeth II: Hong Kong's grief sends message to Beijing

September 14, 2022 - 7:10pm
The display of affection is also a way to express unhappiness at the situation in the former colony.
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Oxfam report: India women and Muslims earn less due to discrimination

September 14, 2022 - 2:23pm
A new report blames "societal and employers' prejudices" why women and Muslims earn less.
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Shanghai typhoon: Flights cancelled as China's biggest city braces for storm

September 14, 2022 - 7:41am
Typhoon Muifa will be the 12th to hit mainland China this year and is expected to be the strongest.
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Tucker Carlson: Anger after Fox News host says British civilised India

September 14, 2022 - 6:06am
Tucker Carlson of Fox News said India produced no architectural marvels after the British left.
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Foxconn and Vedanta to build $19bn India chip factory

September 14, 2022 - 1:11am
This is the third semiconductor plant announced in India, which is aiming to be a global chipmaker.
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China's Xi to meet Putin in first foreign trip since pandemic

September 13, 2022 - 7:35pm
He will meet Russian leader Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of a regional summit in Uzbekistan.
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Queen Elizabeth II: What her death means to Malaysia

September 13, 2022 - 7:15pm
Tributes are paid to Queen Elizabeth amid calls for the Commonwealth to be reformed for a new age.
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Triple talaq: Has India's divorce ruling helped Muslim women?

September 13, 2022 - 7:04pm
Five years after the Supreme Court outlawed instant Islamic divorce, how are Muslim women in India faring?
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Rare ‘triple dip’ La Niña declared

September 13, 2022 - 6:48am
La Niña has formed for the third consecutive year in the Pacific. Simon King explains what this might mean for global weather patterns.
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Australian man killed by kangaroo he kept as pet, police say

September 13, 2022 - 2:45am
The 77-year-old man was found by relative in the first such fatal incident since 1936.
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Emmy Awards: Squid Game's Lee Jung-jae is first Asian to win best drama actor

September 13, 2022 - 1:56am
The hit South Korean drama is among the winners at the biggest award ceremony in the US TV calendar.
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Uncle Jack Charles: Revered Aboriginal actor and elder dies aged 79

September 13, 2022 - 1:30am
Lauded by some as the father of Indigenous Australian theatre, Charles had an extraordinary career.
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Thailand lèse-majesté: Activist jailed for dressing like Thai queen at protest

September 13, 2022 - 12:47am
Another activist is imprisoned under Thailand's stringent law banning criticism of the royals.
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