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Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games

January 17, 2018 - 9:54am
The North and South also agree to field a joint women's ice hockey team at the Pyeongchang Games.
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India rape and murder: Suspect in Haryana case found dead

January 17, 2018 - 8:03am
The discovery of the teenage boy's body in Haryana followed the killing of a 15-year-old girl.
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South Africa v India: Lungi Ngidi takes 6-39 on debut to seal hosts' series win

January 17, 2018 - 7:16am
Debutant Lungi Ngidi takes 6-39 as South Africa beat India by 135 runs in the second Test to win the series with a game to spare.
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Why Rappler is raising Philippine press freedom fears

January 17, 2018 - 5:29am
The decision to revoke news site Rappler's licence ignites a debate about Philippine press freedom.
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Myanmar police kill seven Buddhist protesters in Rakhine

January 17, 2018 - 4:36am
The victims are from the Buddhist Rakhine ethnic group and had taken part in a nationalist protest.
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Space Invaders: Japan celebrates 40 years of the video game

January 17, 2018 - 3:08am
A new exhibition marks 40 years of the classic video game.
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Ex-CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee held over secret records

January 17, 2018 - 2:43am
The arrest of Jerry Chun Shing Lee is thought to be linked to the deaths of CIA agents in China.
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Bitcoin: South Korea sways cryptocurrency prices - but how?

January 17, 2018 - 2:16am
The Asian nation has been a big adopter of virtual currency, so developments there have a global impact.
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Jallikattu: Three gored to death India bull-taming sport

January 17, 2018 - 1:39am
The men were spectators at the controversial sport, known as Jallikattu, which is held in Tamil Nadu.
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Japanese train barks like a dog to prevent accidents

January 17, 2018 - 1:26am
Railway experiment hopes to put an end to collisions with deer drawn to the track.
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Japan warns over North Korean 'charm offensive'

January 16, 2018 - 11:56pm
Japan told an international meeting that Korean Olympics talks should not lead to reduced sanctions.
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Australia files WTO complaint over Canada wine sales

January 16, 2018 - 11:51pm
Canberra joins the US in complaining to the World Trade Organization about sales in Canada.
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Joshua Wong receives second jail term over 2014 protests

January 16, 2018 - 11:14pm
Joshua Wong, a leader of the protests, was found guilty of obstructing clearances of barricades.
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Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away actress has died, hospital says

January 16, 2018 - 9:32pm
Jessica Falkholt was injured in a Christmas crash which killed her parents, sister and another driver.
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Aanchal Thakur: Meet the girl who won India's first skiing medal

January 16, 2018 - 8:28pm
Aanchal Thakur talks about the significance of winning India's first winter sports medal.
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Mount Mayon: Philippines volcano spews out lava

January 16, 2018 - 2:33pm
Volcanologists say a "hazardous explosion" could be imminent, as thousands flee the area around Mount Mayon in the Philippines.
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Indonesia teenager jailed for President Widodo insults

January 16, 2018 - 1:54pm
The teenager broke the country's internet law by posting Facebook messages about the president.
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China exam tests students on teacher names

January 16, 2018 - 8:45am
Students who could not identify and name their teachers had 41 points deducted from their score.
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Seven-year-old delivery boy causes outrage in China

January 16, 2018 - 7:40am
Photos of a child working as a delivery boy has sparked a debate over poverty on Chinese social media.
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China rights lawyer Yu Wensheng loses licence

January 16, 2018 - 6:50am
Yu Wensheng has long been a frequent and vocal critic of the government.
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