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Dolores O'Riordan and Asia's enduring love for The Cranberries

January 16, 2018 - 4:46am
Dolores O'Riordan, who has died age 46, had a particular place in the hearts of Asian music fans.
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Australian father's instinct helps find trapped son

January 16, 2018 - 3:14am
The Australian man hired a helicopter after suspecting his son had been in a car crash.
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Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh and Myanmar agree repatriation timeframe

January 16, 2018 - 2:58am
Bangladesh and Myanmar have reached an agreement - but aid agencies have raised concerns.
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Moshe Holtzberg: Boy who survived 2008 attack returns to Mumbai

January 16, 2018 - 1:07am
Moshe Holtzberg, 11, has been living in Israel since being saved from gunmen by his Indian nanny.
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Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish

January 15, 2018 - 11:39pm
The fugu fish, which can be more poisonous than cyanide, was sold without the toxic parts removed.
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Wallaby gives police slip on Sydney Bridge

January 15, 2018 - 10:02pm
The unusual sight of a wallaby bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge has surprised early-morning motorists.
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Edible insects: Do insects actually taste any good?

January 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
Insects are often portrayed as a sustainable superfood - and many are delicious.
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Winter Olympics: How good is North Korea at sport?

January 15, 2018 - 7:58pm
Reality Check looks at the sporting skills of the secretive state.
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Wallaby captured after hopping across Sydney Harbour Bridge

January 15, 2018 - 7:40pm
The unusual sight surprises motorists before prompting a brief chase and some fun online.
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The Indian woman who chose a bull over marriage

January 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
Selvarani Kanagarasu, a daily wage labourer from India, shuns marriage to take care of a bull.
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UK MPs voice 'grave concern' for Rohingya

January 15, 2018 - 5:34pm
A committee warns about the plight of thousands of people being returned to Myanmar.
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UK sends medics to halt Rohingya diphtheria outbreak

January 15, 2018 - 10:52am
There have been 4,000 suspected cases of diphtheria in the overcrowded refugee camps and at least 31 deaths.
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Philippine news website Rappler has licence revoked by SEC

January 15, 2018 - 10:25am
Rappler, which has been critical of President Duterte's policies, says the move is "pure harassment".
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Huge oil spill left after burning tanker sinks off China

January 15, 2018 - 7:40am
Fuel from the Sanchi has spread over more than 100 sq km and could badly damage marine life.
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Singapore recruits swanbots to test water quality

January 15, 2018 - 5:47am
Swanbots are taking to the waters of Singapore in order to test the quality of its reservoirs' drinking water.
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Netanyahu and Modi praise 'new era' in India -Israel ties

January 15, 2018 - 5:06am
Benjamin Netanyahu becomes first Israeli PM to visit India in more than a decade.
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Mount Mayon: Fears of major volcano eruption in Philippines

January 15, 2018 - 2:26am
Authorities evacuate people from villages around Mount Mayon, known for its deadly eruptions.
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Jakarta stock exchange ceiling collapses

January 15, 2018 - 2:24am
The cause of the collapse remains unclear but there are reports of casualties.
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Milkshake duck: The Australian word that went 'universal'

January 15, 2018 - 1:05am
A phenomenon describing a person's rise and fall is Macquarie Dictionary's term of 2017.
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North and South Korea discuss sending art troupe to Winter Olympics

January 15, 2018 - 12:54am
Among those at the talks is the leader of North Korea's all-female state troupe, the Moranbong Band.
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