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Top Afghan football official suspended

December 9, 2018 - 7:21am
Afghan Football Federation president Keramuddin Keram is suspended while allegations of sexual abuse of members of the women's national team are investigated.
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey criticised for 'tone deaf' Myanmar tweets

December 9, 2018 - 6:15am
Jack Dorsey is accused of ignoring the persecution of the country's Muslim Rohingya minority.
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Japan's Princess Masako opens up on insecurities and health

December 9, 2018 - 6:09am
Crown Princess Masako, who is recovering from a stress-related disorder, will become empress next year.
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NZ police find body in backpacker search

December 8, 2018 - 11:49pm
Officers in New Zealand have been searching for 22-year-old British tourist Grace Millane.
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Acquitted of blasphemy and living in fear in Pakistan

December 8, 2018 - 8:38pm
No blasphemy convict has been executed in Pakistan, but dozens have reportedly been killed by mobs.
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Who was the 'Thai bride' dumped in the hills?

December 8, 2018 - 7:33pm
Fourteen years after a woman's body was found in Yorkshire, will the mystery of her death be solved?
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Priyanka Chopra: US writer sorry for 'scam artist' comment

December 8, 2018 - 12:28pm
Mariah Smith apologises for calling the Bollywood actress a "scam artist", which outraged Indians.
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Huawei arrest: China demands Canada free Meng Wanzhou

December 8, 2018 - 9:42am
The foreign ministry demands Canada release CFO Meng Wanzhou, who faces fraud charges in the US.
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NZ murder inquiry into missing backpacker

December 7, 2018 - 11:59pm
A 26-year-old man is being held in New Zealand in connection with the murder of Grace Millane.
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Japan eases immigration rules for workers

December 7, 2018 - 10:56pm
The country will now accept foreign workers to address labour shortages in a number of sectors.
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India's richest family caps year of big fat weddings

December 7, 2018 - 8:41pm
It's been a year unlike any other for celebrity weddings - with Instagram the main competition arena.
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Huawei: Meng Wanzhou faces Iran fraud charges, court hears

December 7, 2018 - 5:19pm
Meng Wanzhou faces fraud charges over sanctions-breaking business with Iran, a Canadian court hears.
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Huawei: The rapid growth of a Chinese champion in five charts

December 7, 2018 - 5:00pm
China's tech giant leads the market for telecoms infrastructure, and is second only to Samsung in smartphone sales.
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What's going on with Huawei?

December 7, 2018 - 9:18am
The Chinese telecoms giant was the focus of international scrutiny even before the arrest of a senior executive.
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Chang'e-4: China mission targets Moon's far side

December 7, 2018 - 9:11am
It will be the first attempt to land robotic craft to the side of the Moon which never faces Earth.
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Backpacker Grace Millane missing in New Zealand 'last seen with man'

December 7, 2018 - 8:01am
Police in New Zealand say they have identified an apartment at the hotel as a location of interest.
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Priyanka Chopra: 'Racist' article sees mocking Indians defend star

December 7, 2018 - 4:09am
An article calling the Bollywood star a "scam artist" has gone viral, prompting outrage in India.
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Australia data encryption laws explained

December 6, 2018 - 11:57pm
Tech firms say the controversial laws could weaken overall security for users of messenger apps.
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Golden Globes: Constance Wu is first Asian woman nominated in decades

December 6, 2018 - 11:16pm
The Crazy Rich Asians star is the first Asian woman in decades to be tipped for best actress.
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India man jailed for tweets about erotic temple statues released

December 6, 2018 - 10:44pm
And Indian man was imprisoned for satirical tweets about erotic sculptures in a temple in Orissa state.
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