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Viewpoint: How the British reshaped India's caste system

June 18, 2019 - 8:13pm
A complex system of beliefs and social identities was oversimplified by colonisers, writes Sanjoy Chakravorty.
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Measles vaccine fears cost me my children

June 18, 2019 - 7:57pm
One Filipino mother's worst fears were realised when her unvaccinated children caught measles.
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England v Afghanistan: Eoin Morgan says 71-ball 148 was beyond his "wildest dreams"

June 18, 2019 - 3:40pm
Eoin Morgan says he "never thought in my wildest dreams I would produce an innings like that" after he hit a record 17 sixes against Afghanistan.
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Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan players in Manchester restaurant altercation

June 18, 2019 - 1:30pm
Police confirm some members of the Afghanistan squad were involved in an altercation at a Manchester restaurant on Monday evening.
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England v Afghanistan: Eoin Morgan hits record 17 sixes in World Cup win

June 18, 2019 - 1:16pm
England captain Eoin Morgan hits 17 sixes - a record for a one-day international innings - in the World Cup match against Afghanistan.
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Australian retail: Why so many fashion brands have collapsed

June 18, 2019 - 12:59pm
Local retailers are struggling to stay afloat amid competition from giants like Zara and H&M.
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Pakistan avalanche: Six trapped climbers rescued from mountain

June 18, 2019 - 9:32am
Four Italian and two Pakistani mountaineers are airlifted to safety after being hit by an avalanche.
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Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam sorry for extradition controversy

June 18, 2019 - 6:32am
Carrie Lam apologises for a bill that sparked mass protests and signals it may not pass.
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Deadly earthquake hits China's Sichuan province

June 18, 2019 - 6:31am
At least 12 people were killed and scores injured in the 6.0 magnitude tremor south-east of Chengdu.
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Chennai water crisis: City's reservoirs run dry

June 18, 2019 - 5:07am
Chennai's severe water shortage has forced restaurants to shut and the city to scramble for solutions.
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New Zealand man jailed for 21 months for sharing Christchurch shooting video

June 18, 2019 - 1:17am
Philip Arps had also made a modified version of the video that he intended to share as a meme.
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Inside China’s 'thought transformation' camps

June 17, 2019 - 6:26pm
The BBC gets rare access to the camps where China's Muslims have their "thoughts transformed".
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Cricket World Cup: Bangladesh chase 322 to beat West Indies

June 17, 2019 - 2:19pm
Shakib Al Hasan hits a sublime unbeaten 124 as Bangladesh pull off the second highest chase in World Cup history to beat West Indies.
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Avalanche traps climbers in northern Pakistan

June 17, 2019 - 12:21pm
Four Italian and three Pakistani mountaineers are hit by snow at an altitude of more than 5,000m.
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China's Xi Jinping to make first state visit to North Korea

June 17, 2019 - 11:36am
The two-day visit will be the first by a Chinese leader in more than a decade.
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Cricket World Cup: England's Jason Roy to miss next two matches

June 17, 2019 - 9:17am
Opener Jason Roy will miss England's next two World Cup matches, with captain Eoin Morgan not ruling out calling up Alex Hales later in the tournament.
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Cat filter accidentally used in Pakistani minister’s live press conference

June 17, 2019 - 8:44am
Much mirth ensues after a politician's press conference is accidentally live-streamed with a cat filter.
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39 goals scored in Macau FA Cup game as players protest against World Cup withdrawal

June 17, 2019 - 7:58am
Players score 39 goals scored in a Macau FA Cup in protest against the country's withdrawal from a World Cup 2022 qualifier over security concerns.
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Huawei smartphone sales hit amid US curbs

June 17, 2019 - 7:05am
The founder of the Chinese telecoms giant says overseas sales of its mobile phones have sunk 40%.
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Encephalitis in India kills more than 90 children

June 17, 2019 - 6:44am
Hundreds of children have been admitted to hospital in Bihar state since the start of June.
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