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Climate change: Asia 'coal addiction' must end, UN chief warns

November 2, 2019 - 2:18pm
António Guterres says Asian countries must use greener energy sources to tackle the climate crisis.
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Afghanistan: Blast kills nine children as they walk to school

November 2, 2019 - 9:35am
The Afghan children accidentally triggered a roadside bomb on their way to class, officials say.
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Indonesian rider Munandar dies after Sepang crash

November 2, 2019 - 9:16am
Promising young rider Afridza Munandar dies following a crash at Malaysia's Sepang International Circuit in a MotoGP feeder race.
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Essex lorry deaths: Vietnam condemns 'human trafficking'

November 2, 2019 - 7:01am
The move comes after British police say 39 people found dead in a truck last week are believed to be Vietnamese.
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Pakistan Azadi march: Women absent from anti-Imran Khan protest

November 1, 2019 - 9:44pm
Tens of thousands of men poured into Pakistan's capital for an anti-government rally - but no women.
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The nun who walks death row inmates to the gallows

November 1, 2019 - 9:31pm
A Singaporean Catholic nun's calling led her to walk down death row with 18 inmates.
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Facing death threats: Faiyen sought asylum in France

November 1, 2019 - 8:53pm
The band criticise the Thai monarchy and military in their song lyrics.
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Rugby World Cup final: Five things fans shouldn't do while in Japan

November 1, 2019 - 8:30pm
Here are some tips for fans and tourists to avoid a cultural upset on Rugby World Cup final day.
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People found dead in UK lorry were all Vietnamese

November 1, 2019 - 4:26pm
Essex Police says officers are in "direct contact" with a number of families in Vietnam and the UK.
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TikTok owner scrutinised over Musical.ly deal

November 1, 2019 - 1:36pm
US regulators are investigating whether the acquisition has any implications for national security.
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Thailand cave rescue: Tham Luang reopens to tourists

November 1, 2019 - 12:03pm
It is the first time it has been open to visitors since the dramatic rescue of 12 young footballers.
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Amelia Bambridge: Missing Cambodia backpacker drowned

November 1, 2019 - 9:41am
The body of Amelia Bambridge was found off the island where she was last seen at a beach party.
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Rugby World Cup: Emotional New Zealand coach Steve Hansen bows out with win

November 1, 2019 - 8:18am
Steven Hansen says it was a "privilege" to lead New Zealand after they beat Wales to claim third place at the World Cup in his final game.
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Hong Kong protests: China's leaders send message to protesters

November 1, 2019 - 7:18am
A decision has been taken to "perfect" the way Hong Kong's leader is chosen - but it is unclear how.
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Millions of masks distributed to students in 'gas chamber' Delhi

November 1, 2019 - 7:12am
Toxic air has prompted authorities to declare a public health emergency in India's capital.
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Hong Kong Halloween protesters defy mask ban

November 1, 2019 - 4:16am
Hundreds of protesters wearing masks and costumes marched through the city centre on Halloween night.
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Indonesian man who helped set strict adultery laws flogged for adultery

November 1, 2019 - 4:10am
The 46-year-old Indonesian was caned 28 times; the woman involved was caned 23 times.
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Pegasus breach: India denies WhatsApp hack amid outrage

November 1, 2019 - 2:26am
The names of those targeted have caused activists to accuse the government of involvement.
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Help pours in for Chinese student who lived on 30 cents a day

November 1, 2019 - 1:41am
The 24-year-old ate only rice and chillies in order to save money to help her ill brother.
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Suzi Taylor: Australia reality TV star 'extorted' Tinder date

November 1, 2019 - 1:13am
Suzi Taylor arranged to meet the man before assaulting him and stealing money, police say.
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