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Pakistan censorship: 'Hovering above the mute button'

July 27, 2019 - 7:11pm
Journalists say they are facing ever tighter restrictions on their reporting under the government of Imran Khan.
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Hong Kong protests: Tear gas fired at unauthorised demonstrators

July 27, 2019 - 2:50pm
Police fired tear gas at an unauthorised protest involving thousands of demonstrators.
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Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at Yuen Long rally

July 27, 2019 - 8:13am
Demonstrators accused the police of colluding with criminal gangs who attacked protesters last week.
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India floods: Hundreds of passengers rescued from train

July 27, 2019 - 7:49am
Hundreds of passengers had to be rescued from a train near Mumbai.
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India floods: Hundreds of train passengers rescued near Mumbai

July 27, 2019 - 6:27am
Helicopters, boats and divers converged on the train near Mumbai in a big recue operation.
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Philippines earthquakes kill at least eight

July 26, 2019 - 10:49pm
Two earthquakes struck the northern province of Batanes injuring dozens.
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Nightclub collapse kills two in South Korea

July 26, 2019 - 10:24pm
Among the injured are athletes competing at the Fina World Swimming Championships 2019 in Gwangju.
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Aung San Suu Kyi's Myanmar dam dilemma with China

July 26, 2019 - 7:19pm
A controversial dam would bring much-needed power to Myanmar, but locals are asking - at what cost?
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The Indian city where motorbike riders hate helmets

July 26, 2019 - 7:07pm
Motorbike riders in India's Pune city refuse to wear helmets despite a law that has made it mandatory.
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Creating jobs for India’s transgender community

July 26, 2019 - 8:50am
Laxmi Narayan Tripathi has just launched a start-up creating jobs for India’s transgender community.
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Ashes 2019: Australia name Cameron Bancroft in squad to face England

July 26, 2019 - 7:53am
Australia recall opening batsman Cameron Bancroft in their 17-man squad for the Ashes series against England.
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Pakistan's Mohammad Amir retires from Test cricket, aged 27

July 26, 2019 - 6:38am
Pakistan left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Amir retires from Test cricket at the age of 27.
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Australia to police tech giants' algorithms

July 26, 2019 - 5:55am
The country wants a special office to hold firms such as Facebook and Google to account.
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Faruk Orman: Murder conviction quashed in Australia 'Lawyer X' scandal

July 26, 2019 - 2:33am
He wrongfully spent 12 years in jail, a court rules, due to a scandal that has rocked Australia.
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Indian MP Derek O'Brien recounts child sex abuse trauma

July 25, 2019 - 8:46pm
Derek O'Brien's comments in parliament have put the spotlight on a topic that is considered taboo.
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Kargil: The forgotten victims of the world's highest war

July 25, 2019 - 8:32pm
Thousands had to flee when a covert Pakistani military operation in Kashmir backfired 20 years ago.
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Why NZ cleared a Chinese man for touching a boy's penis

July 25, 2019 - 8:28pm
A judge accepted the Chinese man had made a "cultural mistake", but is this really a thing in China?
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N Korea missile launch a 'sombre warning' to S Korea

July 25, 2019 - 7:42pm
Kim Jong-un says a new tactical guided weapons system was tested on Thursday.
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South Korea dog meat: The dogs saved from being eaten

July 25, 2019 - 7:33pm
As South Korea wrestles with the issue of eating dog meat, more farms are being closed and the animals rehomed. We meet some of those who have found new lives in the UK.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Organisers trial cooling measures to prepare for Games heat

July 25, 2019 - 7:48am
Organisers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics trial cooling methods to control anticipated high temperatures during next summer's Games.
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