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Indonesia bus crashes as passenger grabs steering wheel

June 17, 2019 - 6:16am
Police in West Java say 12 people died and dozens were injured when the bus hit oncoming traffic.
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India magician disappears in river after Houdini trick

June 17, 2019 - 3:04am
Chanchal Lahiri, with his legs and hands shackled, was lowered into a river in India.
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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong calls on Carrie Lam to step down

June 17, 2019 - 2:47am
Prominent Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong calls on the city's leader Carrie Lam to step down.
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Hong Kong protest: Joshua Wong calls for HK leader Carrie Lam to resign

June 17, 2019 - 1:46am
Joshua Wong, who became the face of the 2014 Umbrella Movement, also condemned an extradition bill.
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UK to launch 'groundbreaking' China stock market link

June 17, 2019 - 12:52am
UK-listed companies will be able to sell shares in Shanghai under a new share link, Treasury says.
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Italian George Clooney fraudsters arrested in Thailand

June 16, 2019 - 10:47pm
Police arrest two Italians in Thailand who posed as George Clooney to promote a fashion business.
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Carole Ghosn calls for President Trump to back her husband

June 16, 2019 - 7:00pm
The wife of the former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn wants pressure put on Japan over his legal battle.
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India vs Pakistan: Rivals on the field, friends off it - fans light up Old Trafford

June 16, 2019 - 4:46pm
BBC Sport's Amy Lofthouse savours the vibrant, colourful and noisy atmosphere served up by India and Pakistan in the World Cup.
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Miriwoong: The Australian language which barely anybody speaks

June 16, 2019 - 4:45pm
Australia has about 100 indigenous languages at risk of being lost - so how do you save them?
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Women's World Cup: Thailand's moment of redemption after USA thrashing

June 16, 2019 - 3:43pm
Humiliated in their opening Women's World Cup game, Thailand restored a degree of pride despite defeat against Sweden.
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India vs Pakistan: Rohit Sharma's 140 sets up victory for Virat Kohli's side

June 16, 2019 - 2:48pm
Rohit Sharma hits his second century of the World Cup as India thrash Pakistan by 86 runs in Manchester.
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Hong Kong protest: 'Nearly two million' join demonstration

June 16, 2019 - 1:31pm
Organisers say two million people turn up for a protest against a controversial extradition bill.
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Protests return to Hong Kong streets

June 16, 2019 - 1:12pm
Thousands have marched against proposed changes to the extradition law.
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Hong Kong protests: Scale of the march in photos

June 16, 2019 - 11:59am
Organisers had hoped for a million people - but the attendance may have been double that.
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India vs Pakistan: Cricket World Cup pictures from Manchester

June 16, 2019 - 7:26am
The best pictures as India meet Pakistan in the group stages of the World Cup at Old Trafford.
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Hong Kong extradition bill: Protesters vow to push ahead

June 15, 2019 - 7:32pm
Protesters vow to gather on Sunday, despite the government's decision to suspend the extradition bill.
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China’s history of extraordinary rendition

June 15, 2019 - 7:26pm
Protests in Hong Kong over proposed changes to the extradition law follow reports of China illegally removing its opponents.
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'My parents wanted me to marry. I became a DJ'

June 15, 2019 - 7:10pm
Photographer Sayan Hazra captures a day in the life of one of India's few female DJs.
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India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US

June 15, 2019 - 5:13pm
The new duties come days before countries' leaders are expected to meet at a G20 summit in Japan.
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Cricket World Cup: South Africa beat Afghanistan for first win

June 15, 2019 - 3:22pm
Imran Tahir takes 4-29 as South Africa win their first match at the World Cup with a nine-wicket victory over Afghanistan in Cardiff.
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