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Afghanistan mosque attack: At least 29 Shia worshippers killed in Gardez

August 3, 2018 - 10:51am
Two men arrived at the mosque in eastern Afghanistan dressed in full-face veils., officials say.
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Indian officials say Assam register does not target Muslims

August 3, 2018 - 7:54am
Critics argue that the move could prompt a witch hunt against ethnic minorities in the state.
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Japan airport to gift people who hand in old suitcases

August 3, 2018 - 7:26am
Discarded luggage at Kansai International Airport has posed a heightened security threat, so it wants people to hand unwanted suitcases in.
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Sydney axe attack: Woman guilty of trying to kill strangers

August 3, 2018 - 5:16am
Evie Amati is convicted of attempted murder after wounding two strangers in a convenience store.
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Sun Wenguang: Chinese activist's live interview shut down by police

August 3, 2018 - 2:34am
The 84-year-old government critic was speaking to a US broadcaster when the line abruptly went dead.
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Toyota surprises with 7.2% jump in quarterly profits

August 3, 2018 - 1:31am
The figures confounded many analysts, who were expecting Toyota's earnings to be flat.
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Climber 'dug shelter' to survive mountain ordeal in New Zealand

August 2, 2018 - 8:33pm
The off-duty Australian soldier spent a week trapped in freezing conditions in New Zealand.
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Family reunited with lost portrait found 1,000 miles away

August 2, 2018 - 8:12pm
A 78-year-old woman has been reunited with a portrait of her grandparents after a historian found it.
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Can India's 'quack' doctors be trained in 100 hours?

August 2, 2018 - 7:52pm
A crash course in basic medicine is dividing opinion in India.
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Bangladesh students continue road safety protests

August 2, 2018 - 7:52pm
Thousands of Bangladeshi students protest for a fifth day after two teenagers were killed by a speeding bus.
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Peru's Amazon: Where roads change lives

August 2, 2018 - 7:29pm
People in a remote region of Peru are split on the benefits and threats of road-building in the area.
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South Korea's spy cam porn epidemic

August 2, 2018 - 7:25pm
Would you use a public toilet if there was a chance someone had hidden a camera inside to film you?
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England v India: Virat Kohli is the show on day two after brilliant century

August 2, 2018 - 4:43pm
From a pre-match Oscars news conference to two standing ovations in a day, Virat Kohli has made sure he has been the star attraction at Edgbaston this week.
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England v India: Virat Kohli makes 149 to rescue tourists in first Test

August 2, 2018 - 1:41pm
Virat Kohli scores a superb 149 to keep India in the game on an enthralling second day in the first Test at Edgbaston.
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Bangladesh teenagers demanding road safety paralyse Dhaka

August 2, 2018 - 12:31pm
The protesters are demanding improved road safety after a boy and a girl were killed by a bus.
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Why people are angry at Vogue India's cover

August 2, 2018 - 11:22am
The teenage daughter of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Kahn is their cover girl.
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Trump thanks Kim for handing over remains of war dead

August 2, 2018 - 10:40am
In a tweet, Mr Trump also thanked the North Korean leader for his "nice letter", without elaborating.
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Tokyo Medical University 'changed female exam scores'

August 2, 2018 - 7:22am
Japanese media allege Tokyo Medical University sought to purposefully reduce female student numbers.
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Three foreigners kidnapped and killed in Kabul

August 2, 2018 - 7:17am
Three people from India, Malaysia and Macedonia are shot dead in a suspected militant attack.
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In pictures: Australia's drought seen from the air

August 2, 2018 - 5:32am
Parts of eastern Australia are suffering their worst drought in memory, as these aerial images show.
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