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Perth bushfire paints skies 'vivid orange'

January 14, 2018 - 8:46pm
The blaze blanketed the city with smoke, prompting many locals to post images online.
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Softbank plans $18bn share sale of its mobile business

January 14, 2018 - 8:05pm
The share sale could include listings in Tokyo and London but Softbank says no decision has been taken.
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Japan's elaborate manhole covers

January 14, 2018 - 7:22pm
The story behind the unique artworks brightening up Japan's streets.
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Moshe Holtzberg: The Israeli boy who survived 2008 Mumbai attack

January 14, 2018 - 7:09pm
Moshe Holtzberg, 11, returns to India with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu on an official visit.
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Sora Aoi: Japan's porn star who taught a Chinese generation about sex

January 14, 2018 - 7:05pm
Sora Aoi announced she was married on social media last week, sparking a frenzy on the Chinese internet.
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Sri Lanka's president rejects move to allow women to buy alcohol

January 14, 2018 - 10:30am
The president overrules a government decision to let women buy alcohol for the first time in decades.
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NZ's Parker v Joshua in heavyweight fight

January 14, 2018 - 8:41am
Britain's Anthony Joshua will meet Joseph Parker in a world heavyweight unification fight in Cardiff on 31 March.
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Burning oil tanker sinks off China after one week

January 14, 2018 - 5:03am
The Sanchi goes down a week after a collision with a cargo ship, claiming 32 lives.
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Panmunjom: Truce town in the Koreas

January 14, 2018 - 3:38am
Here are five things to know about Panmunjom, famous for keeping the peace between North and South.
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Australian Open: Bernard Tomic going home to 'count my millions’ after qualifying defeat

January 14, 2018 - 3:08am
"I just count my millions," says Bernard Tomic after failing to qualify for the Australian Open for the first time.
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Papua New Guinea volcano: Islanders flee worsening eruption

January 14, 2018 - 3:07am
Eruptions from a remote island volcano send 1,500 people fleeing to the mainland, aid workers say.
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The coach who helped North Korea's skaters qualify for the Olympics

January 13, 2018 - 7:57pm
Canadian coach Bruno Marcotte trained skaters Kim Ju-sik and Ryom Tae-ok in Montreal this summer.
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Why Pakistan won't share intelligence with the US

January 13, 2018 - 7:36pm
The foreign minister says the countries aren't allies anymore and the army chief "feels betrayed".
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The UK millionaire with Bollywood dreams

January 13, 2018 - 7:33pm
Jasbir Wouhra says he has loved singing ever since he was a four-year-old, growing up in India.
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How Australia's extreme heat might be here to stay

January 13, 2018 - 11:28am
Can a series of scorching summers be blamed on climate change, and what do they tell us?
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India boat capsize: Search under way for missing children

January 13, 2018 - 6:00am
Thirty-two of 40 children were rescued after the boat overturned near Mumbai, reports say.
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China tanker fire: Bodies found as Sanchi still burns

January 13, 2018 - 4:57am
Salvage workers find two crewmen but the Sanchi still burns a week after colliding with a cargo ship.
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The Indian schoolchildren who are bullied for being Muslim

January 12, 2018 - 7:29pm
In her book Mothering a Muslim, writer Nazia Erum says children as young as five are being targeted.
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Peter Shao Zhumin: Detained Chinese Catholic bishop freed

January 12, 2018 - 11:33am
Peter Shao Zhumin's disappearance since May triggered a public spat between China and the Vatican.
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Accountancy firm Price Waterhouse banned from India

January 12, 2018 - 9:06am
India's market regulator has banned Price Waterhouse from auditing listed companies for two years.
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