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Canadian tourist dies after Thailand zipline wire snaps

April 15, 2019 - 8:38am
The attraction in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand, has reportedly been closed for an investigation.
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Germany returns Aboriginal remains

April 15, 2019 - 7:18am
Australia says the return of the bones and skulls will help "healing and reconciliation".
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Jack Ma defends the 'blessing' of a 12-hour working day

April 15, 2019 - 7:04am
Alibaba's billionaire founder sparked intense debate after pressing for a 9am to 9pm working day and a six-day week.
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Fukushima: Japan begins removal of nuclear fuel from damaged reactor

April 15, 2019 - 4:06am
A painstaking operation begins to remove fuel rods from a Fukushima reactor hit by the 2011 tsunami.
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George Pell case: Australian media defend 'contempt' allegations

April 15, 2019 - 2:54am
Prosecutors say 36 media figures broke the law over coverage of Cardinal George Pell's abuse trial.
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Plea for abducted NZ nurse in Syria

April 14, 2019 - 8:21pm
One of three staff abducted in 2013 is thought to be in the hands of the Islamic State group.
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India election 2019: Concern over 'toothless' poll guidelines

April 14, 2019 - 7:20pm
India's Election Commission upholds election guidelines, but critics say it is a "toothless tiger".
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Why strangers are paying Australian women's debts

April 14, 2019 - 7:03pm
Aboriginal women are being disproportionately jailed due to an "unjust" law, campaigners say.
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What does the world's largest single-building airport terminal look like?

April 14, 2019 - 7:03pm
Beijing's new Daxing airport will have the world’s largest terminal housed in a single building, officials claim.
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Nepal plane crash: Three die at world's 'most dangerous' airport

April 14, 2019 - 10:39am
An aircraft veers off the runway at a remote airport near the Himalayas, killing three people.
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Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix

April 14, 2019 - 3:46am
Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix - Formula 1's 1,000th race - ahead of Valtteri Bottas.
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Inter-caste marriage: On the run for love in India

April 13, 2019 - 7:59pm
The couple who moved home a dozen times in three years in fear of revenge for marrying against caste.
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'Four women I hope my children never forget'

April 13, 2019 - 7:26pm
Rebecca Henschke's life as a correspondent in Indonesia was only possible, she says, thanks to four patient women who helped raise her children.
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Amritsar: India marks 100 years since massacre

April 13, 2019 - 3:03pm
Ceremonies have taken place to mark 100 years since British troops shot hundreds of civilians dead.
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Pakistan Hazara minority protests after bombing in Quetta

April 13, 2019 - 10:28am
Members of the Hazara community demand better security after a bombing in Quetta kills 24 people.
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Songkran: Thailand celebrates Buddhist new year with water fights

April 13, 2019 - 9:46am
Thais celebrate Songkran, a Buddhist festival often called the biggest water fight in the world.
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North Korea willing to take part in talks if US has 'right attitude'

April 13, 2019 - 12:30am
North Korea's leader says a third summit with President Trump is possible if the US changes tack.
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Indonesia 2019 elections: How many Chinese workers are there?

April 12, 2019 - 8:20pm
Claims and rumours spread on social media dispute the size of the Chinese workforce in Indonesia.
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Cultural appropriation: Why is food such a sensitive subject?

April 12, 2019 - 8:17pm
A Chinese restaurant in New York, run by a white couple, has been accused of cultural appropriation.
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The all-singing, all-dancing Chinese Trump opera

April 12, 2019 - 7:20pm
A new Cantonese opera inspired by the US president has opened in Hong Kong.
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