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Asia Bibi: Lawyer flees Pakistan in fear of his life

November 3, 2018 - 6:56am
Saif Mulook left for Europe days after getting Christian Asia Bibi acquitted of blasphemy.
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India man-eating tigress killed after huge hunt

November 3, 2018 - 1:15am
The animal in western India is said to have killed 13 people and evaded capture for two years.
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Chinese dissident Badicuao's Hong Kong show cancelled over 'threats'

November 2, 2018 - 9:44pm
Organisers say Chinese authorities "made threats relating to" cartoonist Badiucao.
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New Caledonia: French Islands set for independence vote

November 2, 2018 - 8:24pm
The French islands in the Pacific are due to vote on sovereignty on Sunday after 30 years of peace.
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Ramachandra Guha: How the right wing hounded out a Gandhi biographer

November 2, 2018 - 8:06pm
Eminent historian Ramachandra Guha was forced to leave a new teaching position by the Hindu right.
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Asia Bibi: Deal to end Pakistan protests over blasphemy case

November 2, 2018 - 8:00pm
Mass protests were triggered by this week's acquittal of a Christian woman accused of blasphemy.
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Raymond Chow: Hong Kong film mogul who discovered Bruce Lee dies at 91

November 2, 2018 - 7:40pm
Raymond Chow introduced martial arts legend Bruce Lee to the world and produced more than 600 films.
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Pakistan: Cleric known as 'Taliban's father' killed

November 2, 2018 - 2:26pm
There are fears the murder of cleric Maulana Sami ul-Haq could trigger violence in Pakistan.
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'The real Super Mario' dies aged 84

November 2, 2018 - 7:14am
The video game hero was named after property developer Mario Segale in the 1980s.
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China bus plunge: Fight blamed for causing fatal crash

November 2, 2018 - 6:49am
Footage from a bus that plunged into a river in China shows an altercation between the driver and a passenger.
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Japan may loosen immigration rules for blue-collar workers

November 2, 2018 - 6:32am
The country will accept foreign workers to address labour shortages, the prime minister says.
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Shop accidentally deletes game built by 12-year-old boy

November 2, 2018 - 5:10am
Muhammad Thaqif, 12, had a turn of good fortune after his DIY zombie game was deleted by mistake.
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China stocks gain on trade war end hopes

November 2, 2018 - 2:27am
It follows possible signs of progress on resolving a bitter trade battle between the US and China.
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Chongqing bus plunge caused by fight between driver and passenger

November 2, 2018 - 2:05am
Security camera footage shows the driver fighting a passenger shortly before the deadly crash.
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Australian who encouraged wife's suicide jailed in landmark case

November 2, 2018 - 1:09am
Graham Morant's sentence for counselling his wife to die is believed to be a world first.
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Usain Bolt leaves Australia's Central Coast Mariners football club

November 1, 2018 - 11:03pm
The sprint champion could not reach a "commercial solution" with the Central Coast Mariners.
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