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Coffee war brews in the land of tea

August 29, 2018 - 7:17pm
Luckin Coffee, a new chain in China where customers must pay by app, is taking on traditional cafes.
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Why a village in New Zealand is trying to ban all cats

August 29, 2018 - 3:47pm
Officials in New Zealand say it will protect the local eco-system, but the plan is controversial.
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Chinese hotel group investigates possible leak of millions of guests' data

August 29, 2018 - 1:34pm
A Chinese hotel group's database may have been accidentally uploaded to the internet.
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Why Australia's PM is 'keeping enemies close' in government reboot

August 29, 2018 - 10:57am
Party infighting elevated Scott Morrison to the top job, but many so-called "insurgents" remain.
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Hong Kong woman marries stranger after being 'tricked' by work

August 29, 2018 - 4:06am
The woman says she thought she was taking part in a mock wedding as part of training for a new job.
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Julia Banks: Exiting Australia MP decries 'bullying' of women

August 29, 2018 - 2:38am
"Women have suffered in silence for too long," says Julia Banks, in a rebuke of parliamentary culture.
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Fireball caught on camera over Perth

August 29, 2018 - 1:28am
A fireball - believed to be a meteor - has lit up the sky near Perth in Western Australia.
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Myanmar rejects UN accusation of 'genocide' against Rohingya

August 29, 2018 - 12:48am
The government says the scathing report into the treatment of Rohingya contained "false allegations".
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Cate Blanchett urges more support for Rohingya Muslims

August 28, 2018 - 11:04pm
The actress appeals to the Myanmar government to support the people in guaranteeing basic rights.
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WW2 prisoners died building a railway for the Japanese

August 28, 2018 - 7:22pm
A former British prisoner of war describes building the bridge over the River Kwai during WW2.
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China's Didi 'sorry' for carpool murder

August 28, 2018 - 5:33pm
Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing blames "breathless expansion" for lapses that led to passenger murder.
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