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Josef Salvat: Singer taps into modern anxiety for his new album

May 19, 2020 - 2:37am
Josef Salvat on phone fatigue, helping a friend in need and rediscovering his love of music.
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Amphan: India evacuates millions ahead of super cyclone

May 19, 2020 - 1:45am
The storm is expected to make landfall on Wednesday on India's eastern coast.
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Sydney Harbour Bridge shrouded in heavy fog

May 19, 2020 - 12:56am
Heavy morning fog in Sydney, Australia leaves the famous bridge barely visible.
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India lockdown 4.0: What is allowed in your city?

May 18, 2020 - 11:59pm
States are easing restrictions as India extends its lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus until 31 May.
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Myanmar police seize largest haul of synthetic drugs

May 18, 2020 - 11:17pm
Police find the biggest ever haul of synthetic drugs in South East Asia in a three-month operation.
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Elaphrosaur: Rare dinosaur identified in Australia

May 18, 2020 - 2:56pm
The elaphrosaur roamed Australia 110 million years ago and was related to the Tyrannosaurus Rex.
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Coronavirus: How Australia's PM rebuilt his reputation fighting the virus

May 18, 2020 - 11:18am
Scott Morrison, yelled at during the bushfire crisis, is getting plaudits for his virus response.
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Fang Fang: The Wuhan writer whose virus diary angered China

May 18, 2020 - 11:14am
A controversial diary written during the early days of the pandemic has been translated into English.
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Cyclone Amphan: India's east coast braces for severe storm

May 18, 2020 - 7:30am
The cyclone comes amid huge levels of migration from cities to villages in the coronavirus lockdown.
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Night at the museum: Man breaks into dinosaur exhibit, taking selfies

May 18, 2020 - 6:54am
An international student broke into Australia's oldest museum, taking selfies with the exhibits.
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Hong Kong: Lawmakers carried out during parliament mayhem

May 18, 2020 - 3:40am
Pro-democracy lawmakers were dragged out by guards during a row partly about the Chinese national anthem.
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Japan's economy falls into recession as virus takes its toll

May 18, 2020 - 2:48am
The world's third biggest economy has fallen into recession for the first time in more than four years.
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Coronavirus football: FC Seoul apologises for 'sex dolls' in stands

May 18, 2020 - 1:13am
A company that produces sex toys gave the club 30 mannequins to fill some of their empty seats.
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Coronavirus: Can India replace China as world's factory?

May 17, 2020 - 8:44pm
Delhi is keen to exploit any shift in global investment flows prompted by the coronavirus crisis.
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Afghan maternity ward attack: The woman nursing the babies of murdered mothers

May 17, 2020 - 7:45pm
Firooza Omar volunteered to nurse newborns after a deadly attack on an Afghan maternity ward.
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Horse racing behind closed doors: How it works in Hong Kong and elsewhere

May 17, 2020 - 12:03pm
Saliva swabs, temperature checks, face masks and jockey pods have been crucial in racing continuing in Hong Kong.
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Afghanistan: Rival leaders Ghani and Abdullah in power-sharing deal

May 17, 2020 - 11:13am
Ashraf Ghani will stay on as president, while Abdullah Abdullah will lead talks with the Taliban.
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India extends coronavirus lockdown by two weeks

May 17, 2020 - 10:48am
The country's major cities will remain under strict restrictions, with some relaxation elsewhere.
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Du Wei: Chinese ambassador to Israel found dead at home

May 17, 2020 - 7:25am
Initial findings suggest there was no foul play in the death of Du Wei at his home near Tel Aviv.
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Meet the baby orangutans learning to climb trees

May 17, 2020 - 4:07am
Baby orangutans are learning new skills from their human surrogate parents.
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