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Singapore Covid: Briton admits breaking quarantine to visit partner

February 15, 2021 - 10:35am
Nigel Skea, 52, admits he left his hotel room to meet his fiancée on another floor.
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Disha Ravi: The jailed Indian activist linked to Greta Thunberg

February 15, 2021 - 5:39am
Disha Ravi, the 22-year-old co-founder of India's Fridays For Future chapter, is in prison for sedition.
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Myanmar coup: Protesters face up to 20 years in prison under new law

February 15, 2021 - 3:45am
The military says fines will also apply to those found to incite "hatred" towards the coup leaders.
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Disha Ravi: India activist arrest decried as 'attack on democracy'

February 15, 2021 - 2:50am
The arrest of Disha Ravi, 22, over a document intended to help farmers has sparked widespread outrage.
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Japan's economy shrinks 4.8% in 2020 due to Covid

February 14, 2021 - 11:31pm
The disappointing figure comes despite surging growth in the second half of the year.
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Indian farmers' protests: Why they matter to British Indians

February 14, 2021 - 7:53pm
Young British Indians tell Radio 1 Newsbeat why the Indian farmers' protests are important to them.
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Crown Resorts chief Ken Barton resigns amid money laundering scandal

February 14, 2021 - 7:06pm
Ken Barton steps down in the wake of allegations of money laundering within the Australian casino chain.
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Hotel quarantine: What isolating in a hotel room is like

February 14, 2021 - 7:00pm
Under travel rules, Aaron has to spend three weeks in a hotel room in Hong Kong, and Jane is in a Sydney hotel for a fortnight.
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Covid: Australia halts New Zealand travel bubble over Auckland lockdown

February 14, 2021 - 3:49pm
Australia says people arriving from New Zealand must spend a fortnight in hotel quarantine.
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Why this Australian girl has cleaned graves for eight years

February 14, 2021 - 11:35am
Australian girl Tj Kleeman began scrubbing graves to overcome a fear, but now does it to "feel amazing".
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Covid: UK scientist defends WHO fact-finding mission to Wuhan

February 14, 2021 - 10:23am
There has been criticism over the level of access to key data the team was given by the Chinese.
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Myanmar coup: US tells its citizens to 'shelter in place'

February 14, 2021 - 10:12am
Armoured vehicles were seen on the streets for the first time since the coup on 1 February.
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India activist, 22, arrested over farmers' protests

February 14, 2021 - 5:41am
Disha Ravi was held for sharing a document designed to help ongoing protests against new farming laws.
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Australian Open: Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams into last eight

February 14, 2021 - 12:17am
Naomi Osaka saves two match points to beat Garbine Muguruza, as Serena Williams also makes Australian Open quarter-finals.
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Koo v Twitter: Why India's government is favouring a social media newcomer

February 13, 2021 - 9:58pm
Indian ministers have been promoting new microblogging site Koo following disagreements with Twitter.
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Kohima: Britain's 'forgotten' battle that changed the course of WWII

February 13, 2021 - 8:09pm
A group of British-Indian soldiers held off an entire Japanese division for three months in 1944.
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Myanmar coup: Fear and defiance at night-time arrests

February 13, 2021 - 5:46pm
Videos show people banging pots and pans, and surrounding security vehicles in protest.
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Fukushima: Powerful earthquake rocks Japan weeks from disaster anniversary

February 13, 2021 - 1:59pm
The 7.3-magnitude quake struck just three weeks before the 10-year anniversary of the 2011 tsunami.
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Covid-19 pandemic: China 'refused to give data' to WHO team

February 13, 2021 - 11:10am
A member of the team accuses China of withholding full data on the early days of the outbreak.
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Myanmar coup: What will the military do now?

February 13, 2021 - 7:42am
The military is in charge of Myanmar after deposing Aung San Suu Kyi. Do they know what to do next?
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