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Family threaten to kill daughter for having a baby

December 3, 2018 - 4:01am
'Naveed' is a Pakistani Muslim girl living in the UK. She told the BBC about her experience of abuse.
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India woman en route to police set on fire by 'molesters'

December 3, 2018 - 3:44am
She was attacked two days after she tried to register a police complaint against the men.
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Sonali Bendre: Bollywood star's cancer posts inspires India fans

December 3, 2018 - 3:01am
Sonali Bendre's return to India has had people talking about the candid documentation of her cancer.
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China cracks down on wedding extravaganza and extreme pranks

December 3, 2018 - 2:54am
Officials say weddings have become too lavish and should "integrate socialist values" instead.
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Angela Merkel's 'PM crib sheet' amuses Australia

December 3, 2018 - 2:39am
The German leader appeared to be reading up about Scott Morrison during their first meeting.
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'Kiwi' nickname not discriminatory, Australian tribunal finds

December 3, 2018 - 1:08am
A New Zealand woman's complaint of racial discrimination is rejected by an Australian tribunal.
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Asia markets rise after US and China agree to trade truce

December 2, 2018 - 9:12pm
The US and China have agreed to halt new tariffs for 90 days to allow for talks to resolve a trade war.
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On the hunt for India’s ‘stolen’ heritage

December 2, 2018 - 7:24pm
Why this volunteer wants to return artefacts in the British Museum to India.
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Key Afghanistan Taliban commander killed in US air strike

December 2, 2018 - 12:54pm
Mullah Abdul Manan Akhund was the insurgent group's commander of the southern Helmand province.
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Newly-wed Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have Hindu ceremony

December 2, 2018 - 8:09am
The Bollywood superstar and the US singer were married in a Christian ceremony in India on Saturday.
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G20: US and China 'will impose no new tariffs'

December 1, 2018 - 8:26pm
Chinese media say agreement has been reached with the US not to impose new tariffs after 1 January.
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What are private security companies doing in Afghanistan?

December 1, 2018 - 7:28pm
The demand for armed security at foreign embassies, military bases, and for NGOs is still high.
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Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas marry in India

December 1, 2018 - 11:36am
The Bollywood superstar and the US singer got engaged earlier this year.
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Chinese pair banned for snooker match-fixing

December 1, 2018 - 7:11am
China's Yu Delu is banned for 10 years and nine months and compatriot Cao Yupeng is also banned in a match-fixing scandal.
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The groundbreaking female superbiker travelling the world

November 30, 2018 - 9:58pm
Maral Yazarloo-Pattrick, a record-breaking superbiker, has travelled solo around the world to change attitudes towards women in Iran.
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Growing up Afghan: 'My parents were told to swap me for a boy'

November 30, 2018 - 9:57pm
Nargis Taraki, 21, was the fifth daughter born to her parents in a village in Afghanistan.
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Fighting South Korea's spy cam porn 'epidemic'

November 30, 2018 - 9:56pm
Soo-yuen Park has dedicated her life to helping the victims of digital sex crimes in South Korea.
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Space Odyssey helps launch first 8K TV channel

November 30, 2018 - 7:08pm
The classic film will be broadcast in super-high definition 8K on a new TV channel in Japan.
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Modi's arrival at the G20 summit 'announced with Apu meme'

November 30, 2018 - 11:20am
An Argentine channel used The Simpsons' character to depict the Indian PM as he arrived at the G20.
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New Zealand beached whales: Why are so many getting stranded?

November 30, 2018 - 10:31am
Illness, warmer waters and the fact that pilot whales travel in sociable groups could all play a role.
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