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Pakistan 'honour killing': Two girls die over mobile video

May 17, 2020 - 3:11am
The teenage Pakistani girls were reportedly killed by a relative after video showed them with a man.
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Gedhun Choekyi Niyima: Tibetan Buddhism's 'reincarnated' leader who disappeared aged six

May 16, 2020 - 7:58pm
Twenty-five years after the Panchen Lama disappeared, Tibetans abroad urge China to reveal his fate.
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Coronavirus: Why Taiwan won't have a seat at the virus talks

May 16, 2020 - 7:54pm
As the world meets to tackle the coronavirus crisis, one of the most successful countries is not invited.
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One every eight minutes: India's missing children

May 16, 2020 - 7:14pm
Many of those who vanish are trafficked and exploited, but there's little public outrage.
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Coronavirus: Capturing isolation on New Zealand's Stewart Island

May 16, 2020 - 7:05pm
As the country emerges from lockdown, a photographer has documented life on rugged Stewart Island.
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India coronavirus lockdown: Road accident kills 24 migrant workers

May 16, 2020 - 3:40am
Many Indian workers are travelling home after losing their jobs in the coronavirus lockdown.
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Coronavirus leaves Gulf migrant workers stranded

May 15, 2020 - 7:44pm
For decades, migrant workers built the economies of the Gulf, but Covid-19 has left them stranded.
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Koyambedu: India's coronavirus cluster at a vegetable market

May 15, 2020 - 7:09pm
An outbreak in one of India’s biggest markets has revealed the challenge of regulating them.
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Afghan maternity ward attackers 'came to kill the mothers'

May 15, 2020 - 10:43am
The attack on an Afghan maternity unit was "methodical" and no mistake, says charity director.
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Hong Kong protests: Police watchdog clears officers over crackdown

May 15, 2020 - 9:55am
A highly-anticipated report exonerates officers but critics say it ignores allegations of brutality.
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From lockdown to gridlock: Asia’s traffic resumes after fall in pollution

May 15, 2020 - 9:22am
As restrictions are eased traffic is starting to gridlock roads, leading to a rise in pollution.
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Coronavirus 'could cost global economy $8.8tn' says ADB

May 15, 2020 - 12:47am
It comes as authorities around the world have taken aggressive action to support their economies.
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Coronavirus: How 'overreaction' made Vietnam a virus success

May 14, 2020 - 11:38pm
Vietnam chose to prevent rather than fight Covid-19, a strategy which means it has had no virus deaths.
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Aarogya Setu: Why India's Covid-19 contact tracing app is controversial

May 14, 2020 - 7:56pm
Aarogya Setu, India's contact tracing app, has crossed 100 million downloads, but has raised concerns.
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Chennai Six: Nick Dunn reveals what Indian prison life was like

May 14, 2020 - 7:51pm
Nick Dunn spent years in prison in India for a crime he did not commit. How did he cope?
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Coronavirus: Two Rohingya test positive in refugee camp

May 14, 2020 - 3:09pm
Aid agencies warn of the impact on the camp in Bangladesh, home to around one million Rohingya.
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Coronavirus: Can China test all of Wuhan in only 10 days?

May 14, 2020 - 12:24pm
Officials vowed to test all 11 million Wuhan residents in 10 days, but it appears they need longer.
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Australia Fires: Rescue dog Bear saves scores of koalas

May 14, 2020 - 11:31am
A koala-detecting dog has come to the rescue in the aftermath of Australia's fires.
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Coronavirus lockdown: India announces free food for fleeing migrants

May 14, 2020 - 9:46am
Tens of thousands of people have been leaving cities on foot, trying to return to their villages.
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Coronavirus: New Zealand lockdown eased as businesses reopen

May 14, 2020 - 8:22am
New Zealand has reported no new cases of the virus in the past three days.
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