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Germany China: Why Scholz's trip looks out of step for EU

November 3, 2022 - 8:44pm
Germany's leader is meeting Xi Jinping on a visit that sparks controversy at home and concern in Europe.
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Itaewon crush: The policeman who tried to stop Seoul's Halloween disaster

November 3, 2022 - 8:18pm
Inspector Kim has been praised by the public but he wants the focus to remain on the victims' families.
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India gambles on building a leading drone industry

November 3, 2022 - 8:11pm
A ban on imported drones has spurred Indian firms to make drones and train pilots.
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Cassius Turvey: Aboriginal boy's killing puts spotlight on racism in Australia

November 3, 2022 - 12:48pm
The alleged murder of 15-year-old Cassius Turvey has caused grief and anger across Australia.
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Imran Khan: Pakistan ex-prime minister wounded at protest march

November 3, 2022 - 9:46am
The ousted former prime minister is wounded in the leg when a burst of gunfire hits his vehicle.
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Morbi bridge collapse: A death trap for Indian children

November 3, 2022 - 5:55am
Over a third of the victims of the Morbi bridge collapse were children, some as young as two years old.
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Delhi air: Leaders trade barbs as India capital pollution worsens

November 3, 2022 - 1:37am
Politicians are blaming each other as a haze once again smothers India's capital.
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North Korea: Pyongyang fires suspected ICBM

November 2, 2022 - 11:53pm
It comes a day after Pyongyang launched almost two dozen missiles - the most in a single day.
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North Korea: Kim Jong-un wants America's attention

November 2, 2022 - 11:34pm
A nuclear test could be next but the ultimate goal of this latest salvo is to bring the US to the table.
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Delhi pollution: 'We are forced to pray in a highly polluted river'

November 2, 2022 - 8:07pm
Every year, thousands of Hindu devotees risk their health to pray at the sacred but polluted Yamuna river.
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China Covid: Panic and fear drove iPhone factory breakout

November 2, 2022 - 8:05pm
Workers at the plant in Zhengzhou, China, thought they were going to be part of a huge Covid experiment.
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The refugees able to work remotely for firms around the world

November 2, 2022 - 8:05pm
A website is allowing Afghan refugees to find freelance work with businesses around the world.
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Can the US live in Xi Jinping's world?

November 2, 2022 - 8:00pm
Mr Xi's vision is in stark contrast to what the West had hoped for from decades of trade and engagement.
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Tear gas fired by Indonesia police blamed for deadly football match crush, report says

November 2, 2022 - 9:20am
The use of tear gas was the main cause of the Malang tragedy last month, Indonesia's commission says.
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China Covid: Lockdown delayed potentially lifesaving treatment for sick boy, father says

November 2, 2022 - 7:43am
A Chinese father tells the BBC how Covid measures prevented his son from being seen in time.
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Itaewon crush: Anxious warnings turn into screams of terror in emergency calls

November 2, 2022 - 4:36am
Calls made to Korean police hours before a fatal crush reveal how the horrifying incident unfolded.
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China Covid: Area around world's biggest iPhone plant locked down

November 2, 2022 - 2:20am
The move may have an impact on production of the new iPhone 14, which is made at Foxconn's factory.
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Taronga Zoo: Five lions escape exhibit at Sydney zoo

November 2, 2022 - 12:21am
The zoo was put in lockdown and one animal had to be tranquillised during the brief emergency.
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N Korea fires missile across maritime border for first time

November 2, 2022 - 12:01am
South Korea has responded to the North's latest test by launching three missiles of its own.
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Morbi bridge collapse: How a tourist spot became a bridge of death

November 1, 2022 - 8:01pm
One of India's worst disasters for years left 135 people dead - how did it happen?
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