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Australian MP gets caught praising himself on Facebook

May 1, 2019 - 12:33pm
Angus Taylor MP has been mocked on social media over a now-deleted self-congratulatory comment.
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Masood Azhar: Jaish-e-Mohammed leader listed as terrorist by UN

May 1, 2019 - 11:20am
The leader of the Jaish-e-Mohammed had ordered a suicide bombing that killed 40 Indian troops in February
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Chinese man fails breathalyser on eating durian fruit

May 1, 2019 - 10:02am
Police in China are warning people eating durian and driving may make them fail breathalysers.
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Korea DMZ: South Korean tourists let back into military border compound

May 1, 2019 - 7:48am
Tourism that was suspended six months ago starts again in Panmunjom, the border military compound that divides North and South Korea.
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South Koreans jailed over 'Russian treasure find'

May 1, 2019 - 7:31am
The three business executives claimed to have found a lost Russian ship with tonnes of gold.
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India chief justice Ranjan Gogoi's accuser quits sexual harassment inquiry

May 1, 2019 - 5:11am
The former Supreme Court employee alleges two cases of sexual misconduct, which the judge denies.
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Australian guilty of plane bomb plot involving meat grinder

May 1, 2019 - 4:40am
The man conspired to blow up an Etihad flight using a bomb hidden in a meat grinder, a jury rules.
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Emperor Naruhito leads Japan into a new era

May 1, 2019 - 12:22am
The man who has inherited Japan's imperial throne differs in many ways from his tradition-bound predecessors.
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The moment Japan's new emperor inherits the Imperial Treasures

April 30, 2019 - 11:14pm
Naruhito, 59, formally ascends the Chrysanthemum throne after his father, Akihito, abdicated.
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Kashmir attack: Tracing the path that led to Pulwama

April 30, 2019 - 7:27pm
Why did a shy 22-year-old carry out one of the deadliest attacks on Indian security forces?
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Food Photographer of the Year 2019: Noodle feast scoops top prize

April 30, 2019 - 7:22pm
The photo shows villagers in China celebrating the birthday of the goddess Nuwa.
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Justine Damond: US policeman guilty of Australian's murder

April 30, 2019 - 6:53pm
Mohamed Noor shot Justine Damond as she approached his patrol car to report a possible rape.
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Leuser rainforest: Are palm oil farmers shooting orangutans?

April 30, 2019 - 5:47pm
Deforestation caused by palm oil cultivation is pushing orangutans closer to farmers who see them as pests.
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Leuser rainforest: From poacher to animal protector

April 30, 2019 - 5:47pm
As a poacher Khaedir hunted endangered hornbills. Now as a ranger he protects the Leuser rainforest.
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Leuser rainforest: Baby orangutans rescued from Indonesia's pet trade

April 30, 2019 - 5:46pm
As Indonesian orangutans come into closer contact with humans, they are at increasing risk of capture.
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Japan's new Emperor Naruhito succeeds father Akihito

April 30, 2019 - 4:25pm
Emperor Naruhito formally takes up the Chrysanthemum throne a day after his father's abdication.
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Japan's emperor abdicates the throne

April 30, 2019 - 7:16am
Emperor Akihito is the first emperor to abdicate in over 200 years.
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Vodafone denies Huawei Italy security risk

April 30, 2019 - 6:56am
Vulnerabilities in Italy could have given the Chinese firm access to people's home networks.
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Thai cave boys sign Netflix deal

April 30, 2019 - 5:59am
The story of Wild Boars, who were trapped for more than two weeks, will be told by streaming giants.
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China sentences second Canadian to death

April 30, 2019 - 5:40am
Fan Wei is the second Canadian to be given the death penalty in China amid a diplomatic row.
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