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Yellow: K-pop artist Lim Kim bites back against stereotypes

January 20, 2021 - 7:12pm
Lim Kim says her music challenges prejudices about Asian women and attacks Orientalism.
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Pakistani fans celebrate India's historic cricket win over Australia

January 20, 2021 - 8:57am
India's unlikely victory over Australia wins praise from neighbouring fans in a rare show of goodwill.
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Kamalam: India state Gujarat renames dragon fruit 'lotus'

January 20, 2021 - 7:33am
The move, prompted by the original name's association with China, prompts a flood of memes and jokes.
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American Kristen Gray to be deported from Bali amid Twitter row

January 20, 2021 - 2:31am
Kristen Gray's tweets about life in Bali came to the attention of authorities after they went viral.
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Prada drops Chinese actress over alleged surrogacy row

January 20, 2021 - 2:25am
The actress has been accused of abandoning children she had through a surrogate.
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Jack Ma makes first appearance since October

January 20, 2021 - 1:30am
Fears had grown over the Alibaba founder's whereabouts because of pressure from Chinese authorities.
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Audi to make electric cars with China's oldest carmaker FAW

January 20, 2021 - 12:04am
FAW counts Red Flag limousines, used by China's communist party leaders, among its products.
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US: China 'committed genocide against Uighurs'

January 19, 2021 - 4:30pm
The declaration comes a day before the Trump administration hands over to President-elect Joe Biden.
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Thai woman jailed for record 43 years for criticising monarchy

January 19, 2021 - 11:16am
The sentence is the country's harshest ever for insulting the monarchy.
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India savour famous win over Australia

January 19, 2021 - 7:06am
India's series-clinching victory over Australia at the Gabba is one of their "greatest wins ever" according to former batsman Mohammad Kaif.
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Trapped Chinese miners say thanks for medicine, call for sausages

January 19, 2021 - 6:16am
Communication with 12 men trapped in Chinese gold mine sparks hope of rescue, but 10 remain missing.
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Japan: One dead as snowstorm causes 130-car pile-up

January 19, 2021 - 6:02am
One person is killed and at least 10 are injured after cars collide on the Tohoku Expressway.
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Tandav: Amazon drama apologises for Hindu offence

January 19, 2021 - 6:00am
Tandav, starring Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan, was accused of 'deliberately mocking Hindu gods'.
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India stun Australia to win historic Test series

January 19, 2021 - 3:50am
India pull off an astonishing run-chase to inflict Australia's first defeat at the Gabba since 1988 and take one of the all-time great series.
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Surat accident: Truck crushes 15 migrant workers to death in India

January 19, 2021 - 12:30am
They were sleeping on the pavement next to a motorway when a truck ran them over in Gujarat state.
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Kyrgios criticises Djokovic over Australian Open quarantine row

January 18, 2021 - 9:13pm
Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios takes aim at Novak Djokovic ahead of the Australian Open.
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Fang Fang: Author vilified for Wuhan Diary speaks out a year on

January 18, 2021 - 7:29pm
Wuhan writer Fang Fang talks about the price she has had to pay for her controversial lockdown diaries.
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The Hong Kong migrants fleeing to start new lives in the UK

January 18, 2021 - 7:15pm
A new visa will give 5.4m Hong Kong residents the right to resettle in Britain. How many will leave?
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Conquering K2 in winter 'together'

January 18, 2021 - 7:05pm
The BBC speaks to Nirmal Purja, among the first Nepalese climbers who reached the K2 summit in winter.
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Australian Open 2021: 'No special treatment' for tennis players in Melbourne

January 18, 2021 - 7:37am
Tennis players living under strict quarantine rules before the Australian Open will get "no special treatment", says Victorian premier Daniel Andrews.
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