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Pakistan protest: Police hunt PM Imran Khan's nephew over deadly hospital riot

5 hours 12 min ago
Three patients died when lawyers attacked a cardiac hospital in Lahore in a dispute with doctors.
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Trump halts new tariffs in US China trade war

5 hours 31 min ago
The so-called phase one deal will see billions of dollars in tariffs removed or delayed.
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Rape in India: How Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi both made it a political issue

9 hours 30 min ago
Rahul Gandhi is now under attack, but PM Narendra Modi has also invoked rape to win elections.
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Unesco heritage: Traditional Thai massage added to 'cultural heritage' list

December 12, 2019 - 11:36pm
Nuad Thai is now part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, according to Unesco.
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German court sentences Indian couple for spying on Kashmiri and Sikh groups

December 12, 2019 - 11:25pm
The husband and wife spied on Kashmiri and Sikh groups for India's intelligence agency.
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New Zealand volcano: Divers deployed to find last two missing bodies

December 12, 2019 - 11:08pm
Two bodies are missing as six are airlifted off the island - despite the risk of another eruption.
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Qantas picks Airbus over Boeing for longest flights

December 12, 2019 - 10:41pm
The move marks a fresh blow to rival Boeing as it deals with the fallout from its grounded 737 Max jets.
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Pengsoo: The rude giant penguin that South Korea fell in love with

December 12, 2019 - 7:21pm
He was meant to be a children's character, but he's gained a huge fan base amongst millennials.
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Myanmar: Rohingya refugee recalls 'horrific' mass killings

December 12, 2019 - 7:08pm
Rohingya refugee Hasina Begun says Myanmar troops set her village alight and opened fire.
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Trump says US and China 'very close' to trade deal

December 12, 2019 - 4:22pm
US share markets hit record highs as hopes grow of an imminent pause in the trade war with China.
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Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi accused of 'silence' in genocide trial

December 12, 2019 - 1:54pm
The Gambia says Myanmar's leader has ignored allegations of murder, rape and forced deportation.
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White Island volcano: How will bodies be recovered?

December 12, 2019 - 11:55am
New Zealand's military is preparing to retrieve the bodies of eight victims of the White Island volcano. How will they do it?
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Why Australia's PM is facing climate anger amid bushfires

December 12, 2019 - 11:01am
As vast areas burn, Scott Morrison is being accused of playing down the impact of climate change.
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Pakistan lawyers in violent hospital protest in Lahore

December 12, 2019 - 7:33am
A number of patients are believed to have died after a protest by lawyers at a Lahore hospital turned violent.
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Pakistan protest: Patients die as lawyers ransack Lahore hospital

December 12, 2019 - 7:08am
Three patients died when lawyers attacked a cardiac hospital in Lahore in a dispute with doctors.
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Shah Rukh Khan: ‘Wear your success like a T-shirt’

December 12, 2019 - 6:40am
The Bollywood star has an acting career which has spanned more than three decades.
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Citizenship Amendment Bill: Army called in to Assam and Tripura states

December 12, 2019 - 4:48am
Protesters in the north-east claim they will be "overrun" with Hindu migrants from Bangladesh.
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Flying around NZ volcano spewing toxic gas

December 12, 2019 - 1:54am
The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil flies close to White Island, while it continues to spew toxic gas.
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Sulawesi art: Animal painting found in cave is 44,000 years old

December 12, 2019 - 1:20am
Experts say the art, found in an Indonesian cave, could be the world's oldest recorded story.
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White Island volcano: NZ police consider high-speed mission to get bodies

December 11, 2019 - 9:42pm
But this option could mean that crucial evidence is lost, potentially rendering bodies unidentifiable.
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