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Man arrested after Australian child found dead in barrel

BBC News - 3 hours 11 min ago
A man has been charged with murder after a five-day search for a girl near Sydney, police say.
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The women put on sale on Clubhouse for their views

BBC News - 3 hours 34 min ago
The women say right-wing trolls in India targeted them for criticising Narendra Modi and his government.
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Winter Olympics 2022: China sells Xinjiang as a winter sports hub

BBC News - 3 hours 40 min ago
Many foreign firms hoping to ride the Olympics boom are investing heavily in the troubled region.
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Tonga tsunami: Race for vital supplies to reach volcano-hit islands

BBC News - 5 hours 11 min ago
Teams work desperately to clear ash from runways so planes can deliver food and drinking water.
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Backlash as US billionaire dismisses Uyghur abuse

BBC News - 10 hours 43 min ago
Chamath Palihapitiya says he and most Americans "don't care" about alleged human rights abuse of the Uyghur minority.
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My2022: Beijing Olympics app vulnerable to data breaches, analysts warn

BBC News - 13 hours 40 min ago
A mandatory Covid monitoring app to be used by all Games attendees has security risks, analysts warn.
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Tonga tsunami: Before and after eruption

BBC News - 13 hours 42 min ago
Satellite and aerial images show impact of eruption of underwater volcano near Tonga island chain.
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Indonesia names new capital that will replace Jakarta

BBC News - 14 hours 36 min ago
Lawmakers approve proposals to relocate the capital from Jakarta, which is sinking at an alarming rate.
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Hong Kong to cull 2,000 hamsters and small mammals over Covid case

BBC News - 14 hours 58 min ago
A Delta outbreak in "zero Covid" Hong Kong will result in the euthanasia of 2,000 small mammals.
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Tonga tsunami sparks 'unprecedented disaster', government says

BBC News - 15 hours 39 min ago
Tonga's government gives its first statement since a deadly tsunami to hit the island nation.
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Australian Open: Tennis Australia 'deeply regrets' impact of Novak Djokovic saga

BBC News - 18 hours 41 min ago
The Novak Djokovic visa saga was "a significant distraction for everyone", say Australian Open organisers.
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Tonga tsunami: Runway ash hampers relief efforts as scale of damage emerges

BBC News - 20 hours 7 min ago
After the tsunami New Zealand promises aid, but ash on Tonga's runway is hindering relief efforts.
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China's Xi Jinping defends 'common prosperity' crackdowns

BBC News - 22 hours 26 min ago
The Chinese leader made the comments during an address to the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting.
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Afghanistan twin quakes kill at least 22 in poorest areas

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 11:35pm
Officials say the death toll could rise from two earthquakes which hit the north-west of the nation.
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Hong Kong police charge two former aircrew over Covid rules

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 10:18pm
If convicted, the two former flight attendants could face up to six months in prison.
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Collarwali: Remembering India’s ‘super mum’ tigress

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 7:14pm
Charismatic Collarwali played a key role in boosting tiger numbers and made her sanctuary famous.
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No general ticket sale for Beijing Olympics

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 8:37am
Organisers of this year's Winter Olympics in Beijing have cancel plans to sell tickets to the general public as part of strict Covid-19 restrictions in the Chinese capital.
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Covid: Beijing city urges end to overseas deliveries over Omicron

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 8:17am
Health officials in the Chinese capital say a local woman may have been infected after opening a parcel.
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Djokovic back in Serbia after Australia deportation over visa row

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 7:25am
The tennis star arrives in Belgrade after being deported from Australia over his Covid vaccination status.
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Tonga tsunami: Anxious wait for news after Tonga cut off

BBC News - January 17, 2022 - 7:01am
Two days on, the scale of the damage is unclear, with communications extremely limited.
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