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Coronavirus: Australia opens 'travel zone' to New Zealanders

October 2, 2020 - 1:49am
It is the first opening of borders by either nation since Covid restrictions were imposed.
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China National Day: Hong Kong peace 'is an illusion'

October 2, 2020 - 1:49am
Last year, China's National Day saw violent clashes between police and protesters in Hong Kong.
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Peter Webster: The 80-year-old footballer preparing to retire

October 1, 2020 - 11:27pm
British man Peter Webster has played for decades in Australia, but says it's time to hang up his boots.
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Singapore firm pushes ahead with Newcastle United bid

October 1, 2020 - 11:13pm
Bellagraph Nova says it's still pursuing the Premier League club despite recent criticism.
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China: Vlogger 'set on fire during live stream'

October 1, 2020 - 8:49pm
The death of Lamu has prompted huge discussion online about violence against women in China.
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Covid: God may punish Nepal for cancelling rites, religious leaders warn

October 1, 2020 - 8:19pm
Is Nepal tempting fate? Religious leaders warn that cancelling rites may anger gods and bring about disaster.
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Covid-19: What’s behind India’s coronavirus deaths?

October 1, 2020 - 8:19pm
India is on the verge of reporting 100,000 deaths, and some states have been hit harder than others.
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Driverless taxis now for hire in Shanghai

October 1, 2020 - 7:01pm
Driverless taxis are now available in China’s biggest city, Shanghai. The BBC took a ride.
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Balrampur: Anger grows after new India 'gang rape' death

October 1, 2020 - 4:51am
The latest incident comes just as another woman died this week after being allegedly gang raped.
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Australian jailed for Islamophobic attack on pregnant woman

October 1, 2020 - 3:10am
Stipe Lozina punched and stomped on the woman at least 15 times in a suspected Islamophobic attack.
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US bans Malaysian palm oil producer over forced labour

October 1, 2020 - 1:54am
Malaysia's FGV Holdings says it has taken "concrete steps" to improve its labour standards.
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Japan 'Twitter killer' pleads guilty to murders

October 1, 2020 - 1:39am
Takahiro Shiraishi admitted to using the social media platform to seek out and kill his victims.
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Technical glitch halts trading on Japan's exchanges

September 30, 2020 - 11:15pm
Stock markets in Tokyo and other cities suffered a day-long suspended trading session on Thursday.
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Families of 12 Hong Kong activists captured at sea by China look for answers

September 30, 2020 - 9:29pm
The families of 12 activists captured by China in August demand their swift return.
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