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Australia drought: Capturing spectacular storms in the outback

November 17, 2020 - 12:03pm
An Australian photographer says it feels "amazing" to capture spectacular images of long-absent storms.
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Thailand protests: Fresh clashes in Bangkok as lawmakers debate reforms

November 17, 2020 - 8:59am
Police use water cannon and tear gas against protesters trying to cross a barricade near parliament.
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Pakistan 'to boycott French products' over cartoons

November 17, 2020 - 6:53am
Islamist protesters claim the government has endorsed a boycott of French products.
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China river rescue diplomat Stephen Ellison 'fastest to get shoes off'

November 17, 2020 - 5:23am
Briton Stephen Ellison is widely praised after diving into a Chinese river to save a woman who fell in.
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Pete Evans: Australian celebrity chef's books pulled over neo-Nazi symbol

November 17, 2020 - 4:44am
Retailers have removed cookbooks by Pete Evans from their shelves after a controversial social media post.
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Huawei sells youth brand over tech restrictions

November 17, 2020 - 1:58am
The Chinese communications firm said Honor had been under pressure to find suppliers.
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Chinese county to review decision to ban public dog walking

November 17, 2020 - 1:09am
There was outrage over a circular saying pets taken for walks more than three times could be killed.
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Coronavirus: Chinese citizen journalist faces jail for Wuhan reporting

November 17, 2020 - 12:12am
Zhang Zhan was in Wuhan reporting on the outbreak when she was detained by police in June.
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Barack Obama: Memoir praises India opposition leaders

November 16, 2020 - 11:44pm
Barack Obama writes about his meetings with Indian leaders in the first half of his memoirs.
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StockX: Asian sneakerheads give trainer traders a spring in their step

November 16, 2020 - 9:48pm
A trading platform allowing people to buy and sell sneakers like shares is expanding into the region.
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Indian factory workers supplying major brands allege routine exploitation

November 16, 2020 - 7:34pm
Workers in Indian factories supplying Tesco, Sainsbury's, Marks and Spencer and Ralph Lauren say they are being exploited.
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Trump 'to order further troop withdrawal' from Afghanistan and Iraq

November 16, 2020 - 6:20pm
US troops in Afghanistan and Iraq will be reduced to about 2,500 in each country, US media report.
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Greece migrants: Afghan father charged over son's drowning death

November 16, 2020 - 11:41am
The Afghan asylum-seeker lost his six-year-old son after crossing from Turkey earlier this month.
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China rescue: British diplomat Stephen Ellison saves drowning woman

November 16, 2020 - 7:46am
Stephen Ellison is hailed as a hero after diving into a river to rescue a young student who fell in.
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Hong Kong resignations: 'This cannot be the end'

November 16, 2020 - 7:34am
Claudia Mo resigned from Hong Kong's Legislative Council after four colleagues were expelled.
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New Zealand crowns chubby cute parrot bird of the year

November 16, 2020 - 2:52am
All eyes on the US election? Well, here's another vote, equally contested, though a lot cuter.
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Tokyo Olympics: IOC's Bach 'very confident' fans will attend Games

November 15, 2020 - 11:40pm
The Tokyo Games were originally due to start in July, but have been postponed due to the virus.
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Japan leads economic 'Zoom boom' out of recession

November 15, 2020 - 10:12pm
Asian economies are leading the way as they show signs of bouncing back from the Covid-19 slump.
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Coronavirus: South Australia goes on high alert after first outbreak in months

November 15, 2020 - 7:28pm
The detection of 17 cases in the state marks its first instance of community transmission since April.
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Coronavirus: India’s wrestling pits turn into gyms in pandemic

November 15, 2020 - 5:32pm
Traditional open-air wrestling pits are now a coveted spot for safe, socially distanced workouts.
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