Japanese footballer, 55, signs for Portuguese club

BBC News - February 1, 2023 - 10:00am
His 56th birthday is just around the corner, but Japanese striker Kazuyoshi Miura has a new club.
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Myanmar coup anniversary: 'Silent strike' marks two years of military rule

BBC News - February 1, 2023 - 7:50am
Protesters urge the public to stay at home as the military is hit by new Western sanctions.
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Missing radioactive capsule found in Australia

BBC News - February 1, 2023 - 6:37am
Emergency services "literally found the needle in the haystack", authorities have said.
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India budget focuses on tax relief and spending boost

BBC News - February 1, 2023 - 6:22am
This was the Narendra Modi government's last full budget before the country holds elections in 2024.
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Sex and no sleep may be killing endangered quolls

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 11:38pm
New research has found that lack of rest could explain why males of the species mate themselves to death.
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How US Marines are being reshaped for China threat

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 7:34pm
A plan to reshape the Marines for a potential conflict with China in the Pacific has sparked criticism.
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WFI and Vinesh Phogat: Is Indian sport seeing its MeToo moment?

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 7:30pm
India's wrestling administration has been roiled by allegations of sexual abuse and misconduct.
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Auckland weather: Flood-hit region suffers more heavy rain

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 6:56pm
Only days after deadly floods killed four in Auckland, severe weather once again hit the region.
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Myanmar: Air strikes have become a deadly new tactic in the civil war

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 5:03pm
The regime increasingly uses air strikes to crush resistance that emerged after the coup two years ago.
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Pakistan mosque blast: What is behind the deadly attack?

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 3:54pm
Police on the frontline believe they were targeted to demoralise them after militants ended a truce.
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Taiwan parrot incident: Owner fined $90k after bird injures doctor

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 10:49am
The bird in Taiwan had been taken out for a fly around with another macaw when the incident happened.
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Vistara: Italian woman 'punched and spat' on India flight

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 8:01am
The Italian woman, who was arrested on a complaint by crew, has denied the allegations against her.
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Adani: Share sale finds takers despite fraud claim

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 6:56am
Billionaire Gautam Adani's share sale has been fully subscribed despite the fraud allegations against his firms.
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Asaram: Indian guru jailed for life in second rape case

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 5:44am
Self-styled guru Asaram was found guilty of raping a woman several times between 2001 and 2006.
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Australia domestic violence: Over 600 charged in four-day police operation

BBC News - January 31, 2023 - 12:29am
The four-day operation was aimed at addressing what is a massive problem in Australia.
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Pakistan mosque blast: More confirmed dead in marathon search of rubble

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 11:53pm
An inquiry is under way into how a suicide bomber got into the high-security police quarters in Peshawar.
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Tech War: Biden moves to halt US exports to Huawei, reports say

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 11:51pm
Washington has been tightening its rules on exports of US technology to China for several years.
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Budget 2023: Can India remain a bright spot in global economy?

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 9:46pm
Experts say vulnerable sections of Indian society need more support as the economy recovers post Covid.
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India budget 2023: What happened to last year's pledges?

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 8:11pm
Progress has been made on broad economic indicators, but some social welfare schemes have lagged behind.
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Namibia reports record level of rhino poaching

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 8:01pm
Rhino poaching in Namibia nearly doubled last year, according to government data.
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