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Singapore inequality: How a tote bag sparked a debate about class

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 5:05pm
A teenager's post about her first "luxury bag" has drawn tens of millions of views.
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Organ donation: 'My daughter was shot but lives on in those she saved'

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 5:02pm
Could the shooting of a six-year-old girl spark change in India where organ donation is rare?
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Swedish flag burnt in Jakarta amid Turkey Nato row

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 1:55pm
Indonesia is the latest country to see anti-Sweden protests, after a Quran burning in Stockholm.
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Kyle Smaine: US freestyle skier dies aged 31 in avalanche in Japan

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 12:28pm
Former US world champion freestyle skier Kyle Smaine dies in an avalanche in Japan.
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Sichuan: Couples in Chinese province allowed to have unlimited children

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 12:04pm
As part of the policy in Sichuan, unmarried individuals will also be able to raise children.
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Pakistan mosque blast: Police targeted in attack that kills 47

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 10:41am
More than 150 were injured in the attack at a crowded mosque in the city of Peshawar.
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Avalanche kills two skiers in Japan's Nagano region

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 7:41am
An extensive search took place on Sunday after two men were reported missing following an avalanche.
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Bharat Jodo Yatra: Rahul Gandhi's unity march ends in Kashmir

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 3:56am
The Congress party MP said the march was aimed at uniting Indians against hatred and fear.
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Covid in China: Officials say current wave is 'coming to an end'

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 3:50am
Authorities say the death toll has peaked, and there's been no case spike during Lunar New Year.
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Mining giant 'sorry' over lost radioactive capsule in Australia

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 3:11am
Rio Tinto says the object went missing while it was being transported 1,400km in Western Australia.
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Auckland floods: More heavy rain ahead for New Zealand's largest city

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 1:56am
Authorities have issued severe weather warnings for New Zealand's largest city and surrounding towns.
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Under-19 World Cup 2023: Indians celebrate after historic women's win

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 1:33am
India's women cricket team beat England to win the inaugural Under-19 World Cup.
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Adani Group says Hindenburg fraud claim 'calculated attack on India'

BBC News - January 29, 2023 - 11:17pm
Last week the Indian firm owned by Asia's richest man had more than $50bn wiped off its market value.
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More than 50 die in two Pakistan accidents

BBC News - January 29, 2023 - 4:54am
A bus fell into a ravine in the south-west, while 10 children died when a boat capsized in the north-west.
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Pilot dies in Indian army jet mid-air collision

BBC News - January 28, 2023 - 3:54am
The planes were on a routine "operational flying training mission" when the incident happened.
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Adani Group: Fortune of Asia's richest man hit by fraud claims

BBC News - January 27, 2023 - 11:54am
A report of fraud has sparked a mass sell-off in businesses led by Indian billionaire Gautam Adani.
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Tiny radioactive capsule goes missing in Western Australia

BBC News - January 27, 2023 - 9:45am
The tiny object contains Caesium-137, which could cause serious illness.
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South Africa to send 12 cheetahs a year to India

BBC News - January 27, 2023 - 6:09am
Asian cheetahs became extinct in India in the 1940s because of excessive hunting and loss of habitat.
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Singapore: Interpol seeks woman who ran elaborate exam cheating scam

BBC News - January 27, 2023 - 5:49am
Poh Yuan Nie's elaborate scam involved taping phones and Bluetooth devices to students.
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Auckland floods: New Zealand city declares emergency after torrential rain

BBC News - January 27, 2023 - 5:39am
A torrential downpour in New Zealand's largest city prompts evacuations, power cuts and other chaos.
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