Chinese ship's port call flares India tension

BBC News - February 4, 2024 - 7:24pm
A Chinese research ship's imminent arrival at Male has flared tensions between Beijing and Delhi.
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How a Pakistani woman is making history this election

BBC News - February 4, 2024 - 7:22pm
Rehana Magsi is the first woman to ever contest an election in Balochistan province.
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China can now monitor state-funded projects 24/7

BBC News - February 4, 2024 - 6:52pm
The rules, which took effect this month, come as officials move to support the crisis-hit property industry.
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How Imran Khan plans to win an election from jail

BBC News - February 3, 2024 - 7:46pm
The former Pakistan PM's party believes new tactics can help it win elections despite a crackdown.
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Imran Khan and wife jailed for illegal marriage

BBC News - February 3, 2024 - 8:55am
The court voids Khan's marriage with a faith healer, in the latest case against the Pakistani ex-PM.
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'My mother doesn't know if she's married or a widow'

BBC News - February 2, 2024 - 7:17pm
Families believe thousands of people have been picked up and forcibly disappeared by Pakistan's army.
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Misinformation spreads in China on ‘civil war’ in Texas

BBC News - February 2, 2024 - 12:15pm
Chinese social media cheers intensifying standoff between Texas and the White House over illegal migrants.
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Malaysia halves ex-PM's jail term for corruption

BBC News - February 2, 2024 - 4:32am
Najib's Razak's incarceration for the 1MDB scandal was seen as a rare triumph in the courts.
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Missing China billionaire banker quits all roles

BBC News - February 2, 2024 - 2:29am
Bao Fan's disappearance in February last year shocked China's business and investing community.
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China executes couple who killed two toddlers

BBC News - February 2, 2024 - 12:46am
The father of the children conspired with his girlfriend to throw the toddlers out of their apartment.
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Pakistan's king of comebacks looks set to win again

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 11:55pm
Nawaz Sharif's return is a dramatic turnaround for a three-time prime minister who never completed a term.
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US approves $4bn sale of armed drones to India

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 11:36pm
The deal was announced in 2023 and will be confirmed after approval from the US Congress.
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India's opposition challenge to Modi may be imploding

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 7:45pm
Barely six months after its birth, the opposition coalition to take on Narendra Modi is in disarray.
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UK reconsiders relocating ex-Afghan special forces

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 6:17am
The elite unit was among those helping British citizens flee Afghanistan following the Taliban takeover in 2021.
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India’s Modi shuns big spending in pre-poll budget

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 3:21am
The Indian government has presented the last budget before the country heads to general elections.
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Sri Lanka's controversial internet law comes into force

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 3:12am
Authorities said the new law tackles cybercrime, but critics say it is aimed at suppressing dissent.
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I'm Singaporean! TikTok CEO denies China ties

BBC News - February 1, 2024 - 2:03am
US Senator Tom Cotton repeatedly asks Shou Zi Chew about any links to the China.
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Bi-2: Russian anti-war band leaves Thailand for Israel

BBC News - January 31, 2024 - 10:55pm
Bi2 announces that all its members have left the country after fears they would be deported to Russia.
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FBI says Chinese state hacker group targeted US infrastructure

BBC News - January 31, 2024 - 10:41pm
China is targeting US infrastructure and laying the groundwork to wreak chaos, the FBI director warns.
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Munawar Faruqui in Bigg Boss: Indian comic's journey from jail to reality TV stardom

BBC News - January 31, 2024 - 7:12pm
Munawar Faruqui, jailed in 2021 for a joke he didn't crack, has won the popular reality show Bigg Boss.
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