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India landslide: Nine tourists killed as boulders fall from hilltop

4 hours 34 min ago
A vehicle carrying tourists from Delhi is struck by large rocks in the state of Himachal Pradesh.
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Australia Covid: Anti-lockdown protesters condemned

8 hours 35 min ago
It comes after thousands marched through Australian cities to demand an end to lockdown measures.
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Australia's Barty stunned in Olympics first round

14 hours 5 sec ago
World number one Ashleigh Barty is stunned by Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain in the first round of women's Olympics singles in Tokyo.
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Afghanistan curfew imposed as Taliban militants advance

July 24, 2021 - 11:12am
The government says the measure is to help its forces stop Taliban militants infiltrating cities.
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Typhoon In-Fa sweeps towards China after flooding chaos

July 24, 2021 - 9:39am
Typhoon In-Fa is expected to make landfall on Sunday, days after floods devastated central areas.
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India monsoon: Rescuers search for survivors after heavy rains

July 24, 2021 - 7:20am
Heavy rains have battered India's western coast, leaving dozens dead and prompting mass evacuations.
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Australia Covid: Arrests at anti-lockdown protests

July 24, 2021 - 3:02am
Thousands take to the streets in Sydney, with further protests in Melbourne and Brisbane.
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Tokyo Olympics: First gold of Games goes to China's Yang Qian in shooting

July 24, 2021 - 2:15am
Chinese shooter Yang Qian wins the first gold of the Olympics but has to sing her anthem behind a mask and hang her own medal round her neck.
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Baby orca, Toa, dies in New Zealand after failed search for mother

July 23, 2021 - 10:24pm
Toa, a killer whale stranded from his family, had washed ashore on the New Zealand coast.
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1991 reforms: The year that transformed India

July 23, 2021 - 7:05pm
The BBC looks back at the pivotal moment when India's economy changed forever.
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China imposes sanctions on US officials

July 23, 2021 - 6:55pm
The sanctions are in response to recent US sanctions on Chinese officials in Hong Kong.
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First Chinese presidential visit to Tibet in 30 years

July 23, 2021 - 12:02pm
Xi Jinping is the first Chinese leader in 30 years to make an official trip to the troubled region.
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Afghanistan: ‘Taliban gains are not irreversible’

July 23, 2021 - 7:34am
We are working to retake strategic locations, the country’s national security adviser says.
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India monsoon: 36 dead after landslides in Maharashtra

July 23, 2021 - 7:00am
Rescuers have been recovering bodies from under debris but more people are feared missing.
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Firm fined £2.6m for claiming clothes prevent Covid

July 23, 2021 - 5:39am
Australian activewear company Lorna Jane is branded "exploitative" and "predatory" by a judge.
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China floods: Henan mother dies after saving baby from mudslide

July 23, 2021 - 5:29am
Rescuers believe she had flung her daughter to safety just as their home in Henan was hit.
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Why is the Great Barrier Reef in trouble? A simple guide

July 23, 2021 - 4:26am
Australia's natural wonder faces a battle to survive - here's a simple guide.
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Tokyo prepares to open an Olympics like no other

July 23, 2021 - 3:11am
With the opening ceremony set for Friday, BBC Sport previews the Tokyo 2020 Olympics - a Games like no other.
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India Zomato: Shares of food delivery app soar 80% on market debut

July 23, 2021 - 2:41am
The firm's stock exchange listing sets the pace for other start-ups that are thriving in the pandemic.
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Indonesia: Covid-positive man boards flight disguised as wife

July 23, 2021 - 12:28am
He may never have been caught if he had not changed into his regular clothes midway through the flight.
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