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Australian families of IS fighters repatriated from Syrian camp

October 29, 2022 - 7:16am
The UN says women and children living in the camps are enduring conditions amounting to torture.
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Philippines storm Nalgae kills dozens in floods and mudslides

October 29, 2022 - 12:27am
Tropical storm Nalgae wreaks havoc in the southern Philippines and will soon lash Manila.
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Arshad Sharif: Mystery over killing of Pakistani journalist in Kenya

October 28, 2022 - 8:22pm
Why did Kenyan police officers shoot dead Arshad Sharif, one of Pakistan's most prominent journalists?
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Taiwan invites Chinese vets to treat beloved panda

October 28, 2022 - 7:00am
Tuan Tuan was gifted to Taiwan by Beijing in 2008, but relations have soured between the neighbours.
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Sliding yen: What is happening to the Japanese currency?

October 27, 2022 - 7:04pm
The country's central bank is expected to keep interest rates below zero even as the currency slides.
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China Covid: Videos emerge of rare protests in Tibet

October 27, 2022 - 6:23am
Clips on social media show hundreds protesting in one of the most tightly-guarded places in China.
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Bruce Lehrmann: Australia parliament rape trial abandoned over juror 'misconduct'

October 27, 2022 - 12:17am
A jury has been dismissed after "misconduct" during deliberations in a trial that has shocked Australia.
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Aastha Arora: Where is India's billionth baby now?

October 26, 2022 - 7:58pm
The BBC revisits Aastha Arora - "the special baby" whose birth in 2000 made global headlines.
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Indonesian woman's body found dead inside python, say reports

October 26, 2022 - 3:46am
A police chief said the woman's body appeared to be largely intact when it was found.
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China Covid: Universal Resort shuts due to Beijing coronavirus cases

October 26, 2022 - 2:45am
The park did not say when it would reopen, but pledged to refund or reschedule tickets.
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China accused of illegal police stations in Netherlands

October 26, 2022 - 1:22am
A Dutch media report says China is running an undeclared police operation to pressure dissidents.
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Meet India's daredevil ice climbers

October 25, 2022 - 7:51pm
A handful of Indians are working hard to popularise the extreme sport of ice climbing in the country.
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North Korea tensions: Why is Kim Jong-un upping the pressure?

October 25, 2022 - 7:32pm
As the Koreas trade warning shots, the situation on the peninsula is at its most volatile in years.
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Ex-UK pilots in China did not share classified information - flying school

October 25, 2022 - 3:43pm
A flying school linked to the recruitment of British pilots says the UK was "fully aware" of its work.
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Nedd Brockmann: The man who ran across Australia in 47 days

October 25, 2022 - 1:00pm
Nedd Brockmann ran 3,953 km (2,456 miles), inspired a nation and raised millions for charity.
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Chinese cotton sold in UK could be from persecuted Uyghurs, court hears

October 25, 2022 - 10:58am
Reasonable grounds to believe cotton on sale in the UK was from persecuted Uyghurs, High Court told.
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Hu Jintao: Fresh China congress footage deepens mystery over exit

October 25, 2022 - 6:07am
It shows more of what happened before China's former leader was led out of a party congress session.
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China shares slide in US as Xi starts historic third term

October 25, 2022 - 3:52am
Investors fear the world's second largest economy will be held back by its tough Covid restrictions.
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World leaders welcome Rishi Sunak as UK's next PM

October 24, 2022 - 5:03pm
Leaders and commentators around the world welcomed Mr Sunak as the UK's next prime minister.
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UK to have its first British Asian prime minister

October 24, 2022 - 5:02pm
Rishi Sunak won the Tory leadership race after rival Penny Mordaunt failed to secure enough backing.
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