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Photos found on seabed in Australia finally reunited with owner

July 14, 2022 - 12:58am
Ice swimmer Rory Fitzgerald, from Hampshire, found the camera in 2015 and tracked down its owner in Singapore.
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Bernard Collaery: The spy case that ignited an Australian secrecy row

July 13, 2022 - 7:24pm
Bernard Collaery is a hero in East Timor, but faced prosecution in Australia for revealing a spy mission.
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Sri Lanka PM tells military to do whatever necessary to restore order

July 13, 2022 - 2:58pm
Thousands of protesters stormed Prime Minister and Acting President Ranil Wickremesinghe's office.
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Sri Lanka: How a dramatic day unfolded

July 13, 2022 - 11:36am
Protesters broke into the prime minister's office after President Gotabaya Rajapaksa fled the country.
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Hong Kong's 'Grandma Wong' jailed over 2019 protests

July 13, 2022 - 8:10am
The prominent campaigner receives a 32-week prison sentence for unlawful assembly.
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Sri Lanka: Inside the prime minister's office stormed by protesters

July 13, 2022 - 6:14am
The BBC's Rajini Vaidyanathan is with the protesters who flooded into the PM's office in Colombo.
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Crowds tear down gates and climb walls in Sri Lanka

July 13, 2022 - 3:44am
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has fled the country, while a state of emergency has been declared.
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Australia probes retail giants Bunnings and Kmart over customer 'faceprints'

July 12, 2022 - 11:08pm
The use of facial recognition technology by two retail giants is unethical, an advocacy group says.
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Shah Rukh Khan: Why the actor's charm has endured the test of time

July 12, 2022 - 9:25pm
Thirty years after he began his career, the actor remains among the world's biggest film icons.
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Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa due to resign after protests

July 12, 2022 - 3:13pm
Gotabaya Rajapaksa has defied calls to leave for months as his country's economic crisis deepened.
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Sri Lanka President Rajapaksa faces 'terrible, massive protests' unless he quits

July 12, 2022 - 11:39am
Sri Lanka's leader must resign or face even bigger demonstrations, protest leaders say.
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What did Shinzo Abe mean to Japan?

July 12, 2022 - 7:45am
The former PM is known for his signature "Abenomics" economic policy, but his legacy lies in national security.
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Uttar Pradesh auto: India tuk-tuk crammed with 27 passengers seized

July 12, 2022 - 7:44am
An autorickshaw in Uttar Pradesh was stopped for speeding - police found 27 passengers inside.
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Heavy rains bring chaos to Indian state

July 12, 2022 - 4:24am
Photos show waterlogged streets and overflowing dams and rivers across Gujarat state.
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Hong Kong: Activist with cancer jailed for Olympic protest attempt

July 12, 2022 - 3:55am
The 75-year-old was arrested in February for planning a peaceful protest against the Beijing Olympics
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National emblem: Ferocious lions' statue on new parliament raises eyebrows

July 12, 2022 - 3:33am
PM Narendra Modi has unveiled a bronze cast of India's national emblem on top of the new parliament building.
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Shinzo Abe: Japanese mourners pay last respects to ex-PM at funeral

July 12, 2022 - 2:55am
Thousands showed up to pay their last respects to Japan's longest-serving prime minister.
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Henan: Officials pledge to release funds after China bank protest

July 12, 2022 - 2:38am
Financial regulators in Henan said "advance payments" will be made in batches from this Friday.
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Kingfisher tycoon Vijay Mallya sentenced to jail in India

July 12, 2022 - 1:03am
India has made efforts to extradite the former billionaire, who is believed to still be in London.
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Sri Lanka: Opposition leader ready to run for presidency

July 11, 2022 - 9:01pm
Sajith Premadasa tells the BBC he plans to run for the presidency, after urgent talks with allies.
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