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Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar ex-leader sent to solitary confinement

June 23, 2022 - 6:12am
Myanmar's deposed pro-democracy leader, who is 77, was arrested after a military coup last year.
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Sexual harassment at Western Australia mines 'appalling and systemic'

June 23, 2022 - 2:41am
It has been "generally accepted or overlooked" at sites run by large firms, a landmark report says.
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Brics summit: Members push for global clout amid Ukraine war

June 22, 2022 - 7:24pm
Leaders from India, Russia, China, Brazil and South Africa meet amid major shifts in geopolitics.
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How Aussie farmers are hoping to win over tequila fans

June 22, 2022 - 7:13pm
Two Australia farmers are aiming rival Mexican tequila and mezcal with a similar delicious spirit.
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Afghanistan quake: Taliban appeal for international aid

June 22, 2022 - 4:47pm
A 6.1 magnitude quake kills at least 1,000 people in the south-east, injuring hundreds more.
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Chinese man jailed for sexual assault of Alibaba employee on work trip

June 22, 2022 - 10:36am
The woman was assaulted after being made to drink on a work trip, and then fired after going public.
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Droupadi Murmu: Who is the BJP nominee for Indian president

June 22, 2022 - 7:18am
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says Droupadi Murmu will make a "great president". But who is she?
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Afghan earthquake: At least 920 people killed and 600 wounded, officials say

June 22, 2022 - 5:32am
The quake struck overnight as many people slept in their beds, and was felt as far away as India.
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Swastika: Victoria bans display of Nazi symbol in Australian first

June 22, 2022 - 12:55am
Victoria is the first state to outlaw the symbol, amid a rise in anti-Semitic incidents.
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Monkeypox: First Singapore case recorded in British flight attendant

June 22, 2022 - 12:11am
The case is believed to be the first in south east Asia linked to the current monkeypox outbreak.
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Hundreds of thousands evacuated as floods ravage southern China

June 21, 2022 - 11:18pm
Record rainfall sees floodwaters reach a 50-year high, triggering landslides.
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Ankur Warikoo, Rachana Ranade: The YouTubers Indians turn to for financial advice

June 21, 2022 - 7:15pm
Finance YouTubers are riding high as millions turn to them for advice and brands seek collaborations.
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Bangladesh: Deadly floods leave millions displaced

June 21, 2022 - 3:13pm
At least 32 people have been killed following heavy downpours that triggered flooding in the country.
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'World’s biggest' freshwater fish found in Mekong, Cambodia

June 21, 2022 - 1:07pm
The biggest freshwater fish ever documented, weighing in at 300kg (661lb), is found in the Mekong river in Cambodia.
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South Korea successfully launches its first satellites into space

June 21, 2022 - 11:14am
The country's first launch failed to put a dummy satellite into orbit in October 2021.
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Tangshan: Chinese police deputy dismissed over attack on female diners

June 21, 2022 - 8:18am
The police were criticised for their handling of a case which has shocked people in China.
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Are Indian police near solving rapper's murder?

June 21, 2022 - 6:49am
Police have made a number of arrests, but how close are they to solving Sidhu Moose Wala's murder?
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Rugby League bans transgender athletes from top events

June 21, 2022 - 1:55am
The ban applies to the World Cup in October, and involves teams from several nations.
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US ban on imports from China's Xinjiang to take effect on Tuesday

June 20, 2022 - 7:38pm
Officials believe many Uyghurs have been forced to work at factories in the landlocked territory.
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Assam: India floods destroy millions of homes and dreams

June 20, 2022 - 7:25pm
Unprecedented rainfall and flooding have left behind a trail of death and destruction in Assam.
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