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Jixian Wang: The Chinese vlogger broadcasting the Ukraine war

April 28, 2022 - 7:58pm
Based in Odesa, Jixian Wang hopes to show the reality of the Ukraine war to Chinese people.
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Scooter recall hits India's 'Tesla of two-wheelers'

April 28, 2022 - 7:13pm
How a product recall is disrupting one start-up's plans to dominate the electric scooter market.
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South Korea arrests two for passing military secrets to North

April 28, 2022 - 7:07am
A businessman and an officer are charged with leaking secrets to a presumed agent from the North.
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Heatwave in India leaves millions struggling to cope

April 28, 2022 - 12:01am
Experts say India is now recording more intense, frequent heatwaves that are also longer in duration.
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Scott Morrison: Australia's conservative pragmatist

April 27, 2022 - 11:55pm
Australia's prime minister is seen as a shrewd political tactician, but he's faced mounting controversies.
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Denial of bail is silencing Hong Kong's democrats

April 27, 2022 - 8:23pm
Pre-trial detention under China's security law aims to break the will of those accused, critics say.
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Why the West is reckoning with caste bias now

April 27, 2022 - 8:22pm
As caste discrimination gains visibility in the US, Indian-Americans grapple with their privilege.
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What Singapore's move to legalise egg freezing says about its society

April 27, 2022 - 8:21pm
Singapore is set to lift a ban on egg freezing, but only married couples will be able to access their eggs.
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India: Huge blaze breaks out at landfill site

April 27, 2022 - 9:15am
Smoke from the fire caused people in the surrounding area to suffer breathing difficulties.
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Share prices fall on concerns over further China lockdowns

April 27, 2022 - 3:24am
The technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite index in New York closed at its lowest level since late 2020.
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Thanjavur accident: Eleven electrocuted in India temple procession

April 27, 2022 - 1:41am
The accident occurred when a temple chariot touched a high-transmission live wire in Tamil Nadu.
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Pakistan attack: China condemns killing of tutors in Pakistan blast

April 27, 2022 - 12:49am
Three Chinese nationals died after a van carrying them was targeted by a female suicide bomber.
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Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar sentences ex-leader to jail for corruption

April 27, 2022 - 12:47am
The former leader was found guilty in the latest of several heavily criticised secret trials.
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Nagaenthran: Singapore executes low IQ Malaysian man on drugs charge

April 26, 2022 - 11:58pm
Nagaenthran Dharmalingam was on death row for years for trying to bring in a small amount of heroin.
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North Korea: Banned missiles showcased in military parade

April 26, 2022 - 12:36pm
State media broadcast footage from a military parade attended by leader Kim Jong-un.
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Pakistan attack: Chinese killed in blast in Karachi

April 26, 2022 - 8:17am
Three Chinese nationals and their driver were killed in an explosion which is being investigated.
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Covaxin: India approves two Covid vaccines for children under 12

April 26, 2022 - 5:46am
Both Covaxin and Corbevax are already being administered to children above 12 years.
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North Korea: Kim Jong-un vows to step up nuclear weapons programme

April 26, 2022 - 1:32am
North Korea's leader spoke at a military parade which also saw banned missiles displayed.
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How a Japanese boat trip ended in tragedy

April 25, 2022 - 8:24pm
A catalogue of errors appears to have led to the sinking of a boat carrying sightseers off northern Japan.
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Jahangirpuri violence: Arvind Kejriwal accused of not standing up for Muslims

April 25, 2022 - 7:16pm
Critics say Arvind Kejriwal is not speaking out against harassment after religious violence last week.
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