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Why are Sri Lankans protesting in the streets?

April 10, 2022 - 8:20pm
Sri Lanka's worst economic crisis in 70 years has prompted mass protests against the government.
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Rishi Sunak: Inquiry begins into leak of wife's taxes

April 10, 2022 - 7:22am
Labour says a row over Akshata Murty's tax affairs raises questions over the chancellor's judgement.
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Australia election: Enter a lacklustre advert for democracy

April 9, 2022 - 10:34pm
Nick Bryant sees an election campaign that will be defined, to a large part, by what it lacks.
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Australia election: PM Scott Morrison calls poll for 21 May

April 9, 2022 - 10:21pm
Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced the date after seeing the Governor General in Canberra.
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Saniya Mistri: The hijab-wearing teen rapper breaking stereotypes

April 9, 2022 - 7:00pm
Saniya Mistri's powerful rap songs call out the glaring inequalities in her city, Mumbai.
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Imran Khan: What led to charismatic Pakistan PM's downfall

April 9, 2022 - 4:38pm
A national hero from his cricketing days, Mr Khan has now fallen out with the powerful military.
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Imran Khan ousted as Pakistan's PM after key vote

April 9, 2022 - 4:25pm
The former cricket star loses a no-confidence vote 13 hours after his party tried to delay it.
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British man safe but son missing after Malaysia diving trip

April 9, 2022 - 3:04am
A French woman is also found safe two-and-a-half days after the group went missing in Malaysia.
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The Cambodian activists risking their freedom for the environment

April 8, 2022 - 7:46pm
Activists from the Cambodian environmental group Mother Nature are increasingly being targeted.
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Netflix: Where are the Indians Bridgerton dreamed up really from?

April 8, 2022 - 7:40pm
The Netflix hit's season two throws in several Indian tropes but fails at being authentic.
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Imran Khan: Pakistan PM on brink as confidence vote looms

April 8, 2022 - 7:28pm
Pakistan's prime minister warns that if he is ousted, he won't recognise an opposition government.
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China Covid pandemic: Xi hails response as Shanghai hits record

April 8, 2022 - 4:20pm
The Chinese leader's comments come as infections rise and residents complain of food shortages.
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1MDB scandal: Ex-Goldman Malaysia boss found guilty

April 8, 2022 - 1:14pm
Roger Ng had fought the charges that he played a role in the massive 1MDB corruption scheme.
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Australian man jailed for killing Muslim grandfather with wine bottle

April 8, 2022 - 2:13am
Gosling told the court he had acted in retaliation over the Islamic militant attacks in Bali.
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Meat ban in Delhi: What the battle to define India as vegetarian misses

April 7, 2022 - 8:41pm
India’s varied and complex cuisine celebrates meat just as much as vegetables.
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'I want my film to show that queer South Asians are thriving'

April 7, 2022 - 7:40pm
Queer Parivaar explores love, sexuality and gender identity among South Asian families.
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Firms struggle amid Sri Lanka's economic crisis

April 7, 2022 - 7:29pm
The South Asian nation is facing its worst economic crisis since independence from the UK in 1948.
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Pakistan court rules Imran Khan no-confidence vote block is illegal

April 7, 2022 - 1:02pm
It says a move to block a no-confidence vote was illegal, paving the way for his possible removal.
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Shanghai: Residents 'running out of food' in Covid lockdown

April 7, 2022 - 3:33am
Some living in China's biggest city say they're struggling to get supplies weeks into lockdown.
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Mungo Man: 42,000-year-old Aboriginal remains to be reburied

April 6, 2022 - 4:48am
The remains of Aboriginal people will be reburied in unknown locations, but some argue the decision making process was flawed.
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