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China: Man left dangling from bridge after glass breaks

May 10, 2021 - 10:06am
The tourist was given counselling following his ordeal in a mountainous part of north-eastern China.
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Gemma Chan worries for family as she backs anti-Asian hate crime charity

May 10, 2021 - 8:11am
The Humans star says her Chinese parents are among those who have faced verbal abuse.
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Everest: China to set up 'separation line' at summit

May 10, 2021 - 6:23am
A team of mountaineers will mark a line between the Nepal and Chinese side to stop climbers mixing.
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China: Search for leopard missing more than a week

May 10, 2021 - 5:17am
A safari park is facing criticism for taking a week to tell locals about the missing leopard.
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New Zealand: At least four injured in supermarket stabbing

May 10, 2021 - 12:50am
The motive behind the attack is unclear but there is no indication it was a domestic terror event.
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India Covid: Kumbh Mela pilgrims turn into super-spreaders

May 9, 2021 - 7:02pm
When millions turned up for the Hindu festival amid a coronavirus surge, many feared the worst.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Justin Gatlin part of test event at stadium

May 9, 2021 - 1:47pm
Former Olympic champion Justin Gatlin is one of hundreds of athletes to take part in a test event at Tokyo's Olympic stadium.
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Maldives bombing: 'Prime suspect' in attack on Mohamed Nasheed arrested

May 9, 2021 - 12:55pm
Police say they have arrested the "prime suspect" in the attempted assassination of Mohamed Nasheed.
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Chinese rocket debris crashes into Indian Ocean - state media

May 9, 2021 - 5:44am
Most of the Chinese Long March-5b rocket reportedly disintegrated as it re-entered the atmosphere.
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Kabul attack: Blasts near school leave more than 50 dead

May 9, 2021 - 4:28am
Blasts near a Kabul school killed more than 50 people on Saturday, most of whom were girls.
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Junior doctors in India's Covid crisis: 'We've grown up really fast'

May 8, 2021 - 7:17pm
Covid cases in Pankti's home state increased eight-fold in her first month as a medical intern.
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Kabul attack: Blast near school leaves at least 30 dead

May 8, 2021 - 12:49pm
The attack took place as the students - thought to be mainly girls - were leaving the Kabul school.
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India's Covid crisis delivers a blow to brand Modi

May 7, 2021 - 8:36pm
Narendra Modi's carefully crafted image has taken a hit as India reels from a punishing Covid wave.
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The 'smart and cheeky' Aboriginal boy teaching Australia a lesson

May 7, 2021 - 7:56pm
A film about an Aboriginal boy's experience of school shines a light on Australia's failure to give all children a fair start.
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Philippines Covid surge throws country into disarray

May 7, 2021 - 7:15pm
A second Covid surge is putting renewed pressure on the country's healthcare and economy.
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India's Covid crisis: Rural hospitals unable to cope as virus spreads

May 7, 2021 - 1:38pm
We uncover the conditions that patients face in health centres unequipped for a crisis like Covid.
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Sinopharm: Chinese Covid vaccine gets WHO emergency approval

May 7, 2021 - 1:16pm
It says the Sinopharm vaccine, which has been given to millions of people, is safe and effective.
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India Covid 19: Infections on the rise across South Asia

May 7, 2021 - 12:46pm
As India struggles with a huge surge, neighbouring countries are also seeing rising cases numbers.
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Taiwan's indigenous groups lose court fight for hunting rights

May 7, 2021 - 11:10am
Campaigners argued that existing rules around the hunting of wild game were discriminatory.
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India's Covid pandemic: Girl, 5, separated from family by Australia restrictions

May 7, 2021 - 9:51am
Drisya and Dilin have not seen their daughter for 17 months due to Australia's Covid border closures.
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