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The hidden village just metres from North Korea

March 12, 2024 - 7:13pm
The BBC secures rare access to Taesung village hidden in the heart of Korea's DMZ
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The hidden village just metres from North Korea

March 12, 2024 - 7:13pm
The BBC secures rare access to Taesung village hidden in the heart of Korea's DMZ
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The Koreans caught between enemy lines

March 12, 2024 - 7:13pm
Taesung "freedom" village is mere metres away from North Korea as a beacon of peace but for how long?
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Warning after cat falls into Japan chemical vat

March 12, 2024 - 4:23pm
Fukuyama residents are told not to touch the animal after it fell into a tank of hexavalent chromium.
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Warning after cat falls into Japan chemical vat

March 12, 2024 - 4:23pm
Fukuyama residents are told not to touch the animal after it fell into a tank of hexavalent chromium.
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The journalist caught in Kashmir's 'revolving door' of arrests

March 12, 2024 - 7:15am
Asif Sultan was swiftly re-arrested after years in jail awaiting trial for militant links he denies.
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The journalist caught in Kashmir's 'revolving door' of arrests

March 12, 2024 - 7:15am
Asif Sultan was swiftly re-arrested after years in jail awaiting trial for militant links he denies.
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Russia detains South Korean man on spying charges

March 12, 2024 - 4:10am
Korean media report the man is a religious worker who was detained in January in Russia's far east.
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China tech giant Xiaomi starts electric car sales

March 12, 2024 - 2:29am
The launch comes as a cut-throat price war intensifies in the world's biggest car market.
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China tech giant Xiaomi starts electric car sales

March 12, 2024 - 2:29am
The launch comes as a cut-throat price war intensifies in the world's biggest car market.
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UK man dies at his engagement party in Australia

March 12, 2024 - 1:52am
Liam Trimmer suffered a fall at his home in Western Australia, where he had been working as a policeman.
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India to enforce migrant law that excludes Muslims

March 12, 2024 - 12:29am
Plans for the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act are announced weeks ahead of the election.
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Russia detains South Korean man on spying charges

March 11, 2024 - 10:19pm
Korean media report the man is a religious worker who was detained in January in Russia's far east.
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The Kashmiri journalist who keeps getting arrested

March 11, 2024 - 6:03pm
Asif Sultan was swiftly re-arrested after years in jail awaiting trial for militant links he denies.
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India to enforce migrant law that excludes Muslims

March 11, 2024 - 2:40pm
Plans for the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act are announced weeks ahead of the election.
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Malaysia says it has been offered 2026 Commonwealths

March 11, 2024 - 1:13pm
Malaysia says it has been offered £100m to support the hosting of the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
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Malaysia says it has been offered 2026 Commonwealths

March 11, 2024 - 1:13pm
Malaysia says it has been offered £100m to support the hosting of the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
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Fifty hurt as jet to NZ hit by 'technical' issue

March 11, 2024 - 11:12am
Passengers on the flight from Sydney to Auckland reported experiencing a "quick little drop".
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Fifty hurt as jet to NZ hit by 'technical' issue

March 11, 2024 - 8:02am
Passengers on the flight from Sydney to Auckland reported experiencing a "quick little drop".
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Indonesian pilots both fall asleep mid-flight

March 11, 2024 - 5:33am
The plane, carrying 153 passengers, briefly veered off course while the pilots fell asleep.
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