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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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Thailand cannabis: From a war on drugs to weed curries

June 20, 2022 - 7:12pm
The country now has one of the world's most liberal marijuana regimes. How did that happen?
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Hong Kong: Iconic floating Jumbo restaurant sinks

June 20, 2022 - 5:57pm
The Jumbo restaurant capsized in the South China Sea days after it was towed out of the harbour.
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BBC Africa Eye expose: Chinese man held over racist videos

June 20, 2022 - 12:53pm
He was filmed using Malawian children to make personalised videos, some of which included racist content.
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World's largest freshwater fish found in Mekong, scientists say

June 20, 2022 - 11:03am
A 300kg stingray found in Cambodia is the biggest freshwater fish on record, scientists say.
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Japan: Osaka court rules ban on same-sex marriage constitutional

June 20, 2022 - 6:09am
The ruling is a setback for activists hoping the government will change the country’s marriage law.
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Chinese tornado rips through buildings and power cables

June 20, 2022 - 1:34am
A tornado has severely damaged buildings, cars and infrastructure in the southern Chinese city Foshan.
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Ukraine war: Russia becomes China's biggest oil supplier

June 20, 2022 - 1:32am
Chinese energy giants have been ramping up imports of heavily discounted Russian oil in recent months.
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Dozens killed and millions stranded by India and Bangladesh floods

June 20, 2022 - 12:58am
Millions of others have been stranded as rescue workers struggle to reach those affected.
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Agnipath: India strike over controversial army hiring plan

June 20, 2022 - 12:14am
Protesters are demanding the rollback of the army's plan to hire soldiers on a fixed four-year term.
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Bulldozers: How a machine has become a vehicle of injustice in India

June 19, 2022 - 7:36pm
Critics say India's ruling government is using bulldozers to intimidate the minority Muslim community.
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In photos: Throwback to life on Indian streets

June 19, 2022 - 7:22pm
A selection of street pictures in India by some of the country's most acclaimed photographers.
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