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Kazakhstan unrest: At least 164 killed in crackdown on protests, reports say

January 9, 2022 - 10:12am
Days of violent anti-government protests also saw nearly 6,000 people arrested, officials say.
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Novak Djokovic: Australia says tennis star given no visa assurances

January 9, 2022 - 9:40am
The tennis star hopes to play in the Australian Open but instead could be deported.
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Covid pandemic: Chinese city tests 14m people after cluster

January 9, 2022 - 8:26am
As China pursues a zero-Covid policy, Tianjin aims to test all its residents within 48 hours.
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Afghanistan: Baby lost in Kabul evacuation is reunited with family

January 9, 2022 - 5:19am
The infant was lost after being handed to an American soldier at Kabul airport in August.
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Pakistan snow: Hundreds rescued from vehicles in deadly blizzard

January 9, 2022 - 5:04am
Tourists trapped by a blizzard for hours in freezing conditions are sheltering in the town of Murree.
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The Ashes: England cling on for draw on tense final day in Sydney

January 9, 2022 - 3:35am
England cling on for a tense draw on the final day of the fourth Test in Sydney to end Australia's hopes of an Ashes clean sweep.
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Novak Djokovic: Australia loses bid to delay tennis star's visa appeal

January 9, 2022 - 3:29am
A judge overseeing the tennis star's deportation case rejects a request to postpone hearing for two days.
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Novak Djokovic: Is his vaccine saga an unforced error for Australia?

January 8, 2022 - 7:00pm
The story of the star tennis player being held in Australia sparks ire at every twist and turn.
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Kazakhstan unrest: Ex-intelligence chief arrested for treason

January 8, 2022 - 10:27am
Karim Massimov's arrest comes in the wake of violent, nationwide anti-government protests.
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Turkmenistan plans to close its 'Gateway to Hell'

January 8, 2022 - 9:34am
The site, a fire burning for decades in a huge desert gas crater, is a popular tourist attraction.
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Pakistan: Many dead as heavy snow traps drivers in their vehicles

January 8, 2022 - 6:49am
Some 1,000 vehicles were trapped during a blizzard in the town of Murree, the interior minister says.
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Novak Djokovic: Having Covid gave tennis star vaccine exemption - lawyers

January 8, 2022 - 5:43am
Novak Djokovic's lawyers say a positive test on 16 December allows the tennis star entry to Australia.
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India restores foreign funding permit for Mother Teresa charity

January 8, 2022 - 3:31am
The charity's license was revoked at Christmas, in the wake of accusations it was trying to convert Indians.
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Kazakhstan unrest: Blinken questions Russian troop deployment

January 8, 2022 - 1:01am
Secretary of State Antony Blinken says reasons for sending about 2,500 Russian-led troops are unclear.
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Sophia Duleep Singh: Princess and suffragette inspires children's book

January 7, 2022 - 7:25pm
Princess Sophia, who grew up in Suffolk, became a campaigner for women's rights in the 1900s.
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Kazakhstan unrest: BBC witnesses apocalyptic scenes in main city

January 7, 2022 - 4:38pm
A BBC reporter sees the aftermath of protests and deadly violence in Kazakhstan's biggest city Almaty.
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Omicron: Huge number of Covid cases on second Italy-India flight say Indian officials

January 7, 2022 - 12:56pm
Majority of passengers on two flights from Italy to Amritsar in India test positive for Covid-19.
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Novak Djokovic thanks fans as he awaits deportation decision

January 7, 2022 - 9:40am
The men's tennis star is awaiting a decision on his deportation from Australia over a vaccination row.
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Kazakhstan unrest: Troops ordered to fire without warning

January 7, 2022 - 6:44am
The president orders the crackdown on protests, saying "20,000 bandits" had attacked the main city.
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Djokovic court case: Could he argue his way to the Open?

January 7, 2022 - 5:22am
How did Djokovic breach Australia's laws and could he argue his way into the Australian Open?
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