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Ayahs' Home: Remembering the abandoned Indian nannies of London

June 15, 2022 - 9:44pm
A London building that housed Indian nannies left to fend for themselves during the British Raj is being honoured.
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Scraps of stale bread are keeping Afghans alive

June 15, 2022 - 9:03pm
Falling incomes and soaring prices under the Taliban have left many struggling to feed themselves.
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Boy rescued after 100 hours trapped underground in a well

June 15, 2022 - 7:57am
A 10-year-old boy is recovering in hospital after falling 18m down an open well in India.
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Hong Kong: New school books claim territory was not a British colony

June 15, 2022 - 7:47am
The books assert China's claims of unbroken sovereignty over the territory despite the UK's long rule.
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Prayagraj: 'You didn't just demolish a house - you broke a family'

June 15, 2022 - 2:20am
The demolition of Muslim activist Afreen Fatima's house in India has left her family and neighbours in fear.
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Rebel Wilson outing sparks Australia media reckoning

June 15, 2022 - 1:05am
A newspaper's defence to outing the actor has thrown up questions around ethical journalism.
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Sri Lanka gives government workers extra day off a week

June 14, 2022 - 11:28pm
The announcement comes as the country faces its worst economic crisis in more than 70 years.
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Maharashtra: Rising sea temperatures hit India fishermen's catch

June 14, 2022 - 7:18pm
Fishing communities living along India's western coast say their once abundant catch is declining fast.
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People in Pakistan urged to drink fewer cups of tea

June 14, 2022 - 5:03pm
Reducing consumption by one to two cups every day would help the economy, a senior minister says.
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England v New Zealand: Jonny Bairstow's astonishing century seals series win

June 14, 2022 - 12:40pm
Jonny Bairstow's astonishing century leads England to a stunning win in the second Test against New Zealand which seals a series victory.
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BTS announce hiatus to grow and pursue solo projects

June 14, 2022 - 12:26pm
The K-pop group tell fans they are taking a break to grow as individuals and pursue solo projects.
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US aircrew cleared in review of deadly incident during flight from Kabul

June 14, 2022 - 10:55am
An Afghan footballer fell to his death after trying to stow away on a plane during the US withdrawal.
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IPL media rights sold in record-breaking deal

June 14, 2022 - 10:20am
The streaming and TV rights for the Indian Premier League, the world's richest cricket competition, are sold for a record $6.02bn (£5.13bn).
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Watch: Hong Kong's iconic floating restaurant towed away

June 14, 2022 - 8:38am
The 76m (250ft) Jumbo Floating Restaurant has appeared in both Cantonese and Hollywood films.
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Haze Fan: China releases Bloomberg journalist on bail

June 14, 2022 - 7:25am
Haze Fan of Bloomberg news was held 18 months ago and accused of threatening China's security.
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Henan: China Covid app restricts residents after banking protests

June 14, 2022 - 5:34am
Some residents in Henan province say they are being forced to quarantine following rare protests.
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Cambodian activist dressed as Lady Liberty sentenced to jail for treason

June 14, 2022 - 3:12am
The Cambodian-American lawyer was accused of helping an opposition leader return from exile.
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Air quality: Pollution shortening lives by almost 10 years in Delhi, says study

June 14, 2022 - 2:47am
A new report by a US research group says bad air is reducing the average Indian life by five years.
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Bipolar disorder: The group changing attitudes about the condition

June 13, 2022 - 8:57pm
Bipolar India is the country's first online community for people living with the mental health condition.
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Taiwan: Are the US and China heading to war over the island?

June 13, 2022 - 8:23pm
The two superpowers have escalated their rhetoric in recent weeks - is a conflict on the horizon?
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