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At least 40 dead in China construction...

At least 40 dead in China construction...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

At least 40 people have died after a platform under construction at a power plant's cooling tower in...

South Korea, Japan sign military intelligence...

South Korea, Japan sign military intelligence...

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Wed, Nov 23 2016

The new intelligence-sharing agreement is also controversial in South Korea, where memories of Japan's...

Life term upheld for Khmer Rouge leaders...

Life term upheld for Khmer Rouge leaders...

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Wed, Nov 23 2016

A UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia has upheld a life sentence for two top cadres of the 1970s Khmer Rouge...

Comparing 2011, 2016 quakes and...

Comparing 2011, 2016 quakes and...

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Tue, Nov 22 2016

Entire neighbourhoods disappeared in 2011 as a torrent of water swept over barriers and carried away...

Japanese troops land in South Sudan,...

Japanese troops land in South Sudan,...

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Mon, Nov 21 2016

Japan’s troops in South Sudan become first test of new ‘collective self-defense’ policy

Philippines to follow Russia's withdrawal...

Philippines to follow Russia's withdrawal...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 17 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an executive order removing Russia's signature from the founding...

Anti-China lawmakers disqualified from...

Anti-China lawmakers disqualified from...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 15 2016

That move was slammed by pro-democracy activists and legal experts as a massive blow to Hong Kong's judicial...

2 dead as tsunami hits New Zealand after...

2 dead as tsunami hits New Zealand after...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Locals are fleeing Christchurch as a tsunami hits New Zealand after a 7.4 magnitude earthquake at 5pm...

Trump win opens way for China to take...

Trump win opens way for China to take...

Climate Change

Sat, Nov 12 2016

The election of climate change sceptic Donald Trump as president is likely to end the US leadership role...

Thousands rally in Seoul to demand president's...

Thousands rally in Seoul to demand president's...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 12 2016

Pressure on South Korea's scandal-hit president to resign escalated sharply Saturday, with organisers...

Alibaba makes $17.8bn record sales

Alibaba makes $17.8bn record sales

Around the Web

Fri, Nov 11 2016

Chinese online retail giant Alibaba made record sales of $17.8 billion in under 24 hours on its 2016...

India, Japan sign civil nuclear...

India, Japan sign civil nuclear...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 11 2016

New Delhi is the first non-NPT signatory to have such an agreement with Tokyo

India, Japan to ink controversial nuclear...

India, Japan to ink controversial nuclear...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 6 2016

The two countries are also set to agree that if India conducts a nuclear test, Japan will stop cooperation,...

Philippines mayor linked to drugs trade...

Philippines mayor linked to drugs trade...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

The national police said it was investigating the circumstances surrounding Espinosa's death as well...

Huge protest urges scandal-hit South...

Huge protest urges scandal-hit South...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

The crisis has shattered public trust in Park's judgement and leadership, and her approval rating has...

50,000 Muslim hardliners rally against...

50,000 Muslim hardliners rally against...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

The atmosphere in Jakarta was tense and some companies asked employees to work from home, access to business...

'Lucky chicken' finds fame in

'Lucky chicken' finds fame in

D2

Wed, Nov 2 2016

A rooster has become an unlikely draw for visitors at a Japanese zoo after dodging death three times,...

Hong Kong political conflict...

Hong Kong political conflict...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 2 2016

Hong Kong's leader has signalled he might ask Beijing to use a rarely invoked power to interpret the...

Coal mine blast kills 15 miners, 18...

Coal mine blast kills 15 miners, 18...

World

Mon, Oct 31 2016

35 miners were working underground when the gas explosion ripped through the mine in the morning and...

Boat people face lifetime ban from...

Boat people face lifetime ban from...

World

Sun, Oct 30 2016

The Federal Government will soon move to ban refugees and asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru from...

Turkey fires 10,000 more civil servants,...

Turkey fires 10,000 more civil servants,...

World

Sun, Oct 30 2016

Turkey has formally arrested more than 37,000 people and has already sacked or suspended 100,000 civil...