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National health alert in Philippines...

National health alert in Philippines...

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Tue, Jul 16 2019

Around 100,000 dengue cases were reported across the Philippines in the first six months of 2019

2 dead, over 40 trapped in Mumbai building...

2 dead, over 40 trapped in Mumbai building...

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Tue, Jul 16 2019

Two teams from India's National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as well as local volunteers, fire...

Pakistan reopens airspace for civil...

Pakistan reopens airspace for civil...

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Tue, Jul 16 2019

Pakistan closed its airspace in February after a standoff with India

Drug gangs behind Sri Lanka Easter bombings,...

Drug gangs behind Sri Lanka Easter bombings,...

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Mon, Jul 15 2019

A statement issued by his office Monday, Sirisena said the attacks 'were the work of international...

Thai prime minister declares end of...

Thai prime minister declares end of...

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Mon, Jul 15 2019

Prayuth, in a televised address to the nation, said military rule had brought success in many areas,...

Monsoon flooding forces thousands from...

Monsoon flooding forces thousands from...

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Mon, Jul 15 2019

Flooding also forced 3,000 people in the western Rakhine state to relocate, the disaster management department...

14 killed in building collapse as monsoon...

14 killed in building collapse as monsoon...

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Mon, Jul 15 2019

A statement from the state Chief Minister's office said 14 people died, all but one of whom were...

India races for launch fix after Moon...

India races for launch fix after Moon...

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Mon, Jul 15 2019

India has spent about $140 million on Chandrayaan-2, designing and building almost all of its components...

Branded as 'infiltrators', Muslims in...

Branded as 'infiltrators', Muslims in...

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Sun, Jul 14 2019

After three years, his sons secured his release by appealing to a higher court, but only after selling...

At least 50 dead in Nepal's

At least 50 dead in Nepal's

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Sun, Jul 14 2019

Heavy rains since Thursday have hit several districts in Nepal, especially in the country's eastern...

Four Afghan forces killed as Taliban...

Four Afghan forces killed as Taliban...

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Sun, Jul 14 2019

The assault took place in Qala-i-Naw, the capital of the western province of Badghis

Pakistani traders strike over IMF austerity...

Pakistani traders strike over IMF austerity...

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Sun, Jul 14 2019

The South Asian country has long suffered from a weak tax base, with only about 1% of its 208 million...

At least 10 killed in Assam floods and...

At least 10 killed in Assam floods and...

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Sun, Jul 14 2019

More than a million people have been displaced from their homes

Pakistan joins US-led call for Afghan...

Pakistan joins US-led call for Afghan...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

Pakistan joined the three powers in talks in Beijing that come as the United States moves closer to an...

Indian police raid rights groups over...

Indian police raid rights groups over...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

The group - which is headed by top lawyers Anand Grover and Indira Jaising - had received and misused...

Sri Lanka seeks fresh trial over student...

Sri Lanka seeks fresh trial over student...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

Medical records showed that the students were shot dead

Sri Lanka's car-free day sparks debate...

Sri Lanka's car-free day sparks debate...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

Women in the city say cars offer them much-needed protection from sexual harassment on the streets

40 people killed in South Asia monsoon...

40 people killed in South Asia monsoon...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

In India 11 deaths have been recorded in the northeastern states of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh

First LGBTI job fair held in India after...

First LGBTI job fair held in India after...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

A total of 350 candidates had registered for the event which offered roles ranging from experienced positions...

15 killed in Nepal floods and...

15 killed in Nepal floods and...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

Heavy rains since Thursday have hit 20 of Nepal 's 77 districts, in the hills as well as in southern...

In Myanmar's conflict-torn Rakhine,...

In Myanmar's conflict-torn Rakhine,...

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Sat, Jul 13 2019

Several dozen men, including her fisherman husband, had been detained weeks earlier when the military...