Category: Asia

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Indonesian volcano Anak Krakatau dramatic collapse

The scale of the dramatic collapse of the Indonesian volcano that led to last Saturday’s devastating tsunami in the Sunda ...

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Indonesia tsunami death toll rises

The death toll following the tsunami caused by the Anak Krakatau volcano has risen to at least 373, Indonesia’s disaster ...

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Deaths as volcano tsunami hits Indonesia

At least 20 people have been killed and 165 injured after a tsunami hit the coast around Indonesia’s Sunda Strait, ...

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Angry South Korean taxi drivers protest against ride-sharing app Kakao Mobility

Tens of thousands of taxi drivers in South Korea have taken to the streets after walking off the job to ...

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Japan court denies extension of ex-Nissan chief Ghosn’s detention

A court in Japan has denied a prosecutors’ request to extend the detention of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn. The ...

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Raped Delhi 3 year old critical

A three-year-old Indian girl is in critical condition after she was allegedly raped by her neighbor in the capital Delhi. ...

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Gay Singapore man can surrogate child

A gay Singaporean man has won a landmark court case which will allow him to adopt a child he fathered ...

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Dozens hurt in huge Japan restaurant blast

A huge explosion and fire has hit a restaurant in the northern Japanese city of Sapporo. Japanese police say 42 ...

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Second Canadian held as China row deepens

A second Canadian has been detained in China on accusations of harming national security, as tension continues between the two ...

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Indian rupee hit by shock resignation

India’s currency slumped one day after the abrupt resignation of the country’s central bank governor. The Indian rupee fell 1.2% ...