Category: Asia

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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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staff10 months

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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staff10 months

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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staff10 months

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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staff10 months

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% ...

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staff11 months

Family forgive tribe who killed American

The family of a US man reportedly killed by arrows fired by members of an endangered tribe in India’s Andaman ...

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staff12 months

Pakistan frees Christian woman Asia Bibi

A Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy is being flown out of the country after being freed from prison, her ...

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staff12 months

Record 435 Afghans killed or wounded in legislative poll

More than 400 Afghans were killed or wounded in poll-related violence during three days of voting last month, the United ...

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staff12 months

Taliban seize post in defensive belt around embattled Afghan city

Taliban militants captured an important security post outside the central Afghan city of Ghazni Monday, killing 13 members of government ...