Category: Asia

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staffJuly 10, 2018

Freed from cave, but doctor’s orders bar Thai boys from World Cup final

The eight young footballers rescued from a cave in Thailand after more than two weeks underground are unlikely to be ...

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staffJuly 10, 2018

Suicide bomber kills 10 in Afghan city of Jalalabad

A suicide bomber blew himself up on Tuesday in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least 10 people, government ...

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staffJuly 8, 2018

Rescue mission for Thai boy begins

Rescuers have begun a mission to evacuate 12 boys and their football coach from the cave where they have been ...

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staffJuly 7, 2018

North Korea attacks gangster-like US

North Korea has accused the US of using “gangster-like” tactics to push it towards nuclear disarmament after a fresh round ...

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staffJuly 7, 2018

Afghan official says district chief killed by roadside bomb

An Afghan official says a district chief has been killed in a roadside bomb blast in western Ghor province. Abdul ...

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staffJuly 7, 2018

China to keep on path of reform, opening markets

China will stick to the path of opening its markets and other reforms that has lifted its growth, Premier Li ...

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staffJuly 6, 2018

Diver dies in Thailand cave rescue attempt

A former Thai navy diver has died while taking part in efforts to rescue 12 boys and their football coach ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

Indonesian ferry death toll rises to 34

The captain of a sinking Indonesian ferry managed to steer his ship onto a reef to enable the evacuation of ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

19 dead following heavy rains in Pakistan

At least 19 people are dead and scores more injured in heavy monsoon rains in the central Pakistani province of ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

Chinese tycoon Wang Jian dies from fall in France

The co-founder and chairman of the giant Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has died in a fall in southern France, his ...