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Prashant Rao
Editor, Asia-Pacific Newsdesk | Trying to learn Mandarin | Ex-Iraq Bureau Chief | Usual Disclaimer |
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Prashant Rao 14h
Morocco says it has dismantled an Islamic State recruitment cell in Fez - :
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Dan Murphy 14h
Indonesian returns home, says he didn't like working for $50 a month to guard a village for IS in Syria.
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Palestine has formally joined the International Criminal Court - :
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India's supreme court has suspended a summons for former prime minister Manmohan Singh - :
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Macau casino revenues have fallen for a 10th straight month, largely because of China's corruption crackdown - :
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The man who attacked the US ambassador to Seoul has been charged with attempted murder - :
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You can now buy electric cars from Amazon Japan - :
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Rights groups have criticised a 25-year jail sentence handed down in a lese majeste case - :
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Saudi and Iran trade accusations over the Yemen crisis, while the UN warns the country is near 'total collapse':
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Patrick Osgood 16h
UN: 997 Iraqis were killed and another 2,172 were injured in acts of terrorism and violence in March
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The Yemen crisis has raised a dilemma for Pakistan: join a Saudi-led coalition, or risk angering its age-old ally?
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Top news at 9GMT: 'More work needed' on Iran talks; Nigeria's Buhari hails historic vote win; 'Video' of final moment of Alps crash
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A state of emergency has been declared in the Micronesian state of Chuuk over Super Typhoon Maysak - :
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Malaysia's king has rejected a request for a royal pardon for opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim - :
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A verdict is expected today for a cop who allegedly killed a victim he met on a website for cannibalism fetishists:
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A massive power cut has caused chaos in Turkey, and the govt has refused to rule out that the system was attacked:
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Last year, one of my Iraqi colleagues' wives pulled the darkest April Fool's joke ever on him:
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Argentina's largest cities have ground to a halt as transport unions have gone on strike - :
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Splash Brothers heat checks have to be the most exciting thing in basketball.
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