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VIDEO: India fails to publish UN health report The Indian government is not publishing the results of a vast national survey of the health of the country's citizens.
BBC News | Jul 2, 2015 11:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
VIDEO: Australian Greeks hit by the crisis Australia has one the largest Greek diasporas in the world and it is growing as people leave Greece due to the economic crisis.
BBC News | Jul 2, 2015 11:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bangladesh Police Arrest 12 Men Suspected of Qaeda Ties Twelve men said to be linked to Al Qaedas branch in the Indian subcontinent were held in raids across Dhaka by an elite police unit, officials said.
New York Times | Jul 2, 2015 7:19 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Indonesia Plane Crash Caused by Engine Failure, Air Force Chief Says There has been speculation that the aircraft, which killed more than 140 people after crashing into an urban area, may have been overloaded with passengers.
New York Times | Jul 2, 2015 6:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Chinese eye Australian property China looks Down Under for a bit of property 'bling'
BBC News | Jul 2, 2015 4:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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North Korean defector lifts lid on world's most secret state By Emma Batha LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As a schoolgirl in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee was forced to watch executions, denounce her friends for fabricated transgressions and dig tunnels in case of a nuclear attack. It wasn't until she left
Yahoo! News | Jul 2, 2015 3:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Memo From China: Security Law Suggests a Broadening of Chinas Core Interests The term, used by Beijing for subjects it considers nonnegotiable, once was reserved for the issues of Taiwan, Tibet and Xinjiang. But no more.
New York Times | Jul 2, 2015 3:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Letter From China: A Problem of 'Religion,' and Polling, in China China's seemingly high number of atheists may have more to do with the politics of language than a rejection of religious belief.
New York Times | Jul 2, 2015 3:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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12 Die in Pakistan as Train Carrying Soldiers Falls Into Canal Authorities denied initial reports that a bridge that collapsed in Punjab Province was dilapidated, and are looking into the possibility of sabotage.
New York Times | Jul 2, 2015 2:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Asia's advice to hit-heat UK Asia and Australia offer heatwave advice
BBC News | Jul 2, 2015 2:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend