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China’s seniors, seeking retirement homes, find scams instead

China’s seniors, seeking retirement homes, find scams instead

Written by Alexandra Stevenson and Cao Li The salesperson waited for Yang Jinzhong...

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Ireland: Hundreds rally in violent anti-lockdown protest

Ireland: Hundreds rally in violent anti-lockdown protest

Hundreds of people on Saturday took to the streets of Dublin for a planned demonstration...

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US: Vulnerable inmates left in prison as COVID rages

US: Vulnerable inmates left in prison as COVID rages

Written by Roni Caryn Rabin Shacarey James was six weeks pregnant when she reported...

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Hong Kong: 47 dissidents charged with ‘subversion’

Hong Kong: 47 dissidents charged with ‘subversion’

Hong Kong police charged a group of 47 prominent dissidents with “conspiracy to...

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Onus of creating ‘enabling environment’ for further progress rests with India: Imran Khan

Onus of creating ‘enabling environment’ for further progress...

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday welcomed the ceasefire agreement...

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US Democrats reintroduce legislation to prevent future Muslim bans

US Democrats reintroduce legislation to prevent future...

As many as 140 Democratic lawmakers have reintroduced legislation in the US Congress...

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Yemen’s children starve as UN seeks billions to avoid vast ‘man-made famine’

Yemen’s children starve as UN seeks billions to avoid vast...

Ahmadiya Juaidi’s eyes are wide as she drinks a nutrition shake from a large orange...

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India has highest stake in resolution of Rohingyas’ return from Bangladesh to Myanmar: India at UNGA

India has highest stake in resolution of Rohingyas’ return...

India has emphasised the need for an early return of displaced Rohingyas from Bangladesh...

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US owes India $216 billion as American debt soars to $29 trillion: lawmaker

US owes India $216 billion as American debt soars to $29...

The US, the world’s largest economy, owes India USD 216 billion in loan as the country’s...

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Joe Biden scores legislative win as House passes $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief plan

Joe Biden scores legislative win as House passes $1.9 trillion...

President Joe Biden scored his first legislative win as the House of Representatives...

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China Tried to Slow Divorces by Making Couples Wait. Instead, They Rushed.

China Tried to Slow Divorces by Making Couples Wait. Instead,...

Written by Elsie Chen and Sui-Lee Wee In December, Emma Shi desperately needed an...

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Myanmar: Police fire rubber bullets at anti-coup protesters

Myanmar: Police fire rubber bullets at anti-coup protesters

Police have fired rubber bullets and detained protesters at anti-coup rallies in...

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Bangladeshi writer, detained over social media posts, dies in jail

Bangladeshi writer, detained over social media posts, dies...

Written by Julfikar Ali Manik and Mujib Mashal A Bangladeshi writer who was detained...

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Explosion strikes Israeli-owned ship in Mideast amid tension

Explosion strikes Israeli-owned ship in Mideast amid tension

An explosion struck an Israeli-owned cargo ship sailing out of the Middle East on...

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US implicates Saudi crown prince in journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s killing

US implicates Saudi crown prince in journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s...

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince likely approved an operation to kill or capture a U.S.-based...

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UK top court says runaway schoolgirl who joined IS cannot return to Britain

UK top court says runaway schoolgirl who joined IS cannot...

A British-born woman who went to Syria as a schoolgirl to join Islamic State should...