Kabul hit by deadly car bomb

Kabul hit by deadly car bomb..

Mary Paterson 24-Jul, 00:00 14 BBC

A car bomb has exploded in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing at least 10 people, say officials. Several people were also injured in the...


Myth busters

Myth busters..

Emily Kelly 23-Jul, 21:10 16 BBC

Earlier this year, mobs in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand beat seven people to death in two separate incidents that horrified the...


South China Sea: Vietnam halts drilling after 'China threats'

South China Sea: Vietnam halts drilling after 'China threats'..

Ella Flores 23-Jul, 20:30 17 BBC

Vietnam has reportedly terminated a gas-drilling expedition in a disputed area of the South China Sea, following strong threats from China....


Taiwan's Taoists protest against curbs on incense and firecrackers

Taiwan's Taoists protest against curbs on incense and..

Diego Ross 23-Jul, 11:41 18 BBC

More than 10,000 people have marched in the Taiwanese capital against government attempts to limit the burning of incense and paper money...


India police investigate crude oil theft gang

India police investigate crude oil theft gang..

Emily Kelly 23-Jul, 08:40 14 BBC

Police in India have broken up a criminal network accused of using water tankers to steal millions of litres of crude oil from the...


'K-golf'

'K-golf'..

Mia Mason 22-Jul, 19:30 27 BBC

Newly-crowned golfing champion Park Sung-hyun has become the latest name in a stellar series of female winners from South Korea. This...


Afghanistan: MSF opens first clinic in Kunduz since US strike

Afghanistan: MSF opens first clinic in Kunduz since US strike..

Maria Stewart 22-Jul, 10:10 18 BBC

Medecins Sans Frontieres has reopened a small medical clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz - its first facility there since US air strikes...


Philippines to extend martial law on restive Mindanao island

Philippines to extend martial law on restive Mindanao island..

Joseph Williams 22-Jul, 05:50 17 BBC

Legislators in the Philippines have voted overwhelmingly to extend martial law to deal with an Islamist insurgency in the restive island of...


Thai Buddhism crisis

Thai Buddhism crisis..

Michael Adamson 21-Jul, 20:30 24 BBC

It was a jarring image; a group of Buddhist monks, with shaven heads and orange robes, sitting back in the soft-leather seats of an...


China holds Canadians 'for smoking marijuana'

China holds Canadians 'for smoking marijuana'..

Olivia Rogers 21-Jul, 16:52 22 BBC

Chinese authorities have arrested two Canadians in the capital Beijing for allegedly smoking marijuana. According to Radio-Canada,...


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