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The leader of the world’s most isolated country Kim Jong Un has flouted international sanctions to develop North Korea’s weapons…

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Asia’s richest woman lost more than half her fortune in China’s property crunch

The 41-year-old controls Country Garden Holdings, China’s largest real estate developer by sales. Her stake was largely transferred from her…

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Sri Lankan troops tear down protest camp outside the President’s office | CNN

Colombo, Sri Lanka CNN  —  Sri Lanka’s police and military troops forcibly removed anti-government protesters camped outside the presidential office…

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South Korea joins supersonic fighter club as KF-21 jet takes to skies

The prototype jet took a 33-minute roundtrip flight from an air force base in the southern city of Sacheon, said…

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Sri Lankans celebrate after President Rajapaksa steps down — but larger problems loom

The President’s departure from office marks a major victory for the protesters, who for months have demanded the removal of…

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Penguins at a Japanese aquarium are being fed cheaper fish – and they aren’t happy

(CNN) — An aquarium employee waves a mackerel near a penguin — but there’s no reaction. When she moves the…

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North Korea says US seeking an excuse for an Asian NATO

North Korea’s foreign ministry spokesperson said as much to a question put by KCNA, the state news agency reported on…

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As Sri Lanka runs out of fuel, doctors and bankers protest ‘impossible situation’ | CNN

Doctors and bankers were among hundreds of Sri Lankans who marched on Wednesday to demand the government resolve a severe…

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‘What do we do when another disaster hits?’ Afghans face crises on all fronts after quake kills 1,000

The slow response, exacerbated by international sanctions and decades of mismanagement, concerns people working in the humanitarian space, like Obaidullah…

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World’s biggest freshwater fish, a 660-pound stingray, caught in Cambodia | CNN

Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught what researchers say is the world’s biggest freshwater fish ever recorded, a…

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