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Experts warn extreme weather could cause ‘climate trauma’ pandemic

Experts are warning that more people could experience mental health problems due to climate change. Research shows that extreme weather events like floods and typhoons,…

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'I have no food': What it's like to live inside Cambodia's Covid red zone

An estimated 120,000 people live in red zones in Phnom Penh, where they say food and help, is scarce.

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Afghanistan war: Kabul mosque blast shatters calm for Eid

At least 12 people are killed in the Afghan capital on day two of a ceasefire to mark Ramadan’s end.

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Covid cases mean Australia repatriation flight from India not full

Dozens of citizens are understood to have tested positive ahead of the first flight home from Delhi.

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‘Modern’ Muslim fashion takes Asia by storm

Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid, or Hari Raya, as its more commonly known in Asia. Typically, its a time of dressing up and…

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Myanmar: to release arrested Japanese journalist

“Although he violated the law, in order to reconcile with Japan and improve our relationship, charges against him will be withdrawn and he will be…

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Covid crisis grips crowded Kolkata

Kolkata, one of the most densely-populated cities in India, hasn’t escaped the the country’s second Covid-19 wave. Stories of the surge have dominated global news…

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WCMX: The backflipping wheelchair star helping others

Timothy Lachlan went from being the only wheelchair rider in the skate park to landing one of his sport’s toughest tricks. He started doing WCMX…

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Chinese county bans birthday parties in bid to be frugal

The rules only apply to all communist party members, civil servants and village organisation leaders.

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Maldives bombing: Ex-leader Mohamed Nasheed flown to Germany for treatment

Mohamed Nasheed leaves intensive care for treatment abroad, days after bombers tried to kill him.

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