Sydney academic takes site to court 0

Prof Barry Spurr has taken the New Matilda website to court after it published several of his emails that contained sexist and racist comments.
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Briton found with throat cut in Bali 0

The Indonesian wife of a British man found with his throat cut on the island of Bali has admitted arranging his murder, police there tell the BBC.
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Soldier and gunman killed in Ottawa shootings 0

Canadian police search for attackers after soldier was shot at war memorial and shots fired in parliament.

China-Japan talks fuel hope of thaw 0

Japan’s deputy prime minister meets his Chinese counterpart in Beijing in a move that could pave the way for a meeting between the countries’ leaders.
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‘इबोलाका कारण यात्रा प्रतिबन्धहरु अतार्किक’ 0

रेडक्रस तथा रेड क्रेसेन्ट संस्थाहरुको अन्तर्राष्ट्रिय महासंघका प्रमुखले इबोला भाइरसको संक्रमण रोक्न केही देशहरुले यात्रामा लगाएका प्रतिबन्धहरु युक्तिसंगत नभएको बताएका छन्। | होमपेज इन्डेक्स

पर्यटकको संख्या घट्न सक्ने चिन्ता 0

यो वर्ष पर्यटकहरुमाझ लोकप्रिय मानिएका दुई मुख्य हिमाली क्षेत्रहरुमा भएको ठूलो मानवीय क्षतिले नेपालको पर्यटन क्षेत्रलाई नकारात्मक प्रभाव पार्न सक्ने भन्दै अधिकारीहरुले चिन्ता व्यक्त गरेका छन्। | होमपेज इन्डेक्स

Indian girl, 3, ‘raped’ in school 0

Police in India investigate the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in her school in the city of Bangalore.
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Protests at HK leader’s residence 0

Protesters in Hong Kong march to the chief executive’s residence, criticising his comments against giving the poor too much political influence.
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Protesters leave Islamabad sit-in 0

Supporters of a leading anti-government cleric in Pakistan end a two-month protest in the capital which failed to unseat Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
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S Korea takes down ‘Christmas tree’ 0

South Korea takes down a “Christmas tree” tower on the border with North Korea, but says it was for safety reasons not to appease the North.
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US weighs ‘Iraqi request for more advisers’ 0

Official says request came up in meetings with Iraqi officials as battles with ISIL continue on Iraqi and Syrian fronts.

Freed Vietnam blogger flies to US 0

Prominent Vietnamese dissident blogger Nguyen Van Hai is released from prison and flies to the United States.
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US Marine held for Philippine murder 0

A US Marine accused of murdering a transgender woman in the Philippines is moved to a Philippine army base, but fails to attend an initial hearing.
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‘आयोजना छनौटको तयारी अन्तिम चरणमा’ 0

भारत सरकारले नेपाललाई दिने भनेको सहुलियत दरको ऋण अन्तर्गत संचालन गरिने आयोजना छनौटको अन्तिम तयारी भईरहेको अर्थ मन्त्रालयका अधिकारीले बताएका छन्। | होमपेज इन्डेक्स

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कंचनपुरका एक युवकले बगरे तरकारी खेती गरेर प्राप्त गरेको सफलता बारे रिपोर्ट। | होमपेज इन्डेक्स

‘इबोलाविरुद्धको सिरम केही साताभित्रै’ 0

इबोला भाइरसबाट संक्रमित बिरामीहरुको उपचारमा प्रयोग हुने सिरम बनाउने प्रक्रिया सुरु गरिएको र केही साताभित्रै पश्चिम अफ्रिकाका तीनवटा मुलुकहरुमा उपलब्ध हुन सक्ने विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठनकी एकजना वरिष्ठ अधिकारीले बताएकी छन्। | होमपेज इन्डेक्स

Australia MP in court asylum appeal 0

An Australian lawmaker writes to the International Criminal Court asking it to investigate the Abbott government over its treatment of asylum seekers.
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US $7bn fails to stop opium growth 0

US counter-narcotics efforts costing $ 7.6bn fail to stop production of opium poppies in Afghanistan reaching an all-time high, a new report says.
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Pair retract Thai murder confessions 0

Two Burmese men accused of killing British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand have retracted their confessions, lawyers say.
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North Korea frees detained US man 0

Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US citizens held in North Korea, has been released and is on his way home, US officials say.
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