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North Korea leader returns - with a limp

Kim Jong-unKim Jong-un, North Korea's leader, has visited a housing development using a cane for support, according to state media reports.

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#China sentences 12 to death in Xinjiang

China has sentenced 12 people to death for involvement in an attack that left 96 people dead in July, as part of a "strike hard" campaign against violence in the mostly Muslim Xinjiang province.

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Hong Kong protesters charged by masked men

Hong Kong demonstrators clashed with dozens of masked men at the main protest site in the city centre as police struggled to contain the chaos, according to reports.

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Hong Kong leader: Protesters have zero chance

Hong Kong's embattled leader has said ongoing protests have "almost zero chance" of changing Beijing's stance in securing free elections and insisted he will not resign.

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#China cult duo to die for restaurant murder

China has sentenced two members of a banned religious cult - a father and daughter - to death for the murder in a McDonald's restaurant of a woman who refused an apparent attempt by the group to recruit her, state media said.

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Hong Kong protesters dig in for the long haul

Hundreds of student activists camped overnight in Hong Kong as the protesters tried to re-gather momentum after the government called off talks aimed at defusing unrest in the global financial hub.

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North Korea Kim's no-show fuels speculation

For the first time in three years, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was not on a list of dignitaries at a celebration of the anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers' Party.

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Rival Koreas exchange fire at border: army

A news report says North and South Korea have traded fire after the North shot at a South Korean propaganda balloon.

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Hong Kong protesters call for fresh rallies

Hong Kong protesters have called for a fresh round of protests after talks with the city's government, aimed at defusing a standoff that sparked weeks of demonstrations, collapsed.

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Thousands gather in fresh Hong Kong protest

Hong Kong protest Thousands of protesters have poured into a main road in Hong Kong, reviving a civil disobedience movement a day after the government called off talks with student leaders.

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