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Children drown as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh

At least five children have drowned after a boat carrying Rohingya refugees sink at the mouth of the Naf river.

Rohingya have fled

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Azerbaijan accused of $2.9bn money-laundering scheme

Azeri government hits back at allegations it ran a secret slash fund to pay off European politicians and launder money.

President Ilham Aliyev

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Indian journalist Gauri Lankesh shot dead in Bangalore

Unidentified attackers fatally shoot staunch editor of Lankesh Patrike weekly magazine at her home in the southern city.

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Children deaths at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital probed

At least 30 children reportedly died in state-run hospital amid accusations that unpaid bills caused oxygen shortage.

Baba Raghav Das Hospital

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Sri Lanka leader to shield general from war crimes case

President says he will not allow 'anyone in the world' to touch Jagath Jayasuriya after rights groups sue ex-army chief.

Jagath Jayasuriya

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Pervez Musharraf vows to return for Bhutto murder trial

Former military ruler denounces murder case as 'fabricated' as he pledges to return to Pakistan when 'medically fit'.

Pervez Musharraf

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MQM's Khawaja Izharul Hassan survives gun attack

MQM politician survives attack following Eid prayers in Karachi, but his guard and a 10-year-old child are killed.

Pakistani investigato

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Indian fire kills Pakistan girl in Kashmir: officials

Five-year-old girl was walking outside her house when a lone round struck her in the head.

Kashmir

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Death toll from Mumbai building collapse rises to 33

Hopes for survivors fade more than a day after residential building gave way in busy area of India's financial capital.

Mumbai building collapse

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Mattis signs orders to send more troops to Afghanistan

Pentagon chief declines to comment on number of additional troops but reports say the figure could be as high as 4,000.

US soldiers in Afghanistan

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US reveals higher number of troops in Afghanistan

Pentagon says US troop level reaches 11,000, exceeding previously stated 8,400 set under former President Obama.

US forces

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