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Police academy massacre: 61 killed

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:13:28 GMT

There is an ongoing attack at a police training academy in Quetta, Pakistan, according to Anwar Ul Haq, government spokesman in Balochistan province. The spokesman said there are four attackers inside the training academy, which houses about 500 cadets.(image)

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Quetta police academy attack: 3 attackers dead

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:00:16 GMT

CNN's Sophia Saifi reports that most of 700 cadets trapped in a siege at a police academy in Quetta, Pakistan were rescued, but not without suffering some casualties.(image)

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China: 10 dead, 147 injured in explosion

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:46:02 GMT

A powerful explosion at a Chinese residential complex has left 10 people dead, scorching buildings and scattering debris across the northwestern Chinese town of Xinmin.(image)

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Duterte dumps the US

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:05:42 GMT

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte reignited his war of words with the United States on Tuesday, bringing up old grudges and throwing in some new musings on American influence in his country and the region.(image)

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Suicide note found in Japan blast

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:13:45 GMT

A man has been killed, and three people injured, in a gruesome explosion in a Japanese park on Sunday afternoon.(image)

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Opium production skyrockets in Afghanistan

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:14:05 GMT

Afghanistan has seen a dramatic surge in the production of opium this year, according to a new United Nations report.(image)

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Why Turkey fights in Syria and Iraq

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:14:15 GMT

For months, the US has been building up an alliance in the Middle East aimed at dislodging ISIS from its strongholds in both Iraq and Syria.(image)

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Suspected Dhaka cafe attack leader dead

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:05:24 GMT

Abdur Rahman tried to escape as police closed in.(image)

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HK shuts down as it waits typhoon

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:51:54 GMT

Hong Kong remained on high alert Friday morning as Typhoon Haima edged closer, causing the city's weather Observatory to issue a Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal Number 8 at 6:10 a.m local time.(image)

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Junko Tabei, first woman to climb M Everest, dies

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:04:36 GMT

Junko Tabei, the first woman to climb the world's highest peak, has died at age 77, according to Japanese media reports.(image)

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Swim champ thanks fan for cancer alert

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:42:59 GMT

Australian Olympic gold medalist Mack Horton has paid tribute to a fan who spotted a suspicious mole on the swimmer's chest and urged him to get it checked out.(image)

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No insulting monarchy in Thailand

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:51:33 GMT

Thailand's justice minister has praised the taking of "social measures" against people who insult the monarchy.(image)

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Fireworks of the future? Japan's new shooting stars

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:53:26 GMT

Ephemeral and poetic, shooting stars are among the world's most beautiful natural wonders.(image)

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Fukuoka's 'living dolls'

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:42:05 GMT

Craftsmen from many regions of Japan are noted for their hand-made dolls, but Hakata dolls -- known locally as "ningyo" -- are perhaps the most famous.(image)

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Best ways to eat duck in Nanjing

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 01:24:46 GMT

Think Beijing is the last word in duck-based dishes? In Nanjing they take duck fever to new levels(image)

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Is Aung San Suu Kyi the Mandela of Asia?

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:27:07 GMT

After spending 15 years under house arrest, democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi explains her life outlook and why she doesn't harbor bitterness.(image)

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Why can't these Indians leave Saudi Arabia?

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:21:21 GMT

7,700 Indian workers are stranded in Saudi Arabia after a series of layoffs. CNN gets access to one of the 20 camps where workers are stuck.(image)

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Heineken taps into Myanmar's beer market

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:04:35 GMT

We look into Myanmar's brewing beer market and find out why Heineken invested in a $60 million brewery outside of Yangon.(image)

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A 'car-eating' transformer could save environment

Fri, 27 May 2016 23:39:11 GMT

It looks like a giant, car-eating transformer, but China is hoping this new vehicle concept will be the answer to its crippling traffic problems(image)

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Philippines elects its first transgender politician

Wed, 18 May 2016 07:43:16 GMT

CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Geraldine Roman, the first transgender woman in history to be elected to the Philippines congress.(image)

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Painting with shadows

Thu, 12 May 2016 08:54:13 GMT

In India's capital city, one wall bears an off-beat artwork that disappears after the sun goes down.(image)

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Police save girls from trafficking in Vietnam

Tue, 19 Apr 2016 06:13:20 GMT

CNN's Alexandra Field meets five 14-year-old girls saved by the Vietnamese border police as traffickers were about to take them across the border into China.(image)

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Who is Rodrigo Duterte?

Tue, 10 May 2016 10:12:30 GMT

He's caused outrage with inflammatory comments on rape and murder, but Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte is poised to become its next president. CNN's Alexandra Field reports.(image)

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Just what is ASEAN?

Wed, 01 Jun 2016 09:38:03 GMT

CNN's Andrew Stevens explains why the Association of South East Asian Nations was formed and why it's rapidly becoming an economic powerhouse.(image)

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