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Thailand's restive south hit by deadly bomb

At least two people have been killed and 36 others injured in a car bomb explosion outside a hotel in a commercial district in southern Thailand, police have said. 

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#Tamils held on boat to be sent to #Australia

Australia will transfer 157 Tamil asylum seekers it has been holding at sea for nearly a month to a mainland detention centre, the immigration minister said, in an apparent setback for the government's policies.

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#China flight paths obstructed by high-rises

More than half of China's military airfields have flight paths that are obstructed by tall buildings, causing accidents and airport closures, Chinese state media has reported.

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Scores killed in #Taiwan plane crash

Fifty-one people have been killed after a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed while trying to make an emergency landing in tyhoon-hit Taiwan.

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Military chief could become Thai PM

Thailand's junta chief could stay in charge of the country as head of a provisional government until elections are held some time next year, a legal adviser has said, outlining details of an interim constitution.

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Prabowo rejects Indonesian election process

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto has said he rejected the election process and accused it of being unfair, as nearly complete results showed his opponent Jakarta governor Joko Widodo is leading with 52 percent of the vote.

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Chinese city 'sealed off' after plague death

China has sealed off parts of its northwestern city of Yumen after a resident died of bubonic plague last week, state media has reported.

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S Korea finds body of fugitive ferry owner

South Korean police have said that a body found last month in the south of the country was that of a fugitive businessman who headed the family that owned the operator of a ferry that capsized in April, killing more than 300 people.

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Jakarta governor wins Indonesian election

Joko WidodoJoko Widodo, who captured the hearts of millions of Indonesians with his common man image, has been declared the winner of the country's presidential election with 53 percent of the vote.

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Indonesia to declare new president

Indonesian election officials are expected to officially declare the winner of a hotly contested presidential election.

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