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Pakistan: Quetta church hit in suicide attack

Dozens also wounded after attackers target church packed with worshippers attending a Sunday midday service.

Bethel Memorial Methodist Church in Quetta

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India army kills driver in Kashmir's Thindpura village

Riots break out in Thindpura village after Indian soldiers kill driver who was 'mistaken for a rebel', officials say.

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MSF: More than 6,700 Rohingya killed in Myanmar

MSF data shows 6,700 Rohingya were killed by Myanmar security forces in the month following August 25.

Rohingya killed

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Virtual reality 360 film shows Rohingya's plight

Rohingya refugees share harrowing stories in immersive documentary project by Al Jazeera and Amnesty International.

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Army's rape of Rohingya women sweeping, methodical: AP

News agency investigation finds rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar's security forces has been systematic and widespread.

Rohingya Muslim women

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Rahul Gandhi: The rise of Gandhi family scion

Rahul Gandhi's elevation comes as the 132-year-old party struggles to challenge the political dominance of Modi's BJP.

Rahul Gandhi

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US Jerusalem move: Fury spreads from Jakarta to Rabat

Tens of thousands rally in Asian, Middle Eastern and North African cities protesting against Trump's Jerusalem decision.

US embassy in Lebanon

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Nepal election: Leftist alliance set for victory

Alliance of communist parties appears set to win a majority of seats in first general election since end of civil war.

Nepal election

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UN: Myanmar may be guilty of genocide against Rohingya

UN rights chief says Myanmar military's abuses against the Rohingya may 'contain elements of genocide'.

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Veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor dies at age 79

Scion of Bollywood's Kapoor family acted in more than 100 Hindi films and also appeared in Merchant Ivory productions.

Shashi Kapoor

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Iran: Chabahar Port promise and nuclear deal threat

New Iranian port eases India trade into Afghanistan and benefits the economy as US nuclear-deal opposition looms large.

Chabahar Port

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