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Myanmar's Rohingya report 'absurd', rights group says

Human Rights Watch calls army probe that found no Rohingya civilians were killed in brutal crackdown a 'whitewash'.

Rohingya

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Anti-blasphemy protesters block entrance to Islamabad

Conservative leader's followers block Islamabad highway for sixth day, demanding strict adherence to blasphemy laws.

Islamabad

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Hamid Karzai: US colluded with ISIL in Afghanistan

Ex-Afghan president says group's presence used as excuse to drop the largest non-nuclear bomb on district in Nangarhar.

Hamid Karzai

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Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary observed amid protests

Southern Karnataka state celebrates Tipu Sultan for being a patriot while Hindu nationalists call him a tyrant.

Tipu Sultan

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What's PM 2.5 and why is New Delhi, Lahore smog so bad?

Enveloped by a choking shroud of toxic smog, New Delhi has declared a public health emergency as Lahore is also covered.

Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India

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Gunmen storm Shamshad TV in Afghanistan's Kabul

One killed as gunmen enter TV station in the Afghan capital after detonating explosives at gate.

Shamshad TV

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BBC name change stirs language dispute in Afghanistan

The Facebook page and other social media sites were bombarded by criticisms of the change.

Children

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ICC prosecutor to seek Afghanistan war crimes probe

Chief prosecutor says she believes criteria has been met to begin an investigation into alleged war crimes.

Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda

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India ordered to probe 2,080 mass graves in Kashmir

Unmarked mass grave investigation should be completed within six months, state-run human rights commission says.

Shopian

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Suu Kyi visits Rakhine as Rohingya exodus continues

Myanmar's de facto leader makes first visit to the region from where over half a million Rohingya have been uprooted.

Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi

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Deadly blast hits embassy district in Afghan capital

Police confirm the blast near many foreign embassies and government departments in the Wazir Akbar Khan area.

Kabul

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