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'Beyond comprehension': Myanmar admits killing Rohingya

Rights group calls for independent investigation as army acknowledges soldiers killed 10 Rohingya.

Rohingya

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Concerns over 'illegal' detention of Indian Dalits

Indian activists have raised concerns at the 'illegal' detention of hundreds of Dalits.

Dalit protests

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Parents of raped and murdered girl, 7, seek justice

Parents of a seven-year-old girl in Pakistan found dead after being raped seek justice from government and judiciary.

Zainab's father

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Myanmar charges Reuters reporters covering Rohingya

Two Reuters reporters formally indicted for illegally obtaining classified documents related to Rakhine state.

Reuters reporters

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Suicide bomb blast causes multiple deaths in Quetta

Explosion hits high-security zone some 300 metres from the assembly of Baluchistan province.

Quetta

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Why Google honours 'Fearless Nadia' today

Google honours Mary Ann Evans, who participated in more than 38 films, and stood out in Bollywood.

Mary Ann Evans

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Rohingya rebels ambush Myanmar soldiers

Five security forces wounded, one critically, after military vehicle hit by a landmine and small-arms fire in Rakhine.

Myanmar soldiers

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Frustration simmers as Nepalis await new government

A month after Nepal held landmark post-war general elections, anger is growing over a delayed transfer of power.

Nepali voters

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US places Pakistan on religious-freedom watch list

Pakistan added to state department's watch list for 'severe violations' in potential new blow to US-Pakistan relations.

religious-freedom

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Deadly suicide blast hits Afghan capital

Attack in Kabul kills at least 11 people and wounds 25 others as ISIL claims responsibility.

Kabul

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Pakistan-US war of words over Donald Trump's tweet

Angry response from Pakistan follows US president's accusation of 'deception' and threat to cut foreign aid.

Pakistan and the US

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Special anti-terrorism court in Lahore convicts accused Mohammad Imran Ali of rape and murder of seven-year-old girl.

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