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British-Iranian mother was arrested for allegedly plotting against the Iranian government, charges she denies. #Iran #Asia #HumanRights
 
Modi won a landslide election, but with unemployment in India at a 45-year high, what went wrong in his first term? #Business&Economy #India #NarendraModi #Asia #Unemployment #Environment
 
Recent arrests appear to follow a pattern of attacks on press freedom since Modi's ascension to power, journalists say. #India #PressFreedom #Media #Asia
 
The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation holds yet another summit on the heels of a global trade war. #Asia #China #AsiaPacific #Russia
 
A panel of politicians investigating the atrocities have heard how repeated warnings were received - including one minute before the explosions. #Asia #SriLanka #Politics
 
Female 'qazis' are increasingly responsible for governing Islamic law, a role traditionally performed by men. #India #Women #Asia #Islam
 
The Kazakh prosecutor-general's office says 957 were found guilty of offences, 670 of whom were jailed. #Kazakhstan #Asia
 
Suicide bomber detonates explosives near a police vehicle in Jalalabad, killing at least nine people and wounding 13. #Afghanistan #War&Conflict #Asia
 
As war continues to cripple Afghanistan, health workers are restoring the limbs, and lives, of their patients. #Health #Afghanistan #War #Asia #War&Conflict
 
Children die in Bihar state from a deadly brain disease believed to be linked to a toxic substance found in the fruit. #Asia #India #Health
 
ISRO plans controlled landing of rover on moon which, if successful, will make India fourth country to achieve the feat. #Asia #India #Space
 
In a country where more than 10 million children are exploited as 'workers', a school in Assam is paying kids to study. #Poverty&Development #Education #Asia #India #Childrights
 
"One of the world's most debilitating #mosquito -borne diseases is set to spread to parts of #Asia , #Europe , North America and #Australia that are currently free of the life-threatening condition, say researchers."
 
Prashant Kanojia was detained over a social media post allegedly defaming Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh chief minister. #India #Religion #Hinduism #Asia
 
Self-exiled MQM leader arrested as part of probe into his speeches made in 2016, say Pakistani media reports. #Asia #Pakistan
 
Tokayev has won more than 70 percent of the votes cast in a 77 percent turnout, a result he insists is authentic. #Asia #Kazakhstan #Politics
 
Western Gujarat state in India likely to be hit hard by first cyclone in more than 20 years. #Weather #Asia #Cyclone #India
 
Police on high alert in Almaty after 200 additional people detained amid protests against vote to elect new president. #Kazakhstan #Asia #Protests
 
Usually when #Trudeau speaks of #waronplastic he means packing it inside containers and shipping it to east #asia as if people there EAT plastic! Publicity stunt? Googlebombing PR?
 
A former businessman in his younger days, Zardari swept to power in 2008 following the murder of his wife, an ex-prime minister. #Asia #Pakistan #Politics
 
Former president denies allegations that he laundered millions of dollars through suspect bank accounts and companies. #Pakistan #Asia
 
The 37-year-old all-player retired from the game but will look to play on in Twenty20 leagues around the world. #India #Cricket #Sport #Asia
 
At least 500 people have been arrested protesting against polls, which saw Kassym-Jomart Tokayev become president. #Kazakhstan #Asia #Elections
 
ISIL affiliate rises after group's removal from Syria and Iraq, prompting fears of new attacks in the West. #Afghanistan #ISISISIL #Taliban #Asia
 
Notorious 2018 gang rape and murder of young girl from Muslim tribe provoked horror and inter-religious tensions. #India #Kashmir #Asia #HumanRights #Sexualassault
 
A section of India supporters heckled Smith over a ball-tampering scandal last year that embarrassed Australia. #CricketWorldCup #Sport #India #Asia #Cricket #Australia
 
Many protesters say the election did not offer them a real choice. #Asia #Kazakhstan #Politics
 
New York-based Human Rights Watch says the Himalayan country's move to legalise gay sex is 'welcome and progressive'.
Rights group hails Bhutan's move to decriminalise homosexuality
#Asia #Bhutan #LGBT #HumanRights
 
The Indian leader visits church bombed during Easter on his first trip to neighbouring Sri Lanka since his re-election. #Asia #India #SriLanka #SriLankabombings #NarendraModi
 
At least 18 others were wounded after clashes broke out over the hoisting of BJP flags and the putting up of posters. #India #NarendraModi #Asia
 
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the handpicked successor of ex-leader Nazarbayev, is running against six little known rivals. #Kazakhstan #Asia #Elections
 
China and Russia vow to further strengthen their ties, as both countries are engaged in standoffs with the US. #Asia #Europe #China #Russia
 
President Sirisena fires chief of national intelligence after he suggested the leader knew about the April 21 bombings. #SriLanka #SriLankabombings #Asia
 
Millions of Pakistani children do not attend school because they come from poor families. Pakistan's new government led by Prime Minister Imran Khan says it will step up efforts to improve school attendance. #Asia #Pakistan #Education
 
During the recent coronation of King Maha Vajiralongkorn, royal astrologists inscribed the king's official titles and a horoscope for his reign on a golden tablet. #Asia #Thailand #Arts&Culture
 
In April, the International Criminal Court refused probe into alleged atrocities by all sides in the Afghan conflict. #Afghanistan #ICC #Asia #War&Conflict
 
Many Indians rally behind MS Dhoni after the sport's world body tells him to remove a military insignia from his gloves. #Cricket #India #Asia #Sport
 
Two police deserters among fighters killed during a gun battle in Indian-administered Kahmir's Pulwama district. #Kashmir #India #Pakistan #Asia
 
Kazakhs will vote for the new president for the first time in almost 30 years. Interim President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has been handpicked by former President Nursultan Nazarbayev. #Asia #Kazakhstan #Politics
 
The police said the State Intelligence Service received repeated warnings of possible attacks and detailed a series of delays by all security agencies to act. #Asia #SriLanka #Politics
 
Officials have not been able to estimate exactly how much rubbish is on Everest, as some is still covered by snow. #Asia #MountEverest #Nepal
 
Chinese president urges all parties to show restraint in comments made to Russian media before his visit to the country. #MiddleEast #XiJinping #China #Iran #Asia
 
Dozens of participants march for an end to nearly two-decades of conflict as the Taliban holds some for 'talks'. #Afghanistan #Taliban #War&Conflict #Asia
 
Houseboats in Kashmir draw tourists by the thousands but a court ruling is threatening their future. #Asia #India #Environment
 
Chinese embassy in US express 'strong dissatisfaction' after Washington urges Beijing to free political prisoners. #Asia #China #AsiaPacific
 
June 4 marks 30 years since the Chinese government violently ended weeks of pro-democracy protests in the heart of Beijing. #China #Asia #AsiaPacific
 
Beijing has not apologised or revealed death toll, but as its global profile grows calls for accountability increase. #Asia #China #AsiaPacific
 
Muslim ministers resign after hardline Buddhist monks demand their ouster following deadly Easter bombings. #SriLanka #SriLankabombings #Asia #Islamophobia
 
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