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    Mass burial for scores killed in Myanmar jade mine disaster

    Agence France-Presse . Hpakant | Updated at 01:13am on July 04, 2020

    Dozens of jade miners were buried Friday in a mass grave after a landslide in northern Myanmar killed over 170, most of them migrant workers...

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    Modi rallies Indian troops after China border clash

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 01:29pm on July 03, 2020

    Prime minister Narendra Modi made a surprise visit to rally Indian troops near a disputed frontier with China Friday, telling them the country’s enemies had...

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    China, UK clash over fate of Hong Kongers

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 01:33am on July 03, 2020

    China promised Thursday to take countermeasures against Britain if it presses ahead with plans to extend citizenship rights to Hong Kongers after Beijing imposed a...

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    China orders four US media outlets to disclose finances, staff

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:57am on July 02, 2020

    China on Wednesday ordered four US news outlets to disclose details of their staff and financial operations in the country within seven days, as a...

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    India sending high-powered boats to match Chinese vessels

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:54am on July 02, 2020

    Indian Navy is sending a dozen high-powered, bigger capacity and top-of-the-line surveillance equipped steel boats to Ladakh so that the Indian Army can patrol Pangong...

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    People suffer as Postogola bridge remains off-limit to vehicles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on June 30, 2020

    A huge number of people, especially patients and office-goers, suffered all day long on Tuesday as vehicular movement on the Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge 1 over...

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    New swine flu with pandemic potential found in China

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 04:46pm on June 30, 2020

    Researchers in China have discovered a new type of swine flu that is capable of triggering a pandemic, according to a study published Monday in...

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    TikTok denies sharing Indian user data with China

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 04:34pm on June 30, 2020

    TikTok on Tuesday denied sharing users' data with the Chinese government, after India banned the wildly popular app as ties with Beijing deteriorate sharply following...

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    China forces ethnic minority women to adopt birth control: report

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:14pm on June 30, 2020

    Chinese authorities are carrying out forced sterilisations of Uighur and other ethnic minority women in an apparent campaign to curb the population, a study said...

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    China imposes security law on Hong Kong

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:12am on June 30, 2020

    China imposed a sweeping national security law on Hong Kong Tuesday, a historic move that critics and many western governments fear will smother the finance...