Sunday, 18 August 2019

Chinese authorities have declared a red alert as a powerful typhoon heads towards the eastern coast. Typhoon Lekima is currently battering Taiwan

An attempted overnight raid to arrest Kyrgyzstan's former president ended in failure and the capture of six members of the special forces.

Indian-administered Kashmir remains in a state of lockdown a day after it was stripped of a special status that gave it significant autonomy.

The Philippines has declared a "national dengue epidemic" after at least 622 people lost their lives from the mosquito-borne disease this year.

At least 20 people have been killed in an attack targeting the Kabul office of vice-presidential election candidate Amrullah Saleh.

India has denied that PM Narendra Modi asked US President Donald Trump to mediate in the longstanding Kashmir conflict with Pakistan.

Russia says rocket explosion
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Three French children die
Three young French children drowned off the Normandy coast
Boris Johnson accuser loses
A man who took Boris Johnson to court over claims he lied
Trump targets legal migrants
US President Donald Trump's administration is to make it
Brexit: Ministers expect
The government expects a group of MPs to try to block a
UK 'first in line' for US
The UK is "first in line" for a trade deal with the US,
Norway mosque attack: Bruised
A 21-year-old Norwegian man has appeared in court in Oslo,
Brexit: Corbyn seeks clarity
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