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King Tupou VI of Tonga has been formally crowned, more than three years after ascending to the throne. Foreign royals, including the Crown Prince of...

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A military transport plane crashed in a residential area of the Indonesian city of Medan killing more than 100 people. The Hercules C-130 plane hit...

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Two people have died in Japan after one of them set himself on fire on board a Shinkansen bullet train, public broadcaster NHK reports. The...

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Hundreds of people were injured when fire ripped through crowds at a party at Formosa Water Park outside Taiwan's capital Taipei. Saturday's incident at the...

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North Korea has released pictures of a new airport terminal in Pyongyang. Several pages of the daily newspaper Rodong Sinmun showed images of Kim Jong-un...

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Police have raided Toyota Motor Corp.’s headquarters in Toyota City, as well as its offices in Tokyo and Nagoya, following the arrest a senior...

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Pakistan has declared heat wave emergency as the death toll topped 450 in southern Sindh province. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said it had...

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Afghanistan’s parliament has been attacked by the Taliban group and heavy fighting is still going on in the capital, Kabul. Attackers detonated a huge car...

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This year’s Yulin dog meat festival in China’s Guangxi region has begun, amid uproar on the part of animal rights activists. About 10,000 dogs are...

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PM Narendra Modi has led thousands in a mass yoga program in Delhi on the first ever International Yoga Day held in India on...

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A Tokyo man walking his pet giant African tortoise has become an internet sensation. The 62-year-old funeral parlor owner has been attracting attention on the...

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A female kangaroo has survived for four days with an arrow stuck in her head after being shot in Queensland, Australia. The mother kangaroo was...

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North Korea has been hit by worst drought in a century, sparking fears of worsening food shortages, state news agency KCN announced. Main rice-growing provinces...

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According to South Korea officials, a North Korean soldier has walked across one of the world's most heavily militarized borders to defect to the...

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Air India has denied a lizard was found in an in-flight meal on a Delhi-London flight on June 11. The airline’s denial follows the publication...

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US NGO Save the Children has been ordered to leave Pakistan, with an official accusing the charity of "anti-Pakistan" activities. Police have sealed off the...

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH148 has made an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, after reporting a possible engine fire. The passenger plane had just taken off...

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China's former Ministry of Public Security Zhou Yongkang has been jailed for life after being found guilty of bribery, abuse of power and "intentionally...

Meet The Chinese Inventor Who Invented The E-Cigarette To Quit Smoking

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Hon Lik, a pharmacist from north-eastern China's Shenyang, invented the e-cigarette as a way to quit his heavy smoking after the habit killed his...

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Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is expected to begin her first visit to China on June 10, at a time of tension...

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According to Chinese authorities, the death toll from the Eastern Star cruise ship disaster now stands at 396 as emergency workers search the vessel...

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According to new reports, 8 of the 10 men who attempted assassination of Malala Yousafzai in 2012 were acquitted in Pakistan. In April 2015, officials...

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At least 5 people have died and hundreds are missing in China after a cruise ship carrying 458 people capsized on the Yangtze River. According...

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The owner of the Rana Plaza complex has been charged with murder over the Bangladeshi building's collapse in 2013, killing more than 1,100 people. Sohel...

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Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has been honored with a huge monument in the capital city, Ashgabat, featuring his likeness atop a golden horse. The Turkmen...