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Overthrown Australian PM Turnbull set to quit parliament

Turnbull's move could lose Australian government the one-seat majority in parliament.

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China slams 'irresponsible' Trump for North Korea claim

US president postponed Pompeo's planned trip to Pyongyang and blamed China for stalling efforts to disarm North Korea.

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China: At least 19 killed in fire at resort hotel in Harbin

Firefighters found 16 people dead and three more died at a hospital, where another 18 were treated for injuries.

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Malaysian financier Jho Low charged over massive 1MDB scandal

Issuance of arrest warrants against Low and his father is seen as a key step in extraditing fugitive businessman.

Malaysian financier Jho Low

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Indonesia earthquake death toll rises to 555

More than 1,300 people were injured on Lombok island in the major quake and 353,000 are now internally displaced.

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Two killed as floods hit Taiwan

Schools and offices close as more rain is forecast across the island.

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Australia ruling party chooses Scott Morrison as next PM

Malcolm Turnbull becomes fourth prime minister dumped by his or her own party before serving a full term since 2010.

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Appeals court gives ex-Korean President Park 25-year sentence

Court also fines Park, who was removed from office in 2017 over corruption allegations, almost $17.8m.

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Twin typhoons threaten northern Asia

Typhoons Soulik and Cimaron strengthen as they bear down on Japan and South Korea.

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Beleaguered Australian PM Turnbull clings to power

Malcolm Turnbull says leadership crisis is an 'internal insurgency' to move the Liberal party to the far right.

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