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Why is Qatar's emir visiting Malaysia?

Malaysia has become a strategic trading partner for Qatar as the Gulf country moves ahead with World Cup projects.

Malaysia

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Two Lashkar-e-Taiba fighters killed in Kashmir raid

One civilian also killed during anti-India protests in Kashmir after gun battle that killed two separatists, police say.

Kashmir

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Open letter from a Rohingya to Aung San Suu Kyi

Ro Mayyu Ali, who fled to neighbouring Bangladesh, says Suu Kyi is responsible for the violence against the Rohingya.

Ro Mayyu Ali's book collection

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Family freed from 'Haqqani captivity' in Pakistan

Couple and three young children were reportedly held by Haqqani network after abduction five years ago in Afghanistan.

Haqqanis

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Rohingya not native, Myanmar army chief says

Powerful general says the Rohingya were brought into the country by British colonialists.

rohingya-child

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Cholera vaccination campaign kicks off in Rohingya camp

At least 900,000 doses of the vaccine are mobilised, making the campaign one of the largest in the world.

Rohingya refugees

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Indian troops and rebels killed in Kashmir gun battle

At least two security personnel and two fighters killed in a battle in Bandipora area of Indian-administered Kashmir.

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Army offensive aimed at 'preventing' Rohingya return

Army action that forced half a million Rohingya to flee began before August 25 attack on police post, according to UN.

Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh

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Red Cross 'drastically reduces' presence in Afghanistan

The aid agency's decision to downsize its activities comes after series of fatal attacks targeted its staff.

The ICRC

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Two die, scores missing as Rohingya boat capsizes

Rescue operation under way after boat overcrowded with people fleeing Myanmar violence sinks on its way to Bangladesh.

Rohingya Muslims

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Deadly blast hits shrine in Pakistan's Balochistan

Officials expect the death toll to rise following the explosion in Jhal Magsi district in central Baluchistan.

Jhal Magsi

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A regional BJP leader offers reward of $1.5m for beheading actress and director of Bollywood period drama Padmavati.

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