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Japan PM in US for talks with Obama
Shinzo Abe is seeking to reinforce longstanding US-Japan alliance at a time of high regional tension.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2013 12:11 GMT
Obama embarks on post-election trip to Asia
The US president arrives in Thailand as part of a three-country visit that includes Myanmar and Cambodia.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 17:12 GMT
US increases military drills in Asia
Training exercises off the coast of Thailand criticised as strategic muscle flexing.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2012 03:47 GMT
The myth of 'isolated' Iran
Officials in Tehran are welcomed across the global South, despite Washington's claims of international confinement.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2012 12:22 GMT
Worst year in decades for endangered elephant
Tusk seizures double in last year as syndicates continue to undermine 1989 ban on sale of ivory.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2011 21:20 GMT
Philippines steps up typhoon relief efforts
Aid delivered to thousands still stranded on rooftops by floodwaters, but at least 15 villages still inaccessible.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2011 06:32 GMT
Japan races to cool stricken reactors
Workers at Fukushima nuclear plant return to work after high radiation forced them to briefly abandon their posts.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2011 16:19 GMT
Radiation prompts Japan plant evacuation
Huge surge in radiation level makes it too dangerous for workers to remain at quake-hit Fukushima nuclear plant.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2011 03:54 GMT
Tsunami survivors found on island
Rescue workers in Indonesia find group hiding on higher ground, halving number of missing from 298 to 163.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2010 06:03 GMT
Indonesia tsunami deaths top 400
Questions raised over efficacy of early warning system following Monday's tsunami that hit islands off Sumatra.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2010 09:26 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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