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The perils of China's Silk Road revival
China aims to put a modern twist on the ancient Silk Road in a move to boost trade with Europe, but obstacles remain.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:04 GMT
Australia commits 600 troops to anti-IS fight
Prime Minister Tony Abbott promises fighter jets and special forces to coalition set to battle the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 08:32 GMT
Australia survive late Argentina surge
Australia captain Michael Hooper stars as hosts beat Argentina 32-25 in a tense Rugby Championship match.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 12:47 GMT
Australians snap up world's priciest game
Thousands of people waited for hours to buy 'Destiny' - a video game that cost half a billion dollars to make.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 06:35 GMT
Ajmal extended elbow by up to 40 degrees
Pakistan off-spinner's elbow extension during testing reached levels twice over the allowed limit set by the ICC.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 13:08 GMT
Shrinking asylum space for Pakistan's Hazaras
Australia's tough policies have not stopped Pakistan's asylum seekers from making the journey in search of a new life.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 12:41 GMT
Russia sanctions: Policy of provocation?
Western leaders need to use more constructive language for cooperation with Russia - sanctions don't work.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 10:25 GMT
Hewitt, Kyrgios put Australia on top
Davis Cup veteran Hewitt and teenager Kyrgios give their side a 2-0 lead in its World Cup playoff against Uzbekistan.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 09:38 GMT
South Korea gears for cigarette price hike
Move to increase tax by 100 percent marks government attempt to reduce one of the world's highest smoking rates.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 20:41 GMT
Joining the fight against Islamic State?
The US seeks a global coalition to take on fighters who have seized large areas of Iraq and Syria.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 22:15 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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