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India’s Rahul Gandhi takes on the Modi juggernaut

The 48-year-old was born into the Nehru-Gandhi family, whose legacy is intertwined with an independe..

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Image of Jacinda Ardern projected onto world’s tallest building

The response earned Ardern plaudits around the world — and has now prompted a towering tribute to th..

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Thailand goes to the polls in first post-coup election

Like many of the 7 million other first time voters, she came of age during half a decade of military..

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K-Pop in crisis: Scandal threatens to end the ‘Korean Wave’

But a digital sex scandal that police say involves some of K-Pop's biggest stars has rocked the..

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Saif Ali Khan on his Netflix original

The son of Indian cricket legend Mansoor Ali Khan and acclaimed actress Sharmila Tagore, he grew up ..

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Mahathir Mohamad on Islam, politics and the love of his life

Mahathir was once at the helm of the country for 22 years from 1981 to 2003, becoming Malaysia'..

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Japan tabloid ranks women’s schools for sex

"We would like to apologize for using sensational language to appeal to readers about how they can b..

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Saudi teen who fled family under protection of UNHCR

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun was released from the airport late on Monday and is now under the protection..

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How Nepal’s stunning beauty could encourage kids to stay in school

One of eight siblings brought up in the rural, mountainous district of Dhankuta, Limbu was the only ..

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Japan executes two more prisoners, bringing total to highest in a decade

Keizo Okamoto, 60, a former senior member of a crime syndicate, and Hiroya Suemori, 67, a former inv..

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