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Kyoto Animation fire: Police name suspect after studio blaze

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKyoto Animation offices on fire Japanese police have named the man suspected of carrying out a deadly…

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Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pakistan to allow consular access to ‘Indian spy’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Pakistan says Jadhav was arrested in the province of Balochistan in March last year Pakistan has said it will follow…

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Apollo 11: ‘I helped the world watch Moon landing’

About 600 million people watched Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walk on the Moon in July 1969. But many of those pictures were only possible…

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Christian family fined after arguing taxes ‘against God’s will’

Image copyright ABC News Image caption Rembertus Cornelis Beerepoot (left) and Fanny Alida Beerepoot (far right) outside court in Tasmania A Christian family who refused…

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Chandrayaan-2: India announces new date for Moon mission

Image copyright EPA Image caption The rocket weighs as much as a fully-loaded jumbo jet India has announced a new date to launch its second…

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Kyoto Animation: Fans heartbroken by deadly anime studio fire in Japan

Image copyright Alamy Image caption KyoAni’s 2016 film A Silent Voice was critically well received Fans around the globe have reacted with shock to the…

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Saravana Bhavan ‘dosa king’ dies after medical plea rejected

Image copyright AFP Image caption P Rajagopal, founder of the Saravana Bhavan chain, pictured on a menu at one of the restaurants The Indian owner…

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Kyoto Animation fire: Ten dead after suspected arson attack

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The fire broke out at the three-storey building mid-morning At least 10 people have died in a suspected arson attack…

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India school-leaving exam: The controversy that cost 23 lives

Image caption Thota Vennela, 18, took her life by swallowing poison At least 23 teenagers in the southern Indian state of Telangana have killed themselves…

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Google’s Project Dragonfly ‘terminated’ in China

Image caption Google’s plans for a Chinese search engine attracted criticism from some Google’s controversial plan to launch a censored search engine in China has…

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