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Japan’s Miyazawa hit by sex scandal

Japan’s new industry minister, Yoichi Miyazawa, has revealed that his staff spent office cash at a bar known for its S&M shows.

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Princess Irina gets probation

A Romanian princess has been sentenced for her role in a cockfighting enterprise.

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US beefs up Ebola monitoring

The US has imposed new constraints on people entering the country from three West African nations hit by Ebola.

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Nepal calls off mountain search
October 22 2014 at 11:45

Nepal has abandoned the search for survivors of a Himalayan snowstorm that claimed 43 lives.

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Iconic newspaperman Bradlee dies
October 22 2014 at 11:45

Former Washington Post boss Ben Bradlee was known for his salty language as much as his journalistic skill.

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Malaysian envoy set to face sex charge
October 22 2014 at 11:45

A Malaysian envoy who invoked diplomatic immunity to escape a sex charge in New Zealand is expected to face justice in Wellington after all.

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North Korea frees American Fowle
October 22 2014 at 11:24

Jeffrey Fowle - one of three Americans detained by North Korea - is being flown home after his unexpected release by Pyongyang.

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‘Sweetie’ snares sex predator
October 22 2014 at 11:24

A global sting to trap paedophiles using a virtual 10-year-old girl has netted an Australian man.

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US Marine transferred to Philippine base
October 22 2014 at 11:04

A US Marine suspected of the murder of a transgender Filipino has been flown to Camp Aguinaldo in Manila.

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Malala awarded the Liberty Medal
October 22 2014 at 10:50

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai plans to donate her newest cash prize to charity.

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Sweden continues hunt for undersea intruder
October 22 2014 at 10:49

Sweden’s military says there have been two new sightings which could be evidence of suspected “foreign underwater activity”.

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Knowledge, training ‘can stop Ebola’
October 22 2014 at 10:31

Health-care workers in New York have been given intensive training to prepare them in the event the Ebola virus is found in the city.

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Missing Denver girls found, sent home
October 22 2014 at 10:31

Three girls from Denver, believed to have been travelling to Syria, were picked up in Germany and sent back home.

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