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North Korea frees detained US man
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US citizens held in North Korea, has been released and is on his way home, US officials say.
HK in first talks with students
Hong Kong officials end a first round of talks with student leaders to try to resolve an impasse that sparked weeks of pro-democracy protests.
Tributes paid to ex-Australian PM
Tributes have been paid to Australia's controversial former prime minister Gough Whitlam who died on Tuesday at the age of 98.
Pair retract Thai murder confessions
Two Burmese men accused of killing two British tourists in Thailand retract their confessions, lawyers say.
Pakistan Taliban sack spokesman
The Pakistan Taliban sack their spokesman Shahidullah Shahid after he pledged allegiance to Islamic State (IS).
US marine missing at murder hearing
A US marine has failed to appear in a Philippines court after being accused of murdering a transgender Filipino.
Australian teen surfaces in IS video
An Australian teenager who joined IS militants in Iraq and Syria surfaces in a video addressing PM Tony Abbott and US president Barack Obama.
Nepal plans tighter rules on treks
Officials in Nepal plan to introduce tougher controls of the country's trekking industry, a week after 41 people died in blizzards.
Indian woman set on fire in train
A woman dies of her injuries after being set on fire on a train in the Indian state of Kerala, reportedly after an argument with an unidentified man.
China growth slows to five-year low
China's economy grows at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis, causing speculation the government may introduce more stimulus measures.
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