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China: Police files reveal human cost of Uyghur detention

May 24, 2022
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Thousands of photographs from the heart of China’s highly secretive system of mass incarceration in Xinjiang, as well as a shoot-to-kill policy for those who try to escape, are among a huge cache of data hacked from police computer servers in the region. | Read more|

Biden Praises PM Over Covid Handling

May 24, 2022
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Drawing a parallel between "India's success with China's failure" to handle the pandemic, US President Joe Biden praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during a closed session of the Quad Leaders' Summit in Tokyo on Tuesday, for handling Covid-19 outbreak in a democratic manner. | Read more|

Haryanvi singer found buried near highway in Rohtak

May 24, 2022
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A 26-year-old Haryanvi singer, who had been missing for 12 days, was found buried near a highway in Haryana’s Rohtak district on Monday, two days after the Delhi Police arrested two men for allegedly kidnapping her. | Read more|

Airbnb to quit China

May 24, 2022
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Airbnb is shutting down its domestic rentals in China, where a "zero-Covid" policy has meant lockdowns are ongoing. | Read more|

Quad A Force For Good Says PM Modi

May 24, 2022
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of the United States, Japan and Australia attended the second in-person meeting of Quad leaders in Tokyo today. | Read more|

Sri Lanka hikes fuel prices to all-time high

May 24, 2022
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Crisis-hit Sri Lanka on Tuesday raised the petrol price by 24.3 per cent and diesel by 38.4 per cent, a record hike in fuel prices amidst the country’s worst economic crisis due to the shortage of foreign exchange reserves. | Read more|