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Reuters HONG KONG Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and braced for another restive summer night. Weeks of increasingly ..

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un once again supervised a “new weapon” launch, state media said Saturday, complicating efforts at denuclearisation ahead of next week’s visit to Seoul by the US envoy to Pyongyang. Friday’s ..

ALMATY: A Kazakh rights activist who campaigned against detention of ethnic Uighurs and other Muslims in special camps in China has pleaded guilty to a hate speech charge in exchange for securing his freedom, his lawyer said on ..

Kinshasa: Thirty-six people are missing after a motorized boat capsized in Lake Kivu, leaving at three people dead, the governor of Congo’s South Kivu province said on Saturday. The narrow canoe, known as a pirogue, was carrying 85 ..