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Afghanistan: Deadly car bombing near Helmand stadium

Car bomb explosion near stadium hosting wrestling match kills at least 12 and wounds 40, health official says.

Helmand

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Maldives president lifts 45-day state of emergency

Abdulla Yameen lifts emergency a day after an ex-president and two top judges were put on trial on terrorism charges.

Abdulla Yameen

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Myanmar journalists in court 100 days after their arrest

Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested over an investigation into Rohingya killings by military.

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo

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Afghanistan: Dozens killed in ISIL attack near Kabul University

At least 29 people killed, 52 others wounded when suicide bomber detonated himself in a crowded area in Afghan capital.

Kabul University

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Sri Lanka lifts state of emergency as ethnic tensions subside

President Sirisena announces end of security measures, after 'assessing the public safety situation'.

Muslim-owned shops

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Afghan baby named after 'infidel' Donald Trump

Donald Trump is 18-months old, but posting his photo ID on Facebook triggered backlash.

Asadullah Poya with his 18-month-old son Donald Trump in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, March 15, 2018 [Rahmat Gul/AP Photo]

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Taliban suicide bomber targets foreign contractors in Kabul

At least three civilians killed in attack aimed at compound housing foreign security contractors, officials say.

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Myanmar's ethnic Rakhine seek Rohingya-free buffer zone

Rakhine migrants move to parts of Rakhine State 'cleared' of Rohingya as part of plan to establish 'Muslim dry' zones.

The Rakhine migrants

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Six killed in Raiwind explosion claimed by Tehreek-e-Taliban

More than a dozen people also wounded after deadly explosion on the outskirts of Lahore.

Lahore

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UN: Facebook had a 'role' in Rohingya genocide

'I’m afraid that Facebook has now turned into a beast.'

Protest against Facebook in Jakarta-Indonesia

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'Miscommunication' blamed for deadly Kathmandu plane crash

At least 49 die after US-Bangla Airlines lands in 'wrong direction' at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport.

Kathmandu plane crash

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