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TOPSHOT - An Indian boy pulls his bicycle through a flooded street during heavy rain showers in Mumbai on August 29, 2017.Heavy rain brought India's financial capital Mumbai to a virtual standstill on August 29, flooding streets, causing transport chaos and prompting warnings to stay indoors. Dozens of flights and local train services were cancelled as rains lashed the coastal city of nearly 20 million people. / AFP PHOTO / PUNIT PARANJPE (Photo credit should read PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images)
"Japan is no longer needed to exist near us."
The most powerful storm to hit the United States in more than a decade has led to at least 20 deaths, left parts of Texas and Louisiana submerged by floodwater and caused billions of dollars in damage...
Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin will be removed as the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet, according to multiple reports.
Last year, entrepreneur Jacob Laukaitis visited North Korea on a 7-day stritctly guided tour. This year, he traveled to South Korea on a mission to compare life in the two countries. What he encounter...
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Following four accidents in Asia this year, including two fatal collisions that caused the deaths of more than a dozen sailors, the Navy is planning to relieve the admiral in charge of its Japan-based...
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Three in four elephants in tourist venues across Asia are living in unacceptable welfare conditions.
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Taiwan's constitutional court declared on Wednesday that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, sparking celebration by activists who have been campaigning fo...
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If you didn't catch any cherry blossoms this year, never fear: Japan's wisteria season is nearly here, and there's still enough time to plan a trip before the big bloom. Japanese wisteria is a floweri...
Forget 'jobs and growth'. Bill Shorten puts out a new year wish list, for just jobs.
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Just what Australia Day ordered.
Australia fights to keep Pacific rim trade deal going with or without the U.S.
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Anderson Cooper has opted for an untraditional holiday celebration this year. The CNN anchor, 49, and his longtime partner, Benjamin Maisani, kicked off Christmas week by decamping from New York to My...
The U.S/Australia alliance is getting a rethink in the wake of Donald Trump's win.
Buildings, runways and fields dot "reclaimed" islands.
There's a whole lot of soul-searching going on.