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BEIJING (AP) — An outspoken Chinese minority scholar has been indicted on separatism charges amid continuing anti-government violence in the country’s far west.
The Australian Academy of Science has gathered 60 researchers in order to raise concerns about climate change as it relates to public health.
Thailand’s crackdown on people living and working on tourist visas will have far-reaching effects in several sectors, not the least of which is education. English teachers who have not been able to secure work permits may soon face unemployment or an uphill battle to get the documents needed to work there legally.
China warns against foreign meddling in Hong Kong
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Burma discovers it has only 51 million people
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Eying China, Japan seeks record defense budget
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US admiral urges China on South China Sea disputes
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Chinese e-commerce rivals challenge Alibaba
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Pakistani PM denies asking army to mediate
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