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Taliban suicide bomb attack on Afghan forces kills 13

A suicide bomber detonated explosive-filled car in Helmand as an army convoy passed by, killing soldiers and civilians.

Helmand province

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Rohingya refugees 'forcibly returned' to Myanmar

Rights group asks Bangladesh not to turn away refugees, and slams Aung San Suu Kyi's 'unacceptable response' to crisis.

Rohingya refugees

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Floods kill over 1,200 in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

Rescue workers scramble to provide aid to millions of people stranded by worst monsoon floods in South Asia for years.

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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to be sentenced for rape

PM warns against further clashes after deaths of at least 30 in the streets amid angry protests over guilty verdict.

Panchkula

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Who is Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh?

The flamboyant self-proclaimed Indian guru is awaiting sentencing after being convicted of raping two of his followers.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

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Eight Indian security personnel killed in Kashmir

Day-long fighting triggered as gunmen storm police base in Pulwama town in first major rebel attack in a year.

Indian security

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Hundreds arrested after deadly riots over 'rape guru'

At least 32 people were killed in riots after a court declared a religious leader guilty of raping two of his followers.

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Bomber, gunmen attack Shia Imam Zaman mosque in Kabul

Attackers strike mosque packed with people attending Friday prayers in Afghan capital killing at least 20 worshippers.

Imam Zaman mosque

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Ram Rahim Singh's supporters riot after rape conviction

At least 14 people killed and scores injured as supporters of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh protest guilty verdict.

Ram Rahim Singh

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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh convicted in 2002 rape case

Army deployed amid fears of violence as followers of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh gather outside court in Panchkula.

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India's top court rules privacy is a fundamental right

Landmark verdict could have far reaching consequences for government's biometric identification programme.

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A regional BJP leader offers reward of $1.5m for beheading actress and director of Bollywood period drama Padmavati.

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