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The Sri Lankan authorities say that, in future, any tourist arriving in the country with a tattoo of the Buddha can expect to be deported.
Exactly a year ago, an eight-storey building housing several clothing factories in Bangladesh collapsed, killing more than 1,100 people and injuring…
With 80% of the votes counted, Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah remains the front runner followed by Ashraf Ghani, officials say.
Pakistan fighter jets target compounds thought to be hideouts for militants connected to a recent series of attacks in the country, officials say.
Convicted football match-fixer Wilson Raj Perumal is being held by Finnish police on an international arrest warrant, officials say.