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Two dead, 18 missing after boat capsizes off Malaysia

Two dead, 18 missing after boat capsizes off Malaysia

Overloaded fishing boat was carrying illegal immigrants from Indonesia

Killing of top cop casts suspicion on officials in Thailand's volatile South

Killing of top cop casts suspicion on officials in Thailand's volatile South

Analysis: Islamic leaders, relatives and friends reject authorities' version of events

Indian school expels 13 HIV+ orphans

Indian school expels 13 HIV+ orphans

Parents demand that 23 healthy children living at the same orphanage also be expelled

South Korea announces funding for humanitarian projects in North Korea

South Korea announces funding for humanitarian projects in North Korea

Grants earmarked for civilian groups only, ban on direct state aid to North still in place

New implantable contraceptive chip can last for up to 16 years

New implantable contraceptive chip can last for up to 16 years

The device, funded by the Gates Foundation, can be controlled remotely and is password protected

Nuns and young Chaldeans detained in Mosul have been freed

Nuns and young Chaldeans detained in Mosul have been freed

'No ransom was paid' to free the group which had been held by militants since June 28

Israel holds off Gaza ground assault as world urges calm

Israel holds off Gaza ground assault as world urges calm

In past 24 hours, more than 17,000 Palestinians have sought refuge in UN run schools

In Malaysia, path to leave Islam is far from easy

In Malaysia, path to leave Islam is far from easy

Only 135 of 686 requests by Muslims seeking to change their religious status approved from 2000-2010

China backed dam projects fueling conflict in Shan State

China backed dam projects fueling conflict in Shan State

Burma Army attacking civilians, contravening its ceasefire agreement with Shan State Army-North

Vietnam’s first Catholic university could be built within a year

Vietnam’s first Catholic university could be built within a year

The establishment of the university marks a historical turning point for the Church in Vietnam

Pakistan Catholic minister's alleged killer bailed

Pakistan Catholic minister's alleged killer bailed

Suspect in Shahbaz Bhatti case freed on medical grounds

Philippines admits six soldiers died in 'friendly fire'

Philippines admits six soldiers died in 'friendly fire'

Incident occurred in battle with Abu Sayyaf militants

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