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    ‘Art is dying’: Afghan artists hope to resist Taliban rule

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     PETALING JAYA, Sept 20 — Malaysian woman Jane (not her real name) did not work for two years because she had to look after her mother who was unwell in Perak. The mother...

  • Cardboard beds used in Tokyo Olympics to be reused for Covid-19 patients in Osaka

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  • Cambodia bat researchers on mission to track origin of Covid-19

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    Cambodia bat researchers on mission to track origin of Covid-19

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  • Television’s best bring glamour to Emmys red carpet

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    Television’s best bring glamour to Emmys red carpet

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Television’s A-list returned to the red carpet in high style for the Emmys on Sunday — a more traditional display of sartorial savoir faire after the...

  • Led by the nose: Meet the UAE’s Covid-19 sniffer dogs

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    Led by the nose: Meet the UAE’s Covid-19 sniffer dogs

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  • Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

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    Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

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  • Iran museums reopen after year-long Covid break

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    Iran museums reopen after year-long Covid break

    TEHRAN, Sept 19 — Iran reopened museums in Tehran and other cities today after a more than year-long closure because of the Covid-19 pandemic. “Museums in Tehran and other...

  • French daredevil takes hair-raising Seine tightrope walk

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    French daredevil takes hair-raising Seine tightrope walk

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  • Living with Alzheimer’s: China’s health time bomb

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  • ‘Change the game’: Supermodel Halima Aden reinvents modest fashion

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    ‘Change the game’: Supermodel Halima Aden reinvents modest fashion

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  • US startup aims to transform pet cuisine with lab-made food

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    US startup aims to transform pet cuisine with lab-made food

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  • Bangkok ‘taxi graveyard’ comes to life with mini-gardens

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    Bangkok ‘taxi graveyard’ comes to life with mini-gardens

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  • Men in China go under the knife to boost life chances

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    Men in China go under the knife to boost life chances

    BEIJING, Sept 19 — Worried his appearance would detract from opportunities in China’s competitive society, Xia Shurong decided to go under the surgeon’s knife to reshape his...

  • Desert camel carvings dated to around 7,000 years ago

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    Desert camel carvings dated to around 7,000 years ago

    PARIS, Sept 19 — Life-sized carvings of camels and horses hewn into rock faces in Saudi Arabia could be around 7,000 years old, according to new research that suggests they are...

  • Philippines divers clear plastic waste from corals for World Cleanup Day

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    Philippines divers clear plastic waste from corals for World Cleanup Day

    MANILA, Sept 19 — Divers in the Philippines pulled plastic bags, drinks bottles and fishing nets from a coral reef on Saturday, joining an annual cleanup that aims to highlight...

  • Finnish ex-con opens ‘rage room’ to repay society

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    Finnish ex-con opens ‘rage room’ to repay society

    HELSINKI, Sept 18 — A Finnish man who spent two decades behind bars for murder is trying to repay his debt to society by founding a “rage room” — letting clients vent...