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FILE - In this Sept. 24, 1945, file photo, released by U.S. Marines, a battered religious figure stands witness on a hill above a burn-razed valley at Nagasaki, Japan, after the second atomic bomb ever used in warfare was dropped by the U.S. over the Japanese industrial center. The city of Nagasaki in southern Japan marks the 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Aug. 9, 1945. (U.S Marines via AP, File)
Q&A: Nagasaki marks 75th A-bomb anniversary on SundayThe city of Nagasaki in southern Japan marks the 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing on Sunday
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Jobless jeepney bus drivers line up to receive food donations as public transportation was again restricted during the lockdown in Quezon city, Philippines on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. The capital and outlying provinces returned to another lockdown after medical groups warned that the country was waging a losing battle against the coronavirus amid an alarming surge in infections. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Asia Today: Australian state records 466 cases, 12 deathsThe Australian state of Victoria recorded 466 new cases of COVID-19 and 12 deaths, including another man in his 30s
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Police say at least 14 people are dead and 123 injured after Air India Express plane skids off runway in southern IndiaPolice say at least 14 people are dead and 123 injured after Air India Express plane skids off runway in southern India
The Associated Press12 hours ago
People gather to look at the Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing at the airport in Kozhikode, Kerala state, India, Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. The special evacuation flight bringing people home to India who had been trapped abroad because of the coronavirus skidded off the runway and split in two while landing in heavy rain killing more than a dozen people and injuring dozens more. (AP Photo/C.K.Thanseer)
Plane skids off runway in India; 17 killed, including pilotsAt least 17 people have died and 123 are injured when a special return flight for Indians stranded abroad because of the coronavirus skidded off a hilltop runway and cracked in two while landing in heavy rain in the southern state of Kerala
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Indian news reports say Air India Express flight skids off runway while landing in heavy rain; some people injuredIndian news reports say Air India Express flight skids off runway while landing in heavy rain; some people injured
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Indian court rejects plea to end trial of 2 Italian marinesIndia’s Supreme Court has declined an Indian government plea to end the prosecution of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012 until it has heard from the victims' families on the issue of Italian compensation
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Thai protesters threaten escalation as police make arrests Political tensions are rising in Thailand, where pro-democracy activists are vowing to step up protests against the government as police arrested some key figures in recent demonstrations
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Malaysia's Mahathir, 95, forms new party to fight old allyTwo-time former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says he is forming a new ethnic Malay party more than two months after he was sacked from his previous party during a political struggle with his successor
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Australia leader refuses to attack political foes over virusAustralia’s prime minister has rejected demands from within his own conservative party to publicly attack the center-left Victoria state government over its flawed handling of the nation’s worst coronavirus outbreak
The Associated Press20 hours ago
A security officer wearing a face mask to protect against the coronavirus stands outside the Canadian Embassy in Beijing, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020. China announced on Friday that it had sentenced a Canadian to death on drug charges, the second day in a row Chinese courts handed down the death penalty to a Canadian citizen. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
China sentences fourth Canadian to death on drug chargesChina has sentenced a fourth Canadian citizen to death on drug charges in less than two years following a sharp downturn in ties over the arrest of an executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei
The Associated Press21 hours ago
China sentences fourth Canadian to death on drug charges since sharp downturn in ties over arrest of Huawei executiveChina sentences fourth Canadian to death on drug charges since sharp downturn in ties over arrest of Huawei executive
The Associated Press21 hours ago
Monsoon flood, mudslide kill 15 in India, disaster team sentA mudslide triggered by heavy monsoon rain and flooding has killed at least 15 people and buried 20 homes of tea plantation workers in southern India
The Associated Press22 hours ago
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