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LAST_UPDATEWed, 29 Mar 2017 2pm

China's Tencent Buys 5% Stake In Tesla

Chinese tech giant Tencent has spent $1.78bn (£1.4bn) on buying a 5% stake in electric carmaker Tesla.

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Kashmir: 3 Killed In Violent Protests After Firefight

At least three civilians have been killed during protests in India-administered Kashmir after police targeted a home where a suspected rebel was holed up.

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Longer Jail Term Sought For Bosnian Croat Official

Prosecutors have urged UN war crimes judges to impose a 40-year jail term on a former Bosnian Croat politician, denouncing his initial 25-year sentence as inadequate for "massive" crimes committed in the Bosnian war.

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Syria: 40,000 Displaced As Fighting Rages Near Hama

Nearly 40,000 people, mostly women and children, have been displaced over the past week by fighting northwest of Syria's Hama city, the United Nations said on Tuesday.

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Five Men Arrested In India Over Attacks On Africans

Indian police arrested five men after hundreds of people went on a violent rampage targeting Africans outside of New Delhi where a teenage boy died of a suspected drug overdose.

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[Video] Firefighter Catches Woman Falling from Burning Home

Pic: CGTN

A video of firefighters catching two women who fell from a burning building has gone viral on the Chinese mainland.

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Article 50: May Signs Letter That Will Trigger Brexit

Theresa May has signed the letter that will formally begin the UK's departure from the European Union.

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Students Must Swim Before They Graduate, Says China University

Students applying to one of China's most prestigious universities have been told they must learn to swim before they graduate.

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Missing Taiwan Activist Allegedly Detained In China

A Taiwanese human rights advocate who went missing last week in China has been arrested by mainland authorities, according to his wife.

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