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In photos: Where army job dreams are made and broken

Afghanistan earthquake: hospital struggles to help survivors

Philippines ferry ablaze - most passengers rescued

China and Hong Kong: The highs and lows since handover

Afghanistan earthquake: Villagers report aftershocks but no aid

G7 summit: Leader detail $600bn plan to rival China's Belt and Road initiative

Maharashtra: The crisis so far and what could happen next

Why do so many devastating earthquakes happen in Afghanistan?


Thailand blocks as petition against king gains traction

J-Hope: BTS fans 'save' squirrels for K-pop star's birthday

'Building heaven in a year' - The making of Thailand's royal pyre: #คิดถึงพ่อ #KingBhumibol  #KingRama9 

Thailand protests: Protesters defy rally ban as PM Prayuth vows not to quit

Simon Cheng: Former UK consulate worker says he was tortured in China

#BTS fans, have you heard the news? Your idols are gonna be in Asia very soon. BBC News would like to meet up with members of the Army in the concert venues of Singapore, Hong Kong or Bangkok. Get in touch with our reporters

Drone footage has captured thousands of #Rohingya  Muslims fleeing Myanmar: