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Wuhan: Virus-hit Chinese city to shut public transport

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption The BBC's online health editor talks us through what we know about the virus Wuhan, a Chin...

South Korea transgender soldier to sue after landmark dismissal

Image copyright AFP Image caption Ms Byun was in tears as she told of not wanting to leave the army A transgender soldier in South Korea says she wil...

Zindagi Tamasha: Pakistan film suspended after religious uproar

Image copyright Instagram/Khoosat Films Pakistan has suspended the release of an award-winning film, after an Islamist political party objected to it...

Citizenship Amendment Act: Court refuses to put controversial law on hold

Image copyright AFP Image caption A controversial citizenship law has set off protests across India India's Supreme Court has refused to put on hold ...

Australia fires: 'I can't explain Morrison actions'

Video Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says Scott Morrison has failed to act like a leader during the bushfire crisis. Mr Turnbull,...

New China virus: 'Don't go to Wuhan, don't leave Wuhan'

Video Chinese health officials have given one of their first public briefings on the mystery China virus since the outbreak began. National Health C...