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U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he walks toward Marine One while departing the White House in Washington DC on 22 April 2014 Obama pledges Japan islands support

US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.

South Korean divers take part in recovery operations at the site of the sunken ferry off the coast of the island of Jindo - 23 April 2014 More held in S Korea ferry disaster

Authorities in South Korea arrest four more crew members from the ferry that sank last week and raid the offices of companies linked to its owners.


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Would you work here? Would you work here?

Air quality isn’t improving. Will it hurt business interest in India’s capital?


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Phantom Badger reports for duty Phantom Badger reports for duty

With US Navy approval, Boeing’s new war machine is ready to roll


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Drinking coffee The world’s top coffee cities

These six places are known for their top-notch brews and caffeine-focused cultures - perfect for those on an extended stay.

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Snapped pencil Is hiring a super tutor worth it?

As exam season looms, many wealthy parents pay big money for 'super tutors' to raise their kids' grades - although a good tutor alone doesn't guarantee success.

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Spain Embracing the winds of change?

Spain has established itself as a superpower in wind and solar energy - but the government threatens to pull the rug from under the industry's feet.


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