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12 Dec 2013 : Australia's High Court on Thursday struck down gay marriage in the nation's capital where dozens have wed under a landmark law, ruling that parliament must decide whether to approve same-sex unions.
12 Dec 2013 : US prosecutors stacked up evidence against one of the world's top wine collectors, on trial in New York accused of selling fake vintage wine that could see him jailed 40 years.
30 Oct 2013 : A US network has apologized after a child flippantly suggested to "kill everyone in China" during a late-night comedy show which infuriated Asian American activists.
30 Oct 2013 : The head of a UN inquiry into North Korea rights abuses told Tuesday how he had been reduced to tears by witness accounts of people who fled the hardline state.
30 Oct 2013 : Wallaby scrum-half Will Genia said there was "nothing better" for an Australian than playing England at Twickenham as he looked ahead to Saturday's tour opener at 'headquarters'.
30 Oct 2013 : An International Monetary Fund team is visiting Pakistan to monitor progress on reforms tied to a $6.7 billion loan package, with analysts warning difficult months lie ahead.
30 Oct 2013 : Ageless Thai Thongchai Jaidee said Tuesday it would be one of the proudest moments of his life if he could finish a remarkable year inside the European Tour's top 10.
30 Oct 2013 : Beijing has put its nuclear-powered submarine fleet on public display, with state media Tuesday touting the move as unprecedented and necessary to show other countries China's strike capabilities as territorial tensions mount.
30 Oct 2013 : Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva yesterday accused the government of kowtowing to Cambodia over the Preah Vihear territorial dispute.
29 Oct 2013 : Taiwan said Tuesday it had lodged a complaint with Apple over new iPhone and computer operating systems that describe the island as a province of China.
29 Oct 2013 : The Maldivian parliament Tuesday sacked the country's attorney general, who had supported the Supreme Court's annulling of presidential elections that were won by the opposition leader.
29 Oct 2013 : Hindu leaders on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali Tuesday lashed out at a government plan to attract more tourists to their most sacred temple as "degrading" to Hinduism.