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The latest stories from the Asia section of the BBC News web site.
8 Feb
A woman and a man are rescued from the ruins of a building in Tainan, Taiwan, more than two days after a quake killed at least 37 people.
8 Feb
The UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket, saying it will soon adopt a sanctions resolution.
8 Feb
A male leopard enters a school in the Indian city of Bangalore, injuring six people before being captured and released.
7 Feb
Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah is given a three-month ban after admitting to a doping offence.
8 Feb
Two children are killed in Cambodia after trying to open an unexploded rocket-propelled grenade they found.
8 Feb
Australia's top immigration official denies widely reported allegations that a five-year-old boy was raped at the Nauru migrant detention centre.
8 Feb
Tokyo's Nikkei 225 trades higher despite falls in the US on Friday following disappointing job numbers.
7 Feb
Militants freed an Australian woman kidnapped with her husband last month in Burkina Faso, where they provided health services.
7 Feb
The key Afghanistan district of Sangin in Helmand is once again on the verge of falling to the Taliban, an Afghan commander tells the BBC.
6 Feb
The Pentagon releases nearly 200 photographs linked to allegations of abuse by the US military in Iraq and Afghanistan over a decade ago.
6 Feb
The UN's top human rights official arrives in Sri Lanka amid concerns that the country's president is backtracking on promises to investigate war crimes.
7 Feb
Rescuers in Taiwan are working round the clock to try to find more than 130 people missing more than 24 hours after the island was hit by a powerful earthquake.
8 Feb
One Chinese artist has found a novel way to help his parents get up to speed with apps and help them stay in touch.
7 Feb
BBC News meets a photographer who specialises in taking pre-wedding photos of Chinese couples in London, a growing trend.
7 Feb
Rescuers work through the night in Taiwan, as they search for more than 100 people who are still missing.
6 Feb
An earthquake has toppled a number of buildings in the south Taiwanese city of Tainan, with rescue teams trying to reach people trapped in rubble.
7 Feb
The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports from Tainan, where over 200 people have been rescued from buildings that collapsed after an earthquake
6 Feb
An earthquake has toppled a number of buildings in the south Taiwanese city of Tainan.
6 Feb
An Indian airline has suspended five crew members who let a Bollywood star sing over its public address system.
8 Feb
A stolen critically endangered tortoise is returned to an Australian zoo after being sold on the black market.
8 Feb
Images from around the world as hundreds of millions of people celebrate the Lunar New Year, welcoming in the year of the monkey.
7 Feb
China's efforts to prop up its currency result in a $99.5bn plunge in its foreign currency reserves in January.
6 Feb
China has banned retired cadres and Communist Party members from believing in a religion or practising religious activities, state media report.
5 Feb
A Chinese writer tells the BBC he published a provocative book about President Xi Jinping, linked to five missing Hong Kong booksellers, as a challenge to China.
8 Feb
David Headley, a US man sentenced to 35 years in prison for his role in plotting the 2008 Mumbai attacks, testifies in an Indian court.
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