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Mount Merapi: Indonesia's most volatile volcano spews 6km-high column of ash in new eruption

Disaster agency warns villages residing on volcano’s slopes to stay 3km away from mouth of crater Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/indonesia-mount-merapi-volcano-eruption-alert-status-ash-a9577831.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Coronavirus: Dengue fever on the rise in Southeast Asia amid lockdown

Mosquitoes may be thriving as restrictions mean less chance for neighbourhoods to be cleaned Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/coronavirus-dengue-fever-increasing-southeast-asia-singapore-indonesia-bali-a9577331.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Threatened species are 'laundered' in Japan's exotic pet trade, study finds

Stop The Wildlife Trade: Species like slow lorises, owls and pythons are sought for private collections and social media is playing a role in driving…

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North Korea says it has severed all communication with South Korea

The decision carried further significance because it was attributed in part to Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Source:…

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Millions head to shelters as cyclone bears down on India and Bangladesh

While the region is no stranger to devastating storms, wind speeds have grown due to climate change and warming, experts say. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/cyclone-amphan-heads-toward-india-bangladesh-sending-millions-shelters-n1211001 Droolin’ Dog…

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Super Cyclone Amphan Is Set to Hit India and Bangladesh

A rapidly intensifying Category 5 super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and heading for the India-Bangladesh border. The storm could cause extensive…

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Democratic and pro-Beijing lawmakers scuffle in Hong Kong legislature

Pro-Beijing lawmaker, Starry Lee, in seen sitting in the chairperson’s seat surrounded by security, as others race to remove her. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/democratic-pro-china-lawmakers-scuffle-hong-kong-legislature-n1202691 Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Cat meat traders in Vietnam 'stealing beloved family pets' as business thrives during coronavirus

Piles of bones laid out on pavements as desperate owners appeal for information on animals Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/cat-meat-vietnam-pet-steal-theft-coronavirus-hanoi-four-paws-a9495236.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Taiwan says Chinese carrier group drills close to island

A Chinese naval flotilla led by the country’s first aircraft carrier passed by the eastern and southern coasts of Taiwan on Sunday to carry out…

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Anak Krakatau eruption: Indonesian volcano which triggered deadly tsunami in 2018 erupts again

‘This is a big eruption for this volcano, but there is no reason to lose sleep,’ Nasa scientist says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/anak-krakatau-volcano-eruption-news-indonesia-ash-tsunami-island-a9460491.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Indonesia capital sets up disinfectant-spraying booths to fight virus

Indonesia’s capital is installing hand-washing stations and disinfectant-spraying booths across the city of 10 million people to try to curb an accelerating spread of coronavirus…

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Japan, spared mass outbreak so far, now sees ‘national crisis’ after Tokyo surge

Japan, so far spared the mass spread of coronavirus that has hit Europe and North America, took urgent new steps on Thursday to respond to…

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How to Take and Annotate Screenshots on iPad Using Apple Pencil

As an avid iPad user, you might be taking screenshots and annotating them quite often using the Apple Pencil. A new shortcut introduced in iPadOS…

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Cambodia scraps plans for Mekong hydropower dams

Campaigners welcome decision which allays fears for fragile biodiversity and communities dependent on river for livelihood A Cambodian government decision to postpone building new hydropower…

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Indonesia warns of escalating coronavirus cases, adds restrictions on foreign travellers

Indonesia is bracing for a significant increase in coronavirus cases as it widens efforts to locate and test victims, health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said…

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Indonesia capital shuts schools as coronavirus cases spread

Indonesia’s capital city will close all schools and order remote teaching for at least two weeks to curb the spread of coronavirus, Jakarta’s governor said…

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World markets plunge deepens as virus panic worsens

Asia’s stock markets crashed on Friday as panic gripping world financial markets deepened, and even haven assets such as gold and bonds were ditched to…

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With tourist trade down, hungry wild monkeys storm city in Thailand in search of food

“There’s normally a lot of tourists here to feed the monkeys but now there are not as many, because of the coronavirus,” a person in…

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The National Cancel Japan Tour Dates Due to Coronavirus

The National have become the latest band to cancel concerts in Asia due to coronavirus concerns. “Much to our disappointment, in the interest of public…

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Green Day Postpone Asian Tour Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Add Green Day to the growing list of bands postponing their Asian tour dates. The veteran punk band announced in a statement that they’d be moving…

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Hadaka Matsuri: Thousands take part in Japan's 'Naked Festival'

Men in loincloths compete to be ‘luckiest of the year’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/naked-festival-japan-okayama-saidaiji-temple-a9338506.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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