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British woman dies during Thai cosmetic surgery

British woman dies during Thai cosmetic surgery

BANGKOK — A British woman has died under anaesthesia during a cosmetic procedure by an uncertified surgeon at a clinic in Thailand’s capital, authorities said today (Oct 24).

Japan’s new Trade Minister hit by scandal

TOKYO — Revelations that Japan’s new Trade Minister owns shares in a company his ministry oversees and that his political support group had spent money at a racy bar could cause...

Scion of Bhutto dynasty throws down gauntlet to PM

Scion of Bhutto dynasty throws down gauntlet to PM

NAUDERO (Pakistan) — The scion of Pakistan’s leading political dynasty, emerging from the shadow of his mother and former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto seven years after she was...

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