North Korea ‘ready to attack’

USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group is sailing to waters off the Korean peninsula under orders from Trump

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Alibaba boss’s warns society to brace for internet misery

The world must change education systems and establish how to work with robots to help soften the blow, says Jack Ma

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Top officials resign in Afghanistan after Taliban kills more than 140 soldiers

More than 150 Afghan soldiers were also wounded in the assault when 10 Taliban militants, including suicide bombers, stormed an army base in the north

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Xi calls for restraint as US naval flotilla heads for Korean waters

Japan conducts exercises with the US aircraft carrier strike group as pressure on Pyongyang builds

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Afghans call for resignations after Taliban military attack

At least 100 soldiers were killed or wounded in a Taliban attack on a military base on Friday, spurring angry calls for ministers and army chiefs to resign

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IMF could lift its GDP forecast for China again in 2017

China’s economy grew faster than expected in the first three months of 2017, after record credit growth, a massive property boom and higher infrastructure spend

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