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  1. A poster of Chinese President Xi Jinping hangs next to a crucifix on the wall of a Tibetan Catholic

    Crisis of faith: Tibetan Catholics face modernity in China village

    Ruanna, a 77-year-old Tibetan woman living in a remote Chinese village overlooking the Mekong river, says her Catholic faith has never been in doubt.
  2. A ballot box used in the banned October 1, 2017 referendum on independence is displayed next to tro

    A village remembers Catalonia's ill-fated bid to leave Spain

    Oriol Costa looks at a ballot box in a glass case in his village in Catalonia, a reminder of last year's banned Oct. 1 referendum on independence ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: General view shows the main part of the Palestinian Bedouin encampment of Khan al-Ahmar

    Israel sets October deadline to evacuate Bedouin village in West Bank

    Israel on Sunday told residents of Khan al-Ahmar, a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank slated for demolition, to clear their houses by Oct. 1.
  4. Newly displaced Syrian children arrive to a refugee camp in Atimah village, Idlib province

    As Idlib offensive looms, Syrians flee to border villages

    Syrians escaping violence in Idlib have arrived in villages near the Turkish border in droves, fearing Damascus will launch a full-blown assault ...
  5. Iran quake

    6.2-magnitude earthquake hits southeastern Iran

  6. Swiss Alps

    Eight missing after huge landslide in Swiss Alps

  7. Ren family

    More than 500 pose for family photo in China

    They were all descendants of the Ren family, who had gathered at the Shishe Village in Shengzhou City to mark the completion of their family tree.
  8. (pp) Tonle Sap 1

    Bacteria to improve sanitation on Southeast Asia's largest lake

    A programme has been launched to improve sanitation among the floating villages on Southeast Asia's biggest freshwater lake, Tonle Sap, and ...
  9. India ATM

    Indian villages to receive card-swiping machines amid cash crunch

    Tens of thousands of Indian villages will soon be equipped with card-swiping machines to boost cashless payments, the finance minister said on ...
  10. Aceh earthquake Kuta Pangwa village

    'Everything destroyed': Indonesians face quake destruction

    Pinned under concrete in the pitch dark, Marthonis - the chief of Kuta Pangwa village - was not alone. Every house in his small hamlet was ...