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Brexit: Asian banks assess London property risks

Asian banks are taking a hard look at the political and economic uncertainty in the UK - and some of them don't like what they see.

30 June 2016
Karishma Vaswani Asia business correspondent

Corruption soils Afghanistan's bright blue treasure

The semi-precious stone lapis lazuli could be a powerful resource to help reconstruct Afghanistan, says Justin Rowlatt, but it has become a major source of corruption and conflict.

6 June 2016
Justin Rowlatt South Asia correspondent

Why cracking down on cheating in India's Bihar state is tough

A crackdown in Bihar yields some results, but the epidemic of exam cheating in Bihar continues unabated, writes Soutik Biswas.

3 June 2016
Soutik Biswas Delhi correspondent

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