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Aubrey Belford

Aubrey Belford

    Philippine relief effort spreads
    Philippine relief effort spreads
    Mobbed by hungry villagers, US military helicopters dropped desperately needed aid into remote areas of the typhoon-ravaged central Philippines, as...
    Quake-hit Indonesia mulls declaring villages mass graves
    Quake-hit Indonesia mulls declaring villages mass graves
    Villages buried in landslides triggered by last week's earthquake may be declared mass graves, Indonesian authorities said on Wednesday as relief...
    Indonesia calls off rescue efforts in quake-hit city
    Indonesia calls off rescue efforts in quake-hit city
    Indonesia called off the search for survivors in the quake-hit city of Padang on Monday as officials sought to contain the risk of disease caused...
    Fight to save the 'Amazon of the oceans'
    Fight to save the 'Amazon of the oceans'
    With its pleasure boats dipping on the horizon and clustered tourist restaurants, the Indonesian island of Nusa Lembongan looks little like the...
    Violent student brawls a part of life in Asia's swelling cities
    Violent student brawls a part of life in Asia's swelling cities
    The students and teachers of National High School Six call it "Bloody Friday". About once a month, dozens -- and sometimes hundreds -- of students...