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The bomb attack took place at the crowded Erawan Shrine in Bangkok on 17 August

Man arrested over Thailand bomb attack

30 Aug Police probing Thailand's deadliest bombing raided a second location and widened their search for more suspects today after a foreigner was arrested and stacks of fake passports and bomb-making materials found at a Bangkok apartment block.

The lawyers of one of the whistleblowers wrote to the Garda Commissioner expressing concern over the investigation

Garda led inquiry into colleague despite warning

30 Aug A senior garda was appointed to lead an internal inquiry into a high-ranking colleague, despite Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan being warned a year earlier over alleged links between the two senior officers.

Smoke billows from a military base hit during an air strike in Yemen earlier this month

36 killed in Yemen air strike

30 Aug An air strike by a Saudi-led coalition killed 36 civilians working at a bottling plant in the northern Yemeni province of Hajjah, residents said.

Rally triggered over financial crisis surrounding prime minister

Pressure mounts on Malaysian PM to resign

30 Aug Thousands of people have gathered for a second day of protests in Kuala Lumpur to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak over a multi-million-dollar financial scandal.

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