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Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 0600 GMT, Oct. 8 HONG KONG -- The Hong Kong Monetary Authority announced on Wednesday that it is to adjust the methodology for determining the base rate starting from Thursday, which will amount to a base rate cut by 100 basis points.
Nepalese authorities say the 18 people killed in the crash of a Yeti Airlines twin-engine Otter plane included 12 German nationals and two Australians.
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal's anti-monarchy protests spread to the usually off-limits tourist district in Kathmandu on Sunday, with hundreds of people chanting slogans against King Gyanendra and burning tyres on the street.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.