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Setback for BJP as Mumbai placed under...

Setback for BJP as Mumbai placed under...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

India has been battling an economic slowdown and the political stalemate is a setback for Mumbai

Restive Kashmir marks 100 days since...

Restive Kashmir marks 100 days since...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

Tensions have been high since August 5 when the national government moved to bring the region under direct...

Pakistan installs statue of Indian pilot...

Pakistan installs statue of Indian pilot...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

The statue stands in a gallery named Operation Swift Retort

Indian capital in ‘day-to-day battle’...

Indian capital in ‘day-to-day battle’...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

With the cool season setting in, the city was likely to suffer for weeks

Sri Lanka steps up security for final...

Sri Lanka steps up security for final...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

Campaigning should stop at midnight Wednesday (1830 GMT) allowing a two-day colling period before Saturday...

12 killed in Kabul car bomb blast

12 killed in Kabul car bomb blast

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

All those killed in the suicide attack were Afghan civilians, and the nationalities of the foreigners...

Ayodhya verdict: Retired Supreme Court...

Ayodhya verdict: Retired Supreme Court...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 13 2019

'I am perplexed and disturbed'

Rogue 'Bin Laden' elephant caught in...

Rogue 'Bin Laden' elephant caught in...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Nearly 2,300 people have been killed by elephants in India over the last five years, according to official...

Afghanistan to swap Taliban militants...

Afghanistan to swap Taliban militants...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Anas Haqqani, Taliban commanders Haji Mali Khan and Hafiz Rashid were...

BJP suffers setback as Maharashtra slips...

BJP suffers setback as Maharashtra slips...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 11 2019

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged as the single largest part in a state election in Maharashtra...

Gambia files Rohingya genocide case...

Gambia files Rohingya genocide case...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 11 2019

UN investigators have said that the 2017 crackdown by Myanmar's military was executed with “genocidal...

With Indian court ruling, Modi's Hindu-first...

With Indian court ruling, Modi's Hindu-first...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 11 2019

BJP may move towards delivering on its third traditional plank: Creating a uniform civil code that does...

Haze wraps Delhi again as air quality...

Haze wraps Delhi again as air quality...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 11 2019

A dip in wind speed and temperature is making air denser, trapping pollutants, worsening air

77 detained in India over holy site...

77 detained in India over holy site...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 11 2019

At least 77 people were arrested in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh after the Supreme Court...

IS 'defeated' in key Afghan...

IS 'defeated' in key Afghan...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 10 2019

The claim comes after the jihadists first burst into Afghanistan's conflict in 2015

India, Pakistan contacts at 'zero' despite...

India, Pakistan contacts at 'zero' despite...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 10 2019

The border crossing pact between the neighbours allows visa-free access from India to the Pakistani town...

India detains dozens over social media...

India detains dozens over social media...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 10 2019

The Supreme Court awarded the bitterly contested site in the northern town of Ayodhya to Hindus on...

Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons...

Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 10 2019

Many Sri Lankans took to social media to condemn Sirisena

Cyclone Bulbul claims 4 lives in...

Cyclone Bulbul claims 4 lives in...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 9 2019

The cyclone is expected to cross Khulna coast around Saturday midnight

Official: US wants UN to take up Dalai...

Official: US wants UN to take up Dalai...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 9 2019

Sam Brownback, the US ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, said he spoke at length...

Sri Lankan politicians promise sanitary...

Sri Lankan politicians promise sanitary...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 9 2019

The focus on women and LGBT+ issues echoes a similar trend in neighbouring India, where it was driven...