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Southeast Asia urged to improve women's...

Southeast Asia urged to improve women's...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The demand for foreign brides in China has become a lucrative business for traffickers as the country's...

Malaysia shuts nearly 500 schools in...

Malaysia shuts nearly 500 schools in...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

More than 1,200 people went to hospital in a similar incident in March that led Malaysia to charge several...

Indian police arrest 11 for torturing...

Indian police arrest 11 for torturing...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

Ansari had been accused by villagers of carrying out a burglary

Taliban condemned for threats to media...

Taliban condemned for threats to media...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

President Ashraf Ghani's office condemned the threats by the insurgent group, which has previously...

Pakistan insists on Qatar World Cup...

Pakistan insists on Qatar World Cup...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

 Qatar was running out of time to stamp out widespread and serious exploitation of tens of thousands...

India, US nearing industrial security...

India, US nearing industrial security...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

India has bought weapons worth more than $15 billion from the United States over the past decade as it...

Police arrest newspaper publisher in...

Police arrest newspaper publisher in...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

Muslim-majority Kashmir is at the heart of more than seven decades of hostility between nuclear archrivals...

Four New JMB, including three Bangladeshis,...

Four New JMB, including three Bangladeshis,...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The arrested Indian national was also a member of the organization

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces...

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Hemasiri Fernando, who was defence secretary before the April 21 bombing of three churches and three...

Police: India stampede leaves at least...

Police: India stampede leaves at least...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

More than a thousand people were at the event in Rajasthan state, where Hindu religious sermons were...

Indian government: Kashmir separatists...

Indian government: Kashmir separatists...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Rhetoric from both sides, as well as Kashmiri separatists, some of whom want to join Pakistan, has been...

'Brain fever' death toll passes 150...

'Brain fever' death toll passes 150...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Authorities said 152 children have died in districts across the eastern state, with 131 in two hospitals...

Sri Lanka president seeks to roll back...

Sri Lanka president seeks to roll back...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Sirisena said the 19th amendment to the constitution - which notably transferred some of the president's...

Bangladesh, Nepal to use Indian grid...

Bangladesh, Nepal to use Indian grid...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The authorities from both countries have also planned to study and invest in 20 major hydropower project...

India rejects critical US religious...

India rejects critical US religious...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The report said groups claiming to protect cows -- considered sacred by Hindus -- have attacked Muslims...

Thai FM: Myanmar might issue verification...

Thai FM: Myanmar might issue verification...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Asean has agreed to enhance its role and visibility in humanitarian assistance, repatriation and sustainable...

18 dead, 24 injured in Cambodia building...

18 dead, 24 injured in Cambodia building...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The seven-storey steel and concrete structure in the coastal town of Sihanoukville, was a Chinese-owned...

Pakistan foreign minister says trust...

Pakistan foreign minister says trust...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Pakistan on Saturday hosted a conference to bring together more than 50 Afghan leaders

Infographic: India encephalitis toll...

Infographic: India encephalitis toll...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

An epidemic of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) - a brain virus - has afflicted more than 600 children...

Pompeo to seek stronger strategic ties...

Pompeo to seek stronger strategic ties...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Pompeo arrives in New Delhi on Tuesday for talks that are aimed at laying the ground for a meeting between...

Pompeo asks Pakistan to do more on religious...

Pompeo asks Pakistan to do more on religious...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Blasphemy is an incendiary issue in Muslim-majority Pakistan, where mere allegations of insulting Islam...