• Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
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Pakistan price squeeze hits middle class...

Pakistan price squeeze hits middle class...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Rashid Mehmood owns a small shop selling children's clothing in Aabpara, the oldest market in the...

Myanmar filmmaker charged over Facebook...

Myanmar filmmaker charged over Facebook...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

The director, who runs a human rights film festival, was detained three months ago after a complaint...

Former Pakistani PM Abbasi

Former Pakistani PM Abbasi

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Abbasi, who served for less than a year following the resignation of former premier Nawaz Sharif in 2017,...

World Court orders review of Pakistan...

World Court orders review of Pakistan...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

The 16-judge panel said Pakistan has to provide an "effective review" of the case

India aims to expel all illegal migrants,...

India aims to expel all illegal migrants,...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

An exercise to identify alien immigrants from Muslim-majority Bangladesh has been going on in the northeastern...

WHO sounds Ebola alarm as risks...

WHO sounds Ebola alarm as risks...

Africa

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Earlier this week the WHO said hundreds of millions of dollars were needed immediately to prevent the...

Iranian diplomats, families living in...

Iranian diplomats, families living in...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Longtime US-Iran strains have worsened since US President Donald Trump last year quit a 2015 international...

US, Iran send conflicting signals on...

US, Iran send conflicting signals on...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s ultimate authority, accused Britain, Germany and France of failing...

Apollo moon rocks shed new light on...

Apollo moon rocks shed new light on...

World

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Between 1969 and 1972 over 2,000 separate samples were collected by the six Apollo missions to land on...

Taliban force Swedish charity to close...

Taliban force Swedish charity to close...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA)confirmed that the Taliban had forced it to close 42 of 77...

Ursula von der Leyen elected first female...

Ursula von der Leyen elected first female...

Europe

Wed, Jul 17 2019

As head of the EU executive, von der Leyen will be in charge of trade negotiations, economic and climate...

US to 'support efforts' by South Korea,...

US to 'support efforts' by South Korea,...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Relations between the neighbours have long been plagued by memories of Japan’s 1910-45 colonization...

Suu Kyi's bid to reform charter sparks...

Suu Kyi's bid to reform charter sparks...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The demonstrators, led by activists not aligned to the party, wore red headbands printed with the words...

Saudi-led coalition intercepts Houthi...

Saudi-led coalition intercepts Houthi...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The coalition had said earlier it also downed two drones in Yemeni airspace that had been launched towards...

Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed...

Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The move came days before a visit to Washington by Prime Minister Imran Khan

Influential Hindu group says India should...

Influential Hindu group says India should...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) was the key founder of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and has...

United to resume India flights from...

United to resume India flights from...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The company will also start a new daily service between San Francisco and New Delhi beginning December...

Worried UK employers call for changes...

Worried UK employers call for changes...

Europe

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The #FullStrength campaign said on Wednesday it had written to both Boris Johnson, and his rival Jeremy...

Iran says it came to help of disabled...

Iran says it came to help of disabled...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Tuesday that Iran would respond to Britain's...

US imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander...

US imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The US announcement came on the first day of an international ministerial conference on religious freedom...

Disney goes high-tech to draw fans to...

Disney goes high-tech to draw fans to...

Showtime

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Cast members said classic stories deserved a re-telling for different eras