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Rivals India and Pakistan meet in...

Rivals India and Pakistan meet in...

Cricket

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Fans hope the inclement English weather, which has already wreaked havoc with the tournament, does not...

Regional cooperation  makes it...

Regional cooperation makes it...

Editorial

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Increased connectivity will remain key in the coming years

Thousands of doctors go on strike in...

Thousands of doctors go on strike in...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The protests were sparked by an attack at the NRS Medical College in Kolkata on June 10

India unveils spacecraft for moon-landing...

India unveils spacecraft for moon-landing...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Named Chandrayaan-2, the craft is made up of an orbiter, a lander and a rover developed by the Indian...

3 soldiers, one militant killed in Kashmir...

3 soldiers, one militant killed in Kashmir...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

The attack was carried out along a sensitive road in the south of the territory which is used by hundreds...

Modi to avoid Pakistan airspace despite...

Modi to avoid Pakistan airspace despite...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Pakistan closed its airspace in February after a suicide attack by a Pakistan-based militant group in...

India heatwave deaths rise to 36, poorest...

India heatwave deaths rise to 36, poorest...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

India's capital Delhi recorded its highest-ever temperature of 48°C on Tuesday, while Churu in...

Police fire tear gas to break up protest...

Police fire tear gas to break up protest...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Clashes between supporters of the Hindu nationalist BJP and a regional party that governs West Bengal...

Indian temple helps nurture 'extinct'...

Indian temple helps nurture 'extinct'...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

The black soft shell turtle was declared extinct in the wild in 2002 by the International Union for Conservation...

Pakistan allows Modi to fly over its...

Pakistan allows Modi to fly over its...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Pakistan on June 10 decided in principle to let Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s aircraft fly over...

Post-poll violence toll in West Bengal...

Post-poll violence toll in West Bengal...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

A police official said the bodies of two BJP members were found hanging from a tree in Howrah district...

Indian toddler dies after 110 hours...

Indian toddler dies after 110 hours...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Villagers angry about the failed rescue mission gathered at the site Tuesday and shouted slogans against...

Indian court orders release of journalist...

Indian court orders release of journalist...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Prashant Kanojia, 26, was detained by plainclothes police last week after a tweet about a woman claiming...

Rescue operation for trapped Indian...

Rescue operation for trapped Indian...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Fatehvir Singh fell into the  33 metre well on Thursday while playing in fields near his house

Six escape death sentence for rape,...

Six escape death sentence for rape,...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 10 2019

The girl was abducted while she was out grazing horses and taken to a village in Jammu, the Hindu-dominated...

Straight Bat: Is the table already being...

Straight Bat: Is the table already being...

Afsan Chowdhury

Mon, Jun 10 2019

At the second tier, Sri Lanka and Pakistan both have three points having shared the spoils of the...

India cleans Oz clocks

India cleans Oz clocks

Afsan Chowdhury

Mon, Jun 10 2019

The victory marked a statement of intent from the Indians

Journalist, TV channel head arrested...

Journalist, TV channel head arrested...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 9 2019

The arrests have sparked a huge debate on social media on freedom of expression

Development over dynasty

Development over dynasty

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Can Modi keep his promises to India?

Resolution of stressed assets: Lessons...

Resolution of stressed assets: Lessons...

Mamun Rashid

Fri, Jun 7 2019

What our policy-makers can learn from India

2 Indian police deserters among 4 killed...

2 Indian police deserters among 4 killed...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 7 2019

The officers had deserted, taking their automatic rifles, a day earlier to join the rebel ranks