• Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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Confident of poll win, Modi's alliance...

Confident of poll win, Modi's alliance...

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Wed, May 22 2019

Economic growth eased to a five-quarter low of 6.6% in the three months to December and there are signs...

India's opposition parties allege vote...

India's opposition parties allege vote...

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Wed, May 22 2019

Their concern stemmed from video clips on social media purportedly showing attempts to replace the machines...

6 dead in Indonesia post-election...

6 dead in Indonesia post-election...

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Wed, May 22 2019

Protests on Tuesday by supporters of Prabowo Subianto, started peacefully but turned violent in the evening,...

Fake news rampant after Sri Lanka attacks...

Fake news rampant after Sri Lanka attacks...

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Wed, May 22 2019

After the ban, many anxious social media users switched to virtual private networks (VPNs) or the TOR...

India decides:Counting the world's largest...

India decides:Counting the world's largest...

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Wed, May 22 2019

More than 67% of the electorate turned out to use the electronic voting machines during seven rounds...

Minorities, especially Muslims, fearful...

Minorities, especially Muslims, fearful...

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Wed, May 22 2019

Results of the world’s biggest election due tomorrow

Infographic: Joko Widodo wins second...

Infographic: Joko Widodo wins second...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Joko Widodo has been re-elected as Indonesia’s president following the poll in April, former general...

Maldives quash terror conviction of...

Maldives quash terror conviction of...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Adeeb was considered a close confidant of Yameen until he was dramatically impeached in November 2015...

In an Indian village, Muslims talk of...

In an Indian village, Muslims talk of...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Muslim residents who spoke to Reuters said they thought tensions would only worsen if Prime Minister...

Politician, family members among 11...

Politician, family members among 11...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Heavily armed militants fired automatic weapons at the five-vehicle convoy of Tirong Aboh

China trip and son's wedding: Sri Lanka...

China trip and son's wedding: Sri Lanka...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Sirisena's allies say he did the best he could in a volatile situation, citing measures like temporarily...

Investigators: 'Mother of Satan' bombs...

Investigators: 'Mother of Satan' bombs...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Detectives said the back-pack bombs used in the April 21 attacks on three churches and three hotels were...

Five reasons why many Indians voted...

Five reasons why many Indians voted...

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Tue, May 21 2019

The party knows this and that’s why its campaign was singularly focused on him, to the extent that...

India's Congress urges workers to ignore...

India's Congress urges workers to ignore...

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Tue, May 21 2019

Modi's ruling coalition is projected to win between 339 and 365 seats in the 545-member lower house...

If Modi wins India election, who will...

If Modi wins India election, who will...

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Tue, May 21 2019

In the past five years, Jaitley not only steered through parliament major economic legislation such as...

India's Hindu groups on demands as Modi...

India's Hindu groups on demands as Modi...

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Mon, May 20 2019

Votes will be counted on Thursday

As Indian election dust settles, jobs,...

As Indian election dust settles, jobs,...

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Mon, May 20 2019

An official survey showed India’s unemployment rate rose to 6.1%, the highest level in at least...

Rights groups seek UN investigation...

Rights groups seek UN investigation...

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Mon, May 20 2019

The report said at least 40 people in 432 case studies researched died 'as a result of injuries received...

Sri Lanka president vows to eliminate...

Sri Lanka president vows to eliminate...

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Mon, May 20 2019

The government has blamed a local jihadist group for the April 21 attacks against three churches and...

32 dead in Tajikistan prison riot

32 dead in Tajikistan prison riot

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Mon, May 20 2019

The prison in Vakhdat, 17km east of the capital Dushanbe, holds 1,500 inmates

Is BJP on the rise in West Bengal?

Is BJP on the rise in West Bengal?

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Mon, May 20 2019

Anti-BJP parties are reeling from exit poll shock