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India will allow some exports of anti-malaria...

India will allow some exports of anti-malaria...

Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 7 2020

The Indian government had earlier put a hold on exports of hydroxychloroquine as well as on the pain...

Pakistan police clash with doctors protesting...

Pakistan police clash with doctors protesting...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 7 2020

Pakistan has reported a total of 3,277 cases of the virus, including 52 deaths

Coronavirus test rate: Bangladesh among...

Coronavirus test rate: Bangladesh among...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 6 2020

Only 36 in every million people are being tested for the coronavirus in Indonesia, making it the fourth...

Coronavirus: India’s president, PM,...

Coronavirus: India’s president, PM,...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 6 2020

The president, vice president, and all governors have also voluntarily decided to take a cut in the wages...

Unicef: Urgent need to secure learning...

Unicef: Urgent need to secure learning...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 6 2020

While most countries in the global north are continuing education at home through online learning, South...

Coronavirus: Mumbai hospital shut after...

Coronavirus: Mumbai hospital shut after...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 6 2020

Mumbai, one of the worst hit metro cities by coronavirus outbreak in India, has reported 458 of Maharashtra's...

Indians light lamps to challenge darkness...

Indians light lamps to challenge darkness...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 6 2020

In some big cities like Mumbai and New Delhi, residents of some housing associations stood in balconies...

20,000 worshippers quarantined in Pakistan...

20,000 worshippers quarantined in Pakistan...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 6 2020

'Health officials are conducting tests for coronavirus and some of them have tested...

Amid Covid-19 fears, Pakistan searches...

Amid Covid-19 fears, Pakistan searches...

Coronavirus

Sun, Apr 5 2020

About 2,500 attendees - including 1,500 foreigners - who had remained around the event site, have been...

12 killed in Indian Kashmir violence...

12 killed in Indian Kashmir violence...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 5 2020

The clashes also left three soldiers dead and critically injured several more

Pakistan worshippers clash with police...

Pakistan worshippers clash with police...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 4 2020

'In the greater interest of saving lives, a decision to ban the prayer congregations at mosques has...

What can the India experience tell Bangladesh...

What can the India experience tell Bangladesh...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 4 2020

Many countries listened to WHO and benefited, while many others did not and are paying a heavy

Coronavirus: Pakistan teeters on the...

Pakistan teeters on the edge of...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 4 2020

Pakistan’s infection rate has fuelled by a jump in cases related to members of Tablighi Jamaat,...

The religious retreat that sparked India's...

The religious retreat that sparked India's...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 3 2020

More than 450 coronavirus cases and at least 8 deaths have now already been linked to Tablighi Jamaat...

As infection rate steepens in India,...

As infection rate steepens in India,...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 2 2020

India, Pakistan and Bangladesh are home to more than a fifth of the world’s population

Toaster-sized ventilator from India...

Toaster-sized ventilator from India...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Priced at around $2,000, the AgVa ventilator is a fraction of the price of conventional ventilators,...

Indian farmers feed strawberries to...

Indian farmers feed strawberries to...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Indian grapes are also exported to Europe, which has sharply cut purchases in the past few weeks as the...

US scientists link TB vaccine with lower...

US scientists link TB vaccine with lower...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The study also claimed the BCG vaccine could be a ‘game-changer’ in the fight against...

Villager fakes death to circumvent India's...

Villager fakes death to circumvent India's...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 1 2020

'A policeman there immediately figured out that the man lying covered inside the ambulance could...

Coronavirus: India scours mosques to...

Coronavirus: India scours mosques to...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 1 2020

2,335 people were taken out of the Tablighi centre and its mosque over a 36-hour period that ended on...

Coronavirus casts shadow over...

Coronavirus casts shadow over...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Sherpa and other guides, who are often the sole breadwinners for their families, say they face a more...