• Thursday, Nov 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 08:22 pm
Nepal's Prime Minister Oli reshuffles...

Nepal's Prime Minister Oli reshuffles...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 21 2019

A government statement issued late Wednesday said Oli dropped six cabinet ministers and three junior...

India says 'total normalcy' in Kashmir...

India says 'total normalcy' in Kashmir...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 21 2019

India blames the insurgency on Pakistan

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa brothers back...

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa brothers back...

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Thu, Nov 21 2019

The siblings are credited with destroying in brutal fashion ethnic Tamil separatists to end Sri Lanka's...

Charges dropped against new Sri Lanka...

Charges dropped against new Sri Lanka...

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Thu, Nov 21 2019

Under Sri Lanka's constitution, no court proceedings can be maintained against a serving...

Amit Shah: NRC will be carried out...

Amit Shah: NRC will be carried out...

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Thu, Nov 21 2019

The Assam citizen's list, put out in August, left out 19 lakh people

2 US service members killed in Afghanistan...

2 US service members killed in Afghanistan...

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Thu, Nov 21 2019

The Taliban claimed they had shot the helicopter down in Charkh district

Suu Kyi to contest Rohingya genocide...

Suu Kyi to contest Rohingya genocide...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 20 2019

Gambia, mainly Muslim West African nation, lodged its lawsuit after winning the support of the Organization...

Sri Lanka's prime minister to resign...

Sri Lanka's prime minister to resign...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 20 2019

Some local media reported on Wednesday that the new president would name his brother as interim prime...

Afghanistan's president claims victory...

Afghanistan's president claims victory...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 20 2019

More than 600 fighters from IS, locally known as Daesh, have surrendered with their families to the Afghan...

Dead-end: Rohingya in Malaysia warn...

Dead-end: Rohingya in Malaysia warn...

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Wed, Nov 20 2019

Malaysia has become home to more than 100,000 Rohingya refugees, the second-highest number in the world...

Taliban release 2 Western hostages in...

Taliban release 2 Western hostages in...

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Tue, Nov 19 2019

The release of American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks, both professors at the American University...

Avalanche kills six on Siachen Glacier...

Avalanche kills six on Siachen Glacier...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

The disaster was the latest on the Siachen Glacier at more than 16,500 feet that is claimed by India...

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa likely to re-boot...

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa likely to re-boot...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Under Mahinda, who may become prime minister, Sri Lanka secured almost $7 billion in loans from China,...

Nawaz Sharif leaves Pakistan for medical...

Nawaz Sharif leaves Pakistan for medical...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

'Nawaz Sharif will go to Boston after going through a detailed checkup in London'

UN court to hear Myanmar genocide case...

UN court to hear Myanmar genocide case...

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Tue, Nov 19 2019

Myanmar has repeatedly defended the crackdown on the Rohingya as necessary to stamp out militants

Police round up students in Delhi as...

Police round up students in Delhi as...

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Mon, Nov 18 2019

Police erected barricades around the Jawaharlal Nehru University as hundreds of students marched down...

Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka's...

Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka's...

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Mon, Nov 18 2019

The inauguration was held at a revered Buddhist shrine with an imposing stupa - reputedly built by a...

10 killed as bus collides with truck...

10 killed as bus collides with truck...

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Mon, Nov 18 2019

The head-on collision damaged the front of the bus due to which several passengers were stuck

Pakistan deadlock delays overseas treatment...

Pakistan deadlock delays overseas treatment...

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Sun, Nov 17 2019

Pakistani courts have granted bail to Sharif - who is serving a prison sentence for corruption - so that...

Indian Muslims to pursue review of Hindu...

Indian Muslims to pursue review of Hindu...

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Sun, Nov 17 2019

The main Muslim litigant in the case, the Sunni Wakf Board, has declined to file a review, saying it...

Rajapaksa storms to victory in Sri Lanka...

Rajapaksa storms to victory in Sri Lanka...

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Sun, Nov 17 2019

Results from Sinhalese-majority regions -- the Rajapaksas' core support base -- were expected to...