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India bans e-cigarettes as vaping backlash...

India bans e-cigarettes as vaping backlash...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The vapour is missing the estimated 7,000 chemicals in tobacco smoke but does contain a number of substances...

Assam police man suspended for torturing...

Assam police man suspended for torturing...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The action was taken after the sisters approached some media outlets on Tuesday

Imran Khan warns Pakistanis against...

Imran Khan warns Pakistanis against...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 18 2019

Tensions have spiked over Kashmir, parts of which are administered by both India and Pakistan, since...

Afghan president sees his chance after...

Afghan president sees his chance after...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The US State Department declined to comment on the meeting

India says it expects to gain control...

India says it expects to gain control...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 18 2019

Jaishankar said the revoking of Kashmir’s special rights was an internal Indian matter

Indian pilgrim corridor to Pakistan...

Indian pilgrim corridor to Pakistan...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

The project is a rare recent example of cooperation between the nuclear powers, who came close to war...

Opening of Sri Lanka's tallest tower...

Opening of Sri Lanka's tallest tower...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

The tower, overlooking Beira Lake in central Colombo, is expected to become a major tourism...

Sri Lanka PM faces party challenge in...

Sri Lanka PM faces party challenge in...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

Wickremesinghe had been the clear frontrunner to be the United National Party candidate until parliament...

Tripura CM: People who oppose Hindi,...

Tripura CM: People who oppose Hindi,...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

He was speaking in support of country’s Home Minister Amit Shah, who had last week alleged that...

Death toll from Taliban attack in Kabul...

Death toll from Taliban attack in Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

The explosions came after US President Donald Trump abruptly ended talks with the Taliban earlier this...

Taliban kill 48 in bloody day ahead...

Taliban kill 48 in bloody day ahead...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

'The president is unharmed,' Ghani's aide told Reuters

India PM Narendra Modi turns 69

India PM Narendra Modi turns 69

South Asia

Tue, Sep 17 2019

Modi has a packed schedule and will spend most part of the day in Gujarat

Indian navy tracks down 7 Chinese warships...

Indian navy tracks down 7 Chinese warships...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 16 2019

At any point of time, the Chinese Navy deploys around six to seven warships in the region, to 'carry...

Restore normal life to Kashmir, India's...

Restore normal life to Kashmir, India's...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 16 2019

India stripped its portion of Muslim-majority Kashmir of autonomy and statehood on August 5, shutting...

Former J&K chief minister detained under...

Former J&K chief minister detained under...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 16 2019

The politician, 83, been charged with 'disturbing public order' under the law, which means shorter...

UN: 600,000 Rohingya still in Myanmar...

UN: 600,000 Rohingya still in Myanmar...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Some 740,000 Rohingya fled burning villages, bringing accounts of murder, rape and torture over the border...

Screams in the night in Indian...

Screams in the night in Indian...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Khan, 26, from Hirpora village in Shopian district, says he was dragged out and blindfolded along with...

Blasphemy accusation in Pakistan sparks...

Blasphemy accusation in Pakistan sparks...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 16 2019

No executions for blasphemy have been carried out in Pakistan but enraged mobs sometimes kill people...

Bees delay Air India flight carrying...

Bees delay Air India flight carrying...

Around the Web

Mon, Sep 16 2019

The 18 members’ Bangladeshi delegation — including Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud and...

Imran Khan: Pakistan could lose conventional...

Imran Khan: Pakistan could lose conventional...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 15 2019

India maintains that the changes in Kashmir are an internal matter and said Pakistan has no locus...

BJP leader: Mamata should be Bangladeshi...

BJP leader: Mamata should be Bangladeshi...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Mamata is a strong critic of the database of citizens, and has time and again said that she will not...