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One family, four countries – the dispossession...

South Asia

Fri, May 25 2018

It takes a few moments to sift through the years of chaos and dislocation before

India cuts power to smelter after deadly...

South Asia

Thu, May 24 2018

Indian authorities on Thursday cut the power to a large copper smelter run by London-listed

21 Rohingya organizations call for supporting...

South Asia

Thu, May 24 2018

Twenty-one Rohingya organizations, including Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO), have called...

India launches WTO challenge over US...

World , South Asia

Wed, May 23 2018

India has opened a World Trade Organization challenge against the steel and aluminium tariffs...

Baby powder helping fund Islamic State...

World , South Asia

Wed, May 23 2018

Islamic State fighters in Afghanistan are making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year from

Five killed on sixth day of India-Pakistan...

World , South Asia

Wed, May 23 2018

A mortar and gunfire battle between Indian and Pakistani forces along their Kashmir frontier killed

Indian police face fury over shooting...

World , South Asia

Wed, May 23 2018

Outrage swelled on Wednesday over the deaths of 12 protesters at a rally over a

Second Indian state reports suspected...

World , South Asia

Wed, May 23 2018

Indian health officials were checking on Wednesday if a rare, brain-damaging virus had spread to

Amnesty: Rohingya insurgents killed...

World , South Asia

Wed, May 23 2018

Campaign group Amnesty International said on Tuesday it had gathered evidence that insurgents from...

Indian police kill 12 in protest over...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

Indian police on Tuesday killed 12 demonstrators after opening fire on thousands of people...

16 killed, 38 wounded by blast in...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

At least 16 people were killed and 38 wounded on Tuesday when a minivan packed

Pollution turns India's white marble...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

India's white-marble Taj Mahal is turning yellow and green as the 17th century mausoleum...

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi over the past

Nipah virus death toll in India jumps...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

A deadly virus carried by fruit bats has killed at least five people in southern

Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

Scandal-tainted former Malaysian leader Najib Razakarrived Tuesday at the anti-corruption agency for...

Myanmar urges Bangladesh to quickly...

World , South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

Myanmar has asked Bangladesh to initiate the speedy repatriation of 2,223 Rohingya refugees. This...

Taliban warn Kabul residents to keep...

World , South Asia

Mon, May 21 2018

The Taliban warned Kabul residents on Monday to avoid "military centres" in the heavily...

US aid chief to Myanmar: Take concrete...

World , South Asia

Mon, May 21 2018

The US government's aid chief urged Myanmar on Sunday to take "concrete steps" to...

India’s skewed priorities: Pampering...

South Asia

Mon, May 21 2018

It can no longer be dismissed as fake news: for years successive administrations ruled by

India court jails ex-diplomat for spying...

World , South Asia

Sun, May 20 2018

An Indian diplomat convicted of passing state secrets to Pakistan's intelligence services has been...

Modi faces revived opposition after...

World , South Asia

Sun, May 20 2018

Indian opposition parties have joined forces to snatch power from the country's ruling party in