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82-year-old Shaheen Bagh protester on...

82-year-old Shaheen Bagh protester among...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bollywood actor Ayushman Khurana, Professor of Clinical Microbiology Ravindra...

Sri Lanka scraps $1.5bn Japan-funded...

Sri Lanka scraps $1.5bn Japan-funded...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Under former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka borrowed billions of dollars from China for projects...

Bollywood’s Ayushmann Khurrana on Time’s...

Ayushmann Khurrana in Time’s 100

Showtime

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Fauci, Biden, Harris, Trump, and Modi have also been included in this year’s list

Death toll in India building collapse...

Death toll in India building collapse...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 23 2020

In 2013, more than 120 people were killed in two separate building collapses around Mumbai

Bangladesh's traditional weavers hanging...

Weavers hanging by a thread

South Asia

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Over the past two decades, Bangladesh has become one of the world's largest ready-made garment exporters,...

China, India agree not to send more...

China, India agree not to send more...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Thousands of Indian and Chinese troops are currently amassed along a disputed stretch of border in the...

Sri Lanka unveils controversial bill...

Sri Lanka unveils controversial bill...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Gotabaya, a defence official during his elder brother Mahinda's decade-long term as president, was...

Pakistan launches Phase III trials for...

Pakistan begins Phase III trials of...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

The South Asian nation of 220 million has been carrying out between 20,000 and 36,000 tests daily

India to begin trials of Russian...

India to begin trials of Russian...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

India, which has a population of more than 1.3 billion, is the world's second worst affected country...

Privacy concerns as India pushes digital...

Privacy concerns as India pushes digital...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

It has been more than a decade since India created Aadhaar, the world's largest biometric identity...

57 Afghan security forces killed as...

57 Afghan security forces killed as...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

In Balkh, the Taliban took hostage three members of Afghanistan's spy organization, the National...

India's new Covid-19 infections at lowest...

India's new Covid-19 infections at lowest...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

There have been 5.6 million cases in total in the country, second only behind the United States

India tests new French fighter jets...

India tests new Rafale fighter jets...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

In mid-June, Chinese and Indian soldiers engaged in violent hand-to-hand fighting in the Ladakh region...

Toll in India building collapse rises...

Toll in India building collapse rises...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

The police said the authorities have managed to rescue 23 people trapped under the debris so far

8 Indian MPs suspended after chaotic...

8 Indian MPs suspended after chaotic...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The eight -- all members of parties opposing the ruling BJP

Nepal's Ang Rita Sherpa, first to climb...

Ang Rita Sherpa, first to climb Everest...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Ang Rita was also known as the “snow leopard” for his climbing skills

India, China commanders again talk to...

India, China commanders again talk to...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The standoff in Ladakh escalated in June to their deadliest clash in decades

India's Nobel laureate Satyarthi fears...

Satyarthi fears upsurge in child labour...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Earlier this month, Satyarthi's organization backed by police rescued dozens of girls during a raid...

Taj Mahal reopens even as India Covid-19...

Taj Mahal reopens even as India Covid-19...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 21 2020

India has recorded more than 5.4 million Covid-19 cases

13 dead in building collapse in...

13 dead in building collapse in...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Local residents cheered as emergency workers from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) pulled...

Indian man rips open wife’s stomach...

Indian man rips open pregnant wife’s...

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Mon, Sep 21 2020

An FIR has been lodged and the husband has been arrested