• Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018
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Russian social media bans Myanmar army...

Russian social media bans Myanmar army...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Facebook disabled his account in January after a string of vitriol targeting the stateless minority

RSS opens up as India’s elections...

RSS opens up as India’s elections...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

A couple of years ago the RSS gave up its old-fashioned khaki shorts to raise its appeal among young...

Pakistan's austerity car auction falls...

Pakistan's austerity car auction falls...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Nearly three-quarters of the 101 vehicles on offer on Monday were more than 10 years old

Pakistan raises gas prices to trim subsidies...

Pakistan raises gas prices to trim subsidies...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Such price rises are politically sensitive in Pakistan, which has enjoyed decades of cheap gas due to...

UN investigator: Myanmar military brutality...

UN investigator: Myanmar military brutality...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

A shorter version of the mission's report, published last month, had already called for Myanmar's...

India, US closing in on package deal...

India, US closing in on package deal...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

US companies are hungrily watching an Indian economy that is growing at more than 8%, as they seek presence...

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed...

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Myanmar only recently emerged from almost a half century of military junta rule and Aung San Suu Kyi's...

BJP hopeful to win both Lok Sabha seats...

BJP hopeful to win both Lok Sabha seats...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

It should be noted that Tripura has two Lok Sabha seats

Pakistan's army chief visits Beijing...

Pakistan's army chief visits Beijing...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Beijing has pledged to invest about $60 billion in Pakistan for infrastructure for the Belt and Road...

Forced to fight as soldiers and taking...

Forced to fight as soldiers and taking...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

An interior ministry report produced after the Taliban briefly over-ran Ghazni last month found that...

Bengalis born in Pakistan to get...

Bengalis born in Pakistan to get...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

There are around two million Bengali and Burmese migrants in Pakistan

The ICC and Myanmar – What happens...

The ICC and Myanmar – What happens...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Documentary filmmaker Shafiur Rahman recently sat down with international criminal lawyer Megan Hirst...

Nalin Kohli: BJP would fight Mizoram...

Nalin Kohli: BJP would fight Mizoram...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The assembly elections are due in the state by end of this year

Myanmar youth, journalists demonstrate...

Myanmar youth, journalists demonstrate...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Government spokesman Zaw Htay could not be reached for comment on Sunday

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Kashmir has been divided since the end of British colonial rule in 1947 but both India and Pakistan claim...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Corruption, rural poverty, youth unemployment and the prevalence of criminal gangs remain challenges...

Rohingya, other global issues to dominate...

Rohingya, other global issues to dominate...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The United Nations says a lot needs to be done to ensure safe return of the Rohingya refugees to...

Sri Lankan ambassador to Vienna recalled...

Sri Lankan ambassador to Vienna recalled...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

The Sri Lankan embassy in Austria is also accredited to UN agencies in Vienna as well as Bosnia and Herzegovina,...

Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war...

Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

At least 100,000 people were killed during the separatist war between government forces and rebels from...

Indian nuns demand justice for sister...

Indian nuns demand justice for sister...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

The nun in a letter said she wanted the Vatican to intervene

Indian college student abducted and...

Indian college student abducted and...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Sexual violence is rife in India, with nearly 40,000 rape cases reported in 2016