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Malaysia's opposition cries foul over...

Malaysia's opposition cries foul over...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

Mahathir and other opposition leaders say the moves are intended to further help the prospects of Prime...

UNHCR’s monsoon response efforts in...

UNHCR’s monsoon response efforts in...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

An estimated 60,000 refugees are currently residing in areas at high risk of landslides and

India storm toll of death and devastation...

India storm toll of death and devastation...

South Asia

Fri, May 4 2018

'We were sitting outside when the winds suddenly started raging. Four of us were crushed under the debris...

Taliban fighters seize district in northern...

Taliban fighters seize district in northern...

South Asia

Fri, May 4 2018

In terms of districts, the government controls or influences 56.3%of the country, the second lowest level...

Two teenagers gang raped in India, one...

Two teenagers gang raped in India, one...

South Asia

Fri, May 4 2018

One victim was a 16-year-old girl who committed suicide after being raped by eight men on Sunday in the...

At least 116 killed as storms batter...

At least 116 killed as storms batter...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

The dust storms brought down feeble mud houses, killing people as they slept

Myanmar to screen refugees before delivering...

Myanmar to screen refugees before delivering...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

The latest fighting has escalated since early April, driving more than 5,000 people from their

Two teenagers gang raped in India, one...

Two teenagers gang raped in India, one...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Amid the wave of anger at that time, the government promised to speed up rape trials, introduce harsher...

77 killed as powerful dust storms ravage...

77 killed as powerful dust storms ravage...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Most of the victims were hit by falling walls, trees and electric pylons and houses that collapsed

Chhota Rajan gets life sentence in journalist...

Chhota Rajan gets life sentence in journalist...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Jyotirmay Dey was shot dead on June 11, 2011

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Authorities rescued a girl who had been married off and then forced to work without wages on a farm,...

UK envoy: UN could help Myanmar gather...

UK envoy: UN could help Myanmar gather...

South Asia

Wed, May 2 2018

Last November, the Myanmar's military released a report denying all accusations of rape and killings...

Jinnah portrait at Aligarh Muslim University...

Jinnah portrait at Aligarh Muslim University...

South Asia

Wed, May 2 2018

Leaders such as Gandhi, Nehru, Radhakrishnan, Rajagopalachari and Maulana Azad did not oppose the photo...

With peaking female infanticide, 345...

With peaking female infanticide, 345...

South Asia

Wed, May 2 2018

Edhi Foundation, a non-profit operating in the region, found 355 dead infants from the garbage dumps...

Eminent economist Ashok Mitra dies

Eminent economist Ashok Mitra dies

South Asia

Wed, May 2 2018

Ashok was also first finance minister in Left Front government of West Bengal

UN Security Council delegation urges...

UN Security Council delegation urges...

South Asia

Tue, May 1 2018

During the two-day trip to Myanmar, UN delegates travelled to Rakhine and also met both civilian leader...

Suu Kyi underscores Myanmar’s readiness...

Suu Kyi underscores Myanmar’s readiness...

South Asia

Tue, May 1 2018

UN Security Council delegation visits northern Rakhine

UN Security Council meet Suu Kyi over...

UN Security Council meet Suu Kyi over...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The envoys met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday morning before leaving for Myanmar

Thousands call for aid access for villagers...

Thousands call for aid access for villagers...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

About 2,000 people have been trapped in a remote forest near the village of Aung Lawt without access...

Nepal's medical drones bring healthcare...

Nepal's medical drones bring healthcare...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The poor Himalayan country has just over 2,600 doctors - less than one for every 10,000 people - and...

11 children killed in Afghan suicide...

11 children killed in Afghan suicide...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility