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Maldives opposition protesters arrested...

Maldives opposition protesters arrested...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Yameen’s government has so far ignored international calls to lift the state of emergency, first declared...

Visiting Nobel laureates: Don’t hesitate...

Visiting Nobel laureates: Don’t hesitate...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Mairead Maguire of Northern Ireland and Tawakkol Karman of Yemen visited the no man’s land around 10:25am...

Love vs phone: Study says Indians care...

Love vs phone: Study says Indians care...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Psychologist Etcoff said the generation was losing control of their lives

Pakistan finance minister: US trying...

Pakistan finance minister: US trying...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Washington last week persuaded member states of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to place Pakistan...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Veteran economist Aung Tun Thet said villages were being bulldozed to make it easier for the government...

Why Indian army chief Rawat’s comments...

Why Indian army chief Rawat’s comments...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Militarism has seeped into many aspects of Indian public space

EU agrees to prepare sanctions on Myanmar...

EU agrees to prepare sanctions on Myanmar...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

One EU diplomat said the EU's list was likely to include more than just one senior military officer

Women Laureates aim to use prestige...

Women Laureates aim to use prestige...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

They are scheduled to visit Thankhali camp on Monday

Villagers flee Kashmir front line as...

Villagers flee Kashmir front line as...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

India blamed Pakistan for the attack and said it would make its rival pay for the 'misadventure'

Will 1.6m ‘non-Indian migrants’ in Assam...

Will 1.6m ‘non-Indian migrants’ in Assam...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Feb 26 2018

The first list has already raised certain concerns. It showed that most exclusions had occurred in the...

Myanmar media reports 90% of the Rohingyas...

Myanmar media reports 90% of the Rohingyas...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The Irrawaddy calculates that only 79,000 Rohingyas remain in that state, which in 2016 had a population...

Global watchdog to put Pakistan back...

Global watchdog to put Pakistan back...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Pakistan's foreign ministry spokesman declined to confirm or deny the news at a regular news briefing...

Indian army chief’s Assam remarks trigger...

Indian army chief’s Assam remarks trigger...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The army, however, defended its chief, saying there was nothing political or religious in Rawat’s comments...

Three Nobel laureates to visit Cox's...

Three Nobel laureates to visit Cox's...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Shirin Ebadi, Tawakkol Karman, and Mairead Maguire will visit Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar on...

23 killed in multiple attacks in...

23 killed in multiple attacks in...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Kabul has recently seen an increase in attacks by both Taliban and the IS group

Three bombs hit capital of Myanmar's...

Three bombs hit capital of Myanmar's...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Bombings in the state capital are rare however

Myanmar allocates Tk125cr for constructing...

Myanmar allocates Tk125cr for constructing...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Myanmar’s Deputy Home Affairs Minister Gen Aung Soe said that the fences – covering 202 kilometres of...

Suicide bombers kill three, wound dozen...

Suicide bombers kill three, wound dozen...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

A security source who requested not to be named said the explosion happened near a compound belonging...

Indian state offers free breast implants...

Indian state offers free breast implants...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 24 2018

'If a poor woman desires to look beautiful, we will support her financially'

Modi talks tough on separatists after...

Modi talks tough on separatists after...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 23 2018

Justin Trudeau has been at pains during his visit to quash long-simmering perceptions in India that Canada...

Unicef: Cyclones, violence threatens...

Unicef: Cyclones, violence threatens...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 23 2018

'This is a crisis without a quick fix that could take years to resolve unless there is a concerted effort...