• Friday, Dec 13, 2019
  • Last Update : 02:23 am
Sri Lanka shakes up intelligence agency...

Sri Lanka shakes up intelligence agency...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

A local jihad group was blamed for the coordinated Easter Sunday attacks against three luxury hotels...

India gang-rape shootings revives extrajudicial...

India gang-rape shootings revives extrajudicial...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

More recently, the encounters have been deployed against those accused of violent crimes

Factory owner, manager nabbed after...

Factory owner, manager nabbed after...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced compensation of $13,933 for the families of those...

The fight for justice over Myanmar's...

The fight for justice over Myanmar's...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 8 2019

The International Criminal Court (ICC) also approved an investigation into the 2017 military crackdown...

High stakes: Suu Kyi gambles image in...

High stakes: Suu Kyi gambles image in...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Suu Kyi's supporters are printing off T-shirts, organizing rallies and even signing up to VIP tours...

Thailand delays deporting family of...

Thailand delays deporting family of...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Tens of thousands of people have fled clashes this year between Myanmar's army and the Arakan...

30,000 monks attend mass alms-giving...

30,000 monks attend mass alms-giving...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Critics said the abbot distorted traditional Buddhist morality by encouraging materialism and spiritual...

Indian minister warns rapists: Do wrong,...

Indian minister warns rapists: Do wrong,...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 8 2019

'This is a lesson, if your conduct is wrong, you won’t benefit from any court trial, prison...

43 killed in New Delhi factory

43 killed in New Delhi factory

South Asia

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Nearly 30 fire tenders rushed to the spot and rescued the injured

Thousands in Myanmar rally behind Suu...

Thousands in Myanmar rally behind Suu...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 7 2019

The raucous rally in the capital Naypyidaw came as China's foreign minister arrived for a visit at...

Indian police investigated over killings...

Indian police investigated over killings...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 7 2019

News of the investigation came as the country reeled after the death on Friday of a woman who had been...

Indian rape victim dies after suffering...

Indian rape victim dies after suffering...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 7 2019

The rape victim was set ablaze by a gang of men, including the alleged rapists

Teachers, doctors top paid civil servants...

Teachers, doctors top paid civil servants...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 7 2019

The reason for the pay revision could be higher stress levels and longer working hours

Myanmar hands over 17 fishermen to...

Myanmar hands over 17 fishermen to...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 7 2019

Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard's St Martin's Island station received the fishermen

Nepal makes first arrest over 'menstruation...

Nepal makes first arrest over 'menstruation...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 6 2019

The practice leads to the death of women every year due to smoke inhalation, snake bites and even attack...

India divided over Hyderabad...

India divided over Hyderabad...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 6 2019

Many politicians praised the killings while some condemned the act

Indian police shoot dead four men suspected...

Indian police shoot dead four men suspected...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 6 2019

Thousands of Indians have protested in several cities over the past week following the veterinarian's...

As outrage mounts over rape in India,...

As outrage mounts over rape in India,...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 5 2019

Protesters and parliamentarians are pressing for courts to fast-track rape cases and demanding tougher...

Indian girl shot dead in suspected gang...

Indian girl shot dead in suspected gang...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 4 2019

Some of the protesters Tuesday called for violent and instant reprisals

India's cabinet sends religion-based...

India's cabinet sends religion-based...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 4 2019

The Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) was first introduced in 2016 by the Prime Minister Narendra...

Deaths prompt Nepal to offer cash to...

Deaths prompt Nepal to offer cash to...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 4 2019

Campaigners say few are punished as victims rarely file complaints against their own family members