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8 killed, over 30 injured in bus-car...

8 killed in bus-car crash in India

South Asia

Sat, Oct 17 2020

On an average, over 400 deaths used to take place every day in India due to road accidents

Nawaz Sharif accuses army chief of toppling...

Nawaz Sharif accuses army chief of toppling...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Sharif, whose Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is the main opposition party, was sacked by the Supreme...

Heavy rains kill 83 in India

Heavy rains kill 83 in India

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

This is the third wave of floods in Karnataka in the last three months, according to PTI

Pakistan opposition starts countrywide...

Pakistan opposition protests to oust...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The protest campaign comes at a time when Pakistan is experiencing an economic crisis, with inflation...

Delhi residents worry about toxic mix...

Delhi residents worry about toxic mix...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

India is behind only the United States in terms of Covid-19 cases, touching 7.37 million on Friday

Major parties in Kashmir unite to fight...

Kashmir leaders unite to fight for return...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Modi’s government said that ending Kashmir’s special status was necessary for closer integration...

Fashion brands accused of exploiting...

Fashion brands accused of exploiting...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Fashion companies cancelled orders worth billions of dollars earlier this year as Covid-19 shuttered...

India to give submarine to Myanmar,...

India to give submarine to Myanmar

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The move comes as a part of India’s initiative to strengthen ties with Myanmar, according to political...

GDP growth: Rahul attacks govt as IMF...

Rahul attacks Indian govt over IMF forecast...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The International Monetary Fund has estimated that India’s per capita GDP is likely to shrink 10.3%...

Paramilitary convoy attacked in southwestern...

14 killed in Pakistan convoy

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

In a separate attack in North Waziristan, six soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb

UN rights chief: Rape is monstrous,...

UN rights chief: Death penalty for rape...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

According to Michelle Bachelet, the certainty of punishment, rather than its severity, deters crime

Vehicle bomb, gun battle kill 15 militants,...

15 militants killed in Afghanistan

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Six policemen were also injured due to the blast and the gun battle

Floods kill 60 in India, damage...

Floods kill 60 in India, damage...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Eight members of a family, who were standing in their balcony to watch the rain, were also washed away...

India's peak holiday season set to send...

Durga Puja set to send Covid-19 cases...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Some doctors have accused politicians of undermining public health out of fear of upsetting religious...

Global virtual aid conference to be...

Virtual aid conference to be held for...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

More than one million Rohingya have fled Myanmar, the vast majority following a military crackdown in...

India reaffirms Hasina and Modi’s virtual...

India reaffirms Hasina, Modi’s virtual...

Government Affairs

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Joint Rivers Commission meeting and air bubble launch soon

No one to turn to? Poor Indian women...

Poor Indian women learn to ignore sexual...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 14 2020

The #MeToo campaign had little effect in remote, rural areas of India where sex crimes are rife

15 feared dead after 2 army helicopters...

15 feared dead in Afghan helicopter...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 14 2020

The province has been the scene of heavy clashes in recent days after hundreds of Taliban joined local...

Mehbooba Mufti released 14 months after...

Mehbooba Mufti released 14 months after...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Following her detention, her daughter filed a petition in the Supreme Court, challenging the action

Heavy rains kill 12 people in India,...

Heavy rains kill 12 people in

South Asia

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Authorities in Hyderabad declared a holiday on Wednesday and Thursday and asked residents to stay...

BJP leader opposes serving beef to tigers...

BJP leader opposes serving beef to tigers...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 13 2020

The BJP leader's ‘solution’ was to kill the zoo's surplus sambar deer population...