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Jayalalithaa laid to rest with state...

Jayalalithaa laid to rest with state...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 6 2016

Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa passed away on December 5 after suffering from a cardiac arrest....

IOM: 21,000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh...

IOM: 21,000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 6 2016

Myanmar has denied allegations of abuse but has banned foreign journalists and independent investigators...

J Jayalalithaa dies, Panneerselvam sworn...

J Jayalalithaa dies, Panneerselvam sworn...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 6 2016

One of India's most influential and colourful politicians, J Jayalalitha, has died at 68. A seven-day...

Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa passed...

Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa passed...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Indian frontline news agency The Indian Express reported her death

Malaysia PM slams Suu Kyi over Rohingya...

Malaysia PM slams Suu Kyi over Rohingya...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 4 2016

More than 10,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks, the United Nations said on Wednesday,...

India, Afghanistan criticise Pakistan...

India, Afghanistan criticise Pakistan...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 4 2016

The Taliban were toppled from power by a US-led invasion in 2001 and have battled the Kabul government...

US warns crackdown in Myanmar could...

US warns crackdown in Myanmar could...

Uncategorized

Sat, Dec 3 2016

It's a scene straight out of Myanmar's dark past: a military offensive waged beyond world view that forces...

India-Pakistan diplomatic war over shortage...

India-Pakistan diplomatic war over shortage...

Uncategorized

Sat, Dec 3 2016

A diplomatic war has sparked off between India and Pakistan as the demonetisation has hit diplomacy between...

American woman gang-raped in Delhi five-star...

American woman gang-raped in Delhi five-star...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 3 2016

In her complaint, the woman alleged that she was gang-raped by her tourist guide and his friends in her...

What's behind persecution of Myanmar's...

What's behind persecution of Myanmar's...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Their plight generally goes unnoticed by the world at large, even though some rights activists say their...

15 feared dead in explosives factory...

15 feared dead in explosives factory...

World

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Police have recovered two bodies and the rescue work is continuing in the factory in Tiruchirappalli,...

Rush to build bunkers in Pakistani Kashmir...

Rush to build bunkers in Pakistani Kashmir...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Months of tension between India and Pakistan have erupted into shellings and gunfire across the disputed...

UN: Myanmar’s reputation at stake over...

UN: Myanmar’s reputation at stake over...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Soldiers have poured into the area along Myanmar’s frontier with Bangladesh, responding to coordinated...

UN: 10,000 Rohingyas have fled to...

UN: 10,000 Rohingyas have fled to...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

The UN rights agency said Myanmar's treatment of the Rohingya could be tantamount to crimes against...

Watch: Afsan Chowdhury's take on fresh...

Watch: Afsan Chowdhury's take on fresh...

Videos

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Eminent journalist-researcher Afsan Chowdhury speaks to the Dhaka Tribune's Tanim Ahmed on the humanitarian,...

Militants storm army camp in Indian...

Militants storm army camp in Indian...

World

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Militants attacked an army base near the Indian city of Jammu on Tuesday, killing two security personnel...

Will Narendra Modi's India cash ban...

Will Narendra Modi's India cash ban...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh, told parliament the surprise decision would shave at least 2% points...

Game of thrones leaves Nepal quake victims...

Game of thrones leaves Nepal quake victims...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 27 2016

The government has signed agreements with 58 banks and financial institutions to distribute housing grants...

Sri Lanka seeks Trump’s help to drop...

Sri Lanka seeks Trump’s help to drop...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 27 2016

Sri Lanka has said it will set up special courts to address issues of accountability, but the promised...

Critics round on Myanmar's Suu Kyi over...

Critics round on Myanmar's Suu Kyi over...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The UN has said recent security operations amount to 'ethnic cleansing' of the Muslim Rohingya minority,...

Uber launches ‘uberAUTO’ rickshaw service...

Uber launches ‘uberAUTO’ rickshaw service...

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Fri, Nov 25 2016

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