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The gamble with India’s...

The gamble with India’s...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

Some leading Bank Unions have criticised the move as having been improperly planned – resulting in a...

West voices concern at handling of Rohingya...

West voices concern at handling of Rohingya...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

Violence in Myanmar's Rakhine State has sent hundreds of Rohingya Muslims fleeing across the border to...

Airstrikes reported as northern Myanmar...

Airstrikes reported as northern Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 24 2016

Over the past four days, 2,600 people have been displaced and are sheltering at monasteries in the town...

Indian police arrest 11 for trafficking...

Indian police arrest 11 for trafficking...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

The police did not give a price, but local news reports said the mothers were given 300,000 rupees for...

India's first female merchant navy captain...

India's first female merchant navy captain...

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Thu, Nov 24 2016

Captain Radhika Menon wins top bravery award for dramatic sea rescue

OIC breaks silence over plight of...

OIC breaks silence over plight of...

World

Wed, Nov 23 2016

In a statement, the OIC secretary general called for an immediate cessation of violence including torture,...

Startup ‘Chotu’ comes to rescue a cash-crunched...

Startup ‘Chotu’ comes to rescue a cash-crunched...

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Wed, Nov 23 2016

New Delhi-based startup BookMyChotu is offering a solution for Indians willing to pay someone to stand...

Massacre in Myanmar

Massacre in Myanmar

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Tue, Nov 22 2016

From October 9 to October 20, some 428 Rohingya were killed, 192 Rohingya women raped, 440 arrested and...

3,000 flee Myanmar clashes to

3,000 flee Myanmar clashes to

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Tue, Nov 22 2016

Chinese state media said its military had been placed on high alert after one of its nationals was injured...

Hundreds of Rohingya cross into...

Hundreds of Rohingya cross into...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 22 2016

Members of the muslim Rohingya minority are fleeing Myanmar after government troops poured into their...

Myanmar government faces new crisis...

Myanmar government faces new crisis...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 21 2016

Myanmar's eight-month-old government faced a fresh crisis on Monday, after four ethnic armed groups attacked...

Suicide blast at at Shia mosque in Afghanistan...

Suicide blast at at Shia mosque in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 21 2016

In July, more than 80 people were killed in an attack on a demonstration by the mainly Shia Hazara minority...

Five ways Indians are dodging 'black...

Five ways Indians are dodging 'black...

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Sun, Nov 20 2016

Only six people earning over Rs500m filed returns in 2012-2013, despite there being an estimated 2,100...

Bangladesh more peaceful than India,...

Bangladesh more peaceful than India,...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 20 2016

According to the most recent update of the Global Peace Index (GPI), Bangladesh has surpassed its neighbours...

Ethnic rebel insurgents attack in Myanmar...

Ethnic rebel insurgents attack in Myanmar...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 20 2016

The over 600-strong joint groups began the assault at 2:00am local time with heavy weapons on the security...

BJP’s demonetisation move turns deadly...

BJP’s demonetisation move turns deadly...

World

Sun, Nov 20 2016

An amount of Rs11,00,000 collected by a liver transplant candidate, who is a ruling party leader, is...

Over 100 killed as Indian train...

Over 100 killed as Indian train...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 20 2016

At least 100 people have been killed over 100 injured after 14 carriages of an Indian express train derailed...

Myanmar rejects reports army killed...

Myanmar rejects reports army killed...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 19 2016

Up to 30,000 people are now estimated to be displaced and thousands more affected by the October 9 attacks...

Donors across religions willing to help...

Donors across religions willing to help...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 19 2016

When Sushma Swaraj was hospitalised with kidney failure, it was not long before it became apparent that...

Myanmar denies Bangladeshi account of...

Myanmar denies Bangladeshi account of...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 19 2016

State-run English language newspaper Global New Light of Myanmar said on Saturday a newly created information...

UN urges Bangladesh to allow safe passage...

UN urges Bangladesh to allow safe passage...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 19 2016

UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards has made the appeal to Bangladesh government to let in the Rohingya...