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India weighs response to deadly Kashmir...

India weighs response to deadly Kashmir...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 20 2016

India has long blamed Pakistan for a role in the 27-year long insurgency against its rule in its only...

Inter-state water war exposes urban...

Inter-state water war exposes urban...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 18 2016

Two days of violence, in which protesters torched buses and clashed with riot police after a court ordered...

Will Bangladesh and India turn the Sundarbans...

Will Bangladesh and India turn the Sundarbans...

Environment

Tue, Sep 13 2016

The continuous, manifold increase in international, regional and inland shipping, through threatened...

India’s inter-state water war

India’s inter-state water war

South Asia

Sun, Sep 11 2016

Karnataka claims that the British-era agreement was not correct as it did not get its due share of water....

‘Justification for triple talaq, polygamy...

‘Justification for triple talaq, polygamy...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 8 2016

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), a non-governmental body which oversees the application...

Pak assembly passes resolution on Quasem’s...

Pak assembly passes resolution on Quasem’s...

World

Thu, Sep 8 2016

Pakistan national assembly has passed a unanimous resolution condemning the execution of war criminal...

Afghan forces end siege after suicide...

Afghan forces end siege after suicide...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 7 2016

The attacks came less than two weeks after gunmen attacked the American University in Kabul, killing...

Anti-China democrats gain foothold in...

Anti-China democrats gain foothold in...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 6 2016

The former British colony was handed back to China in 1997 under a “one country, two systems” agreement...

Taliban attack in Kabul kills 24, injures...

Taliban attack in Kabul kills 24, injures...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 6 2016

An army general and two senior police commanders were among the dead, a defence ministry official...

India to use chilli-filled shells in...

India to use chilli-filled shells in...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 6 2016

Doctors say most cases go unreported, and critics want the government to use less harmful

36 killed in Afghanistan bus...

36 killed in Afghanistan bus...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 4 2016

The bus was travelling from Kandahar to Kabul when the accident took place in the Jildak area of Zabul...

India offers $500m defence credit to...

India offers $500m defence credit to...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 4 2016

India and Vietnam share borders and large trade volumes with China and have repeatedly locked horns with...

US, China ratify Paris climate deal,...

US, China ratify Paris climate deal,...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 4 2016

US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping submitted their plan to join the agreement...

India: Media reports on Farakka water...

India: Media reports on Farakka water...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 3 2016

“The Ministry of Water Resources of India has clarified that the Gates of Farakka Barrage are operated...

Pakistan army claims it foiled IS...

Pakistan army claims it foiled IS...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 2 2016

Pakistani authorities have so far arrested 309 people associated with Islamic State (IS) on its...

India top court quashes Singur land...

India top court quashes Singur land...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 1 2016

The process by which 1,000 acres of land in Singur was acquired in 2006 was “shocking” and “a farce”,...

Upheaval, blockade push Nepal’s trade...

Upheaval, blockade push Nepal’s trade...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 1 2016

Landlocked Nepal depends chiefly on India for transit of overland cargo to third countries

India SC: Land deal for Tata Motors...

India SC: Land deal for Tata Motors...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 31 2016

According to the ruling, the land in West Bengal's Singur could not be deemed to have been acquired for...

Day of the disappeared: S Asia's torturous...

Day of the disappeared: S Asia's torturous...

World

Wed, Aug 31 2016

Hundreds of thousands of families around the world on Tuesday marked the "International Day of the Disappeared"...

India’s Dalits rise against age-old...

India’s Dalits rise against age-old...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 31 2016

After the horrific beating of the men for skinning the dead cow in Gujarat, Dalits in the state refused...

Suu Kyi to hold major peace summit with...

Suu Kyi to hold major peace summit with...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 31 2016

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Suu Kyi has been able to bring the vast majority of the rebels to the negotiating...