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Indian village bans women from using...

Indian village bans women from using...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

The council believes that mobile phones are helping unmarried women to elope and that a ban will limit...

Indian justices trade warrants as contempt...

Indian justices trade warrants as contempt...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

Karnan is facing contempt charges for degrading the judiciary and making allegations of corruption against...

Controversial Indian TV anchor to launch...

Controversial Indian TV anchor to launch...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

TV news anchor Arnab Goswami describes himself as a 'liberal nationalist', saying he supports secularism,...

Myanmar, EU at odds over Rohingya rights...

Myanmar, EU at odds over Rohingya rights...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

The UN Human Rights Council adopted the resolution, which was brought by the European Union and supported...

US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan...

US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan...

South Asia

Tue, May 2 2017

IS's Afghan offshoot, Islamic State-Khorasan, IS-K's defeat would be an important victory for the US,...

Mob in India lynches two Muslims over...

Mob in India lynches two Muslims over...

South Asia

Tue, May 2 2017

About 20 people attacked the two Muslim youths, beating them with sticks, after they were accused of...

Indian brides get wooden paddles to...

Indian brides get wooden paddles to...

South Asia

Mon, May 1 2017

A Madhya Pradesh state minister aims to draw attention to the plight of rural women who face domestic...

Sri Lanka rescues 30 Rohingya aboard...

Sri Lanka rescues 30 Rohingya aboard...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 30 2017

Four years ago Sri Lanka's navy rescued 138 refugees from Bangladesh and Myanmar whose boat had been...

Mumbai attack mastermind to remain under...

Mumbai attack mastermind to remain under...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 30 2017

Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed, along with his four aides, have filed a petition in the Lahore...

Internet shutdowns rob Kashmiri activists...

Internet shutdowns rob Kashmiri activists...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 28 2017

While Kashmir has often shut mobile internet services during previous times of unrest, banning social...

Afghan Taliban announce start of 'spring...

Afghan Taliban announce start of 'spring...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Afghanistan's Interior Ministry shrugged off the Taliban threats Friday, saying the offensive was not...

Hamid Mir to return his father's award...

Hamid Mir to return his father's award...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir has announced to return the award conferred on his late father by the...

Tehrik-e-Taliban: Pakistan using prisoner...

Tehrik-e-Taliban: Pakistan using prisoner...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 27 2017

Shahhussain Murtazawi, acting spokesman for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, without naming Pakistan, said...

80-foot tunnel found on Indo-Bangla...

80-foot tunnel found on Indo-Bangla...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 27 2017

Border Security Force found the tunnel during searches by the force along the 4,096 km border shared...

India, Afghanistan sheltering Pakistani...

India, Afghanistan sheltering Pakistani...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 26 2017

A senior Afghanistan security official dismissed Ehsan's comments as spin by Pakistan, which is accused...

Afghanistan arrests 35 soldiers after...

Afghanistan arrests 35 soldiers after...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The death toll has been unclear, with Afghan officials, who have been known to minimise casualties in...

Indian Kashmir blocks social media after...

Indian Kashmir blocks social media after...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 26 2017

Clashes between rebels and government forces have become more frequent since the killing of a popular...

Roadside bomb kills at least 10 in...

Roadside bomb kills at least 10 in...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 25 2017

No group has claimed responsibility for detonating a remote-controlled bomb targeting a minibus that...

India suggests ID card for cows to check...

India suggests ID card for cows to check...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 24 2017

India has proposed introducing ID cards for cows to prevent them from being smuggled across borders

Kazi Nazrul Islam to be eulogised as...

Kazi Nazrul Islam to be eulogised as...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Indian radical Hindu organisation RSS recognises Bangladesh's National poet Kazi Nazrul Islam as an epitome...

Indian netball champion given triple-talaq...

Indian netball champion given triple-talaq...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 24 2017

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board claims that the practice is supported by Sharia law