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20 killed in suicide blast at Afghan...

20 killed in suicide blast at Afghan...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 7 2017

No group has yet claimed responsibility for Tuesday's attack, but the Taliban have targeted the court...

Narendra Modi: Cash crackdown is a fight...

Narendra Modi: Cash crackdown is a fight...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Analysts describe the Uttar Pradesh state election as a mid-term 'referendum' on Modi as the cash crunch...

India cancels medical entrance test...

India cancels medical entrance test...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 6 2017

The Indian government has scrapped a provision which exempted Hindu refugees in India from Bangladesh...

Afghan diplomat shot dead at consulate...

Afghan diplomat shot dead at consulate...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 6 2017

Afghan ambassador to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal confirmed the shooting on his official Facebook

Political novice to become next CM of...

Political novice to become next CM of...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 5 2017

The death of Jayalalithaa on December 5 sparked a mass outpouring of grief across Tamil Nadu, with huge...

Analysis: 2016 was busiest year for...

Analysis: 2016 was busiest year for...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 5 2017

The Associated Press analysis found that 2016 was the busiest year in the past decade for refugee arrivals...

Heavy snow in Afghanistan leaves 44...

Heavy snow in Afghanistan leaves 44...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 5 2017

Last year, one of the worst snowstorms in 30 years took place in the country, killing at least 245 people...

BSF sentry commits suicide at Bangladesh...

BSF sentry commits suicide at Bangladesh...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 4 2017

A jawan of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) allegedly committed suicide with his own weapon while...

Protesters burn government buildings...

Protesters burn government buildings...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 3 2017

They demanded the resignation of TR Zeling, the top elected official, for deciding to implement a court...

UN: Myanmar army killed and raped in...

UN: Myanmar army killed and raped in...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Myanmar has denied almost all allegations of human rights abuses in northern Rakhine and says a lawful...

Malaysia sends off aid ship bound for...

Malaysia sends off aid ship bound for...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Myanmar has not allowed the ship to sail to Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State, as organisers had hoped....

Nagaland burns over women’s representation...

Nagaland burns over women’s representation...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

The root of the violence is in the differing positions natives and the government have on representation...

Eight dead in landmine blast near army...

Eight dead in landmine blast near army...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

According to the South Asia Terrorism Portal, 433 people were killed in incidents of left-wing extremism...

Afghan woman mutilated by husband seeks...

Afghan woman mutilated by husband seeks...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

An Afghan woman whose husband cut off her ears said on Thursday she was seeking donations for treatment...

Ride hard: Three Nepalese cycle across...

Ride hard: Three Nepalese cycle across...

Sports

Thu, Feb 2 2017

Three friends from Nepal found themselves drawn together by a common passion. Their love for the world...

Indian children died after 'eating lychees...

Indian children died after 'eating lychees...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

US and Indian scientists say a mystery illness that killed more than 100 children a year in northern...

Afghan woman's ears cut off by...

Afghan woman's ears cut off by...

World

Thu, Feb 2 2017

A 23-year-old Afghan woman has described to the BBC how her husband tied her up and cut off both her...

Survivors claim Myanmar Army taking...

Survivors claim Myanmar Army taking...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 13 2017

Sexual violence has become an effective tool of oppression for the Myanmar security forces who continue...

UN rights envoy visits Myanmar amid...

UN rights envoy visits Myanmar amid...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Residents and refugees accuse the military of killing, raping and arbitrarily detaining civilians while...

UN: 22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to...

UN: 22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

The exodus of Rohingya from northern Rakhine began after Myanmar's army launched clearance operations...

Pakistani groups note drop in violence,...

Pakistani groups note drop in violence,...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif echoed some of those sentiments last week, when he told a writers' conference...