• Friday, Mar 22, 2019
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Left Front declares candidates for Tripura...

Left Front declares candidates for Tripura...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Elections to the West Tripura constituency would be held on April 11 and East Tripura constituency on...

Taliban pile pressure on Afghan government...

Taliban pile pressure on Afghan government...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Large number of Taliban insurgents had launched attacks on several army posts in the province's Bala...

Bolton: Pakistan committed to easing...

Bolton: Pakistan committed to easing...

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Tue, Mar 12 2019

Pakistan, which denies Indian accusations of aiding militant groups, last week announced a crackdown...

Infographic: India holds world’s largest...

Infographic: India holds world’s largest...

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Tue, Mar 12 2019

India’s general election pits Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling BJP against a raft of...

Nobel winner Satyarthi warns of media...

Nobel winner Satyarthi warns of media...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Discussing the crisis, Satyarthi expressed relief that the worst confrontation between the countries...

Fired-up Modi guns for new term in India's...

Fired-up Modi guns for new term in India's...

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Tue, Mar 12 2019

The right-wing party is banking on Modi's charisma and sharp tongue and an array of emotive issues,...

Myanmar woman widowed in Rakhine attack...

Myanmar woman widowed in Rakhine attack...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 11 2019

There is widespread support for the rebels among ethnic Rakhine, who live in one of Myanmar's poorest...

Modi government advertising blitz dries...

Modi government advertising blitz dries...

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Mon, Mar 11 2019

Leading English-language national dailies including the Times of India, the Hindustan Times and the Indian...

Former Kashmir CM urges India to talk...

Former Kashmir CM urges India to talk...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 11 2019

India has vowed to kill all the militants in the country's only Muslim-majority state if they don't...

India political parties asked to stop...

India political parties asked to stop...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 10 2019

The notice followed pictures posted to social media recently showing the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party...

Indian guru named in panel to resolve...

Indian guru named in panel to resolve...

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Sun, Mar 10 2019

The conflict over whether a temple or a mosque should be constructed in the holy city is a major flashpoint...

Tibet supporters in India mark 60 years...

Tibet supporters in India mark 60 years...

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Sun, Mar 10 2019

Supporters of the 83-year-old peace icon chanted and prayed at the Buddhist shrine in mountainous Dharamsala,...

India calls elections for

India calls elections for

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Sun, Mar 10 2019

From April 11 to May 19 voters will elect 543 lawmakers to India's lower house of parliament, the...

9 policemen killed in attack in Myanmar’s...

9 policemen killed in attack in Myanmar’s...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 10 2019

No group has yet claimed responsibility

India dynamites mansion of fugitive...

India dynamites mansion of fugitive...

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Sat, Mar 9 2019

Video footage aired by Indian news channels showed the sprawling bungalow crumble to the ground within...

India signs $3bn submarine deal with...

India signs $3bn submarine deal with...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 9 2019

The deal - which according to the reports took months to negotiate - comes as tensions run high between...

Military saris in vogue as India parades...

Military saris in vogue as India parades...

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Sat, Mar 9 2019

Both nations said they downed jets, with Pakistan capturing a pilot, in a long-running conflict over...

India slams Pakistan action against...

India slams Pakistan action against...

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Sat, Mar 9 2019

An Indian foreign ministry spokesman responded with scepticism to reports of scores of militants being...

India says Pakistan hiding information...

India says Pakistan hiding information...

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Sat, Mar 9 2019

Citing 'security concerns', Pakistani security officials barred a Reuters team from entering...

Bird collision crashes Indian jet near...

Bird collision crashes Indian jet near...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Tensions are running high following tit-for-tat air strikes and an aerial dogfight between the nuclear-armed...

Outrage as 'honour-killing' whistleblower...

Outrage as 'honour-killing' whistleblower...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Women have been shot, stabbed, stoned, set alight and strangled for bringing 'shame' on their...