• Friday, Feb 22, 2019
  • Last Update : 09:46 pm
Murder of Indian politician sets stage...

Murder of Indian politician sets stage...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 10 2019

Nadia, which borders Bangladesh, was a battleground between the TMC and BJP during civic polls last...

India to open Farakka for illish...

India to open Farakka for illish...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 10 2019

The move comes 40 years after the barrage was built, blocking the fish from their natural upstream spawning...

UNHCR deeply concerned about humanitarian...

UNHCR deeply concerned about humanitarian...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 9 2019

UNHCR also called on Bangladesh authorities to continue to allow people fleeing from violence in...

Rafale deal: PM Modi lied to the country,...

Rafale deal: PM Modi lied to the country,...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

According to the report, the Ministry of Defence had, in 2015, objected to 'parallel negotiations'...

Facebook toughens political ad policies...

Facebook toughens political ad policies...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

Users will see political advertisements with 'published by' and 'paid by'...

Five dead, three rescued in Kashmir...

Five dead, three rescued in Kashmir...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

The dead include two fire fighters and three police

As good as gold for some brides in India...

As good as gold for some brides in India...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

The federal government announced cash handouts to farmers and tax cuts for the lower middle class last...

At least 25 killed as deadly measles...

At least 25 killed as deadly measles...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

Most of the dead are children and the toll is expected to rise as more cases are confirmed of the highly...

Taliban say Moscow talks with Afghan...

Taliban say Moscow talks with Afghan...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

No government official was invited to the roundtable, which saw heavyweight Afghan politicians and other...

UN expert welcome move to amend Myanmar’s...

UN expert welcome move to amend Myanmar’s...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

Myanmar’s 2008 constitution was drafted by the former military government and has been a key stumbling...

Stay out of politics, Pakistan court...

Stay out of politics, Pakistan court...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

The Supreme Court was investigating the so-called 'Faizabad protest', which saw a hard line Islamist...

Indian police rescue 180 Nepalis in...

Indian police rescue 180 Nepalis in...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Most of the 183 people rescued so far had either flown to India from Nepal or travelled by road

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Home Ministry...

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Home Ministry...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen had committed and participated in several acts of terrorism in the

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

US and Taliban delegations met in Qatar in January and are due to meet again in February

Police: Nearly 200 'Bangladeshis' crammed...

Police: Nearly 200 'Bangladeshis' crammed...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Officials said they believed the men had arrived from Bangladesh and were living in the cramped quarters...

Lok Sabha elections: Rahul Gandhi appoints...

Lok Sabha elections: Rahul Gandhi appoints...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh will head the party’s campaign in the state while former...

Myanmar parliament approves panel to...

Myanmar parliament approves panel to...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Aung San Suu Kyi’s ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) submitted an “emergency proposal”...

Mamata Banerjee ends protest against...

Mamata Banerjee ends protest against...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

Mamata Banerjee, the chief of West Bengal state, is rallying regional parties and the main opposition...

Taliban takes centre stage as Kabul...

Taliban takes centre stage as Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The marathon negotiations ended with both sides touting 'progress' - spurring Afghan fears the...

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The Arakan Army, the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, Kachin Independence Army and the Ta’ang...

Rahul Gandhi: 'Lord' Modi just like...

Rahul Gandhi: 'Lord' Modi just like...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

'Mr Modi believes that he is the Lord of India, just like the British believed'