• Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
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Pompeo meets new Pakistan PM as US seeks...

Pompeo meets new Pakistan PM as US seeks...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Pompeo is also expected to discuss Pakistan's possible plans to seek a bailout from the International...

UK's Hunt to host Myanmar talks at...

UK's Hunt to host Myanmar talks at...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

A referral to the International Criminal Court would need to come from the UN Security Council

Indian girl aged nine gang-raped and...

Indian girl aged nine gang-raped and...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

A 28-year-old man has also been arrested over the case

Farmers' protest disrupts New Delhi...

Farmers' protest disrupts New Delhi...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

In June, vegetable prices jumped 10% in major cities after a strike by millions of farmers to press demands...

Wives of Reuters reporters jailed in...

Wives of Reuters reporters jailed in...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were investigating Rohingya killings in Rakhine State by security forces...

Atiur Rahman: Trade facilitation infrastructure...

Atiur Rahman: Trade facilitation infrastructure...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Rahman highlighted various points on improving Bangladesh’s trade potential, improving the Indo-Bangla...

US, India to discuss sale of drones,...

US, India to discuss sale of drones,...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The United States is keen to tap into India's large defence market

Deadly 'rat fever' in flood-ravaged...

Deadly 'rat fever' in flood-ravaged...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Leptospirosis rarely spreads from person to person and can be treated with common antibiotics

Pakistan girds for ‘exchanges’ with...

Pakistan girds for ‘exchanges’ with...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Pompeo will be accompanied by top US military officer, General Joseph Dunford, for talks with the Pakistani...

Myanmar defends Suu Kyi's silence over...

Myanmar defends Suu Kyi's silence over...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

In April 8,500 people were set free in an amnesty, including 36 deemed to be political prisoners but...

Rescue teams searching rubble after...

Rescue teams searching rubble after...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Yet it was not known if there were casualties

Arif Alvi becomes 13th president of...

Arif Alvi becomes 13th president of...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Alvi, a father of four and active Twitter user, was shot and wounded during a protest against military...

Myanmar enquiry panel visits Rakhine...

Myanmar enquiry panel visits Rakhine...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The commission also met with Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi along with senior government and military...

Aurora Prize winner to donate $1mln...

Aurora Prize winner to give $1m for...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The donation will benefit around 375,000 Rohingya refugees

Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani...

Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Jalaluddin Haqqani, thought to be in his 70s or 80s, once told AFP that eating honey was the secret to...

Myanmar army apologizes for mistaken...

Myanmar army apologizes for mistaken...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Reuters published an exclusive report on Friday revealing that two of the pictures in the book that aimed...

Sri Lanka probes deaths of wild...

Sri Lanka probes deaths of wild...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Sri Lanka considers elephants a national treasure and they are protected by law

India takes over children's shelters...

India takes over children's shelters...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

About 1,300 shelters are unregistered, according to the NCPCR, which means they operate illegally and...

India's billion-dollar battle to build...

India's billion-dollar battle to build...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

In a burst of nationalist fervour, around one billion dollars is being spent on the two giant effigies,...

Philippines' Duterte apologises for...

Philippines' Duterte apologises for...

World

Mon, Sep 3 2018

After his election in mid-2016, Duterte quickly earned a reputation for using vulgar language against...

Experts: Removing trade barriers key...

Experts: Removing trade barriers key...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 2 2018

The Tripura chief minister laid emphasis on the importance of border trade which would cement the camaraderie...