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Trump discloses financial details of...

Trump discloses financial details of...

North America

Sat, Apr 1 2017

The legally required disclosure documents provided a snapshot of assets and positions held by personnel...

Protesters set Paraguay congress on...

Protesters set Paraguay congress on...

World

Sat, Apr 1 2017

Television images showed protesters breaking windows of the South American country's Congress

BSF claims Meghalaya militant connected...

BSF claims Meghalaya militant connected...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 31 2017

A member of the militant group of Achick Songa An’pachakgipa Kotok (Asak), mainly based in India’s Meghalaya,...

Gujarat greenlights life sentences for...

Gujarat greenlights life sentences for...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Cow slaughter is a hot-button issue in India, where even rumours of cows being transported can spark...

Indian abattoirs end strike on assurances...

Indian abattoirs end strike on assurances...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The crackdown in Uttar Pradesh spread to other states ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya...

Analysts: India crackdown on illegal...

Analysts: India crackdown on illegal...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Maharashtra recently passed a law requiring street hawkers to have lived in the state for 15 years before...

The week in pictures

The week in pictures

World

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week

22 dead, 70 wounded in Pakistan market...

22 dead, 70 wounded in Pakistan market...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The attacks have shattered hopes that Pakistan may have come through the militant violence, and increased...

Kim Jong Nam's body released to North...

Kim Jong Nam's body released to North...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Kim was murdered at Kuala Lumpur airport with a lethal nerve agent last month

Israeli cabinet approves first West...

Israeli cabinet approves first West...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Such settlements, in territory that Israel captured in the 1967 Middle East war, are deemed illegal by...

Ousted S Korean leader behind bars after...

Ousted S Korean leader behind bars after...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Park Geun-hye, showing full co-operation with the investigation, has denied any wrongdoing

China bans 'abnormal' beards, veils...

China bans 'abnormal' beards, veils...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Workers in public spaces like stations and airports will be required to "dissuade" those who fully cover...

Pakistan skips IPU Assembly in...

Pakistan skips IPU Assembly in...

World

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The Pakistan speaker says a visit at this point will not serve the purpose of any side

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation...

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation...

World

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The proposals will be sent to the governments of 27 EU members

Venezuela's Maduro decried as 'dictator'...

Venezuela's Maduro decried as 'dictator'...

World

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The head of the 34-nation Organisation of International States (OAS), Luis Almagro, said the Venezuelan...

House intelligence committee: Flynn...

House intelligence committee: Flynn...

World

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Former Trump adviser Michael Flynn did not offer to testify to HPSCI in exchange for immunity, says House...

42 Bangladeshi expats win EU court case...

42 Bangladeshi expats win EU court case...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 30 2017

European court of human rights rules in favour of Bangladeshi expats over the 2013 attack and orders...

Anti-EU activist fails to burn EU flag...

Anti-EU activist fails to burn EU flag...

Europe

Thu, Mar 30 2017

British 'white nationalist' is filmed trying to set the European Union cremainsflag alight for more than...

China's Xinjiang cracks down on Muslim...

China's Xinjiang cracks down on Muslim...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Mar 30 2017

Previously Chinese authorities have restricted granting passports to Uighurs and adopted measures limiting...

Italy set to offer menstrual leave for...

Italy set to offer menstrual leave for...

Europe

Thu, Mar 30 2017

Italy’s parliament is considering a proposal for a law that would force companies to grant three days...

UK negotiator denies govt is blackmailing...

UK negotiator denies govt is blackmailing...

Europe

Thu, Mar 30 2017

The tabloid Sun was in no doubt about what May meant: 'Your money or your lives,' was its front-page...