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Nawaz Sharif freed from jail on court...

Nawaz Sharif freed from jail on court...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sharif was ousted and disqualified from holding office by the Supreme Court in July 2017 and jailed earlier...

Malnutrition, child deaths plague India's...

Malnutrition, child deaths plague India's...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Campaigners have called for better protection for tribal lands

Maldives’ Chinese debt, political risk...

Maldives’ Chinese debt, political risk...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The Maldives’ economy has grown by an average of 6% a year for the last five years, buoyed by tourism...

British FM to see centre of Rohingya...

British FM to see centre of Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Suu Kyi is in a power-sharing agreement with the military, which controls a quarter of parliament's...

Trump vows '100%' support for storm-battered...

Trump vows '100%' support for storm-battered...

North America

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Trump pledged federal assistance as the Carolinas begin the long recovery from a storm estimated to have...

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding...

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The incident is the latest in a string of embarrassing incidents for the airline, which like other Indian...

Japan's PM Abe heads for extended term...

Japan's PM Abe heads for extended term...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The win effectively hands Abe three more years as prime minister, giving him the chance of breaking the...

Malaysia ex-PM Najib faces 21 new charges...

Malaysia ex-PM Najib faces 21 new charges...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 20 2018

He has already been hit with seven charges over state fund 1MDB since unexpectedly losing power in May,...

Landslide kills 12 in the Philippines,...

Landslide kills 12 in the Philippines,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Heavy weekend rains brought by typhoon Mangkhut caused more than 100 landslides, most in the mountainous...

Palestinians say Israeli troops fire...

Palestinians say Israeli troops killed...

Middle East

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The border between Gaza and Israel has been the scene of weekly Palestinian demonstrations since March...

Britain's May appeals to EU leaders...

Britain's May appeals to EU

Europe

Thu, Sep 20 2018

EU officials again said Britain had to move its own position over what has become known as the Irish...

Two Koreas leaders in mountain show...

Two Koreas leaders in mountain show...

World

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The North Korean leader on Wednesday agreed to shutter the Tongchang-ri missile-testing site in the presence...

September 20: What happened this day...

September 20: What happened this day...

World

Thu, Sep 20 2018

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

BJP wins 96% seats uncontested in Tripura...

BJP wins 96% seats uncontested in Tripura...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The opposition parties, including the CPI-(M) and Congress, attributed massive rigging as the reason...

Ireland's Brexit backstop, and why it...

Ireland's Brexit backstop, and why it...

Europe

Wed, Sep 19 2018

This is what it is and why it matters

Wild celebrations as ousted Pakistan...

Nawaz Sharif, daughter freed from...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The Islamabad High Court suspended the 10-year sentence for Sharif and the seven-year term handed down...

Swiss NGO links pesticide to Indian...

Swiss NGO links pesticide to Indian...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The European Union banned diafenthiuron in 2002

Trump: No FBI probe needed on Supreme...

Trump: No FBI probe needed on Supreme...

North America

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Trump, who has repeatedly brushed off allegations of his own sexual misconduct, has so far stood by the...

China: Military ties backbone to relations...

China: Military ties backbone to relations...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Beijing has pledged to invest about $60 billion in Pakistan for infrastructure for the Belt and Road...

Mattis dismisses reports he may be leaving...

Mattis dismisses reports he may be leaving...

North America

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Western officials privately extol Mattis, whose standing among Nato allies has risen as they become increasingly...

Maldives president took gifts from island...

Maldives president took gifts from island...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Independent reporting in the Maldives is difficult and Yameen, who has ruled since winning a controversial...