• Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018
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Afghan peace marchers arrive in Kabul...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 18 2018

Dozens of peace protesters arrived in Kabul on Monday after walking hundreds of kilometres across

India to resume military strikes on...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 18 2018

India said it was resuming military operations against rebels in disputed Kashmir after a rare

Landslides, flash floods as monsoon...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 18 2018

Flooding in southern Myanmar has caused a landslide at a famed Buddhist pagoda, submerged homes

Afghanistan Eid car bomb kills 26

World , South Asia

Sat, Jun 16 2018

A car bomb killed at least 26 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan

Eight killed by India lynch mobs in...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Eight people have been murdered by lynch mobs across India in less than a week,

Maldives ex-leader, chief justice jailed...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jun 14 2018

A court in the Maldives on Wednesday convicted former president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom and the

Firebrand Sri Lanka monk jailed for...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jun 14 2018

A firebrand Buddhist monk was sentenced to six months in jail by a Sri Lanka

UN: Inquire human rights violations...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Indian security forces have used excessive force in Kashmir and killed and wounded numerous...

Pakistan says group linked to Mumbai...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 14 2018

A Pakistani group linked to the deadly 2008 Mumbai terror attacks was denied permission Wednesday

US-backed broadcaster drops Myanmar...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 13 2018

US-backed Radio Free Asia has pulled broadcasts from a television channel in Myanmar after the

Fears grow over Pakistan's economic...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Fears mounted over Pakistan's economic stability before elections this summer as the caretaker government...

Rohingya refugees land in Myanmar as...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Scores of Rohingya refugees leaving Bangladeshi camps by boat have accidentally returned to the...

Sri Lanka moves to compensate war victims...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Sri Lanka on Wednesday announced the first steps in a long-delayed process to compensate victims

Taliban launch attacks as Afghan government...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Taliban fighters killed a governor and took control of his district as clashes broke out

Fire breaks out in Mumbai high-rise...

A huge fire broke out at a residential building in a posh residential area in

Bend it like Modi: Indian PM trots and...

Narendra Modi, whose supporters boast of his physical prowess and indifference to sleep, has shared

India claims nabbing another Pakistani...

World , South Asia

Wed, Jun 13 2018

India police said on Monday it will have x-rayed a pigeon it suspects was spying

Rahul Gandhi vows to fight powerful...

World , South Asia

Tue, Jun 12 2018

India's opposition leader Rahul Gandhi pleaded not guilty Tuesday to defaming a powerful Hindu...

Bihar mine blast: JMB man held in...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Kolkata police have arrested a Bangladeshi man, one of the key accused of the Bodh

Fresh pressure on Myanmar to take back...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 12 2018

International pressure on Myanmar is mounting afresh as it remained “very slow” in creating...

New UN envoy to pay first visit to...

World , South Asia

Tue, Jun 12 2018

The new UN envoy for Myanmar, Christine Schraner Burgener, will pay her first visit to