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Modi balancing Dalit anger with antagonistic...

Modi balancing Dalit anger with antagonistic...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 9 2016

The documentary Plastic Cow, made in 2012 by Kunal Vohra for the Karuna Society for Animals and Nature...

Lok Sabha approves biggest Indian tax...

Lok Sabha approves biggest Indian tax...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

The proposed goods and services tax (GST) is the most significant revamping of the tax system since the...

Dhaka allows Delhi to use its territory...

Dhaka allows Delhi to use its territory...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

After signing the MoU, India can use Bangladesh territory to send relief material till September

Suicide bomber kills at least 63 at...

Suicide bomber kills at least 63 at...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

A suicide bomber in Pakistan killed at least 63 people and wounded dozens more in an attack on mourners...

7 killed in Nepal helicopter crash

7 killed in Nepal helicopter crash

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Local news reports said the helicopter was sent to a village to pick up a 5-day-old infant who had fallen...

Hospital bomb blast kills 53 in...

Hospital bomb blast kills 53 in...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 8 2016

Most of the victims are lawyers and journalists

PM Modi urges action against cow-protection...

PM Modi urges action against cow-protection...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 8 2016

Hundreds of people were detained in western India last month when protests against an attack on four...

Anti-social media, online chats foil...

Anti-social media, online chats foil...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 8 2016

Just last month Indonesian security forces killed their most-wanted militant, Santoso, who had been hiding...

Nitin Patel set to become new Gujarat...

Nitin Patel set to become new Gujarat...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 5 2016

An aide to Indian PM Narendra Modi said Nitin Patel, the state’s health minister, would be confirmed...

India, Pakistan rivalry to overshadow...

India, Pakistan rivalry to overshadow...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 5 2016

Singh did not mention Pakistan by name but India accuses its neighbour of sheltering militants fighting...

North Korea fires missile into Japan...

North Korea fires missile into Japan...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 4 2016

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe described the launch as a “grave threat” to Japan and said Tokyo “strongly...

Buses plunge into river after India...

Buses plunge into river after India...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 4 2016

"There is no confirmed assessment about casualties since the area is very dark. Administration will ensure...

Suu Kyi tackles military land grabs...

Suu Kyi tackles military land grabs...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 4 2016

With Suu Kyi’s party now taking the lead, the new government has formed a taskforce to deal with land-grab...

The two avatars of Prachanda, Nepal’s...

The two avatars of Prachanda, Nepal’s...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 4 2016

As Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ takes over as Nepal’s Prime Minister on Wednesday, for the second time...

Nepal picks Maoist as PM, amid revolving-door...

Nepal picks Maoist as PM, amid revolving-door...

World

Wed, Aug 3 2016

Nepal has long been mired in political instability and Prachanda, 61, becomes its 24th prime minister...

Battle within tiny Indian Shia Bohra...

Battle within tiny Indian Shia Bohra...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 3 2016

From Mumbai to New York, medical professionals receive the Syedna’s blessings to perform circumcision...

West Bengal to be renamed Bangla or...

West Bengal to be renamed Bangla or...

World

Tue, Aug 2 2016

The state's ruling party had decided to rename West Bengal to Paschimbanga in 2011, "to raise the state’s...

India’s Dalits rally to demand end to...

India’s Dalits rally to demand end to...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 2 2016

In Gujarat, crimes against lower-caste communities, including indigenous people, had a conviction rate...

Taliban claim Kabul bomb attack

Taliban claim Kabul bomb attack

South Asia

Tue, Aug 2 2016

It came around a week after the Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility for a suicide attack...

Gujarat CM resigns over Dalit...

Gujarat CM resigns over Dalit...

World

Mon, Aug 1 2016

The 75-year-old Anandiben Patel, who served as the state's first woman chief minister, posted the resignation...

Indian army 'regrets' death of civilians...

Indian army 'regrets' death of civilians...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 19 2016

The number of casualties in Kashmir reached to 43 as of Tuesday since the beginning of the violence more...