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China lodges protest with India over...

China lodges protest with India over...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Beijing claims that the religious leader is bent on splitting Tibet from China and has previously condemned...

Afghanistan dangles lithium wealth to...

Afghanistan dangles lithium wealth to...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The mountainous, land-locked nation has huge, largely untouched reserves of copper, iron ore, chromite,...

Ambulance carrying bleeding child waits...

Ambulance carrying bleeding child waits...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The widely circulated video also shows how a few people were trying to negotiate with police officials...

Dalai Lama blames parochial Chinese...

Dalai Lama blames parochial Chinese...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The Buddhist leader was in Bomdila, a town that suffered through one of the final phases of the brief...

Muslim man dies after attack by cow...

Muslim man dies after attack by cow...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 5 2017

At least 10 Muslim men have been killed in similar incidents across the country by Hindu mobs on suspicion...

Blast in Pakistani city of Lahore kills...

Blast in Pakistani city of Lahore kills...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The blast, the latest in a series that has killed scores of people in Pakistan since the beginning of...

Narendra Modi urges Kashmir youth to...

Narendra Modi urges Kashmir youth to...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 2 2017

Both India and Pakistan claim Kashmir in full, but govern separate parts, and have fought three wars...

20 people murdered at Pakistan Sufi...

20 people murdered at Pakistan Sufi...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 2 2017

In recent months, Sufi shrines have been targeted by extremist Sunni militants who consider them heretics,...

Police: Shrine custodian kills 20 in...

Police: Shrine custodian kills 20 in...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 2 2017

During his interrogation, the custodian told police he believed his victims were out to kill him

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...

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...

World's fourth-largest rail network...

World's fourth-largest rail network...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 30 2017

India's state railways, built during British colonial rule, have an appalling safety record after decades...

Exclusive: Myanmar’s Harakah al-Yaqeen...

Exclusive: Myanmar’s Harakah al-Yaqeen...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 29 2017

Rakhine State guerrilla group Harakah al-Yaqeen have made 20 demands of the Myanmar government and requested...

BSF on high alert after Sylhet...

BSF on high alert after Sylhet...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 28 2017

BSF officials have shared intelligence inputs with Meghalaya Police following the explosions

Myanmar army says no Rohingyas in Rakhine,...

Myanmar army says no Rohingyas in Rakhine,...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 28 2017

Myanmar’s army chief defended the military operation in the Rakhine State on Monday after the UN pledged...

Listen: Modi wishes Bangladeshis on...

Listen: Modi wishes Bangladeshis on...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 26 2017

He also praised the national anthem of Bangladesh

Muslim-Hindu strife in Gujarat leaves...

Muslim-Hindu strife in Gujarat leaves...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 26 2017

Gujarat has a history of serious communal trouble

Mamata Banerjee condemns Sylhet...

Mamata Banerjee condemns Sylhet...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 26 2017

Mamata also expressed condolence for the families of the victims