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Gunmen attack Afghan communications...

Gunmen attack Afghan communications...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 20 2019

The area around the building was sealed off by police as at least three attackers battled security...

Congress spokeswoman quits in middle...

Congress spokeswoman quits in middle...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 19 2019

The resignation of Priyanka Chaturvedi, a regular on prime-time TV debates, is an embarrassing setback...

Indian man amputates finger after voting...

Indian man amputates finger after voting...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 19 2019

Pawan Kumar became confused by the symbols on the electronic voting machine and voted for Prime Minister...

India suspends Kashmir border trade...

India suspends Kashmir border trade...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 19 2019

Kashmir has been on edge since a February suicide attack that killed 40 Indian paramilitaries and brought...

Peace talks postponed as Taliban objects...

Peace talks postponed as Taliban objects...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The talks were set to begin on Friday in Doha, but a senior government official in Kabul said 'the...

Malaysian inquiry probes trafficking...

Malaysian inquiry probes trafficking...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Malaysian authorities announced in May 2015 they had uncovered the sites in the north of the country,...

Rakhine rebels: 'No peace by prayer'...

Rakhine rebels: 'No peace by prayer'...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The increasingly bloody battle in western Rakhine state is between the Myanmar military and the Arakan...

India's Jet Airways finds itself out...

India's Jet Airways finds itself out...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

At its peak, Jet operated over 120 planes and well over 600 daily flights. The airline, which has roughly...

Separatist gunmen kill 14 bus passengers...

Separatist gunmen kill 14 bus passengers...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The attackers, who numbered around two dozen, were wearing uniforms from the paramilitary Frontier...

Indian EC suspends officer for checking...

Indian EC suspends officer for checking...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Mohammed Mohsin, a 1996 batch Karnataka cadre IAS officer, has not acted in conformity with the EC's...

Indonesia president declares poll win...

Indonesia president declares poll win...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Unofficial results from private pollsters based on vote samples from Wednesday's election pointed...

Sporadic violence as millions vote in...

Sporadic violence as millions vote in...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have run an aggressive campaign, playing to their nationalist,...

India election: Phase 2 voting on Thursday,...

India election: Phase 2 voting on Thursday,...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Voting takes place across 12 states and the Union Territory of Puducherry, including all 39 Lok Sabha...

Imran Khan to visit China next week,...

Imran Khan to visit China next week,...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Khan will visit China from April 25, and give a keynote speech at the three-day Belt and Road Forum that...

Malaysia probes talk on Muslim women...

Malaysia probes talk on Muslim women...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

The forum took place at a book shop outside Kuala Lumpur to mark the launch of a book called 'Unveiling...

Indonesia's Widodo on course for victory...

Indonesia's Widodo on course for victory...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Data from six private pollsters - based on partial counts of vote samples - showed that Widodo was winning...

India cancels poll in southern area...

India cancels poll in southern area...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

It is the first time a ballot has been cancelled in a national election over attempted vote-buying

Storms kill 35 in India

Storms kill 35 in India

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Strong winds barrelled through Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh states felling walls, trees and...

TikTok vanishes from Google, Apple app...

TikTok vanishes from Google, Apple app...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

TikTok, which allows users to create and share short videos with special effects, is hugely popular in...

Myanmar pardons more than 9,000 prisoners...

Myanmar pardons more than 9,000 prisoners...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

President Win Myint said 9,353 prisoners, including 16 foreigners

Indonesia presidential race pits heavy...

Indonesia presidential race pits heavy...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 17 2019

A record 245,000 candidates are running for public office from the presidency down to local legislator...