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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

India asks Interpol to issue arrest...

World , South Asia

Tue, Jun 12 2018

India's federal police has asked Interpol to help locate and arrest billionaire jeweller Nirav...

Modi's plan to get millions more Indians...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 11 2018

The slow pace of fitting out regional airports risks delaying Indian Prime Minister Narendra...

Indian celebrity jeweller seeks asylum...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Indian celebrity jeweller Nirav Modi, wanted over an alleged massive bank fraud, has fled to

IS suicide attack kills 13 in...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 11 2018

A suicide bomber killed 13 people and wounded more 25 during rush hour on Monday

Pervez Musharraf no longer Pakistani...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf is no longer a Pakistani citizen after authorities have...

Rohingya lawyer: Give us an...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Stateless Rohingya must be recognized as citizens of Myanmar and given identity documents so they

Afghan forces seize huge bomb-making...

World , South Asia

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Afghan security forces on Sunday seized 156 sacks of ammonium nitrate, widely used in making

19 Afghan police killed in Taliban...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

At least 19 Afghan police officers were killed on Saturday in a pre-dawn raid by

India strikes river, rice deals with...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

China and India on Saturday settled a dispute over the flood-prone Brahmaputra river that flows

Rohingya crisis: Speakers urge global...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Speakers at a dialogue have urged the international community to mount pressure on Myanmar to

Maldives sets presidential vote with...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The Maldives has set the date for its next presidential election with incumbent Abdulla Yameen

Taliban raid on Afghan military base...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

At least 17 Afghan soldiers were killed when Taliban fighters stormed a military base in

Afghan Taliban raise hopes with surprise...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The Afghan Taliban on Saturday announced a surprise three-day ceasefire over the Eid holiday in

Myanmar hardline monks vow to stay on...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Myanmar’s hardline monks will dodge bans on Facebook and keep using it to “tell the

US urges Myanmar to help implement Advisory...

World , South Asia

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The US has urged the Myanmar government to fulfill its commitment to work with the

India, Pakistan ex-spies spark furore...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jun 7 2018

It began with hushed conversations in hotels dotted around Asia, and resulted in a nearly

Facebook blacklists Myanmar hardline...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Facebook has blacklisted a group of Myanmar Buddhist hardliners including monks notorious for bilious...