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Polls begin in India: No prospect of...

Polls begin in India: No prospect of...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The ‘Modi wave’ significantly diminished due to demonetisation, increased Hindu extremism,...

France denies report that it trained...

France denies report that it trained...

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Thu, Apr 11 2019

'The first batch of pilots trained for Qatar in November 2017 were Pakistani exchange...

Sri Lanka's wartime defence chief sued...

Sri Lanka's wartime defence chief sued...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Gotabaya, popular among many Sri Lankans for his role in winning a 26-year war that ended in 2009

Rahul Gandhi urges voters to participate...

Rahul Gandhi urges voters to participate...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah were among the first leaders who tweeted to encourage...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The Information Ministry said around 200 insurgents stormed a police headquarters in Mrauk U before being...

EVMs malfunction in many places in Andhra...

EVMs malfunction in many places in Andhra...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

There were complaints about technical glitches in EVMs at 50 places

Reports: Two dead in clashes on first...

Reports: Two dead in clashes on first...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Suspected Maoist rebels also triggered blasts in Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra states in a bid to disrupt...

'Cured' Dalai Lama set to be discharged...

'Cured' Dalai Lama set to be discharged...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The 83-year-old Buddhist monk was admitted to the Max hospital in the Indian capital on Tuesday with...

World's biggest election tests Modi's...

World's biggest election tests Modi's...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Election officials reported a heavy turnout across the 20 states taking part in the first day of the...

India's giant election gets underway...

India's giant election gets underway...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Almost 900 million of India’s 1.3 billion people are eligible to vote

Imran Khan sees better chance of peace...

Imran Khan sees better chance of peace...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Khan said that if the next Indian government were led by the opposition Congress party, it might be too...

Ten women die in India mudslide

Ten women die in India mudslide

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Police and rescue officials used earth movers to clear the mud and retrieve the bodies

India goes on high security alert ahead...

India goes on high security alert ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Some 80,000 troops, police and paramilitaries will be deployed in troubled Chhattisgarh state

PM May voices regret over 1919 India...

PM May voices regret over 1919 India...

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Wed, Apr 10 2019

The April 13, 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre, in which British troops opened fire on thousands of unarmed...

Dalai Lama recovers from chest infection...

Dalai Lama recovers from chest infection...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

The 83-year-old Nobel peace laureate was admitted to hospital in New Delhi

Maldives ruling party pledges probe...

Maldives ruling party pledges probe...

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Wed, Apr 10 2019

Nasheed's Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) is set to secure 65 seats in the 87-member parliament,...

Pakistan PM Khan says anti-militant...

Pakistan PM Khan says anti-militant...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

He said that his country was acting in its own interests

Modi rides nationalist fervour ahead...

Modi rides nationalist fervour ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

In December, alarm bells rang for Modi's Hindu nationalists after it lost three key states to the...

India goes to decisive polls on...

India goes to decisive polls on...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

About 900 million citizens will be eligible to vote — with 15 million of them aged between 18 and...

Gunmen in India's state of Jammu and...

Gunmen in India's state of Jammu and...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 9 2019

He was flown to a hospital at the Government Medical College in Jammu

IAF: Radar images prove Pakistan F-16...

IAF: Radar images prove Pakistan F-16...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 9 2019

In a press conference Air Vice Marshal RGK Kapoor repeated this assertion, reading out the evidence gathered...