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Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Kashmir has been divided since the end of British colonial rule in 1947 but both India and Pakistan claim...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Corruption, rural poverty, youth unemployment and the prevalence of criminal gangs remain challenges...

Rohingya, other global issues to dominate...

Rohingya, other global issues to dominate...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The United Nations says a lot needs to be done to ensure safe return of the Rohingya refugees to...

Sri Lankan ambassador to Vienna recalled...

Sri Lankan ambassador to Vienna recalled...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

The Sri Lankan embassy in Austria is also accredited to UN agencies in Vienna as well as Bosnia and Herzegovina,...

Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war...

Sri Lanka seeks UN reprieve over war...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

At least 100,000 people were killed during the separatist war between government forces and rebels from...

Indian nuns demand justice for sister...

Indian nuns demand justice for sister...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

The nun in a letter said she wanted the Vatican to intervene

Indian college student abducted and...

Indian college student abducted and...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Sexual violence is rife in India, with nearly 40,000 rape cases reported in 2016

India appoints new chief justice critical...

India appoints new chief justice critical...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Gogoi was one of four Supreme Court judges who publicly aired concerns about judicial appointments and...

Bhutan seeks more happiness in third...

Bhutan seeks more happiness in third...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Corruption, rural poverty, youth unemployment and the prevalence of criminal gangs remain

Afghan military helicopter crash kills...

Afghan military helicopter crash kills...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Official said the helicopter crashed due to a technical issue

Tripura braces itself for Panchayat...

Tripura braces itself for Panchayat...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The polls are scheduled to be held on September 30

Ascension 2018 begins volunteer...

Ascension 2018 begins volunteer...

Event

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Ascension already has the reputation of being the most coveted debating tournament in the country for...

For India's poorest, an ID card can...

For India's poorest, an ID card can...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 14 2018

At least 14 people have died of starvation in Jharkhand, the eastern Indian state where the Malhars live,...

Philippines raises alert as super typhoon...

Philippines raises alert as super typhoon...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Thousands have already fled their homes on the Philippines' northern coastal tip ahead of the early...

Arrest warrant issued against Andhra...

Arrest warrant issued against Andhra...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Naidu has been charged with offences that include criminal intimidation

Opposition: Maldives denying access...

Opposition: Maldives denying access...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Maldivian authorities have already turned down requests by international media to cover the...

Indian bishop to be questioned for alleged...

Indian bishop to be questioned for alleged...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Kerala is home to India's largest Christian population and one of the oldest in the world

India’s Congress seeks finance minister's...

India’s Congress seeks finance minister's...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

A spokesman for Jaitley declined to comment further on Thursday

India bans 328 combination drugs in...

India bans 328 combination drugs in...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Combination drugs are used to improve patients' compliance, as it is easier to get patients to take...

China plans Kolkata-Kunming bullet train...

China plans Kolkata-Kunming bullet train...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Chinese Consul General in Kolkata Ma Zhanwu disclosed this on Wednesday at a conference in Kolkata

Suu Kyi once again blames Bangladesh...

Suu Kyi once again blames Bangladesh...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

She, however, admitted in hindsight that the Rohingya situation could have been handled better