• Thursday, Feb 27, 2020
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Actor-politician Tapas Pal passes...

Actor-politician Tapas Pal passes...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 18 2020

He died of cardiac arrest around 4am on Tuesday

Suicide blast kill 10 in Quetta

Suicide blast kill 10 in Quetta

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

'We have received 10 bodies so far and 35 injured in Civil Hospital'

Taliban kill 5 Afghan soldiers despite...

Taliban kill 5 Afghan soldiers despite...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The Taliban's official spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed on Twitter that the militants had killed...

Indian top court orders equal roles...

Indian top court orders equal roles...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The Supreme Court also ordered the government to extend permanent service - which has only been applicable...

Nirbhaya gangrape convicts to hang on...

Nirbhaya gangrape convicts to hang on...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The death warrants were first issued for January 22

India's use of facial recognition tech...

India's use of facial recognition tech...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

Police in the Indian capital and the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, both hotbeds of dissent, have used...

India's 'Usain Bolt' buffalo runner...

India's 'Usain Bolt' buffalo runner...

Around the Web

Mon, Feb 17 2020

With the Tokyo Olympics looming in July, Gowda politely declined an invitation from India's sports...

India rejects UN chief’s Kashmir mediation...

India rejects UN chief’s Kashmir mediation...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

Guterres called on India and Pakistan to de-escalate, both militarily and verbally

Sri Lanka calls on US to reconsider...

Sri Lanka calls on US to reconsider...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

The US Friday said the travel ban for Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva and his family was imposed over...

Modi stands firm on Kashmir, CAA...

Modi stands firm on Kashmir, CAA...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Modi also highlighted other important decision of his administration, including the setting up of a trust...

Afghan president cautiously hopeful...

Afghan president cautiously hopeful...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

The acid test of the Taliban's sincerity will be their willingness to accept elections

Kejriwal sworn in as Delhi chief minister...

Kejriwal sworn in as Delhi chief minister...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Aam Aadmi Party had won a resounding victory in the state elections on February 11

New CCTV footage shows Delhi police...

New CCTV footage shows Delhi police...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Delhi police were accused of using excessive force to quell the demonstrations, and storming the...

Pakistan court orders release of Pashtun...

Pakistan court orders release of Pashtun...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Manzoor Pashteen, chief of the Pashtun Protection Movement (PTM), was arrested last month on charges...

US bans Sri Lanka army chief over war...

US bans Sri Lanka army chief over war...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Rights groups say some 40,000 ethnic Tamils were killed in mass atrocities as government forces seized...

Taliban reach violence reduction pact...

Taliban reach violence reduction pact...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 15 2020

There remains a long way to go to a peace settlement and end to the nearly two-decade-old US military...

Indian students stripped for menstruation...

Indian students stripped for menstruation...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 14 2020

'There are no words to describe the humiliation that we faced'

Indian court questions interrogation...

Indian court questions interrogation...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 14 2020

Critics say the law violates India's secular constitution and discriminates against minority...

Indian police use facial recognition...

Indian police use facial recognition...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 14 2020

'The results are very encouraging'

Bengal BJP divided over strategy for...

Bengal BJP divided over strategy for...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 14 2020

On the other hand, BJP state unit chief Dilip Ghosh advocated to carry on its aggressive strategy saying...

US, Taliban could sign peace deal in...

US, Taliban could sign peace deal in...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 13 2020

The talks had been deadlocked in part over a US demand that the insurgents agree to sharply reduce violence...