• Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018
  • Last Update : 05:24 pm

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news...

World , South Asia , Technology

Tue, Jul 10 2018

The messaging service has been under immense pressure after the lynching of more than 20 people accused...

Hoping against hope, Pakistan's transgender...

World , South Asia

Tue, Jul 10 2018

In 2009, Pakistan became one of the first countries in the world to legally recognise a third sex, allowing...

India's top court reviews homosexuality...

World , South Asia

Tue, Jul 10 2018

In 2009, the Delhi High Court had effectively decriminalised gay sex, saying a ban violated fundamental...

Tripura CM: Bangladesh should liberalize...

Biplab Kumar Deb told reporters on Monday that items which are not allowed to be transported through...

US soldier killed in Afghanistan

World , South Asia

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Media in his hometown said he was deployed in February to help provide security for the brigade’s...

Pakistan's transgenders launch election...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Transgenders number at least half a million people in the country, according to several studies —...

Court upholds Delhi gang rape...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jul 9 2018

The brutal gang rape of the woman, a 23-year-old medical student who later died of her injuries, sparked...

Reuters reporters to face Myanmar...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jul 9 2018

They have been held in custody for nearly seven months for pre-trial hearings

India's three-pronged strategy to check...

World , South Asia

Mon, Jul 9 2018

In meetings with ambassadors Sushma Swaraj said India must continue to closely watch all Chinese...

China to Myanmar: Start Rohingya...

World , South Asia

Sun, Jul 8 2018

It wants to see practical steps, visible outcome

PML-N picks replacement election candidates...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Maryam’s husband and PML-N lawmaker Captain (retd) Mohammad Safdar was handed a year in jail

Indian army shoots dead three protesters...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Thousands of others were injured by shotgun pellets fired by the Indian army

UN: Verification process to help find...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

At the end of the process, refugees are provided with new identity cards and for many of the refugees,...

Indian Railways live streams from kitchens...

D2 , World , South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

A series of scandals on the Indian Railway has forced the image improvement campaign

Thai military diver dies as window for...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

The diver’s death raises serious doubts over the safety of attempting to bring the 12 boys and...

India’s ‘worst water crisis in history’...

World , South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

India is “suffering from the worst water crisis in its history”, threatening hundreds of...

India's Uttar Pradesh bans plastic,...

World , South Asia

Fri, Jul 6 2018

The majority of India's 29 states have a full or partial ban

Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced...

World , South Asia

Fri, Jul 6 2018

Prosecution lawyer said the court had ordered the properties be confiscated

Kabul picks itself up from decades of...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jul 5 2018

After civil war in the early 1990s, which destroyed much of the city, the Taliban took control in 1996,...

India to discuss Sri Lanka airport joint...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jul 5 2018

The $210 million facility is dubbed the world's emptiest airport due to a lack of flights

Mother Teresa charity home sold babies...

World , South Asia

Thu, Jul 5 2018

A home run by Mother Teresa's religious order in India has been sealed and a nun and another person...