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Hardline leader in Indian state defends...

Hardline leader in Indian state defends...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 28 2019

The government has said no citizen will be affected and there are no imminent plans for a register

Taliban kill 10 Afghan soldiers in attack...

Taliban kill 10 Afghan soldiers in attack...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 28 2019

The attack in Helmand comes as local and international forces brace for another deadly winter amid US-Taliban...

Pakistan seizes 5 suspected al Qaeda...

Pakistan seizes 5 suspected al Qaeda...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 27 2019

The Pakistan government says the number of militants in the country has decreased due to an army...

UN experts urge Pakistan to clear scholar...

UN experts urge Pakistan to clear scholar...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 27 2019

International law permits the death penalty only in exceptional circumstances, and requires incontrovertible...

Nepal cracks down on illegal 'menstrual...

Nepal cracks down on illegal 'menstrual...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 27 2019

The system was banned in 2005 in the Himalayan nation but it remains in practice in some remote areas...

In tense north India, Muslim family...

In tense north India, Muslim family...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 27 2019

Modi's government has followed a strong pro-Hindu agenda since it came to power in 2014

India ejects 2nd European for protesting...

India ejects 2nd European for protesting...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 27 2019

Janne-Mette Johansson, 71, told AFP that police gave her 'verbal assurances' that she could take...

Thousands protest in rival demonstrations...

Thousands protest in rival demonstrations...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 27 2019

More than 100 people have also been booked over social media posts deemed to be objectionable or misleading,...

Indian state demands damages, threatens...

Indian state demands damages, threatens...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

India's army chief on Thursday criticized the role of students in the protests

Firing along LoC in Kashmir kills

Firing along LoC in Kashmir kills

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

Since February, shelling and mortar fire across the LoC has become more frequent, after a suicide attack...

Singapore police probe Indian for alleged...

Singapore police probe Indian for alleged...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

Unauthorized public assemblies and protests over political situations in other countries are banned in...

Amit Shah: Opposition led by Congress...

Amit Shah: Opposition led by Congress...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

Shah said the time was up for the Kejriwal government in Delhi and the BJP would form the next...

Rakhine rebels say Myanmar official...

Rakhine rebels say Myanmar official...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

The Arakan Army said its positions had come under attack from Myanmar's army

Blindspot to backlash: India’s Modi...

Blindspot to backlash: India’s Modi...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

At least 21 people have died in clashes with police over the controversial citizenship law

India's protesters: A cross-section...

India's protesters: A cross-section...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

The law allows people of six religions from Muslim-majority Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan an easier...

Modi unveils plan to tackle water shortages...

Modi unveils plan to tackle water shortages...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

 Almost every sector of the $2.6 trillion economy is dependent on water, especially agriculture,...

WhatsApp wars over India protests divide...

WhatsApp wars over India protests divide...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

Young people, particularly women, have been at the forefront of the ongoing wave of protests over the...

Biryani, bankers and burqas: Inside...

Inside a sit-in protest on an Indian...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

While some protests have turned violent - at least 21 people have been killed in clashes with

Bollywood director urges stars to break...

Bollywood director urges stars to break...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

 None of the three Khans, who are not related, responded to Reuters requests for comment

Ritwik Ghatak’s family issues statements...

Ritwik Ghatak’s family issues statements...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 24 2019

'We demand the material spreading disinformation be repealed with urgent and immediate...

Indian citizenship law: Fresh protests...

Indian citizenship law: Fresh protests...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 24 2019

Protesters claim that the census is a first step to stratify the entire demography in religious lines...