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Modi to attend Maldives president's...

Modi to attend Maldives president's...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Ties between the two countries nosedived in 2012 after pro-India leader Nasheed was ousted in a coup...

Delhi suffers toxic smog hangover after...

Delhi suffers toxic smog hangover after...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Delhi's air quality typically worsens in winter, due to pollution from the burning of rice stubble,...

Bollywood director fired in India's...

Bollywood director fired in India's...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Mukesh Chhabra is the latest to get embroiled in India's #Metoo movement which has been gaining traction,...

Indian fugitive Nirav Modi's assets...

Indian fugitive Nirav Modi's assets...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 1 2018

The list of seized assets include a London property worth about $7.8 million and two others in New York...

Indian court upholds legality of world's...

Indian court upholds legality of world's...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 26 2018

Indians will no longer be compelled to provide their unique ID to register for services like mobile phone...

India building collapse kills five

India building collapse kills five

South Asia

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The Press Trust of India quoted an unnamed local official saying the building was 20-years-old and structurally...

Maoist rebels kill India lawmaker

Maoist rebels kill India lawmaker

South Asia

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Maoists are still active across thousands of square miles of central and eastern India known as the Red...

India launches 'Modicare,' world's biggest...

India launches 'Modicare,' world's biggest...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 23 2018

In India, a private consultation can cost $15, a huge sum for millions living on less than $2 a day

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop...

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sexual abuse by clergymen and the failure of senior Church officials to take action has been one of the...

Maldives president took gifts from island...

Maldives president took gifts from island...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Independent reporting in the Maldives is difficult and Yameen, who has ruled since winning a controversial...

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...

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

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

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

Indian bus plunges into valley, 43...

Indian bus plunges into valley, 43...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Accidents on India's notorious roads claim the lives of more than 150,000 people each year

Buddhist monk held over sexual abuse...

Buddhist monk held over sexual abuse...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 1 2018

Bhante Shanghpriya Sujoy was first arrested on Wednesday and police are also investigating the trust...

Modi calls for easing of political crackdown...

Modi calls for easing of political crackdown...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 13 2018

The European Union and the United States have also expressed concern over the crackdown

French tourist killed, chopped up in...

French tourist killed, chopped up in...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 13 2018

The French embassy in New Delhi had been informed of the murder

Monsoon, landslides kill 20 in southern...

Monsoon, landslides kill 20 in southern...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Forecasters have predicted heavy rains in the region for another 48 hours

Crop-destroying Armyworm caterpillar...

Crop-destroying Armyworm caterpillar...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Natural migration is also a possibility as the moth can fly hundreds of kilometres in one night on prevailing...

Police arrest 10 over latest lynching...

Police arrest 10 over latest lynching...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 7 2018

Lynchings are nothing new in India, but the spread of smartphones to even the most remote corners has...