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Teenager raped, burned to death in...

Teenager raped, burned to death in...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

The incident comes as India reels under a string of violent sexual crimes despite tightening of

Four killed in clashes in Indian...

Four killed in clashes in Indian...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

On Saturday hundreds of residents hit the streets near the site of the firefight, shouting slogans of...

Myanmar army chief: Rohingya will be...

Myanmar army chief: Rohingya will be...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

More than 120,000 Rohingya still reside in camps for internally displaced people in the Rakhine state...

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Africa

Wed, May 2 2018

The official death toll on Wednesday rose to at least 29 but local residents, a hospital source and rescue...

Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook...

Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook...

North America

Wed, May 2 2018

Facebook separately announced that its popular Messenger app would soon be able to translate missives...

UN Security Council meet Suu Kyi over...

UN Security Council meet Suu Kyi over...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The envoys met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday morning before leaving for Myanmar

Sajid Javid becomes Britain’s first...

Sajid Javid becomes Britain’s first...

Europe

Mon, Apr 30 2018

His father arrived in Britain with nothing but £1 in his pocket, working in a cotton mill in Rochdale,...

Missile strikes on Syria kill 26, mostly...

Missile strikes on Syria kill 26, mostly...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 30 2018

At least 14 soldiers, including seven Iranians, were killed in the strike on a military base in Homs...

11 children killed in Afghan suicide...

11 children killed in Afghan suicide...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility

UN: Thousands flee fresh clashes in...

UN: Thousands flee fresh clashes in...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 28 2018

More than 4,000 people have been displaced in Myanmar's northernmost state of Kachin

Long and winding road before North Korea...

Long and winding road before North Korea...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Pyongyang has long wanted to see an end to the US military presence and nuclear umbrella over the South,...

History and handshakes: Five key takeaways...

History and handshakes: Five key takeaways...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Here are five things we learned from the landmark talks

Historic Korea summit: What the world...

Historic Korea summit: What the world...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-In, at the first such summit in 11...

Knife attacker kills seven children,...

Knife attacker kills seven children,...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

The ages of the children were not given, but middle schoolers are usually between 12 and 15 years old...

9,000 Nepalis to lose protected status...

9,000 Nepalis to lose protected status...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 27 2018

As part of its crackdown on illegal immigration, the administration of US President Donald Trump has...

Panmunjom Declaration: The key...

Panmunjom Declaration: The key...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Here are the key quotes from the statement

Trump welcomes historic Korea...

Trump welcomes historic Korea...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Last year Pyongyang carried out its sixth nuclear test, by far its most powerful to date, and launched...

Xi meets Modi, eyes 'new chapter' in...

Xi meets Modi, eyes 'new chapter' in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

India and China went to war in 1962 over Arunachal Pradesh, with Chinese troops temporarily capturing...

White House doctor withdraws bid for...

White House doctor withdraws bid for...

North America

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Ronny Jackson's withdrawal came just a day after he indicated that he would fight on, telling reporters...

Trump: 3 or 4 dates possible for Kim...

Trump: 3 or 4 dates possible for Kim...

North America

Thu, Apr 26 2018

The tension-racked peninsula has seen a dramatic diplomatic detente, with the nuclear-armed North last...

UN team to visit Myanmar's Rakhine next...

UN team to visit Myanmar's Rakhine next...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 26 2018

After the Security Council first proposed a visit in February, Myanmar's government said it was not the...