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South Asia surpasses grim milestone...

South Asia surpasses 15m Covid-19...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

The region accounts for 11% of global cases and almost 6% of deaths

India top court: Adults free to choose...

India top court: Adults free to choose...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

The court has rejected a petition which asked for strick laws to check on religious conversion

5 shot dead in election violence in...

5 shot dead in West Bengal polls...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

Voting is being held in 44 seats in Bengal for the fourth phase of the state elections

India records highest daily spike of...

Record daily jump of over 130,000 virus...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

780 deaths takes the death toll to 1,67,642

Indian police clamp curbs on media coverage...

Indian police clamp curbs on media coverage...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

Journalists said the new rules were meant to coerce them into not reporting

India's hardest-hit state battles huge...

India's hardest-hit state battles huge...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

The country has recorded nearly 132,000 cases in the past 24 hours

OP-ED: The remarkable contribution of...

OP-ED: The remarkable contribution of...

Julian Francis

Fri, Apr 9 2021

How a combination of academic learning and practical work can make a difference

Six lawmakers among 1,800 people from...

6 MPs among 1,800 people from Myanmar...

South-East Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

About 600 people have been killed by security forces as protests against the coup continue across the...

Four Bangladeshi nationals arrested...

4 Bangladeshis held in India over...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 8 2021

They all started living in India illegally a few years ago and took to crime for easy money

Tesla scouts for showroom space in India,...

Tesla scouts for showroom space in India,...

Business

Thu, Apr 8 2021

The electric-car maker in January registered a local company in India

Asia's rising coronavirus cases a worry...

Asia's rising coronavirus cases a...

World

Thu, Apr 8 2021

South Korea and the Philippines have suspended the use of the vaccine for people under 60 over a possible...

India's record Covid-19 surge continues,...

India's record Covid-19 surge...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 8 2021

New Zealand on Thursday suspended entry for all travellers from India, including its own citizens, for...

Some Indian states warn of vaccine shortage...

Some Indian states warn of vaccine...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 7 2021

Daily infections top 100,000 for second time this week

OP-ED: Things have suddenly sped

OP-ED: Things have suddenly sped

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Wed, Apr 7 2021

A ‘Syria’ in Myanmar? A new war in Ukraine? China makes the move with Iran. Where is the...

Tata, Indian govt close to seal Air...

Tata, Indian govt close to seal Air...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The business group will submit a financial bid by this month

Russia says in talks to make more military...

Russia says in talks to make more military...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Washington has warned New Delhi of possible sanctions if it goes through with the purchase of Russian...

Fresh violence as 175m votes in West...

Fresh violence as 175m votes in West...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 6 2021

At least 20 people injured as violence erupted in several polling stations outside of Kolkata

Indian states seek widening of vaccinations...

Indian states seek widening of...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 6 2021

New Delhi to impose pandemic night curfew 

India grapples with rising Maoist violence,...

India grapples with rising Maoist violence,...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Experts say that the insurgency has gained momentum during the pandemic which allowed them to recruit...

India's daily virus cases breach 100,000;...

India's new daily Covid cases surpass...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Reports 103,558 new infections, total at 12.6 million

BJP: Only CAA, no NRC, if voted to power...

BJP: Only CAA, no NRC, if voted to power...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 4 2021

This comes in counter to the opposition's claims that if voted to power in West Bengal