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At least 14 dead in violence across...

At least 14 dead in violence across...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Thousands of demonstrators, some hurling stones, marched on a village in southern Kulgam town where Indian...

Indian officials exchange blame for...

Indian officials exchange blame for...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 20 2018

Data from parliament in July showed that 49,790 people were killed by trains on the tracks in India between...

India holds its own

India holds its own

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Oct 20 2018

It’s clear where the Modi administration’s interests lie

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd...

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 20 2018

The high speed ran through hundreds who had gathered to watch the burning of an effigy as part of the...

Firecrackers and reluctant authorities,...

Firecrackers and reluctant authorities,...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Last year, the Supreme Court temporarily banned the sale of firecrackers in and around the capital city,...

Scores killed as train runs into crowd...

Scores killed as train runs into crowd...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Officials said as the effigy of Ravana was lit and fireworks went off, the crowd started retreating towards...

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,...

Hindu hardliners step up campaign to...

Hindu hardliners step up campaign to...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 18 2018

The Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in the southern state of Kerala was meant to allow women from Wednesday...

Indian minister quits to fight sexual...

Indian minister quits to fight sexual...

World

Thu, Oct 18 2018

Since he got back from a tour of Africa on Sunday, Akbar had sought a meeting with Modi but that did...

Clashes as Indian temple prepares to...

Clashes as Indian temple prepares to...

World

Thu, Oct 18 2018

Kerala's state government said it would enforce the court ruling and deployed 500 extra police to...

MJ Akbar, stop with the lying. You sexually...

MJ Akbar, stop with the lying. You sexually...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Wed, Oct 17 2018

An open letter to MJ Akbar 

India minister quits to fight sexual...

India minister quits to fight sexual...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 17 2018

'Since I have decided to seek justice in a court of law in my personal capacity, I deem it appropriate...

Shootout near Kashmir Muslim shrine...

Shootout near Kashmir Muslim shrine...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 17 2018

Police said three militants and a police officer were killed in the battle in streets near the Khanqah-e-Moula...

#MeToo: 17 Asian Age women ask court...

#MeToo: 17 Asian Age women ask court...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 16 2018

In a statement, the journalists supported Ramani for calling out Akbar’s allegedly predatory behaviour...

India, China launch joint training for...

India, China launch joint training for...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Such cooperation is the first by the two Asian giants which have long been locked in a tussle for influence...

#MeToo: MJ Akbar calls sexual harassment...

#MeToo: MJ Akbar calls sexual harassment...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The Indian union minister questions why the accusations have come up only before the 2019 Lok Sabha...

Amazon says India customer base surges...

Amazon says India customer base surges...

Business

Sat, Oct 13 2018

The comment comes after Flipkart chief Kalyan Krishnamurthy told Reuters Amazon was losing relevance...

Under water: How rising waters cost...

Under water: How rising waters cost...

Climate Change

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Until now, scientists have often framed climate change in terms of the future. But a landmark report...

Indian forces kill top militant leader...

Indian forces kill top militant leader...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 11 2018

He rose to prominence after circulating two open letters in the Indian media explaining why he took up...

Cyclone kills five in eastern India,...

Cyclone kills five in eastern India,...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 11 2018

Officials in Odisha evacuated over 300,000 people, suspended operations at the port of Paradip and cancelled...

The importance of building human...

The importance of building human...

Editorial

Thu, Oct 11 2018

Bangladesh must pay more attention to taking advantage of the demographic dividend