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Sources: Sri Lanka rejects Chinese request...

Sources: Sri Lanka rejects Chinese request...

South Asia

Fri, May 12 2017

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Sri Lanka on Thursday for a two-day official visit

26 killed as wall of wedding hall collapses...

26 killed as wall of wedding hall collapses...

South Asia

Thu, May 11 2017

The wall was nearly 90-foot long and 12-13 feet in height

Rebels abduct, kill off-duty soldier...

Rebels abduct, kill off-duty soldier...

South Asia

Wed, May 10 2017

Last week the Indian army launched a massive search operation in southern Kashmir to hunt for...

RSS health wing promises 'superior'...

RSS health wing promises 'superior'...

South Asia

Tue, May 9 2017

The project claims to have ensured the delivery of 450 fair, tall customised babies so far, and its target...

Kashmir's brutal stories get cartoon...

Kashmir's brutal stories get cartoon...

South Asia

Tue, May 9 2017

The story is set in Srinagar, the main city in Indian-administered Kashmir, against a backdrop of clashes,...

Indian CJ-led bench jails Kolkata judge...

Indian CJ-led bench jails Kolkata judge...

South Asia

Tue, May 9 2017

The Indian Supreme Court counter sentenced a Kolkata judge who they hold guilty of contempt of

India passes new law to tackle bad...

India passes new law to tackle bad...

Business

Sat, May 6 2017

The move authorises the Reserve Bank of India to order banks to take specific measures to deal with bad...

Norway excludes India's BHEL over Rampal...

Norway excludes India's BHEL over Rampal...

Environment

Sat, May 6 2017

The $935 billion Norwegian fund, the world's largest, is not allowed to invest in companies that breach...

ISRO successfully launches South Asia...

ISRO successfully launches South Asia...

South Asia

Fri, May 5 2017

The Rs235-crore ISRO satellite, GSAT-9, will improve disaster and telecommunication links between six...

India's top court upholds death penalty...

India's top court upholds death penalty...

South Asia

Fri, May 5 2017

Four of the attackers were sentenced to death 2013 while the fifth hanged himself in prison during the...

Rescued Bangladeshi sex worker's message...

Rescued Bangladeshi sex worker's message...

South Asia

Fri, May 5 2017

'I earned this money through much suffering. This money is precious. Please help me exchange it.'

$400m South Asian Satellite ready for...

$400m South Asian Satellite ready for...

Tech

Thu, May 4 2017

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi first offered to launch the satellite during the 2014 SAARC summit...

Indian forces launch major anti-militant...

Indian forces launch major anti-militant...

South Asia

Thu, May 4 2017

Witnesses said hundreds of residents came out onto the streets in two villages, Sug and Tarkwangan, during...

Hindu militia members accused of killing...

Hindu militia members accused of killing...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

Yogi Adityanath, who heads a Hindu sect based in eastern Uttar Pradesh, has a history of rabble-rousing...

PM Hasina says deals with India are...

PM Hasina says deals with India are...

Politics

Wed, May 3 2017

The prime minister said the 35 agreements signed between the two countries would play a very positive...

Indian village bans women from using...

Indian village bans women from using...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

The council believes that mobile phones are helping unmarried women to elope and that a ban will limit...

Cows get ambulance service in UP while...

Cows get ambulance service in UP while...

Around the Web

Wed, May 3 2017

A farmer in Uttar Pradesh had to carry his son's dead body when the hospital could not provide him with...

Controversial Indian TV anchor to launch...

Controversial Indian TV anchor to launch...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

TV news anchor Arnab Goswami describes himself as a 'liberal nationalist', saying he supports secularism,...

Bangladeshi fans fly to India to see...

Bangladeshi fans fly to India to see...

Showtime

Wed, May 3 2017

Baahubali 2 starring Prabhas-Rana Daggubati was released in India which has reportedly been released...

Mob in India lynches two Muslims over...

Mob in India lynches two Muslims over...

South Asia

Tue, May 2 2017

About 20 people attacked the two Muslim youths, beating them with sticks, after they were accused of...

Cow falls from sky; Indian man...

Cow falls from sky; Indian man...

Around the Web

Mon, May 1 2017

A cow plummeted 70ft from a terrace and crushed a man in Kolkata, injuring the unfortunate man but losing...