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South Asia

Pakistani journalist critical of army released after abduction

Gul Bukhari, who is a dual Pakistani-British national, has been an unusually vocal critic of Pakistan's powerful military on social media.

06 Jun 2018 8:27 AM

Go to hell: Philippines President tells UN human rights expert

Citing dismissal of Chief Justice of Supreme Court, the UN human rights expert said Philippines' judicial independence was under threat.

03 Jun 2018 5:40 PM

Hafiz Saaed to fight Pakistan polls from another party as his group awaits nod

JuD has decided to contest on the platform of the 'dormant' political entity Allaha-u-Akbar Tehreek (AAT), which was registered in the ECP.

03 Jun 2018 9:45 AM

Ministers who can't operate laptops within 6 months will be sacked: Nepal PM

Oli, who took charge as Nepal’s PM in February for the second time, said the PM's Office will be made paperless within six months.

31 May 2018 12:41 PM

PM Modi, Prez Widodo visit grand Istiqlal Mosque

Istiqlal Mosque is the largest mosque in Southeast Asia and the third largest Sunni mosque in term of capacity.

31 May 2018 6:30 AM

Two nations to organise interfaith dialogue

Indonesia and India have pursued the ideals of pluralism, tolerance, rule of law and values of peaceful co-existence, the statement said.

31 May 2018 6:30 AM

PM Modi kicks off three nation tour, lands in Indonesia

PM Modi tweeted in both Indonesian and English soon after his arrival.

30 May 2018 1:05 AM

Forced to test nukes in 1998 due to 'hostile posturing' by India: Pakistan

India conducted a series of five nuclear bomb test explosions at the Pokhran in May, 1998, which was soon followed by Pakistan’s tests.

28 May 2018 8:28 AM

Pak Army summons ex-ISI head over book co-authored with former RAW chief

Former chairman Pakistan Senate Raza Rabbani criticised the book by rival spy chiefs.

26 May 2018 1:45 PM

Tanks, missiles alone can’t save Pakistan, if it’s not strong economically: Minister

Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal described peace, stability and continuity as critical for economic progress.

22 May 2018 6:42 PM