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South Asia

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 32, injure 200 in attack on Afghan police

The victims of the ongoing Gardez attack, which was claimed by the Taliban in a tweet, include women, students and police.

17 Oct 2017 4:00 PM

Days after disappearance, Turkish teacher, family deported from Pakistan

They were suspected of being targeted for allegedly having ties with Fethullah Gulen's Hizmet group.

16 Oct 2017 7:17 PM

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes, killing at least 12

Survivors of the capsizing told local officials that up to 65 people were on board and almost half of them were children.

16 Oct 2017 11:14 AM

After UK and EU, China urges Trump admin to 'preserve' Iran nuclear deal

Iranian President lashed out at his US counterpart saying he was opposing 'the whole world' by trying to abandon the agreement.

13 Oct 2017 2:42 PM

India plans to open an airport in Sri Lanka, near Chinese Belt and Road outpost

China runs the seaport in Sri Lanka's Hambantota town with a 99-year lease and was planning to expand its footprint with the refinery.

13 Oct 2017 1:00 PM

Pakistan's anti-graft court defers indictment of Sharif in Panama Papers case

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had registered three cases of corruption and money laundering against Sharif, his family members.

13 Oct 2017 11:02 AM

Pakistan minister says US should not look at CPEC from India's perspective

India has been severely critical of the CPEC, saying the project violates its sovereignty as it runs through PoK.

12 Oct 2017 3:22 PM

Panamagate: Pak ex-PM Sharif's sons given 30 days to appear before anti-graft court

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's sons Hussain and Hassan have decided not to join the proceedings of the corruption cases against them.

12 Oct 2017 1:13 PM

Hafiz Saeed will be released if evidence not submitted: Pak court

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday heard a plea against Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed’s detention.

11 Oct 2017 3:21 PM

Sri Lankan ex-president's son arrested for leading violent anti-India demonstrations

Rajapakse accused the government of trying to sell the airport named after his father to an Indian company at a rock bottom price.

11 Oct 2017 11:20 AM