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South Asia

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

Nepal to shut India's field office, says Prime Minister Oli

India was permitted to set up temporary field office in 2008 to issue passes to vehicles for plying on Indian roads in bordering regions.

21 May 2018 1:41 PM

Bangladesh SC grants bail to ex-PM Khaleda Zia in corruption case: reports

The high court will now resolve by July 31 Zia’s appeal that sought to overturn her conviction and a five-year jail term.

16 May 2018 1:28 PM

Nepal Army's cargo helicopter crashes in Muktinath; 2 pilots dead

More details are awaited.

16 May 2018 11:31 AM

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi clarifies Nawaz Sharif's 26/11 remark

It is unacceptable that Nawaz is being branded as a traitor, Abbasi highlighted.

16 May 2018 8:51 AM

China clears USD 1 billion road in Sri Lanka, countering India influence

Construction of the road linking the capital Colombo with the hill resort of Kandy had been delayed due to a lack of foreign funding.

15 May 2018 11:50 AM

Media ‘grossly misinterpreted’ his 26/11 Mumbai attacks remark: Nawaz Sharif

In an exclusive interview with the Dawn on Friday, Sharif also criticised the apparent delay in the conclusion of the Mumbai attack trial.

14 May 2018 10:45 AM