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South Asia

Corruption charges lead to 5 yrs jail term for ex-B'desh PM Khaleda Zia

In the same case, her son Tarique Rahman and four others have been sentenced to 10 years in jail.

08 Feb 2018 2:55 PM

China against outside role in Male

President Abdulla welcomes SC U-turn on high-profile prisoners.

08 Feb 2018 2:21 AM

Maldives Prez gains upper hand as SC reverses ruling

Yameen refused to comply with the ruling and instead declared a 15-day state of emergency.

08 Feb 2018 2:15 AM

China opposed to India’s military intervention in embattled Maldives

Geng skirted around a question on whether China is also asking Yameen to hold talks with political parties to resolve the crisis.

07 Feb 2018 6:34 PM

Pak journalist takes social media by storm after covering own wedding

A Pakistani reporter went above and beyond the call of duty when he covered his own wedding.

06 Feb 2018 4:10 PM

India can start ‘misadventure’, but right to respond is ours: Pak defence min

Pakistan is committed to the 2003 ceasefire agreement with India but that should not be interpreted as weakness to respond in case of a war.

06 Feb 2018 2:00 PM

Amid political crisis, Ex-Maldives President urges India to ‘act swiftly’

The archipelago was plunged into chaos on Thursday when the Supreme Court called for the release of 9 imprisoned opposition politicians.

06 Feb 2018 1:19 PM

After death sentence, Jadhav faces terrorism charges in Pak

Jadhav has multiple cases against him in which he had been indicted on terror and sabotage related charges.

06 Feb 2018 12:37 PM

Chinese shipping employee working in Pakistan shot dead

The man, identified as Chen Zhu, 45, was in his car when he was attacked in an upmarket area of the port city of Karachi.

06 Feb 2018 11:38 AM

‘Widows camp’: Rohingya women find solidarity in B’desh refugee settlement

Aid workers say women and girls are most at threat from predators and human traffickers lurking in the poorly supervised camps.

06 Feb 2018 11:15 AM