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South Asia

Disqualified Pak PM Nawaz Sharif re-elected as head of ruling PML-N party

National Assembly passed a controversial Election Bill 2017 that allows disqualified politicians to hold public office and political party.

03 Oct 2017 1:51 PM

Pakistan’s foreign minister calls Modi ‘terrorist’, RSS 'terrorist organisation'

Asif while speaking in a show on Geo News, made his statement in an attempt to rebut External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj UNGA speech.

03 Oct 2017 11:07 AM

Myanmar 'makes proposal' to take back Rohingya refugees fled to Bangladesh

The Rohingya, a Muslim minority, do not qualify for Myanmar citizenship even though many have lived there for generations.

02 Oct 2017 2:34 PM

Rex Tillerson says US in contact with North Korea to know willingness to talk

Tillerson's disclosure follows an escalating war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un.

30 Sep 2017 6:35 PM

India, China should start new chapter, make 1 plus 1 eleven: Chinese envoy

The two nations recently agreed to disengagement of troops in Doklam where their armies were locked in a stand- off for over two months.

30 Sep 2017 1:32 PM

Pak parliament proposes new law that allows Shairf to regain PML-N's leadership

Once passed by both houses, the bill would go to president and become a law after his signature.

30 Sep 2017 12:43 PM

Mass graves of Hindus: India asks Myanmar to punish perpetrators

External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the India condemns terrorism in all forms.

30 Sep 2017 10:46 AM

Ahead of Jinping's key rally, China steps up security on border with India, N Korea, Myanmar

China's border police forces under the People’s Armed Police became the latest government agency to make a show of support for President Xi.

29 Sep 2017 7:13 PM

Pak seeks ban on JuD chief Hafiz Saeed's newly-found politcal party Milli Muslim League

Tabish Qayyum, a spokesman for the MML, said in a statement that the ministry’s letter was unlawful.

29 Sep 2017 3:57 PM

India-Pak talks meaningless unless Islamabad curbs terrorism: report

"Talks and terror" cannot go together, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj recently told the Parliament.

29 Sep 2017 1:28 PM