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  World   Asia  24 May 2017

World, Asia, 24 May 2017

Indian fishermen convicted by Pakistan court, to be sent back

The Maritime Security Agency had detained the fishermen with their 60 boats after finding them fishing inside Pakistani territorial waters.

24 May 2017 9:23 PM

2 dead including suspected suicide bomber in Indonesia twin blasts

The blast took place near a bus station in the eastern part of the capital Jakarta.

24 May 2017 9:15 PM

Pak army in response to firing, releases video of damage of Indian posts

Pak army spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor in a statement with the video alleged that India on May 13 had targeted innocent civilians.

24 May 2017 5:23 PM

Nepal PM 'Prachanda' resigns; Sher Bahadur Deuba to succeed him

He resigned while addressing the nation from his office in Singhadurbar on Wednesday evening.

24 May 2017 4:41 PM

Gunmen in Philippines take 14 people on hostages, including priest

Islamist militants have threatened to kill the hostages if the government forces unleashed against them are not recalled.

24 May 2017 3:47 PM


4 bodies discovered inside tent at highest camp on Mt Everest

The identities of the dead climbers in the tent were still unknown Wednesday and other rescuers were heading there to learn more details.

24 May 2017 3:44 PM

Taiwan becomes first country to legalise same-sex marriage in Asia

The court said that if parliament does not make the change within 2 years, same-sex couples could register to marry regardless.

24 May 2017 3:07 PM