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‘Sorry,’ says Hungarian swimmer on being arrested for Touching Nightclub Dancer

Tamas Kenderesi has admitted making contact with his accuser but denies charges of sexual harassment.

29 Jul 2019 1:43 PM

India strongly condemns attack on Afghan VP candidate's office

Afghanistan Interior Ministry spokesman, Nasrat Rahimi, said that the attack which targeted the Green Trend party headquarters in Kabul.

29 Jul 2019 1:00 PM

Iran terms Britain seizing its oil tanker as violation of JCPoA

The UK authorities have claimed that the vessel was bound for Syria and was circumventing sanctions.

28 Jul 2019 7:59 PM

Trump's mediation offer on Kashmir more than Pak's expectation: Shah Mehmood Qureshi

Shah added that India's adamant attitude on Kashmir issue can cost it heavily as the situation in the region is deteriorating.

28 Jul 2019 4:50 PM

Explosive-laden vehicle detonates in Afghanistan's Ghazni; Taliban claims attack

Taliban claimed that the incident has caused massive casualties and damages to the base.

28 Jul 2019 3:38 PM

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Immersive journalism: Pak reporter in neck-deep water reports on flood situation

Talking about rising water levels of Sind River in Punjab region, he shows how agricultural lands have been submerged.

28 Jul 2019 2:07 PM

North Korean boat with 3 crewmen crosses into South Korean waters: Report

The wooden vessel crossed the Northern Limit Line in the East Sea, also known as the Sea of Japan, at about 11:20 pm Saturday.

28 Jul 2019 1:13 PM

North Korea releases Russian fishing boat with 17 crew on board: Moscow

The vessel, named Xiang Hai Lin 8, left the North Korean port of Wonsan late Saturday, the embassy said in a Facebook post.

28 Jul 2019 1:04 PM

China landslide death toll rises to 29 with 22 still missing

Two children and a mother with a baby were among those dead.

28 Jul 2019 11:20 AM

Police fire tear gas at Hong Kongers defying ban on 'anti-triad' rally

The demonstrations were triggered by a controversial bill which would have allowed extraditions to mainland China.

27 Jul 2019 4:57 PM

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600 killed, 25 million affected due to floods in south Asia: UN

In India, more than 10 million people have been affected in Assam, Bihar, UP and other NE states, including more than 4.3 million children.

27 Jul 2019 3:58 PM

Singapore-Chinese man gets 4 weeks in jail for racist attack on Indian

On August 3, he was in an elevator at Changi Airport Terminal 2 when 33-year-old Indian national Ramachandiran Umapathy, entered the lift.

27 Jul 2019 9:27 AM

114 killed, 95 drowned in Bangladesh floods

Bangladesh is regularly flooded during the June-September monsoon as hundreds of rivers that feed into the Bay of Bengal burst their banks.

27 Jul 2019 8:22 AM

7 frozen tiger carcasses seized from a car in Vietnam

Phan Van Vui one of the suspects have been arrested by Hanoi police.

26 Jul 2019 6:12 PM

Hong Kong protesters rally at airport to 'educate' visitors

The rally is the latest bid to keep the pressure on Hong Kong's pro-Beijing leaders after seven weeks of peaceful mass demonstrations.

26 Jul 2019 4:23 PM

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7 Frozen Tiger Carcasses Seized From A Car In Vietnam

Phan Van Vui one of the suspects have been arrested by Hanoi police.

26 Jul 2019 3:59 PM

Watch: Pakistani cop turns his real-life police stories into gritty novels

Though he often takes aim at Karachi's dangerous and powerful, he has received little blowback, he admits.

26 Jul 2019 2:22 PM

North Korea says new missile a 'solemn warning' to South

Thursday's missile tests were the first since Kim and US President Donald Trump agreed to resume nuclear talks during a meeting last month.

26 Jul 2019 1:55 PM

Death toll soars to 111 due to floods, landslides in Nepal

The district of Gulmi has recorded the highest number of deaths with 13 people having lost their lives in the area.

26 Jul 2019 1:21 PM

US, China to hold 12th round of trade talks in Shanghai

This comes at a time when there are trade frictions between Washington and Beijing due to increase in trade tariffs.

26 Jul 2019 11:16 AM

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