Bangladesh eyes deal with Malaysia to protect migrant workers from abuse

SEPANG: Foreign workers from Bangladesh wait at an airport car park. - Reuters DHAKA: Cutting recruitment fees for...

Iran’s Zarif accuses Europe of violating nuclear deal

NEW DELHI: Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (center) shakes hands with an official as he arrives at the Indira...

Over 110 dead as severe weather hits Pakistan, Afghanistan, India

NEELUM VALLEY: Local residents remove debris of a collapsed house following heavy snowfall that triggered an avalanche in Neelum Valley, in...

Pakistan’s High Court annuls death sentence of Musharaff

This file photo taken on April 22, 2001, shows then Pakistani military ruler General Pervez Musharraf (left) receiving late Oman's ruler...

Hardline Hindus protest huge Jesus statue in India

BENGALURU: Hindu activists take part in a demonstration against a large planned statue of Jesus Christ in Ramanagar in India's southern...

Indian police battle anti-Modi protesters over disputed law

KOLKATA: Demonstrators hold black balloons and flags to protest against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during a demonstration in Kolkata yesterday....

World loses wise leader as Sultan Qaboos passes away

Sultan Qaboos bin Said MUSCAT/KUWAIT: Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East's longest serving rulers...

India blows up luxury high-rises over environmental violations

KOCHI: An apartment complex is pictured during a controlled implosion ordered by the Supreme Court for violating coastal construction regulations in...

EU spurns ‘guided tour’ of Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Indian government forces stand guard as a foreign delegation, including representatives of the United States but not the European Union,...

Furor after top Bollywood star attends demo

NEW DELHI: In this photo taken on Tuesday, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone (center) visits students protesting at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)....

Dozen hurt in fresh Indian student clashes

AMRITSAR: Students hold placards to protest against India's new citizenship law as they join a nationwide general strike called by trade...

Masked goons strike terror in Delhi university

NEW DELHI: Supporters, students, media representatives and police force stand outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) gate in New Delhi yesterday....

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