Bangladesh’s opposition parties including BNP to contest in polls

Alliance of 20 parties says wants to rescue democracy DHAKA: An alliance of opposition parties in Bangladesh, including the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), said yesterday...

Pakistan army crackdown as families begin to bury victims of Easter blast – Death...

LAHORE: Pakistan's army launched raids and arrested suspects yesterday after a Taleban suicide bomber targeting Christians over Easter killed 72 people including many children...

Flash floods kill 43 in Pakistan – 40 dead in rains, landslides in northern...

URSOON, Pakistan: Overnight flash floods killed at least 43 people in northern Pakistan, the majority in a remote village that did not receive an...

India temple trailblazers braving serious threats and family anger

'This was another step forward to reinforce gender equality' KERALA: In this photo taken on January 11, 2019,...

Eight extremists on trial in Bangladesh

DHAKA: Eight alleged Islamist extremists went on trial in Bangladesh yesterday over a savage 2016 attack claimed by Islamic State that killed 22 people...

Mumbai travelers log on as Google starts train station Wi-Fi

MUMBAI: Google Inc has begun offering free Wi-Fi to Mumbai train passengers in hopes of boosting its role in the Indian market. Giggling groups...

Shootout near Kashmir Muslim shrine kills four

KASHMIR: A firefight near a 14th century Muslim shrine killed at least four in the Kashmir capital yesterday and sparked protests in the city,...

Indian state leader to move migrant workers from Kashmir after violence

India, China clash over Kashmir as it loses special status KOLKATA: More than 100 migrant workers from India's...

More domestic flights, interstate trains; India eases virus lockdown

NEW DELHI: India will allow more domestic flights and interstate train services to operate but keep schools...

Besieged Kashmir neighborhood in test of wills with India leader

SINDH: Supporters of the Tehreek-Labaik Pakistan (TLP) party shout slogans during an anti-Indian protest rally in Karachi yesterday as they...

India Post rides e-commerce wave as villagers buy online

ALWAR: With his rickety bicycle and sackcloth mail bag, 62-year-old Indian postman Chet Ram does not look like a worker at the vanguard of...

Amir condemns terror attack claimed by Taleban – 70 killed in Pakistan hospital blast

QUETTA: Pakistan’s prime minister called for security forces to “decimate” terrorists after a Taleban suicide bomb tore through a Pakistani hospital yesterday, killing at...

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