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Nepal protesters burn Xi Jinping’s effigy in protest against Chinese encroachment

The protestors hit the streets of Saptari, Bardiya, Kapilvastu district on Monday and chanted slogans against China.

12 Nov 2019 11:45 AM

15 dead, 58 injured as 2 trains collide in Bangladesh

The circumstances surrounding the accident were under investigation, a railway official told reporters.

12 Nov 2019 10:34 AM

Hong Kong police shooting protesters point blank amid fresh clashes; viral goes video

Another masked individual then approached officer and was shot in the chest area, quickly falling to the ground, clutching their left side.

11 Nov 2019 3:09 PM

Nepal: 17 members of PM secretariat tender resignations

It has been reported that PM Oli himself asked them to resign.

10 Nov 2019 6:06 PM

Nawaz Sharif's London trip in doubt as his name figures in no-fly list

The Pakistan government decided to let Nawaz Sharif go abroad for treatment due to his critical medical conditions.

10 Nov 2019 1:45 PM

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Anger in Lanka as President pardons death-row killer who shattered Swedish teen’s skull into 64

Sirisena, who is stepping down after Saturday's presidential election, announced last month he was considering to grant Jayamaha a pardon.

10 Nov 2019 12:51 PM

India-Pakistan ties at scary level, says Pak Foreign Minister

Pak FM said things have deteriorated after August 5 and now there is no scope of a bilateral dialogue between the two sides in near future.

09 Nov 2019 1:43 AM

Hong Kong student who fell from multi-storey car park during clashes dies

Alex Chow was taken to hospital in an unconscious state in the early hours of Monday morning.

08 Nov 2019 6:18 PM

Pak may remain on FATF Grey List beyond Feb 2020: Report

The Asia Pacific Group of the FATF had found serious deficiencies in Pakistan's anti-money laundering measures.

08 Nov 2019 5:36 PM

Pakistan to charge USD 20 fee even on opening day of Kartarpur corridor

Pakistan PM had announced no fee would be charged from pilgrims on opening day of corridor which is Guru Nanak's 550th birth anniversary.

08 Nov 2019 3:06 PM

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Pakistan issues visa to Navjot Singh Sidhu to attend Kartarpur ceremony

A ruling party spokesperson had said that Sidhu accepted the invitation.

07 Nov 2019 6:06 PM

Pak Hindu girl student raped and murdered, reveals autopsy report

A DNA test confirmed the presence of male DNA profile indicated from semen residue on the deceased's clothes.

07 Nov 2019 3:16 PM

Indian Sikh pilgrims will require passport to visit Kartarpur: Pak Army

Earlier, Pakistan PM had said that Sikh pilgrims from India would only need a valid ID and not a passport to travel to Kartarpur.

07 Nov 2019 11:45 AM

Nawaz Sharif facing 'major genetic issue', advised to go abroad for treatment

Sharif will be discharged and transferred to Sharif Medical City, a medical college in Lahore, on Wednesday.

06 Nov 2019 2:33 PM

South Koreans lie inside closed coffins for 10 minutes for life lessons

Jeong said he is heartened when people reconcile at a relative’s funeral, but is saddened they wait that long.

06 Nov 2019 1:48 PM

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India, Bangladesh, Japan, China most vulnerable to rising sea levels, says UN Chief

Guterres said the biggest threat to sustainability today in the world is climate change.

05 Nov 2019 1:05 PM

India’s concerns not met, won’t join RCEP, says PM

Except India, all 15 RCEP countries ready to finalise deal.

05 Nov 2019 1:39 AM

India decides against joining RCEP as key concerns remain unaddressed

The sources said there will no compromise on the country's core interests.

04 Nov 2019 7:41 PM

Pakistan embassy in Kabul closes visa section amid tensions

The spokesman told AFP that the consular section typically processes about 1,500 visa applications a day.

04 Nov 2019 1:55 PM

Pak protest leader convenes all-party meet as deadline for PM Imran's resignation ends

Rehman has said that the protest would continue until Khan steps down.

04 Nov 2019 1:35 PM

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