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  World   Asia  26 Mar 2017

World, Asia, 26 Mar 2017

Pakistan starts building fence along disputed Afghan border

The two countries share a 2,400km recognized border known as the Durand Line, which was drawn when the British dominated South Asia.

26 Mar 2017 8:58 PM

Pro-China Carrie Lam becomes Hong Kong's 1st woman leader

Lam, 59, won 777 votes from the 1194-member Election Committee. She is the first woman to be elected to the post.

26 Mar 2017 7:12 PM

Blasts kill six as Bangladesh commandos storm Islamist hideout

Police primarily suspect the blasts were the work of a new faction of the homegrown extremist group, Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).

26 Mar 2017 11:46 AM

US air strike in Afghanistan kills senior Al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin

He was also accused to have been involved in an attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore that killed 6 cops and 2 civilians.

26 Mar 2017 7:32 AM