Blast at Kabul religious gathering leaves at least 43 dead

At least 43 people were killed in a suicide bombing at a meeting of top clerics in Kabul on Tuesday, officials said, in one of the deadliest attacks to strike Afghanistan this year, reports AFP.  It follows a wave of bloody ...

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Blast at Kabul religious gathering leaves at least 43 dead

3 killed in blast at religious gathering in India

A blast at a religious ceremony in India's Punjab state on Sunday killed at least three people and injured 10, ...

18 Nov 2018

669 children killed, 39 maimed in Myanmar in 14 months: UN

The United Nations has said some 669 children were reported killed, 39 maimed in Myanmar and a large majority of ...

17 Nov 2018

UN adopts resolution on HR situation in Myanmar

The third committee of the UN General Assembly in New York has adopted a resolution on the situation of human ...

17 Nov 2018

11 dead as cyclone Gaja hits Tamil Nadu

The severe cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’ crossed the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranniyam early Friday morning with wind speeds ...

16 Nov 2018

North Korea 'tests new high-tech weapon'

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has supervised the successful test of a new "high-tech" tactical weapon, state-run media say.The KCNA ...

16 Nov 2018

China offers Myanmar support over Rohingya issue after US rebuke

China supports the Myanmar government’s efforts to protect domestic stability and approach to resolving the Rohingya issue, Premier Li Keqiang ...

16 Nov 2018

Rohingya return to Myanmar: Confusion and fear in refugee camps

Uncertainty over whether Bangladesh will start sending Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar ...

15 Nov 2018

Chaotic Sri Lankan Parliament rejects president's chosen PM

Sri Lanka's Parliament passed a no-confidence vote against the government headed by ...

14 Nov 2018

Mahathir slams Myanmar's Suu Kyi for handling of Rohingya

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed sharply criticized Myanmar leader Aung San Suu ...

14 Nov 2018

Khashoggi murder: Turkey 'shared tapes' with Saudi, US

urkey says it has shared recordings related to the murder of the ...

11 Nov 2018

Sri Lanka crisis deepens as president calls snap election

Sri Lanka plunged deeper into crisis Saturday after President Maithripala Sirisena called ...

10 Nov 2018

Pakistan frees Christian woman Asia Bibi

A Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on ...

08 Nov 2018

UN rights resolution would condemn abuses against Rohingyas

A draft U.N. resolution would strongly condemn the continuing "gross human rights ...

08 Nov 2018

Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been fired by President Donald Trump."We ...

08 Nov 2018