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8 UP policemen shot dead in India

Eight policemen in Uttar Pradesh were shot dead early Friday at a village in Kanpur where they had gone to ...

8 hours ago

Nepal’s ruling party seeks PM Oli’s resignation over remarks on India

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's recent remarks that efforts are being made to oust him after his government redrew ...

01 Jul 2020

Life sentences for breaking China-imposed law in Hong Kong

People in Hong Kong could face life in jail for breaking a controversial and sweeping new security law imposed by ...

01 Jul 2020

Flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China

A new strain of flu that has the potential to become a pandemic has been identified in China by scientists.It ...

30 Jun 2020

China passes controversial Hong Kong security law

China has passed a controversial security law giving it new powers over Hong Kong, deepening fears for the city's freedoms, ...

30 Jun 2020

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed

Four gunmen attacked the Pakistani Stock Exchange building in the city of Karachi on Monday but security forces soon killed ...

29 Jun 2020

Floods in India's Assam force a million from their homes

Heavy flooding triggered by monsoon rains has forced more than a million people to flee their homes in the northeast ...

29 Jun 2020

China locks down 400,000 people

China has reinstated a strict lockdown near Beijing, affecting around 400,000 people, after a small surge in cases.The restrictions have ...

29 Jun 2020

India adds nearly 20,000 cases, highest single-day spike

India recorded close to 20,000 COVID-19 cases in a single day for the first time on Sunday, taking the tally ...

28 Jun 2020

Thousands in western Myanmar flee as army plans operations, monitors say

Thousands of villagers have fled their homes in Myanmar’s Rakhine state after a local administrator warned dozens of village leaders ...

28 Jun 2020