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Modi boosts grip on power with alliance in scandal-hit India state


A former arch-rival of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi aligned with the Hindu nationalist leader on Thursday to

Another four arrested in Pakistan revenge rape


Pakistan police on Thursday arrested four more men involved in the rape of a teenage girl as punishment

India frees Frenchwoman wanted for Chile assassination


India on Thursday freed Frenchwoman Marie-Emmanuelle Verhoeven, wanted in Chile in connection with the assassination of a senator,

Sri Lanka on the ropes in first Test after India’s mammoth score


India’s bowlers tore through the Sri Lankan top order to put the visitors firmly on top on the

Indian state leader resigns in potential boost for Modi

The leader of India’s eastern Bihar state resigned from his post on Wednesday in a surprise move widely expected to strengthen

Pakistan police arrest village council for ordering rape

Fourteen members of a Pakistani village council have been arrested for ordering the rape of a teenage girl as punishment for

Indian troops open fire on Kashmir protesters, killing one

The Indian army opened fire on a group of stone-throwing protesters Friday, killing one youth and injuring another in Indian-administered Kashmir,

Pakistan arrests top official for forgery in Sharif graft case

The chairman of Pakistan’s financial regulator was arrested Friday, accused of forging documents in a corruption case against Prime Minister Nawaz

Bus crash kills 28 in northern India: police


At least 28 people were killed Thursday after a bus plunged into a deep gorge in a Himalayan

Pakistani taxi app offers ride with a marriage matchmaker

A Pakistan app-based taxi service has launched an unusual add on, offering passengers the chance to share their ride with a marriage matchmaker.