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Ford to tie up with India’s Mahindra, eyes access to huge market

Ford Motor and India’s Mahindra Group have announced they will work together in a fresh partnership as the US giant looks

‘Pakistan Girl’ takes aim at corrupt cops and domestic abuse

Pakistan’s newest female superhero has vowed to battle venal officials and protect battered women, as her creator tries to inspire the

Government tells Supreme Court that Rohingya people are a ‘serious security threat’ as it fights a petition to stop its mass deportation plan

Rohingya people who have fled Myanmar were labelled a ‘serious security threat’ by the Indian government as it tried

Nepal holds final phase of landmark election

Nepal on Monday completed its first local elections for nearly two decades, a key step in the country’s protracted post-war transition

Bangladesh accuses two Myanmar journalists of ‘espionage’

Two Myanmar photographers covering the Rohingya crisis for a German magazine have been arrested in Bangladesh on suspicion of espionage, officials

Nepal has begun survey to remeasure Mt Everest after claims the devastating earthquake in 2015 may have altered the mountain

Nepal has begun remeasuring Mount Everest to check if the height of the world’s tallest peak was altered by

At least 20 dead as boat capsizes in India


At least 20 people died on Thursday when a boat packed with labourers capsized on the Yamuna river in northern

India’s first bullet train project fast-tracks Japanese ties


Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday inaugurated India’s first bullet train project — a $19 billion line in the

Bangladesh targets Rohingya refugee profiteers as crisis deepens


Bangladeshi boat operators are exploiting Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar by demanding up to $100 for ferry trips that

Amnesty calls for ban on pellet shotguns in Kashmir

Amnesty International on Wednesday reiterated its call for a ban on pellet-firing shotguns used by Indian forces in Kashmir to quell