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Suicide attack kills 13 in Pakistan: officials


A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s restive southwest Thursday, killing 13 people and wounding

India central bank holds rates, cuts growth outlook amid slowdown

India’s central bank held interest rates at a seven-year-low on Wednesday as it downgraded growth forecasts for Asia’s third largest economy

Indian cross-border firing kills two in Pakistan: officials

Two civilians were killed and two others wounded after Indian troops fired into Pakistani Kashmir Wednesday, officials said, causing Islamabad to

Four killed in attack on Indian Kashmir paramilitary camp

Three militants who Tuesday stormed a paramilitary base near the main airport in Indian-administered Kashmir have been killed, police said, ending

Indian tycoon Mallya appears in UK court on new charges

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya appeared in a London court on Tuesday after being rearrested earlier in the day amid an ongoing

Two children killed as India, Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir

Two children were killed Monday during an exchange of gunfire between Indian and Pakistani troops in disputed Kashmir, Indian authorities said.

Dalit man is ‘beaten to death’ by higher caste Hindus who said he had ‘no right’ to watch a garba performance to mark festival of Navratri

A young Dalit man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of higher-caste men for watching a traditional

Suffocated, crushed: 22 killed in Mumbai bridge stampede

A stampede on an overcrowded Mumbai railway bridge lashed by a monsoon storm killed at least 22 people Friday and raised

Rohingya women, children perish in sea voyage from Myanmar

Shona Miah wept as he gently closed the lifeless eyes of his three tiny daughters, young Rohingya refugees he could not

UN visit to Myanmar’s Rakhine state thwarted by ‘bad weather’


A UN visit to Myanmar’s conflict-battered Rakhine state was postponed Thursday, thwarting efforts to reach the epicentre of violence for