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Pakistan opens spot-fixing trial against five cricketers

A Pakistan tribunal Monday started hearings into spot-fixing charges against five cricketers who could face life bans if found guilty.

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Five men beaten, arrested, in India over alleged cow killing

Indian police Friday arrested five men for “animal cruelty” after they were caught skinning a buffalo and beaten on suspicion of

India top court examines Islamic instant divorce

New Delhi (AFP) – India’s highest court Thursday began considering the legality of a controversial Islamic practice that allows men to

Wall collapse kills 24 at Indian wedding

 

A wall crashed down on an Indian wedding party during a storm killing at least 24 people including

India school head arrested over child rape

 

The head of a school in southern India has been arrested on suspicion of raping scores of disabled

India top court examines Islamic instant divorce

 

India’s highest court Thursday began considering the legality of a controversial Islamic practice that allows men to leave

India urges UN court to stop Pakistan executing ‘spy’

 

The UN’s top court will hold an emergency hearing on Monday as India seeks to stop Pakistan from

India’s top court rules tycoon Mallya guilty of contempt

New Delhi (AFP) – Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, once dubbed the “King of Good Times”, was found guilty of

India finding it hard to end love affair with cash

New Delhi (AFP) – Fat wads of bank notes move across counters in Old Delhi’s gold and diamond district

Sri Lanka evicts thousands of wasps ahead of Modi visit

Colombo (AFP) – Sri Lanka has taken the unusual step of clearing thousands of wasps from a tea plantation to ensure