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Pakistan’s Karachi bans swimming for six months after drownings

Pakistanis in the port megacity of Karachi have been banned from swimming in the sea for six months, authorities said Wednesday,

India fires on Pakistani military posts, army says

India announced Tuesday it had fired mortars at Pakistani army posts across their disputed border in Kashmir, a rare public disclosure

Tata Motors profits fall 17 percent on pound decline

Indian carmaker Tata Motors Tuesday reported a 17 percent fall in quarterly profits, as the pound depreciated against the rupee following

Militant behind multiple Pakistan attacks arrested: officials

Pakistani officials claimed Tuesday they have arrested the mastermind behind several attacks that killed scores of people in the restive southwest,

Indian police make arrests after mobs lynch eight

Indian police said Monday they had arrested nearly two dozen people on charges including murder and rioting after a wave of

Sri Lanka switches foreign, finance ministers in shake up

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena announced his first cabinet reshuffle Monday, switching his finance and foreign ministers as he resists

Pakistan opposition party to sue govt for detaining supporters

Islamabad (AFP) – A Pakistani opposition party led by former cricketer Imran Khan will take legal action against the

India amends law to oust squatting politicians from official homes

India has redrafted a law to allow politicians to be forcibly removed from official homes within three days of leaving office,

Pakistan cricketer Khalid Latif ‘given bat grips by bookie’ to indicate fix

The Pakistan Cricket Board on Friday said it had seized bat grips given to Khalid Latif by a bookmaker which the

Bangladesh police arrest 27 youths in gay crackdown

Bangladeshi police raided a party and arrested 27 young men early Friday in a rare crackdown on homosexuality in the conservative