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Modi meme MADNESS! Free speech advocates cite climate of intolerance in Hindu nationalist-led India as police file case over ‘insulting’ image of PM

Indian police have filed a defamation case against a group of comedians responsible for creating a mildly-amusing internet meme.

Cricket: Ranatunga seeks probe into 2011 World Cup defeat

Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga on Friday demanded an investigation into the country’s 2011 World Cup final defeat by India

Four policemen killed in southwest Pakistan: officials


Unidentified gunmen on motorcycles killed four policemen in southwest Pakistan Thursday, the latest attack to target authorities in

Man arrested over brutal rape, murder of Indian schoolgirl


Indian police Thursday arrested a key suspect in the gang rape and murder of a teenage girl near

Sri Lanka opens landmark inquiry into 2012 jail massacre


Sri Lanka announced Thursday a long-awaited investigation into the massacre of 27 prisoners that became a symbol of

Mourners clash with police at rebel funeral in Indian Kashmir

At least a dozen protesters suffered injuries in Indian-administered Kashmir Wednesday as security forces fired teargas and pellets at angry mourners

Fast-growing Pakistan aims to raise contraception use

Pakistan will raise the rate of contraception use to at least 50 percent within the next three years, the health minister

Pakistan PM clan and ruling party reject graft report

Pakistan’s governing party has rejected as “trash” a corruption report accusing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of living beyond his means, the

Thousands flee as tensions escalate over Kashmir

Thousands of people have fled their homes in Pakistani Kashmir, officials said Monday, as continued shelling between Pakistan and India escalated

Bomb kills police chief, guard in southwest Pakistan: officials

A bomb Monday killed a police chief and his guard, and wounded 11 others in a southwestern Pakistani town bordering Afghanistan,