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Six killed as Bangladesh police raid Islamist hideouts


Five suspected militants and a young boy were killed Thursday as Bangladesh police conducted a series of raids on what

Sri Lanka rattle Bangladesh with late strikes in 2nd Test


Sri Lanka took a flurry of late wickets to put the brakes on Bangladesh at the second Test in Colombo

India captain Virat Kohli to undergo scans on injured shoulder


India Skipper Virat Kohli will undergo scans on his injured shoulder after leaving the field in the afternoon session of

India’s Manohar quits as ICC chairman

India’s Shashank Manohar resigned Wednesday as chairman of the International Cricket Council after a fallout with his own board over efforts

Security high as Pakistan launches first census in 19 years

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AFP) – Pakistan on Wednesday (March 15) launched its first census in nearly two decades, with security high as

Forced to flee war, Nepali women cycle out of poverty

Birendranagar (Nepal) (AFP) – At the break of dawn each day, dozens of women forced to flee their homes

India-Australia resume bitter Test battle in Ranchi

Bitter rivals India and Australia resume their battle for Test supremacy on Thursday in Ranchi at the start of the third

Nepal police demolish camp for earthquake displaced

Kathmandu (AFP) – Nepal police Tuesday demolished the largest remaining settlement of people displaced by a powerful earthquake that struck nearly

Brazil football legend Ronaldinho to visit Pakistan

Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho is set to visit Pakistan as part of a goodwill mission to promote the game in the

‘Brand Modi’ gets thumbs up as PM’s party sweeps India polls

Rebounding from a self-inflicted banknote crisis to deliver his party a stunning victory in state polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dominance