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New violence hits Kashmir as death of tourist condemned

Hundreds of protestors clashed Tuesday with Indian forces on a third day of deadly troubles in Kashmir as the disputed Himalayan

Sri Lanka president urges end to power struggle

Sri Lanka’s president Tuesday appealed to his prime minister to end a bitter power struggle and said the coalition government had

India teen fights for life after being raped, set on fire

A 17-year-old Indian girl was fighting for her life Monday after being raped, doused in kerosene and set alight, the second

India storm toll of death and devastation rises

The death toll from freak storms that hit India climbed above 140 on Friday as people told how they had no

17 dead in Myanmar jade mine landslide

A landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar has killed 17 people, local authorities said Friday, the latest disaster to

Thai medical students honour classroom cadavers


Thai medical students said prayers over the coffins of hundreds of cadavers on Thursday, in a solemn ceremony to bid

India splutters in anger after toilet water used for train tea


An Indian tea vendor caught on video taking water from a train toilet before selling his drinks to passengers has

At least 116 killed as storms batter India


Lightning strikes and powerful dust storms across India have killed at least 116 people and injured more than 250 as

Amazon bids for 60% stake in India’s Flipkart: report

Amazon has made a formal offer to acquire a controlling stake in Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart, putting it in contention with

Indian gangster sentenced to life in prison for journalist murder

An Indian court on Wednesday sentenced notorious gangster Chhota Rajan and eight others to life in prison for murdering a journalist