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    Two killed as India, Pakistan troops trade fire in Kashmir

    Associated Press | Updated at 07:04pm on May 11, 2017

    Two civilians were killed and three others injured Thursday when Indian and Pakistani soldiers traded gunfire and shelled each other's border posts in the disputed Kashmir region, officials from the two sides said...

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    India top court reviews instant divorce

    BBC | Updated at 05:37pm on May 11, 2017

    India's Supreme Court has formally opened hearings into a number of petitions challenging the controversial practice of instant divorce in Islam...

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    Senate committee subpoenas former Trump adviser Flynn over Russia

    Reuters | Updated at 12:45pm on May 11, 2017

    The US Senate Intelligence Committee issued a subpoena on Wednesday demanding documents related to Russia from president Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn...

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    Eight dead, 20 injured after moderate quake in far western China

    Associated Press | Updated at 01:18pm on May 11, 2017

    A moderate earthquake that struck close to the earth’s surface killed eight people and injured more than 20 others in far western China...

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    Wall collapse kills 23 during wedding celebration in India

    Reuters | Updated at 11:59am on May 11, 2017

    Twenty-three people were killed and 30 injured in India when a wall collapsed on a crowd of people celebrating a wedding, police...

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    Police fire shots to break up Myanmar nationalist, Muslim scuffle

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:10am on May 11, 2017

    Police in Myanmar fired warning shots to break up scuffles between Buddhist nationalists and Muslims in Myanmar’s biggest city in the early hours of Wednesday after a crowd went hunting for ‘illegal’ Rohingya...

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    Two dead in Saudi raid on Shia activists

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 12:52am on May 11, 2017

    Two people were reportedly dead and several people were injured in eastern Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, residents and activists said, when Saudi security forces entered the old quarter of Awamiya, where authorities say Shia extremists are hiding...

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    Pakistan executes four militants convicted by military courts

    Associated Press | Updated at 03:29pm on May 10, 2017

    Pakistan’s army says authorities have executed four Islamic militants convicted of terrorism by military courts. The army says the members of...

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    Bring child rights on climate talks: HRW

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:20pm on May 10, 2017

    Human Rights Watch has suggested that the discussion on children’s rights and climate change is urgently needed during the meeting of policymakers in Germany over the 2015 Paris climate agreement...

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    Explosion at Mexico fireworks depot kills 14

    Reuters | Updated at 11:59am on May 10, 2017

    At least 14 people were killed, including 11 children, and scores more were injured in an explosion at a house where fireworks were stored...