Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:23am on May 07, 2019
Villagers in Myanmar’s conflict-hit Rakhine state said Monday they are facing food shortages after being hemmed in for nearly a week by the military, which...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:22am on May 07, 2019
Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic Church appealed for calm and an alcohol ban Monday after clashes between Christians and Muslims in a town scarred by the...
Reuters . Jaipur/Srinagar | Updated at 12:16am on May 07, 2019
India’s northern heartland voted on Monday in the fifth phase of a staggered general election, with prime minister Narendra Modi hoping his record on national...
New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on May 07, 2019
Prime minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee of pursuing ‘cheap politics’ over cyclone Fani, claiming that she did not...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:00am on May 06, 2019
Sri Lanka clamped curfews at a city outside the capital Sunday to contain religious tensions as the authorities prepared to reopen schools after Easter bombings...
Reuters . Puri, India | Updated at 12:28am on May 06, 2019
Hundreds of thousands of people were left homeless after a cyclone packing winds of about 200 km per hour slammed into eastern India, ripping out...
Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019
Thailand’s newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn began a royal procession around the capital on Sunday to visit Buddhist temples and greet his subjects as part...
Agence-France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019
Suspected militants shot dead a local leader of prime minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party in disputed Kashmir ahead of the latest round of polling, highlighting...
New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019
India’s Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said prime minister Narendra Modi’s ‘karma’ awaited him and that the battle was over, reports The Hindu.He was...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on May 05, 2019
India’s Delhi chief minister and Aaam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was attacked during a road show in the capital on Saturday, police said.