Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:08am on July 16, 2019
Fourteen people were killed when a building collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rains which have left more than 130 dead across South Asia,...
Agence-France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:16am on July 09, 2019
The UN rights office hammered India and Pakistan on Monday for failing to improve the situation in Kashmir, while renewing calls for an international probe...
| Updated at 12:00am on June 24, 2019
SOUTH Asia covers only about 3.5 per cent of the world’s land surface area but hosts a fourth of its population, making it a region...
Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:02am on June 08, 2019
Bangladesh achieved highest success in reducing child death rate in South Asia as the country saw under-5 years child mortality rate downed to 63 per...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on June 04, 2019
Most of the countries in South Asia will celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the biggest festivals of the Muslims, on Wednesday.
Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:23am on May 11, 2019
Bangladesh has become the second most risky country in South Asia for displacement of people due to disasters, Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre said in a...
Agence France-Presse . Lahore | Updated at 01:07pm on May 08, 2019
A suicide blast at one of Pakistan’s oldest and most popular Sufi shrines killed at least 10 people and wounded 24 in the eastern city...
Agence France-Presse. Colombo | Updated at 09:34am on April 22, 2019
At least 290 are now known to have died in a series of bomb blasts that tore through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka,...
Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:45am on April 20, 2019
India has suspended trade across its disputed Kashmir border with Pakistan, alleging that weapons and drugs are being smuggled across the route, as tensions simmer...
Kanak Mani Dixit | Updated at 12:00am on April 18, 2019
The rest of South Asia wants the very best of democracy for India, plus to share in the peace dividend, growth and camaraderie, writes Kanak...