- Russia, China warn against US missile system deployment in South Korea
- Ex-Oklahoma senator sentenced to 37 months for fraud
- US military turned into family business
- Kerry calls for end to conflicts in Syria and Yemen
- US asks UN Security Council to meet over Iran’s missiles
- Violence erupts as Trump fans clash with protesters in Chicago
- US to send troops to Iraq’s frontlines
- Row over UK tabloid claim that 'Queen backs Brexit'
- Police clash with protesters in Istanbul
- Erdogan threatens top court over freed journalists
Friday, 05 October 2012 14:35
India still accounts for 58 per cent of the global leprosy burden of 2.28 lakh cases.
Monday, 01 October 2012 19:49
Tea prices have shot up this year on account of dry weather conditions during the early part of the year followed by floods in Assam.
Tuesday, 25 September 2012 17:05
Less than a week after Nepal’s major parties took an in-principle decision to hold elections for a new Constituent Assembly, jostling over government leadership has resulted in a fresh political …
Saturday, 15 September 2012 18:19
Islamabad – A Pakistani daily wished Saturday that the old times would return "so that the sound of unrestrained laughter can be heard more often across our towns and cities".
Monday, 10 September 2012 17:43
Tuesday, 04 September 2012 18:29
In a one-on-one meeting on the sidelines of the NAM summit in Tehran last week, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Nepal’s PM Baburam Bhattarai had a brief discussion on bilateral …
Thursday, 16 August 2012 18:23
Rice production in India, the world’s second-biggest grower, is poised to slump from a record as the worst monsoon since 2009 reduces planting, potentially lowering exports and boosting global prices.
Monday, 13 August 2012 14:29
Islamabad – Pakistan's elite "toe the American line and behave like foreign agents", said disgraced nuclear scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan who lamented the "current inept and corrupt rulers have destroyed …
Saturday, 04 August 2012 13:38
Mumbai – A decade ago, Chandrakant's fishing village in India's financial capital Mumbai lived mostly by candlelight. What people did not have — electricity — they stole.
Sunday, 15 July 2012 20:41
Ninety five per cent Pakistanis believe they are in financial trouble and blame their government for the same, says a US survey.
Monday, 09 July 2012 11:30
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 08:54
Gauhati – For two whole days and nights on June 26 and June 27, Bhimbahadur Pare and other residents of Phateki village including women and children were on rooftops of …
Monday, 18 June 2012 23:12
Islamabad – Less than four months ago the world was cheered to learn that India had gone a full year with no new cases of polio — a landmark that …
Sunday, 10 June 2012 09:12
Dhaka – Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink... A cluster of striking images by leading South Asian documentary photographer Munem Wasif turns the spotlight on the water …
Thursday, 31 May 2012 13:10
New Delhi – India’s economic growth rate slipped to 5.3 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2011-12, lowest in nearly 9 years due to poor performance of the manufacturing …
Monday, 28 May 2012 17:16
Tuesday, 22 May 2012 16:24
Dhaka – Bangladesh, whose economy is crippled by power outages and treasury-sapping oil import bills, has discovered new oil reserves in Sylhet, the country's northern region.
Monday, 21 May 2012 17:37
Colombo – Hearing I was off to the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan, a friend wrote 'come back and tell us what you learned.' This question was on my mind when …
Sunday, 13 May 2012 15:30
Sunday, 29 April 2012 18:06