• Three killed in blast outside Hekmatyar rally in...
    on March 19, 2018 at 12:30 pm

    JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A bomb planted on a motobike exploded in Afghanistan on Monday outside a political rally being held by a veteran insurgent commander who made peace with the government last year, killing three people and wounding eight, officials said. […]

  • Five Indians killed in cross-border shelling by...
    on March 19, 2018 at 4:18 am

    SRINAGAR/MUZZAFARABAD (Reuters) - Five members of an Indian family were killed and two injured by shelling from Pakistani troops on Sunday along the Line of Control, the de facto border between India and Pakistan, according to army and police officials. […]

  • Bangladesh sentences seven militants to death for...
    on March 18, 2018 at 9:50 am

    DHAKA (Reuters) - A court in Bangladesh sentenced seven militants to death on Sunday after finding them guilty of killing a shrine worker in 2015, court officials said. […]

  • Maldives police arrest 139 opposition protesters...
    on March 18, 2018 at 2:59 am

    MALE (Reuters) - Police in Maldives arrested at least 139 opposition protesters, its spokesman said on Saturday, as they attempted to defy orders under the state of emergency and march into the high security zone in capital Male. […]

  • Sri Lanka lifts nationwide state of emergency
    on March 18, 2018 at 2:54 am

    COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena said on Sunday he had lifted a nationwide state of emergency imposed on March 6 after Buddhist-Muslim clashes. […]