afp Colombo Floods and landslides in Sri Lanka have killed at least eight people, including a 10-month-old baby, and forced tens of thousands more to flee their homes, officials said Monday. The government has deployed troops to ..
Reuters FATEH JHANG (Pakistan) For farmer Mujahid Abbasi, switching the power source for his irrigation pump from diesel to biogas has brought economic and health gains. The 43-year-old from Fateh Jhang village, some 26 miles (42 ..
ians Kathmandu An alliance of Madhesis and Janajatis on Monday declared they will picket Prime Minister K P Sharna Oli's residence on Tuesday to press their demand for greater representation in the new constitution as around ..
Reuters ISLAMABAD Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif asked parliament on Monday to form a commission to investigate allegations stemming from the Panama Papers leak but opposition lawmakers walked out, saying he had evaded ..
Reuters KABUL Thousands of demonstrators from Afghanistan's Hazara minority marched in protest through Kabul on Monday, accusing President Ashraf Ghani's government of cutting them out of a multi-million dollar power ..
Islamabad Pakistan Prime Minister's Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz, in an response to India's supersonic interceptor missile test, on Monday said that Islamabad would address the development at an international ..
WANA Seven Pakistani government workers kidnapped near the Afghan border were freed on Monday, an official said, after government representatives detained local villagers under a colonial-era law of"collective ..
afp Dhaka Bangladesh police have arrested a senior official from the main opposition party and accused him of plotting against the state following his meeting with an Israeli political adviser, an official said Monday. Prime ..
Kathmandu (dpa) - Minority groups protesting against Nepal's new constitution were welcome to join negotiations with the government, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said Monday. The call came after the second day of protests in ..