Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015
March 30, 20156:22 pm
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Mishu was the third blogger to be killed by the suspected Islamists in the past two years.

March 26, 20158:27 pm
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Owner Malik Fazal Abbas said he has had 4-year-old Queen since she was 2 months old.

March 24, 20153:07 pm
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the media alongside Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi at her residence in Yangon November 19, 2012.

Members of the U.S.-based Carter Center and the European Union will be invited to monitor general elections in Myanmar.

March 22, 20153:56 pm
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27-year-old Farkhunda was buried in Kabul on Sunday, her coffin carried aloft by women's rights activists.

March 18, 20152:55 pm
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Just yesterday Pakistan had executed 12 prisoners, the highest in a single day.

March 17, 20158:20 pm
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'Bruce Hazara', a member of Afghanistan's Hazara community, bears a striking resemblance to Bruce Lee.

March 17, 20152:24 pm
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Paramilitary troops were deployed to prevent more rioting by minority Christians after the deadly Taliban church attacks.

March 17, 201510:36 am
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UN envoy said that recent reports indicate the Islamic State extremist group has established a foothold in Afghanistan.

March 16, 20157:22 pm
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After the end of the war with the LTTE, 300,000-strong armed forces don't have enough to do

March 16, 20156:55 pm
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The Taliban suicide attacks on two churches in Lahore left 15 people dead and over 80 wounded.

March 16, 20156:19 pm
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Aziz rejected Indian allegations that Pakistan was not doing enough to ensure Lakhvi remains behind the bars.

March 16, 20156:26 pm
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18 people were killed when a bus slipped off a rain-drenched mountain road in northwestern Nepal.

March 16, 201512:32 pm
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"Whenever there was a bomb blast they would arrest us for it, beat us up, take our money."

March 16, 20154:29 pm
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Pakistan mourns for Taliban church attack victims; Christian minority blocked roads in protest over the attacks.

March 15, 20158:20 pm
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A Pakistani national daily reported that the blast took place in Lahore's Youhanabad.

March 14, 20159:30 pm
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Rajapaksa had levelled allegations against India and the US had openly used their embassies to bring him down.

March 14, 20158:56 pm
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PM Narendra Modi said that he was glad his visit "is one to wipe tears from the eyes of those who suffered".

March 13, 20155:43 pm
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"Both the US and India openly used their embassies to bring me down," Rajapaksa said ahead of Modi's visit to the country.

March 11, 20152:57 pm
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The troops seized a large cache of assault rifles and detained suspects, including six "known criminals''.

March 9, 20156:24 pm
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As New Delhi begins to play an official role in peace talks between Naypyitaw and Myanmar’s ethnic rebel armies, the neighbouring country is gearing up to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May (which would be Modi’s second visit there in seven months), said peace envoy and former Mizoram CM Zoramthanga on Monday. The former […]

March 9, 20154:20 pm
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Eziz Musar, the prefecture's commissioner, said he will propose in this year's NPC that China enact legislation against extremism.

March 5, 20153:31 pm
This is the first time in Pakistan's history that a former military chief is facing trial for treason. (Reuters)

Kayani was later hand-picked by Musharraf as his successor in 2007 as the army chief and he served for 6 years.

March 5, 201512:56 pm
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Suspected BNP activists also torched some 18 vehicles across the country and attacked a government office.

March 3, 201511:36 am
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Nepal's government needs to get the climbers to dispose of the waste properly so the mountain remains pristine.

March 2, 20155:40 pm
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A crowd of opposition supporters had also gathered behind police barricades at a short distance from the parliament building.

March 2, 20154:20 pm
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Farabi Shafiur Rahman had confessed to threatening to kill blogger Avijit Roy.

March 1, 20153:57 pm
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Avijit Roy, a US citizen of Bangladeshi origin, was hacked to death by machete-wielding assailants on Thursday.

March 1, 20152:19 pm
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Despite facing serious charges, Lakhvi and his co-conspirators have several rooms at their disposal right next to the jailer's office.

March 1, 20152:56 pm
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"We have seized 30 grenades...it appears they (militants) could have made some 300-400 bombs," he said.

February 28, 20159:03 am
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The Bangladesh-born US blogger was known for his writing against religious fundamentalism, in Dhaka.

February 27, 20152:39 pm
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Benazir Bhutto was killed in gun and bomb attack in 2007 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

February 27, 20151:40 pm
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The epicenter of the tremor, originating at a depth of 28.9 kilometres, was about 100 km from Islamabad.

February 26, 20152:33 pm
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The WHO had declared that Pakistan is responsible for nearly 80 per cent of polio cases reported globally.

February 25, 20159:36 pm
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According to officials, she has apparently gone into hiding after the issue of her fake card surfaced.

February 25, 20153:34 pm
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Pakistan will also raise the issue of Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah allegedly hiding in Afghanistan.

February 24, 20156:44 pm
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19,272 people were arrested on different charges during operations conducted across the country under the National Action Plan.