Category: Asia

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staffNovember 22, 2018

Family forgive tribe who killed American

The family of a US man reportedly killed by arrows fired by members of an endangered tribe in India’s Andaman ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

Pakistan frees Christian woman Asia Bibi

A Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy is being flown out of the country after being freed from prison, her ...

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staffNovember 6, 2018

Record 435 Afghans killed or wounded in legislative poll

More than 400 Afghans were killed or wounded in poll-related violence during three days of voting last month, the United ...

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staffNovember 5, 2018

Taliban seize post in defensive belt around embattled Afghan city

Taliban militants captured an important security post outside the central Afghan city of Ghazni Monday, killing 13 members of government ...

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staffNovember 5, 2018

Thousands march in support of Sri Lanka’s new government

Thousands of Sri Lankans are marching in support of a new government under the country’s former strongman. The rally near ...

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staffNovember 5, 2018

Gunmen kill police officer, 2 others in Pakistan

Pakistani police say gunmen opened fire from a car and killed a police officer, as well as his guard and ...

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staffNovember 3, 2018

US soldier dies in Kabul insider attack

One US soldier has been killed and another injured in an apparent insider attack in Afghanistan, the Nato-led mission in ...

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staffNovember 3, 2018

French PM visits 1954 Vietnam battle site

France’s prime minister has visited the site of the 1954 battle of Dien Bien Phu in Vietnam, which led to ...

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staffNovember 3, 2018

Leicester City owner Vichai’s funeral starts Thailand

The funeral of Leicester City’s owner who died in a helicopter crash outside the club’s stadium is under way. Royal ...

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staffNovember 3, 2018

Blasphemy case lawyer flees Pakistan

The lawyer representing a Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after eight years on death row has fled Pakistan in fear ...