06 Jul 2015
Baghdad: An Iraqi plane accidentally dropped a bomb on an eastern Baghdad neighbourhood on Monday, police and residents said, killing at least five people and destroying several houses.
23 Jun 2015
Kabul: Afghan government forces regained control of a key district near the Northern city of Kunduz on Tuesday, after Taliban fighters had threatened to capture a provincial capital for the first time since being driven from power in 2001.
21 Jun 2015
Kabul: A roadside bomb killed at least 19 Afghan civilians including nine children in a southern province, while Taliban fighters in the north captured a key district on the frontline of the battle for Kunduz city, officials said on Sunday.
29 Jun 2015
Lahore: At least four terrorists were killed today in an encounter with the law enforcement agencies in Pakistan's Punjab province, with the officials claiming to have averted a 'major terror attack.'
11 Jun 2015
Kathmandu: At least 41 people were killed today in a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall that buried six villages in Nepal's mountainous Northeast, the second major disaster to hit the country after the April 25 quake.
23 Jun 2015
United Nations: A project in West Bengal's Nadia district for improving heath by providing sanitary toilets and promoting their use has won a first place UN award for innovative public services.
13 Jun 2015
Kandahar: An Afghan official said at least 20 police officers have been killed after militants ambushed checkpoints in the country's volatile southern Helmand province.
26 May 2015
Kandahar: Taliban gunmen have surrounded a police compound in the volatile southern provinceof Helmand after killing 19 policemen and seven soldiers in an ongoing siege, a senior police officer said from inside the compound.
02 Jun 2015
Kathmandu: At least four people including a woman were killed today when a helicopter carrying relief materials crashed in one of the worst quake-hit mountainous regions in Nepal.
29 Dec 2014
Dubai: 'Little India' district in Bahrain has moved closer to becoming a reality as discussions are underway to rejuvenate the area around a Hindu temple in Manama to acknowledge the strong relations the country has with its Asian expatriate community.