Police come under grenade attack during a raid near the capital as violence continues to hit the South Asian nation.
by Natasha Ghoneim
by Wayne Hay
Asia29 Mar 2017 18:11 GMT
Dhaka criticised for 'high rate' of extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances, and excessive force in new report.
Asia29 Mar 2017 17:40 GMT
President authorises prosecution of security officers involved in an alleged death squad carrying out civilian killings.
Asia29 Mar 2017 15:50 GMT
More states follow Uttar Pradesh's lead in closing down unlicensed abattoirs as critics say move is based on religion.
Health29 Mar 2017 08:41 GMT
The hereditary disease kills at least 10,000 children a year in this Indian state.
India28 Mar 2017 21:52 GMT
Deadly standoff between rebels and police sparks protests in Chadoora town, leaving three people dead and 28 injured.
Inside Story28 Mar 2017 20:09 GMT
India's ruling party is cracking down on butchers and abattoirs in the country's most populous state.
Asia28 Mar 2017 17:38 GMT
Medics trying to stop the spread of Polio in Afghanistan have started their latest vaccination campaign.
They hope to vaccinate millions of children in the next few days.
India28 Mar 2017 15:42 GMT
Africans were attacked with sticks and metal chairs in Greater Noida after teen's drug death was blamed on Nigerian man.
India28 Mar 2017 10:44 GMT
Hundreds go on a violent rampage wounding eight in Greater Noida after teen's drug death blamed on Nigerian man.
Asia27 Mar 2017 15:21 GMT
Meat sellers across Uttar Pradesh strike against an ongoing crackdown on illegal and mechanised slaughterhouses.
Asia27 Mar 2017 08:00 GMT
A Human Rights Watch report has found that attacks by the Taliban and other armed groups are having a devastating impact on education in Pakistan.
Asia26 Mar 2017 09:44 GMT
Fencing starts along Pakistan's disputed border with Afghanistan in bid to stop fighters' movement.
Asia26 Mar 2017 05:53 GMT
The Bangladeshi government has observed its first Genocide Day, marking the anniversary of a crackdown on civilians by Pakistani forces in 1971.
Asia25 Mar 2017 17:25 GMT
At least two civilians and one policeman killed during the operation at a residential building in Sylhet city.
Asia25 Mar 2017 15:59 GMT
Although an election committee will choose Hong Kong's new Chief Executive, the vote has caused much debate in the city.
by Yuen Chan
by Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay
by Majed Akhter
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