A strong intensity earthquake on Friday morning hit South Asia's landlocked central Himalayan country Nepal.Dec 08, 2017, 10:23 AM IST
Defence Secretary Jim Mattis today began his trip to Egypt, Jordan, Pakistan and Kuwait to re-affirm the enduring US' commitment to partnerships in the Middle East, West Africa and South Asia, the Pentagon said.Dec 02, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
Terror groups draw sustenance from support systems in South Asia: Sushma Swaraj at BRICS ministerial meet
In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said militants continue to find shelter in countries using terrorism as an 'instrument of state policy'.Sep 21, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
The conclusions of the meeting were later shared in Senate by Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif.Aug 25, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Nearly a thousand people have been killed, and tens of thousands of homes, schools and hospitals have been destroyed in Bangladesh, India and Nepal.Aug 25, 2017, 12:11 PM IST
Thousands of soldiers and emergency personnel have been deployed across India, Bangladesh and Nepal, where authorities say a total of 1,009 bodies have been recovered since August 10 when intense rainfall started falling.
Aug 24, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
The DCP of the Crime Branch, Madhur Verma, who was also present at the programme, said the Himmat app is the Delhi Police's another step towards women's safety which becomes more crucial in a society that has a parochial mindset.
Aug 04, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
India has conveyed to the Chinese government that the road construction would represent a significant change of status quo with serious security implications for it.Jul 29, 2017, 20:15 PM IST
Pakistan has been battling Islamist and nationalist insurgencies in mineral-rich Balochistan since 2004, with hundreds of soldiers and militants killed in the fighting.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres' several meetings with Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan in the six months since he assumed charge is a sign of his involvement and commitment over the Kashmir issue, according to one of his spokespersons.Jun 24, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
In the report, HAF lists Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia and Pakistan as "egregious violators" of human rights of Hindu minorities.
Jun 23, 2017, 15:02 PM IST
The Sydney-based think-tank said that level of peace around the world has improved slightly for the first time since the Syrian war began in 2011.Jun 17, 2017, 19:04 PM IST
"The more Muslims grow, the more their enemies will fear them. Muslims should go for more and more children," the father says.Jun 10, 2017, 20:53 PM IST
He conveyed this to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during their meeting on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Astana on Friday.Jun 10, 2017, 18:12 PM IST
Pakistan's nuclear programme created a balance of power in South Asia and is just becoming a symbol of peace.May 28, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
Two Chinese nationals working in Pakistan were kidnapped Wednesday, local police and China`s state media said, in an attack which could raise safety concerns for Beijing`s multi-billion dollar investment in the country.May 24, 2017, 17:30 PM IST
Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has written a letter to the United Nations Secretary General highlighting alleged Indian attempts to bring demographic changes to Jammu and Kashmir, a Foreign Office statement said on Saturday.May 14, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
ISRO begins countdown for launch of South Asia satellite. Watch complete news story for getting the detailed news updates!May 05, 2017, 16:15 PM IST
Higher taxes on tobacco could reduce smoking rates in South Asia by at least one-third and avoid 35-45 million premature deaths, according to a recent study.Apr 11, 2017, 21:37 PM IST
In veiled jibe at Pakistan, PM Modi says 'One thought' in South Asia that breeds, encourages terrorism
PM Modi was accompanied by visiting Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the function.Apr 08, 2017, 17:24 PM IST