Saturday, February 24, 2018
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Central/S. Asia

Pakistan says troops killed by 'non-state actors'

Three soldiers are killed and one is wounded in the Rakhchikri area of Pakistani-administered Kashmir, army says.

Pakistan troops

Read more: Pakistan says troops killed by 'non-state actors'

 

Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

Attack comes towards end of deadly year in Afghan capital, with several assaults claimed by ISIL.

Afghanistan's national intelligence agency in Kabul

Read more: Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

   

Rohingya: 500,000 unlikely to receive schooling in 2018

Humanitarian group warns of 'lost generation' as Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh lack access to schooling.

International Rescue Committee

Read more: Rohingya: 500,000 unlikely to receive schooling in 2018

   

Myanmar bars UN human rights envoy Yanghee Lee

UN investigator says decision to bar her suggests something 'terribly awful' is happening in restive Rakhine state.

UN human rights envoy Yanghee Lee

Read more: Myanmar bars UN human rights envoy Yanghee Lee

   

Myanmar urged to free Reuters journalists

Press freedom group says there is no legal basis for Myanmar to hold Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo in incommunicado detention.

Reuters journalists

Read more: Myanmar urged to free Reuters journalists

   

Gunmen attack military training centre in Kabul

ISIL attackers carry out assault while hiding in a nearby building, triggering firefight with police.

Afghan security forces

Read more: Gunmen attack military training centre in Kabul

   

Pakistan: Quetta church hit in suicide attack

Dozens also wounded after attackers target church packed with worshippers attending a Sunday midday service.

Bethel Memorial Methodist Church in Quetta

Read more: Pakistan: Quetta church hit in suicide attack

   

India army kills driver in Kashmir's Thindpura village

Riots break out in Thindpura village after Indian soldiers kill driver who was 'mistaken for a rebel', officials say.

Read more: India army kills driver in Kashmir's Thindpura village

   

MSF: More than 6,700 Rohingya killed in Myanmar

MSF data shows 6,700 Rohingya were killed by Myanmar security forces in the month following August 25.

Rohingya killed

Read more: MSF: More than 6,700 Rohingya killed in Myanmar

   

Virtual reality 360 film shows Rohingya's plight

Rohingya refugees share harrowing stories in immersive documentary project by Al Jazeera and Amnesty International.

Read more: Virtual reality 360 film shows Rohingya's plight

   

Army's rape of Rohingya women sweeping, methodical: AP

News agency investigation finds rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar's security forces has been systematic and widespread.

Rohingya Muslim women

Read more: Army's rape of Rohingya women sweeping, methodical: AP

   

Page 7 of 11

Pakistan Supreme Court bans ex-PM S...

Read More

Maldives extends state of emergency...

Read More

Kasur rapist-murderer sentenced to ...

Read More

KP Sharma Oli appointed Nepal's new...

Read More

Civilian victims of Afghan war exce...

Read More

Pakistan seizes charities linked to...

Read More

Global_News

Satellite imagery released by HRW shows Rohingya dwellings razed between late December and February.

Read More

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Week in Pictures

From snowfall to sunshine

Palestinians hold 'day of rage'