Thursday, October 18, 2018
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Central/S. Asia

Pakistan condemns blasphemous Dutch cartoon contest

Senate passes resolution decrying Prophet Muhammad caricature competition planned by far-right Dutch politician.

Read more: Pakistan condemns blasphemous Dutch cartoon contest

 

UN documents 'shocking crimes' by Myanmar army

Top Myanmar generals led brutal campaign against Rohingya involving 'gravest crimes under international law"'.

Read more: UN documents 'shocking crimes' by Myanmar army

   

Russia, Tajikistan deny air raids in Afghanistan

Afghan officials said clashes broke out between drug smugglers and Tajik border guards before the air attack.

Read more: Russia, Tajikistan deny air raids in Afghanistan

   

'My world went dark': The day ISIL killed my cousin at school

Maisam Iltaf recalls how 17-year-old Rahila died in a suicide attack on a school in the Afghan capital on August 15.

Read more: 'My world went dark': The day ISIL killed my cousin at school

   

Myanmar: Verdict for two jailed Reuters journalists postponed

Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone were investigating the killings of 10 Rohingya Muslims by soldiers when they were arrested.

Read more: Myanmar: Verdict for two jailed Reuters journalists postponed

   

ISIL leader in Afghanistan killed in air raids

Abu Saad Erhabi killed along with 10 other members of ISIL's Afghan branch, security agency says.

Read more: ISIL leader in Afghanistan killed in air raids

   

Afghan President Ghani rejects ministers' resignations

Defence and interior ministers, as well as a security chief, sent their resignations on Saturday.

Read more: Afghan President Ghani rejects ministers' resignations

   

Tourism in flood-hit Kerala grinds to a halt

Tourism accounts for 12 percent of the southern Indian state's economy, but flooding has hit the industry hard.

Read more: Tourism in flood-hit Kerala grinds to a halt

   

One year since Myanmar army crackdown, Rohingya seek justice

Refugees living in Bangladesh camps protest and demand rights, 12 months after fleeing Myanmar army's brutal crackdown.

Read more: One year since Myanmar army crackdown, Rohingya seek justice

   

One dead in Nepal rally demanding action over teen's rape, murder

Police fired at angry protesters in western city of Mahendranagar, killing a teenage boy and injuring dozens.

Read more: One dead in Nepal rally demanding action over teen's rape, murder

   

Suicide attack in Jalalabad claims at least seven lives

Suicide bomber blew himself up at a camp of protesters rallying in support of a disqualified candidate.

Read more: Suicide attack in Jalalabad claims at least seven lives

   

Page 8 of 10

India's BJP changes Muslim name of ...

Read More

India: Akbar sues journalist Priya ...

Read More

Afghanistan elections: Explosion hi...

Read More

Afghanistan: Taliban confirms talks...

Read More

Sri Lankans displaced by war wait f...

Read More

Maldives election commissioners fle...

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

Israel pounds Gaza

India's Kerala state devastated

Capturing life under apartheid