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Blast in Pakistan’s Lahore kills 65

A suicide bomber kills 65 people and injures more than 280 others, mostly women and children, at a public park in the Pakistani city of Lahore, striking at the heart of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif&...

October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015

India’s most polarizing animal

This is not the first time the cow has become mixed up with politics. Conflicts over cow slaughter sparked religious riots in India.

August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015

Pakistan probes child abuse scandal

Seven people have been arrested in eastern Pakistan on suspicion of involvement in a child sexual abuse and extortion scandal.

July 27, 2015
July 27, 2015

Gurdaspur attack: 10 killed in Indian police station siege

Gunmen in army uniform kill five people including a policeman in what is suspected to be a terror attack in Indian state of Punjab bordering Pakistan.

May 21, 2015
May 21, 2015

Pakistan charges 106 over kiln deaths

Pakistan has charged 106 people with murder after a Christian couple was beaten and burnt to death by a mob in Punjab province over blasphemy allegations.

April 30, 2015
April 30, 2015

Girl dies after being thrown off bus

A 14-year-old Indian girl dies and her mother is seriously injured after miscreants throw them off a bus after trying to molest them.