South & Central Asia

FILE - Supporters demonstrate outside the Australian Capital Territory Supreme Court in Canberra, Australia, June 27, 2019, where a former army lawyer was charged with leaking secret documents to ABC reporters alleging misconduct in Afghanistan.
Criminal prosecutions and military sanctions could follow
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Thu, 11/12/2020 - 05:43 AM
An Afghan policeman investigates a damaged car following a sticky bomb attack in Helmand province, southern Afghanistan,…
A roadside bomb ripped through a car carrying Azadi Radio reporter Elyas Dayee in Helmand province
Ayaz Gul
Thu, 11/12/2020 - 05:33 AM
Afghan Drug Addicts in Kandahar Call for More Treatment Facilities
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Kandahar is unable to help all of its drug addicts
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Wed, 11/11/2020 - 04:15 PM
A policeman (2nd R) and private security personnel stand guard at the entrance of a road leading towards the U.S. consulate in…
Diplomatic mission submitted apology for what it said was an 'unauthorized post'
Ayaz Gul
Wed, 11/11/2020 - 11:57 AM
Map of Kabul, Helmand and Nimruz provinces, Afghanistan
Afghan spy agency accused the Taliban of harboring the slain terror leader
Ayaz Gul
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 02:01 PM
Indian Professionals Abandon COVID-Scarred Cities to Work From Scenic Towns
If the trend continues, it could reverse the influx of workers into mega cities that have been the destination of choice for job seekers
Anjana Pasricha
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 02:30 PM
FILE - Trial kits for Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccination study are seen at the Research Centers of America, in Hollywood, Florida, Sept. 24, 2020.
Top government scientist says COVID-19 patients would require two doses, three weeks apart and 'a low-temperature carriage' requirement makes it all the more difficult
Ayaz Gul
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 10:30 AM
An image grab taken from a video made available on the official web site of the Azerbaijani Defence Ministry on November 9,…
Moscow-backed deal freezes Azerbaijani territorial gains in Nagorno-Karabakh
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 07:26 PM
Pakistani Health Experts Say Government Should Do More Testing
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So far, an estimated 14,400 people out of one million have been tested
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 06:09 AM
People celebrate on the streets after Azerbaijan's President Aliyev said the country's forces had taken Shusha (Shushi) during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Baku
Armenian and enclave officials confirm heavy fighting in and around Shusha
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 05:51 AM
FILE - In this Feb. 29, 2020 file photo, U.S. peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, left, and Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the Taliban…
Afghan President Ghani congratulated Biden, saying Kabul looked forward to working with Washington on counterterrorism, peace process
Ayaz Gul
Sun, 11/08/2020 - 08:18 PM
People hold the national flag as they celebrate on the streets after Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev said the country's…
Clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenian-backed separatists over control of Nagorno-Karabakh, a region that proclaimed its independence from Baku during a war in the 1990s, broke out in late September?
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Sun, 11/08/2020 - 01:33 PM
Map of Peshawar in Pakistan
Spokesman for Ahmadi community denounces attack, saying victim was 'killed because of his faith' and four members of community have been killed in Peshawar in as many months
Ayaz Gul
Sun, 11/08/2020 - 11:06 AM
Women gather to celebrate the victory of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in Painganadu near the village of…
Indian women say her achievement in breaking barriers will inspire women worldwide?
Anjana Pasricha
Sun, 11/08/2020 - 09:01 AM
Afghans check car destroyed by an attached bomb in Kabul, Afghanistan,Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020.A bomb attached to the vehicle of…
Attack in Kabul is latest in a series of unclaimed high-profile assassinations and targeted killings the Afghan capital has experienced in recent weeks
Ayaz Gul
Sun, 11/08/2020 - 04:15 AM

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