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Vikas Barala jailed on kidnapping charge after uproar

Chandigarh court sends Vikas Barala, son of a BJP politician, to police custody after social media backlash.

Haryana

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Why Pakistan is mourning loss of German nun Ruth Pfau

Tributes pour in after the passing of German nun and doctor who spent 56 years in the country battling leprosy.

German nun Ruth Pfau

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Marathas march in Mumbai, demand jobs and loan waiver

Protesters bring Mumbai to a halt demanding set quotas in government jobs and colleges amid slumping rural economy.

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Nepal criminalises isolation of menstruating women

According to the law people forcing women to follow Hindu practice of chhaupadi may face jail term.

Nepal menstruating women

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Chandigarh stalking: Haryana police accused of cover-up

Activists demand BJP leader's removal accusing him of putting pressure on police to drop kidnapping charges against son.

Subhash Barala

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Pakistani 'terrorist' charity launches political party

Milli Muslim League launched by Jamaat-ud-Dawa, whose chief is under US and UN 'terrorist' sanctions.

Hafiz Muhammad Saeed

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Officials: Taliban, ISIL coordinated Sar-e Pul attack

Joint operation by armed groups led to 'massacre' of more than 50 civilians in northern province, local official says.

Taliban and ISIL fighters

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Dozens of Afghans killed in remote Sar-e Pul province

Officials say up to 40 people killed in ongoing fighting in Mirzawalang village in northern Sar-e-Pul province.

Sar-e Pul province

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Protests erupt as India troops kill Kashmir fighters

Latest bout of violence extends week of deadly protests, with fighters, civilians and troops among those killed.

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Ayesha Gulalai v Imran Khan: Pakistan weighs probe

Newly elected PM backs calls for parliamentary investigation into sexual-harassment accusations against Imran Khan.

Opposition leader Khan

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China warns India over 'military build-up' in Doklam

Beijing demands New Delhi 'immediately withdraw troops' from disputed border amid Doklam standoff.

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Rare wildlife killed as floods devastate India reserve

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Pakistan: Teenager detained over blasphemy

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Uttar Pradesh train derailment kills several passengers

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Pakistan buries revered German humanitarian Ruth Pfau

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Floods affect 16 million in Nepal, India and Bangladesh

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Ten-year-old rape victim delivers baby in India

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The sentences were carried out over a failed attempt to assassinate Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in 2000.

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