Girls Receive Sex Education in Conservative Pakistani Village

Notwithstanding the cultural norms, school in Johi village in Pakistan gives girls sex education. ISLAMABAD — In the tiny Johi village of the impoverished Sindh...

“Rule of India” or “Anti-Indian” Feelings in Kashmir?

Diksha Dwivedi, Correspondent (Asia: South)   KASHMIR - The vicious circle of separatist revolts in Kashmir against India began long time ago, in 1989. In 1990s, 1000s...

Modi won TIME reader’s poll Person of the Year 2016

NEW DELHI - Donald Trump, the US President-elect took the title of TIME’s 2016 Person of the Year on December 7, while the online...

Nepal drains dangerous Everest lake

KATHMANDU - A giant glacial lake near Mount Everest, that threatened thousands of lives if it was to flood, has been drained to a...

India’s growing anger against demonetization

NEW DELHI - The announcement by Indian government to stop Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes as a legal tender from November 8, in an...

India divided on the abolition of triple talaq

NEW DELHI - The government of India opposed the practice of triple talaq in the Supreme Court on October 7 saying it can’t be regarded...

SAARC Summit being put off indefinitely

ISLAMABAD - The 19th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit scheduled for November 9 and 10, 2016 in Pakistan's capital city Islamabad may...

Abdul Karim Tunda Arrested — One of India’s Most Wanted Terrorists

Suryatapa Mukherjee, Correspondent (Politics)   NEW DELHI – On Friday, August 16, Delhi police arrested Abdul Karim Tunda. He ranks at number 15 among India’s top 20...

Salman Khan stirs outrage with ‘rape’ comment

MUMBAI - "When I used to walk out of the ring, after the shoot, I used to feel like a raped women. I couldn't...

Shortage of Asian Egg Donors in the UK takes Asian Couples to India

 Dona B. Paranayil, Correspondent (Asia — South)   LONDON - Last year, a couple from London — Anoop (51) and Maya (45) found that they could...