An internationally acclaimed expert on genocide has grimly warned that Muslims in the Indian state of Assam and occupied Kashmir are just one step away from extermination, as he drew parallels between Narendra Modi’s government and Germany under the Nazis.
The Chilean official leading UN climate negotiations has appealed to delegates to show flexibility, as they struggle to reach agreement on crucial measures needed to tackle climate change.
UN climate talks appear to be in trouble as they head into extra time.
Three people, including a police official, were killed when a bomb exploded in southern Nepal early Saturday.
Police in Pakistan have raided the home of Prime Minister Imran Khan's nephew for taking part in a violent protest at a hospital in which three patients died.
Tension prevailed in West Bengal, a day after protesters against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) blocked roads and vandalised railway stations.
A portion of a railway station complex was set on fire in West Bengal as protesters continued to block road and disrupt rail services in different parts of the state over the amended Citizenship Act, which has seen violent protests in the Northeast, particularly Assam where two people were killed in police firing after thousands descended on the streets in defiance of a curfew.
The Conservatives have won an overall majority in the general election, passing the 326-seat threshold with constituencies still to declare.
Tulip Siddiq, the granddaughter of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, has been elected in the parliamentary polls in UK.
The United States has urged India to protect the rights of religious minorities in the country in keeping with the constitution and democratic values as it continues to monitor the developments in various Indian states related to the contentious Citizenship Act.
Mobile internet and SMS services were blocked across Meghalaya for two days, and an indefinite curfew imposed in parts of capital city Shillong after unrest flared in the state on Thursday over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill or CAB.
Boris Johnson is set to win a majority of 86 with Labour losing 71 seats, the general election exit poll suggests.
Five people were killed and many others injured in police firing and violence in Assam's Guwahati amid a raging agitation against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.
The Gambia hit out Thursday at Aung San Suu Kyi’s “silence” over the plight of Rohingya Muslims after the Nobel peace laureate defended Myanmar against genocide charges at the UN’s top court.
At least 71 Nigerien soldiers have been killed in an attack on a military camp in the west of the country, according to the defence ministry.
Vice President (VP) of Dhaka University Central Student Union (Ducsu) Nurul Haque Nur said that he will not resign from his post.
Twinkle Khanna is known to share her unabashed opinions on different subjects. Whether it is politics, a film or the skyrocketing prices of onions, the actress often states her mind on social media.