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Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

U.S. commits $56 million in humanitarian aid to Pakistan, promising more

WASHINGTON DC, USA - As floods devastate the South Asian country, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Pakistan to ...

Shortage of materials, inflation slow Japanese factory output

TOKYO, Japan: As Japanese firms are coping with a global economic slowdown and high energy and raw material costs exacerbated ...

Australia weighs US offer to build nuclear submarines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration and the Australian government are in discussions regarding the U.S. building the island nation's first ...

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

Myanmar: Over 2,300 killed, thousands, including 295 children, arrested since coup

YANGON, Myanmar - According to Tom Andrews, the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Myanmar, conditions for Myanmar's 54 ...

Antonio Guterres agrees to hold donors' conference to help Pakistan: Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has stated that Pakistan may need to import over a million tonnes of ...

Bangladesh: Female rivals at Women College clash, injuring at least 12

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Conflicts between supporters of Eden College's Chhatra League unit president Tamanna Jasmine Riva and a group of ...

Indian coach says momentum key as India begin AFC U-17 Asian Cup qualifying campaign

Al Khobar [Saudi Arabia], October 1 (ANI): Following the team's successful campaign over the last month, India U-17 National Team ...

Oman, Bahrain reach semifinals of ICC U19 Men's Cricket World Cup Division-2 Asia Qualifier

Muscat [Oman], October 1 (ANI): Oman and Bahrain recorded their second successive victories on Saturday to assure themselves of a ...

Hopeful and determined, India look to fulfil targets in AFC U-17 Asian Cup Qualifiers

Al Khobar [Saudi Arabia], October 1 (ANI): These are hopeful days for the India U-17 National Team, as they close ...

Honda's Marquez battles through Q1 for third row

Buriram [Thailand], October 1 (ANI): A slide in the last corner is all that separated Marc Marquez from the first ...

"Runouts cost us the match," admits SL skipper Athapaththu after team's debacle against India

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 1 (ANI): Following the team's 41-run defeat against India in the ongoing Women's Asia Cup, Sri Lanka ...

Women's Asia Cup: Harmanpreet Kaur praises all-round team India after win over Sri Lanka

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 1 (ANI): After registering a 41-run win over Sri Lanka in the ongoing Asia Cup, India skipper ...

He bowled a fantastic last over against SA: India head coach Rahul Dravid backs pacer Harshal Patel

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 1 (ANI): India head coach Rahul Dravid on Saturday backed the out-of-form fast bowler Harshal Patel ...

Women's Asia Cup: Rodrigues, Hemalatha guide India to 41-run win over SL

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 1 (ANI): Jemimah Rodrigues' 76-run knock and bowlers helped India women's cricket team defeat Sri Lanka by ...

We need tourists back to revive Sri Lanka: Sanath Jayasuriya urges Indians to visit Sri Lanka

Colombo [Sri Lanka], October 1 (ANI): Sri Lanka great Sanath Jayasuriya has urged all the Indians to visit Sri Lanka ...

Looking for 2-3 big fights, will finish my career after that: Indian professional boxer Neeraj Goyat

Yamuna Nagar (Haryana) [India], October 1 (ANI): Indian professional boxer Neeraj Goyat has announced that he will retire from professional ...

China Sports Weekly (9.25-10.1)

BEIJING, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- Here are the latest Chinese sports headlines over the past week:1. China claimed silver at ...

Jaishankar focused on UN reforms, misuse of terrorist listings during US visit: Think tank

Amsterdam [Netherlands], October 1 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar this week completed his 11-day US visit, during which ...

'Tokyo Game Show 2022' showcases virtual reality games

Tokyo [Japan], October 1 (ANI): Japan's famous "Tokyo Game Show 2022" was organised after a span of three years due ...

Women's Asia Cup 2022: Jemimah's fluent half-century helps India reach modest 150/6 against Sri Lanka in campaign opener

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 1 (ANI): Top knock from batter Jemimah Rodrigues helped India brave a brilliant spell by medium-pacer Oshadi ...

Delhi Golf Club League: Achal Nath, Netra Suri shine on day-2

New Delhi [India], October 1 (ANI): Veteran golfer Achal Nath and promising junior golfer Netra Suri, both made 'Hole-In-Ones' on ...

US-led global containment of China hastening process of its isolation

Beijing [China], October 1 (ANI): Containment of China has become a priority for liberal democracies throughout the world because of ...

Confidence replaces hope for Sri Lanka as they head to Australia for T20 WC after Asia Cup win

Colombo [Sri Lanka], October 1 (ANI): In a massive change of fortunes, confidence has replaced hopes for Sri Lanka as ...

Women's Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka wins toss, opts to field first against India

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 1 (ANI): Sri Lankan skipper Chamari Athapaththu won the toss and opted to field against India in ...

Murli Gavit aims to end Gujarat's National Games medal drought in athletics

Ahmedabad (Gujarat)[India], October 1 (ANI): It is just as well that Murli Kumar Gavit's focus makes him oblivious to the ...

Russia Tightening Screws on War Coverage

washington - The Kremlin is "tightening the screws" on how media inside Russia can report on its war in Ukraine, ...

China's rise cause of concern for neighbours, developing countries

Beijing [China], October 1 (ANI): China has been on a war path of elevating its status from a regional developing ...

Asia Album: Bumper harvest of sugarcanes in India's Assam

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Asia Album: Harvest indigenous ginseng in S. Korea's Yeongju

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Nepali hospital benefits from China-funded waste treatment center

© Provided by Xinhua The health care waste management center of Narayani Hospital in Nepal's southern city of Birgunj is ...

Japanese people fascinated with China's giant pandas for half a century

© Provided by Xinhua TOKYO, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the normalization of ...

Assam CM attends valedictory ceremony of South Asia Regional Junior Badminton Championship

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 1 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday attended the valedictory ceremony of the ...

Indonesian Police Kill Militant Suspected in Farmers' Deaths

PALU, Indonesia - Indonesia's elite counterterrorism police have killed a militant who was believed responsible for the killings of Christian ...

Women's Rights Group Calls on FIFA to Kick Iran Out of World Cup

HONG KONG - Rights group Open Stadiums has called on FIFA to throw Iran out of the World Cup finals ...

Assam CM attends closing ceremony of South Asia Regional Junior Badminton Championship

Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 30 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Himanata Biswa Sarma on Friday attended the closing ceremony of the ...

Nord Stream leaks: where will Europe get its gas from now?

Accusations continue to fly about the cause of major leaks from the two Nord Stream pipelines transporting gas through the ...

Uzbekistan Says It Won't Deport Russians Fleeing Conscription

Uzbekistan has no plans to deport Russians who are fleeing en masse to Central Asia to evade conscription amid Moscow's ...

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Abortion regardless of marital status legalized by India's top court

NEW DELHI, India: In a decision widely hailed by women's rights activists, India's top court upheld the right of a ...

Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

U.S. commits $56 million in humanitarian aid to Pakistan, promising more

WASHINGTON DC, USA - As floods devastate the South Asian country, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Pakistan to ...

Shortage of materials, inflation slow Japanese factory output

TOKYO, Japan: As Japanese firms are coping with a global economic slowdown and high energy and raw material costs exacerbated ...

Australia weighs US offer to build nuclear submarines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration and the Australian government are in discussions regarding the U.S. building the island nation's first ...

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