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Vladimir Putin calls for compromise in Ukraine

He said such a compromise must guarantee the rights of Russian-speaking residents of eastern Ukraine, who must feel like they are “an in…

Indian envoys from neigbouring countries to meet on Monday

The meeting of the envoys aims to chart out concrete follow-up plans with each South Asian neighbour within specified timelines.…

Philippine militants kill 7 troops in clash

Government forces assaulted a group of fighters from the Abu Sayyaf group, sparking a gunbattle.…

Philippines asks Singapore to probe racist blog

A small but vocal group of radical Singaporeans has been fanning online discontent with what they claim are lax immigration policies.…

Taleban attack NATO supplies near Pakistan border

Militants on both sides of the border have for years been attacking supplies bound for NATO-led forces in Afghanistan.…

Singer Muskan shot dead in Pakistan: Officials

The 38-year-old singer died in hospital after she was shot by four gunmen who barged into her house.…

China jails corruption activists: Lawyer

Party leaders have also vowed to root out rampant official corruption, but fear that organised popular movements could challenge their contr…

Philippines seeks fast ruling on China sea dispute

A formal request will be filed seeking a resolution on the case within the year or early 2015, foreign department spokesman Charles Jose said.…

Pakistan’s MQM backs Qadri with day of mourning

After the killing of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) supporters in Lahore, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has called for a country-wide day o…

Honey Singh gig not allowed in Ahmedabad

The Ahmedabad police have denied permission to organisers of a concert by controversial rapper Honey Singh, forcing them to cancel the gig on a …