LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Indian police say they may consider sedition charges against dozens of Kashmiri students who cheered for the Pakistani cricket team during a match against India. Police officer N.K.S. Chauhan said Thursday that authorities were trying to track down the 66 university students for questioning. The students
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two dozen asylum seekers stranded in Indonesia say Australian authorities blew up the boat that carried them toward Australia’s Christmas Island then sent them back in a lifeboat, Indonesian officials said Tuesday.
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A bomb attack killed at least 11 police officers and wounded 42 others in Pakistan’s southern city of Karachi on Thursday, police said. A van exploded after hitting a bus the officers boarded moments after it had left a training school in what appeared to be
Reporters Without Borders’ (RSF) 2014 Press Freedom Index paints a grim picture of media freedom in Asia, with just one country in the region making it inside the top 50 in this year’s table, and only just.
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen threw grenades at a Sufi Islamic religious gathering Sunday in the port city of Karachi and then opened fire on the people assembled to offer prayers, killing eight, officials said.
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