Asia News

Last updated: Friday, October 24, 2014 10:22:24 AM

Malaysia to have school for pregnant teenagers
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 1 (IANS) A school exclusively for pregnant teenagers will be opened this month in Malaysia's Malacca state, an official said.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:59:10 PM

5,000-year-old village ruins found in China
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) Archaeologists in China have found the ruins of two 5,000-year-old villages in Mongolia.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:56:36 PM

Pakistani jets kill 10 civilians, dozens of militants
Islamabad, Sep 1 (DPA) At least 10 civilians were among 40 people killed when jet fighters and gunship helicopters targeted rebel hideouts in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border, security officials said Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:54:24 PM

Shehnai on the verge of extinction in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Sep 1 (IANS) Shehnai, a wind instrument, is on the verge of extinction in Bangladesh, laments a music exponent.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:20:21 PM

Hindus in Bangladesh celebrate Janmashtami
Dhaka, Sep 1 (IANS) Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna, is being celebrated Wednesday across Muslim-majority Bangladesh.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:12:14 PM

Mahabharat gets a new look from Nepal
Kathmandu, Sep 1 (IANS) After a novel based on the story of Karna, the tragic prince in the Mahabharata abandoned at birth, and a play from the perspective of Gandhari, the queen mother who lived life blindfolded after her marriage to a sightless prince, Nepal is now set to woo London with yet another interpretation of the timeless epic of love, treachery and war.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:08:04 PM

Now China launches 'super online banking'
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) China's central bank has started a 'super online banking system' that would allow customers to access any number of accounts through a single website.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 11:07:47 AM

Indonesia threatens to ban BlackBerry over porn content
Jakarta, Sep 1 (IANS) Indonesia has threatened to close BlackBerry service in the country if it refuses to block pornographic content.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 7:03:12 AM

Four Israelis killed in West Bank attack
Gaza, Sep 1 (IANS) Two days before the resumption of direct peace talks between Israel and Palestine in Washington, four Israelis were killed in an attack near the West Bank town of Hebron Tuesday and the armed wing of the Islamic Hamas movement claimed responsibility for the shooting.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 6:48:11 AM

4 Israelis killed in West Bank attack
Jerusalem, Sep 1 (IANS) Four Israelis were killed in a shooting attack near the West Bank town of Hebron Tuesday, an Israeli army spokeswoman said.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 2:05:20 AM

News Asia Articles Index


This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech


Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.