CAA protests turn violent in Uttar Pradesh, death toll reaches 16 amid internet shutdown
The districts that are facing a complete internet shutdown are Hapur, Moradabad, Saharanpur, Muzzafarnagar, Shamli, Lucknow, Prayagraj, Unnao, Agra, Sultanpur, Mau, Bagpat, Meerut, Bulandshahr, Azamgarh, Kanpur, Pilibhit.
Former Pakistan's military dictator Musharraf handed death sentence in high treason case
This is the first time in Pakistan's history that a military chief has been declared guilty of high treason and handed the death sentence.
Exercise to create National Registrar of Citizens to identify illegal immigrants will be carried out nationwide: Indian Home Minister
Amit Shah also defended the government's actions in Kashmir, and said not a single person has died in the region.
US told to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs
Beijing lodges strong protest against approval of special administrative region-related bill by Senate.
Satellite system helps forecast dengue epidemics
D-MOSS is developing a forecasting system in which earth observation datasets are combined with weather forecasts to predict the likelihood of dengue epidemics.
Hong Kong police shoot 2 protesters; clashes erupt in business district and campuses amid citywide chaos
Hong Kong police confirmed that one officer had fired his gun and a man was shot, without specifying where this happened.
China, US agree to remove additional tariffs gradually
Both sides said further deals were ‘close’.
Six wounded as knife attack caps day of Hong Kong political chaos
Another weekend, another protest in Hong Kong with violence perpetrated by alleged triads against demonstrators.
Clashes in Hong Kong after thousands gather for banned rally; Xinhua News Agency office vandalised
The clashes between police and protesters took place after thousands of demonstrators showed up at Victoria Park for a rally in spite of a police ban.
UK Police believe all lorry victims were Vietnamese
Last week the bodies of 39 migrants were found in a refrigeration container on an industrial estate in Grays, Essex in the south of England.
Delhi schools shut till Nov 5 as pollution control body declares public health emergency
The pollution control body has also banned construction activity till November 5 and bursting of crackers during the winter season.
73 killed in Tezgam train inferno near Rahim Yar Khan: officials
The fire was caused by a cylinder blast that occurred in the morning when some passengers were preparing their breakfast.
Beijing criticises jurisdictional moves by New Delhi in boundary region
The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019, reconstitutes the state of Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories, one to be called Jammu and Kashmir, and the other Ladakh, where the western sector of the China-India boundary is located.
Jammu and Kashmir to be formally split into two Union Territories today
The state has been split into two union territories (UTs), Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
Asia vulnerable to rising sea levels
According to new research, much of Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City are projected to be below high-tide by 2050.