In its third election as a full-fledged democracy, Bhutanese came out in large numbers to oust the ruling People’s Democratic Party run by Harvard-educated Tshering Tobgay.
Pakistani writer Anam Zakaria travels through Pakistan-administered Kashmir to hear its people – their sufferings, hopes and aspirations.
After being postponed twice this year, the inaugural ‘2+2’ meeting also marks the 10th anniversary of the landmark India-US civil nuclear deal.
India still takes pride in being seen as the world’s largest secular democracy, but its secular fabric is bursting at the seams trying to balance the diktats of the state, society and religion.
Myanmar shares an almost 1,600-km border with four northeast Indian states and a majority of residents in this region have relatives living on the other side of the frontier.
Third generation Indians and Pakistanis are doing their bit to not let the India-Pakistan rhetoric affect them, the rhetoric that peaks every year on August 15 – when India was partitioned to create Pakistan.
The going may not be easy for Pakistan’s Prime Minister-designate Imran Khan – seen as the army’s “puppet” – and with questions over the fairness and transparency of the polling process.
Indonesia is seen as a rising star in Asia’s book publishing industry even as Cambodia, Laos, Brunei and Myanmar are yet to make a mark.
Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf has a clear edge over jailed former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz.
The search for MH370 was suspended in June this year and it is likely to remain the world’s greatest aviation mystery.
The appeals challenging the conviction of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam were filed in court on July 16.
India’s LGBT community was outraged when a landmark ruling decriminalising homosexual acts was reversed in 2013 – the constitutional validity of this colonial-era law is being re-examined.
Reliance Industries’ Mukesh Ambani is ready to take on global e-commerce giants Amazon and Walmart by launching his own.
A survey prompted by the global #MeToo movement found India to be most dangerous country in world for women, along with neighbouring Pakistan.
Three Asian cities – Mumbai, New Delhi and Hanoi – figure among the top five cities of the world that work the hardest.
The informal summit was held at the Black Sea resort of Sochi less than a month after Modi’s meeting with Xi in Wuhan.
On his recent visit to Nepal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi put to good use religion and culture to firm India’s ties with the Himalayan nation.
Flipkart was launched in 2007 in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru by Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, both former Amazon employees.
Hindu nationalists want Mohammed Ali Jinnah’s portrait taken off wall of prestigious Muslim campus.
Top corporate bags multimillion contract to ‘adopt’ historic Red Fort; India’s iconic Taj Mahal up for ‘adoption’ next.
The two Asian giants will work on improving bilateral ties at the two-day meet in Wuhan which hit a low following last year’s border stand-off.
Theresa May’s government rolled out the red carpet for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is set to invest in post-Brexit UK.
Minor shepherd girl gangraped, killed to instil fear in nomadic tribe; 18-year-old raped by ruling Bharatiya Janata Party legislator.
China contends that Doklam, a stretch of land between India, Bhutan and China, is Chinese territory and that its activities there are within its sovereign rights.
India announced the death of 39 of its nationals in Iraq, presumed to be killed by Islamic State militants.
Positioning himself as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s principal challenger is newly appointed Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi.
India-China trade reached a historic high despite bilateral tensions over a number of issues including the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and the Doklam standoff.
Tension has been brewing between the majority Sinhalese Buddhists and minority Muslims in Sri Lanka over the past year.
Officials says a stabbing attack on Muhammad Zafar Iqbal, an outspoken opponent of militancy and communalism, may be the work of Islamist militants.
India will be the global host of the World Environment Day on June 5 with Beat Plastic Pollution as the theme.
The 72-year-old Khaleda Zia is the first former prime minister of Bangladesh and the second head of government after former President Gen HM Ershad to be convicted and sentenced.
With an eye on the 2018 general elections, India unveiled Modicare – the world’s biggest healthcare scheme.
The Indian government tells Supreme Court that Rohingya issue is not a matter for the apex court to intervene in.
With China’s growing influence in the region, India and the Asean nations decided to step up maritime and counter-terror cooperation and bolster connectivity plans during a two-day commemorative summit in New Delhi on January 25.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative is a unique opportunity to connect continents through infrastructure, cultural and technological exchange.