South & Central Asia

News, features, and special reports from South and Central Asia. Covers countries and territories in the Indian sub-continent; Afghanistan; and the countries of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.


South & Central Asia

At least two people injured in attack near ex-Afghan prime minister’s office

At least two people injured in attack near ex-Afghan prime minister’s office
South & Central Asia

Pakistan foreign minister meets Afghan Taliban amid border concerns

Pakistan foreign minister meets Afghan Taliban amid border concerns

South & Central Asia

Taliban’s treatment of women may be crime against humanity – UN experts

Taliban’s treatment of women may be crime against humanity – UN experts
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Voting begins in Nepal amid looming economic, political stability concerns

Voting begins in Nepal amid looming economic, political stability concerns

South & Central Asia

6 dead after powerful earthquake hits Nepal, rattles New Delhi

6 dead after powerful earthquake hits Nepal, rattles New Delhi
South & Central Asia

Flood-hit Pakistan seeks loss and damage ‘compensation’ at COP27

Flood-hit Pakistan seeks loss and damage ‘compensation’ at COP27

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Ex-Pakistani PM Khan supporters hold nationwide protests, demand political change

Ex-Pakistani PM Khan supporters hold nationwide protests, demand political change
South & Central Asia

Ousted Pakistan PM Imran Khan shot in shin in ‘clear assassination’ attempt

Ousted Pakistan PM Imran Khan shot in shin in ‘clear assassination’ attempt

South & Central Asia

Death toll rises to 135 in Indian bridge collapse as rescue operations continue

Death toll rises to 135 in Indian bridge collapse as rescue operations continue
South & Central Asia

Death toll from India bridge collapse rises to 132, search on for missing

Death toll from India bridge collapse rises to 132, search on for missing