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

Pakistan rescues 2,000 from floods as UN warns on child deaths

Pakistan rescues 2,000 from floods as UN warns on child deaths

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Pakistan floods cost at least $10 billion, planning minister says

Pakistan floods cost at least $10 billion, planning minister says

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Pakistan’s Balochistan province communication links snapped by floods

Pakistan’s Balochistan province communication links snapped by floods
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Pakistan appeals for international assistance after floods

Pakistan appeals for international assistance after floods

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Pakistan floods have affected over 30 million people – climate change minister

Pakistan floods have affected over 30 million people – climate change minister
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Floods, landslides kill dozens as monsoon rains lash northern, eastern India

Floods, landslides kill dozens as monsoon rains lash northern, eastern India

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Taliban leader says foreign engagement will be in line with sharia

Taliban leader says foreign engagement will be in line with sharia
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Death toll from blast at Kabul mosque reaches 21

Death toll from blast at Kabul mosque reaches 21

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‘Line through our hearts’: A Kashmir village, 75 years after partition

‘Line through our hearts’: A Kashmir village, 75 years after partition
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Sri Lanka’s ousted president seeking entry to Thailand after weeks in Singapore

Sri Lanka’s ousted president seeking entry to Thailand after weeks in Singapore