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140 hospitalized in Afghanistan’s Herat for carbon monoxide poisoning: Report

At least 140 people were hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning in Herat province on Tuesday, Afghan news agency TOLOnews reported citing officials. Herat residents said...

68 killed as Nepalese passenger plane with 72 people onboard, including five Indians, crashes...

At least 68 people were killed when a Nepalese passenger plane with 72 people onboard, including five Indians, crashed into a river gorge on...

‘Changing broken lives of girls for hopeful ones’

  “SIR, can you help with food?” That’s how it began. I was in India doing development work to figure out how might I best design...

Nepal’s central bank bans citizens from investing in foreign countries

Nepal’s central bank on Friday barred Nepalese nationals from investing in foreign countries, warning that such a move would invite strict punishment. According to a...

TikTok video claiming Asians are ‘better’ photographers than Brits goes viral

  A video claiming Asians are “better” photographers than Britons has gone viral on social media with its producer Mark O’Dea saying he always preferred...

Afghan protesters call for Prince Harry’s trial after his Taliban killings revelation

  Protesters in Afghanistan have demanded a trial of Prince Harry whose claim of having killed 25 Taliban fighters nine years ago has triggered a...

Subrang Arts helps Gujaratis in UK stay rooted to their culture

  MEMORY, belonging, culture, faith and identity are issues all individuals grapple with in life as they navigate through its various vicissitudes. These issues are not...

Taliban: Women banned from gyms in Afghanistan

  The Taliban is banning women from using gyms in Afghanistan, an official said on Thursday, the religious group’s latest edict cracking down on women’s...

Iran’s security force arrest woman for eating at restaurant without hijab

  The Iranian security forces arrest a woman for eating at a restaurant in public without her hijab, according to her family. Donya Rad was arrested...

Six reported killed as Iran protests spread over woman’s death

  Protests have spread across Iran over the death of Mahsa Amini after the young woman was arrested by the morality police, as a rights...