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  1. At least 81 people have died in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh faces further flood crisis in monsoon-hit South Asia

    Deadly flooding will persist in Bangladesh for the next 10 days, officials warned Tuesday, as South Asia battles torrential monsoon rains which ...
  2. People gather near the bridge that is damaged due to the flood at Raghu Ganga River in Myagdi

    Floods in India, Nepal displace nearly 4 million people, at least 189 dead

    Nearly four million people in India's northeastern state of Assam and neighbouring Nepal have been displaced by heavy flooding from monsoon rains, ...
  3. South Asia floods

    Torrential rains unleash havoc in South Asia

    Torrential monsoon rains swept across South Asia on Thursday, having killed more than 100 people in recent days and almost entirely flooding a ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: File picture of a pedestrian walking past the Hindustan Unilever Limited headquarters

    Unilever, rivals mull changes against skin-lightening products

    Unilever is considering marketing changes to its dominant line of skin lightening creams, according to a company source in South Asia, even as ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Ryan, Executive Director of the WHO, attends a news conference at the United Nations in

    COVID-19 epidemics in India, South Asia growing but not exploding: WHO

    The number of COVID-19 cases in India has been doubling every three weeks but the epidemic is not growing exponentially in the country and South ...
  6. The spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kathmandu

    South Asia COVID-19 cases top 37,000; headache for governments eyeing lockdown end

    South Asia's coronavirus infections have crossed 37,000, with more than half in India, official data showed on Thursday, complicating the task of ...
  7. Outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kolkata

    Indian officials warn of lockdown extensions as COVID-19 cases in South Asia near 6,000

    The number of confirmed new coronavirus cases in South Asia neared 6,000 on Saturday, even as authorities in some cities tightened restrictions on ...
  8. Fareeda, wife of Shameem Ahmad Ganai, cries as she remembers him inside her house in Pulwama

    Families of Kashmir detainees in dark about where or why they are locked up

    Eleven days after Indian authorities began detaining hundreds of local leaders and activists in Kashmir, fearing violence after the region's ...