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India: Rohingya Muslims have 'terror' ties

In court case on expelling 40,000 Rohingya, home ministry cites secret evidence showing links to armed groups.

Demonstrators in New Delhi

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Two Rohingya children, woman killed in aid stampede

Aid agencies report deaths and say in separate incident local Bangladeshis arrested for charging for food and land.

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Narendra Modi inaugurates Sardar Sarovar Dam

Prime minister inaugurates India's biggest dam on his 67th birthday, ignoring warnings from environmental groups.

Sardar Sarovar Dam

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Roadside bomb kills tribal officials in Pakistan

At least seven people have been killed in an explosion in the tribal area of Bajaur agency in northwest of the country.

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Bangladesh restricts movement of Rohingya refugees

Police issue order prohibiting more than 400,000 Rohingya refugees from leaving areas designated by the government.

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Voting concludes in key Pakistan by-election

Former Pakistani prime minister's wife Kulsoom running for office of vacated seat in poll seen as political barometer.

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Pakistan's Sharif faces key by-poll after dismissal

Ousted Prime Minister's wife Kulsoom running for office of vacated seat in poll seen as political barometer.

Kulsoom Nawaz

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UN: Rohingya exodus to Bangladesh exceeds 400,000

Bangladeshi leader seeks global help as Rohingya Muslims continue to flee Myanmar, overwhelming Bangladesh.

Rohingya exodus

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Pakistan sentences Christian man to death for blasphemy

Nadeem James was arrested in 2016 after he allegedly sent a poem ridiculing Prophet Mohammad to his friend on WhatsApp.

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Syria talks in Astana aim for lasting ceasefires

Representatives of government and opposition meet again in Kazakh capital with focus primarily on de-escalation zones.

Kazakhstan

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Bangladesh PM urges Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees

Sheikh Hasina offers temporary shelter to Muslim-minority group but calls on Myanmar government to create safe zones.

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