US Says Strike Killed al-Qaida Figure in Afghanistan

US Says Strike Killed al-Qaida Figure in Afghanistan..

Sophia Bell 26-Mar, 13:00 26 VOA

Paktika region of Afghanistan The Pentagon said Saturday that a U.S. air strike in Afghanistan this week killed an al-Qaida militant who...


Hong Kong’s New Chief Exec Pledges to Unite a Divided Society

Hong Kong’s New Chief Exec Pledges to Unite a Divided Society..

Cole Becker 26-Mar, 13:00 21 VOA

Carrie Lam waves after she won the election for Hong Kong's next Chief Executive as Woo Kwok-hing stands next to her in Hong Kong, March...


Blasts Kill 6 As Troops Battle Militants in Bangladesh

Blasts Kill 6 As Troops Battle Militants in Bangladesh..

Lily Evans 26-Mar, 13:00 22 VOA

Bangladeshi policemen watch as paramilitary soldiers try to flush out Islamist radicals in the city of Sylhet, March 26, 2017. NEW DELHI,...


Coming home

Coming home..

David Brooks 26-Mar, 07:16 10 BBC

When she was only five years old, Isabelina Pinto was taken from her family by an Indonesian soldier. She was one of thousands of children...


Aid worker cleared over Orissa boy's death

Aid worker cleared over Orissa boy's death..

Ella Flores 26-Mar, 07:16 18 BBC

A British-Iranian aid worker accused of causing the death of a young Indian boy has been acquitted on appeal. Narges Kalbasi Ashtari was...


Hong Kong election: Beijing-backed Lam vows to heal divide

Hong Kong election: Beijing-backed Lam vows to heal divide..

Lily Evans 26-Mar, 07:16 10 BBC

Mrs Lam's main rival, former finance chief John Tsang, was the public's favourite, according to opinion polls. The third candidate, and...


Tiny ‘Election Committee’ Begins Vote for Hong Kong Leader

Tiny ‘Election Committee’ Begins Vote for Hong Kong Leader..

Ella Flores 26-Mar, 06:14 26 VOA

Pro-democracy protesters carry a sign reading "I want genuine universal suffrage" during a demonstration in Hong Kong, March 25, 2017. Hong...


Twin Bombings in Bangladesh Leave 6 Dead, Scores Wounded

Twin Bombings in Bangladesh Leave 6 Dead, Scores Wounded..

Antonio Roberts 26-Mar, 06:14 28 VOA

A wounded man is taken to a hospital by local people after a bomb blast in Sylhet, Bangladesh, March 25, 2017. At least six people,...


Hong Kong Electors Choose Carrie Lam to Lead City

Hong Kong Electors Choose Carrie Lam to Lead City..

Diego Ross 26-Mar, 06:14 34 VOA

Former Hong Kong Chief Secretary Carrie Lam declares her victory in the chief executive election in Hong Kong, March 26, 2017. A Hong Kong...


Hindu-Muslim Violence Leaves 1 dead, 14 Hurt in Modi’s Home State

Hindu-Muslim Violence Leaves 1 dead, 14 Hurt in Modi’s Home State..

Gavin Perry 26-Mar, 06:14 11 VOA

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses his supporters in New Delhi, India, March 12, 2017. In his home state Hindu-Muslim violence...


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