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Sri Lankan journalists hold a candlelight vigil in Colombo on Tuesday (November 25th) to press for an end to impunity for crimes against fellow journalists. More than a dozen killings of journalists and media workers remain unsolved. [Ishara S. Kodikara/AFP]
Separate operations yield arrests and weapons of alleged Lashkar-e-Taiba operatives; three suspected militants killed.
2014-11-27 Kailash Satyarthi battles legal and cultural obstacles to eliminate the practice.
2014-11-27 Youths forced to study extremist group's ideology, distortion of Islam.
2014-11-26 Circus Kathmandu helps young people who were previously exploited, rebuild their lives.
2014-11-25 Security measures heightened ahead of Assembly polls after Maoists call election boycott and threaten a major offensive.
2014-11-22 More than 50,000 armed forces are engaged in pre-poll duties and prepared to deal with any scenario.
2014-11-22 Nepalese hosts also will offer a retreat so member-states can hold bilateral meetings on the summit's side-lines.
Bangladesh says it has not seen proof that a Bangladeshi militant outfit was operating in West Bengal.
Despite the cost, parents want to see their children escape poverty by staying in school.