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Bangladeshi police present British citizen Samiun Rahman (centre) on Monday (September 29th) to the media. Rahman is suspected of entering Bangladesh to recruit militants for jihadist groups abroad. [AFP]
Neighbours agree to re-start dormant hydropower projects.
2014-09-30 Doctors are performing low-cost operations to remove cataracts that, if left untreated, can cause blindness.
2014-09-26 Valiant rescues prevented greater loss of life in Kashmir's catastrophic floods.
2014-09-25 Nation's Muslims denounce terror organisation's aims and methods, and say they won't let external forces exploit them, despite bouts of communal unrest on the island.
2014-09-24 The prime minister is backing up his campaign rhetoric that the Maoists need to be stopped for India to move forward.
2014-09-23 All eight South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) member states pledge joint effort to neutralise the threat at joint meetings.
2014-09-20 Drass now thrives as a tourist destination.
A call by al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri for Muslims in India, Bangladesh and Burma to rise up is falling flat.
Despite the cost, parents want to see their children escape poverty by staying in school.