Nepal’s stolen ancient artifact set to return after 40 years

The months-long joint investigation, involving several agencies of the United States and Nepal, led to the return of Nepal’s rare artifact, Patan’s status of Vasudeva Kamalaja, to Nepali authorities

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Nepal rights activist Muskan Khatun wins 2021 International Women of Courage Award

Muskan Khatun, an acid attack survivor, will be awarded the prestigious International Women of Courage (IWOC) Award for her work to end acid attacks

Sri Lankan lawyer Ranitha Gnanarajah named recipient of 2021 International Women of Courage Award

Sri Lankan Human Rights Activist and Attorney-At-Law Ranitha Gnanarajah is among the recipients of this year’s International Women of Courage (IWOC) award presented by the United States Secretary of State

Pakistani girl stitches portraits in never-before-tried art

Hailing from a small town in Malakand, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan, Almas Khanam Jan has come to the limelight for her stitched portraits on flour strainers - an art that has never been tried before

Netflix continues to invest in the Indian market

The insatiable appetite for films in India has spurred Netflix to continue to invest in content for its streaming platform here

Smiling women from across India

In what merges together her passion for art and travel, portraits of various smiling Indian women by Delhi-based artist and art curator Priyanka Banerjee -- created over ten years -- bring out the resilience and spirit of women of the country

Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh’s debut movie in Tamil film with Sri Lankan actress

Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh is making his debut movie with Sri Lankan actress and television presenter Losliya Mariyanesan. The spin bowler recently shared the teaser of his debut film Friendship, revealing the casting of Losliya, who is from Kilinochchi in Sri Lanka, according to the Newswire

PSL delayed with immediate effect after COVID-19 cases

The Pakistan Cricket Board announced on Thursday that the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 6 has been delayed "with immediate effect" after seven people participating in the tournament-tested positive for COVID-19

Humour flows unhindered across the India-Pakistan Line of Control

Digital age and Internet has helped in exchange of humour and creativity across the tense man-made borders of India and Pakistan

Much more needs to be written on Kashmir: Author-playwright Ashish Kaul

He always thought of his best-selling book 'Refugee Camp' as a celluloid spectacle, a story of Kashmir's living tragedy, but aware of the cinematic challenges, author Ashish Kaul first wanted to establish the validity and acceptance of the story

Pakistani bride flees wedding party to stop forced marriage, reports to police

A bride, who claimed she was already married and had a son, but was sold by her greedy paternal uncle for  700,000 rupees, slipped away from the wedding party and managed to report the matter to the police in Tangwani town of Kandhkot-Kashmore district in Sindh province of Pakistan

Restoration of Nepal’s Seto Machhindranath Temple begins with Indian grant

The reconstruction and conservation work on Nepal’s famous 10th century-old  Seto Machhindranath Temple began on Sunday with Indian grants

Art for a cause: Panting exhibition to support cancer patients in Nepal

An exhibition is being showcased at the Nepal Art Council in Kathmandu to support cancer patients

Karachi has the best food in South Asia: Bollywood actor Pooja Bhatt

Bollywood actor and producer Pooja Bhatt has rated Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, as having the best food in South Asia

Pakistani politician Maulana Salahuddin Ayubi marries 14-year-old girl

A Pakistani politician, who is believed to be aged in his mid-fifties, has married a 14-year-old Chitrali girl, triggering a row, media reports said

'World's largest' cricket stadium named after Indian PM Narendra Modi

The Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera near Ahmedabad, which has been dubbed the " world's largest cricket stadium" with a capacity of 110,000 people, was Wednesday renamed as the Narendra Modi Stadium



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