South & Central Asia

Samson D'Souza, face covered with a helmet arrives at the Goa State Children's Court in Panaji, India, Monday, April 5, 2010. D'Souza, is facing charges of culpable homicide, sexual assault and destroying evidence in the 2008 death of a British…
An Indian court has sentenced a man to 10 years in prison for the death of a British teenager whose body was found on a Goa beach in 2008
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July 19, 2019
Rohingya refugees shout slogan during a protest against the repatriation process at Unchiprang refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, in Bangladesh, Nov. 15, 2018.
Bangladesh foreign minister calls on US, allies to make Myanmar take back displaced group
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July 19, 2019
 Afghan security forces stand guard near the site of an explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2019. A powerful bomb exploded outside the gates of Kabul University in the Afghan capital Friday, according to police and health officials.
The explosion happened when a number of students were waiting near the campus gate to attend an exam
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July 19, 2019
An Afghan police officer keeps watch near the site of a suicide car bomb blast in Kandahar, Afghanistan, July 18, 2019.
The ongoing attack killed and wounded dozens of people
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July 18, 2019
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, center, speaks to reporters  following a supreme court decision in Islamabad, Pakistan,  March 26, 2019.
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is the latest in a series of high-profile opposition politicians targeted under the government of Prime Minister Imran Khan 
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July 18, 2019
Pakistani journalists denounce censorship, holding a banner that reads: "stop sacking journalists," in Peshawar, Pakistan, July 16, 2019.
Days before Imran Khan is due to meet with President Trump, his party has launched another attack on the press, linking critical coverage to potential ‘treason’
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July 18, 2019