Analyst say new policy comes as Pakistan has come under increasing criticism from US officials and some international organizations over its inability to curb homegrown militancy and extremism in the county
Organized by Nobel Laureate and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, over 10 million people from across India due to take part in month-long 'Bharat Yatra' - or India March - which will end in the capital New Delhi on Oct. 16
The U.N. Security Council is set to vote on a new round of sanctions against North Korea for its illicit nuclear activities. VOA's Margaret Besheer reports the latest sanctions are in response to North Korea's recent nuclear test.
Hazaras often targets of Sunni extremists
Former U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Christopher Hill says North Korea's current leader does not seem to be interested in any talks on de-nuclearization. In an interview with VOA's Mandarin Service, the former ambassador also said the United States needs a stronger diplomatic team to tackle these issues. Zlatica Hoke reports.