Articles By Vasudevan Sridharan
Prime minister, in Colombo to take part in Commonwealth summit, speaks of ‘chilling and appalling’ war crimes against Tamils.
War-torn Afghanistan estimated to harvest 5,500 tonnes of opium in 2013.
Eight people crushed to death when wall collapsed after thousands of Haiyan survivors stormed Leyte rice warehouse.
Mass burials taking place across worst-affected Leyte province while locals complain government is acting too slowly.
Indian PM Manmohan Singh will not attend upcoming Commonwealth Summit in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
BoE, Treasury and Financial Conduct Authority to monitor exercise led by Credit Suisse.
US and UK are sending warships to help deal with rescue operations while the Philippine authorities are struggling to manage devastation caused by super-typhoon Yolanda.
People 'face firing squad' for watching South Korean shows and possessing Bibles.
Philippines government imposes curfew on Leyte's capital Tacloban and deploys hundreds of troops to contain widespread looting.
Israel seeking tougher western stand on Iran’s nuclear programme.