- Behind jet's passenger list is rich human tapestry Updated: Mar-09-14 9:47 am
- Stigma hinders efforts to combat leprosy in India Updated: Mar-09-14 6:47 am
- Indian flight catches fire in Nepal; no casualties Updated: Mar-08-14 7:55 am
- 2 dozen children die in drought-hit south Pakistan Updated: Mar-08-14 3:46 am
- Company confirms feds investigate visa use Updated: Mar-07-14 3:29 pm
- World markets mixed after US jobs report Updated: Mar-07-14 12:13 pm
- Gas leak on Indian destroyer kills navy officer Updated: Mar-07-14 10:27 am
- AP PHOTOS: Women brick-makers in debt in Pakistan Updated: Mar-07-14 3:06 am
- 66 students expelled for cheering Pakistan cricket Updated: Mar-06-14 10:21 pm
- Ohio museum: Sculpture may be idol stolen in India Updated: Mar-06-14 9:44 am
- Pakistani woman on a mission to educate children Updated: Mar-06-14 5:05 am
- India announces general elections to start April 7 Updated: Mar-05-14 12:13 pm
- Anthony named AP's Asia-Pacific news director Updated: Mar-05-14 11:56 am
- Pakistan resumes Taliban talks as 6 soldiers die Updated: Mar-05-14 8:21 am
- Sri Lankan rights groups seek war crimes probe Updated: Mar-04-14 12:40 pm
- Ink thrown at Indian tycoon accused of fraud Updated: Mar-04-14 10:21 am
- Nepal says litterbugs no longer welcome on Everest Updated: Mar-04-14 7:00 am
- Deportee killed in Saudi detention center riot Updated: Mar-03-14 6:22 am
- Nepal on alert to stop Tibetan protest Updated: Mar-03-14 1:58 am
- Coal crunch gives impetus to India's solar switch Updated: Feb-28-14 11:07 am
- AP PHOTOS: Portraits from a long march in Pakistan Updated: Feb-28-14 10:58 am
- India's anemic growth slows to 4.7 percent Updated: Feb-28-14 8:59 am
- Top Indian businessman surrenders in fraud case Updated: Feb-28-14 8:10 am
- Congress concerned Iran's oil exports may be up Updated: Feb-27-14 1:59 pm
- 2 missing Indian navy officers found dead in sub Updated: Feb-27-14 8:17 am
BANGKOK - Numbered 1 to 227, the passenger manifest for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is an outwardly unremarkable document.
TAHIRPUR, India - At first, Ashok Yadav ignored the patches of pink skin on his arm. But when pale sores erupted on his body and he lost sensation in his fingertips, a doctor issued the devastating diagnosis: Yadav had leprosy.
KATMANDU, Nepal - An Indian jetliner caught fire while landing in Nepal's capital on Saturday, but there were no casualties reported among the 170 people on board, officials said.
ISLAMABAD - Pakistani officials say authorities are investigating whether malnutrition is responsible for the deaths of nearly two dozen children in the country's drought-hit desert south.
An international tech consulting firm confirmed Friday the federal government is investigating its use of U.S. visas to bring in foreign workers.
LONDON - World stock markets were mixed Friday after official figures showed hiring in the U.S., the world's largest economy, rose last month despite the severe winter weather.
NEW DELHI - A gas leak on a destroyer being built at a Mumbai dockyard killed a navy commander and sickened two workers Friday, in the latest fatal accident to hit the Indian navy.
MANDRA, Pakistan - Amna Bhatti has spent half a century shaping mud into bricks in a huge kiln south of the Pakistani capital, Islamabad. She started by paying off her parents' debt and now she's on to her late husband's. She'll probably spend the rest of her life here.
SRINAGAR, India - Dozens of Muslim students from the disputed Indian territory of Kashmir were expelled from their university and briefly threatened with sedition charges because they cheered for the Pakistani cricket team during a televised match against archrival India, police said Thursday, while the Indian state's elected leader called for leniency.
TOLEDO, Ohio - An 11th-century Indian statue owned by an Ohio art museum may have been stolen before the institution purchased it.
KARACHI, Pakistan - Humaira Bachal knows firsthand how lack of education hurts her community. She had a cousin that died because his mother couldn't read the expiration date on a bottle of medicine. She knows women in her neighborhood who died giving birth at home because their families didn't know to send them to the hospital.
NEW DELHI - India said Wednesday that it will hold national elections from April 7 to May 12, kicking off a vote that many observers see as the most important election in more than 30 years in the world's largest democracy.
NEW YORK - Ted Anthony, an award-winning journalist who has reported from 20 countries and pioneered innovative cross-platform story-telling at The Associated Press, has been named Asia-Pacific news director for the news cooperative.
PARACHINAR, Pakistan - The Pakistani government pushed forward with Taliban peace negotiations on Wednesday, despite recent militant attacks that include a roadside bomb in the country's northwest that killed six soldiers.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Human rights groups in Sri Lanka on Tuesday asked the United Nations to carry out an international investigation of alleged war crimes and other rights violations during the country's civil war.
NEW DELHI - An assailant hurled black ink Tuesday at an Indian tycoon accused of multibillion-dollar fraud, shouting "he has cheated and robbed us" outside the country's highest court.
KATMANDU, Nepal - Litterbugs, beware: Nepal is making new rules to persuade trekkers to clean up after themselves on Mount Everest, in the hopes of clearing the tons of rubbish now clogging the world's highest peak.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A detainee died in a stampede during a riot at a Saudi detention center for migrant workers awaiting deportation, police said Monday, adding that nine others were injured.
KATMANDU, Nepal - Police in the Nepalese capital are on alert to stop protests by Tibetan refugees, including any attempts to self-immolate, next week to mark the anniversary of the failed 1959 uprising against Chinese rule in Tibet, officials said Monday.
NEW DELHI - For six years in a row, India's monopoly coal producer has missed its production targets, leading to chronic electricity shortages and sending power producers scrambling for pricier imports. But what looks like a looming crisis could turn out to be an almost accidental energy overhaul.
ISLAMABAD - They carried photographs of their loved ones and signs protesting their disappearance across Pakistan, a march of nearly 3,000 kilometers (1,900 miles) to demonstrate against security forces they alleged are responsible.
MUMBAI, India - India's growth decelerated to 4.7 percent in the October-December quarter last year, the government said Friday, showing that a return to the robust economic expansion of a few years ago remains far from reach.
NEW DELHI - A top Indian businessman surrendered to police Friday after failing to show up in court on charges that his company failed to return billions of dollars to investors.
WASHINGTON - Obama administration officials faced the prospect of contentious questioning Thursday from lawmakers about reports that China and India are significantly expanding imports of Iranian petroleum.
NEW DELHI - Rescuers found the bodies of two Indian navy officers inside a submarine Thursday after an accident occurred on the vessel during a training exercise at sea, an official said.