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Pakistan mosque blast: More confirmed dead in marathon search of rubble

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 11:53pm
An inquiry is under way into how a suicide bomber got into the high-security police quarters in Peshawar.
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Tech War: Biden moves to halt US exports to Huawei, reports say

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 11:51pm
Washington has been tightening its rules on exports of US technology to China for several years.
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Budget 2023: Can India remain a bright spot in global economy?

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 9:46pm
Experts say vulnerable sections of Indian society need more support as the economy recovers post Covid.
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India budget 2023: What happened to last year's pledges?

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 8:11pm
Progress has been made on broad economic indicators, but some social welfare schemes have lagged behind.
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Namibia reports record level of rhino poaching

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 8:01pm
Rhino poaching in Namibia nearly doubled last year, according to government data.
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Singapore inequality: How a tote bag sparked a debate about class

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 5:05pm
A teenager's post about her first "luxury bag" has drawn tens of millions of views.
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Organ donation: 'My daughter was shot but lives on in those she saved'

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 5:02pm
Could the shooting of a six-year-old girl spark change in India where organ donation is rare?
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Swedish flag burnt in Jakarta amid Turkey Nato row

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 1:55pm
Indonesia is the latest country to see anti-Sweden protests, after a Quran burning in Stockholm.
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Kyle Smaine: US freestyle skier dies aged 31 in avalanche in Japan

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 12:28pm
Former US world champion freestyle skier Kyle Smaine dies in an avalanche in Japan.
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Sichuan: Couples in Chinese province allowed to have unlimited children

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 12:04pm
As part of the policy in Sichuan, unmarried individuals will also be able to raise children.
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Pakistan mosque blast: Police targeted in attack that kills 47

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 10:41am
More than 150 were injured in the attack at a crowded mosque in the city of Peshawar.
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Avalanche kills two skiers in Japan's Nagano region

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 7:41am
An extensive search took place on Sunday after two men were reported missing following an avalanche.
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Bharat Jodo Yatra: Rahul Gandhi's unity march ends in Kashmir

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 3:56am
The Congress party MP said the march was aimed at uniting Indians against hatred and fear.
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Covid in China: Officials say current wave is 'coming to an end'

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 3:50am
Authorities say the death toll has peaked, and there's been no case spike during Lunar New Year.
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Mining giant 'sorry' over lost radioactive capsule in Australia

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 3:11am
Rio Tinto says the object went missing while it was being transported 1,400km in Western Australia.
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Auckland floods: More heavy rain ahead for New Zealand's largest city

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 1:56am
Authorities have issued severe weather warnings for New Zealand's largest city and surrounding towns.
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Under-19 World Cup 2023: Indians celebrate after historic women's win

BBC News - January 30, 2023 - 1:33am
India's women cricket team beat England to win the inaugural Under-19 World Cup.
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Adani Group says Hindenburg fraud claim 'calculated attack on India'

BBC News - January 29, 2023 - 11:17pm
Last week the Indian firm owned by Asia's richest man had more than $50bn wiped off its market value.
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More than 50 die in two Pakistan accidents

BBC News - January 29, 2023 - 4:54am
A bus fell into a ravine in the south-west, while 10 children died when a boat capsized in the north-west.
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Pilot dies in Indian army jet mid-air collision

BBC News - January 28, 2023 - 3:54am
The planes were on a routine "operational flying training mission" when the incident happened.
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