KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - There has been an increase in the presence of women in mainstream Pakistani media in the past five years, says a report released by Global Media Monitoring Project 2015.
TORONTO (Dawn/ANN) - Hanging a paraplegic is running the risk of a botched execution that would compromise the dignity of Abdul Basit.
MANILA, Philippines (The Straits Times/ANN) - China's "purported historic rights" over the strategic waterway did not exist under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (Unclos), Manila's lawyer Paul Reichler has argued.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (The Straits Times/ANN) - Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Teo said that the Republic will continue to back the US-led coalition as it battles terror group ISIS, and work closely with Indonesia on countering terrorism in the region.
NEW DELHI, India (The Straits Times/ANN) - Aamir Khan's remark that his Hindu wife suggested leaving India triggers backlash, with his statement being seen as "alarmist".
KATHMANDU, Nepal (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has sent a diplomatic note to the Embassy of India in Kathmandu on the incident that took place in Bhantabari.