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S.Korea to drop Japan from its trade white list

Tighter trade regulations will apply to South Korean exports related to weapons production and machine tools.

S.Korea braces for Japan’s decision on trade status

The South Korean government is 'preparing for various possible options' if Japan drops it from its trade white list.

Guns and tourists: Aboard the unlikely India-Pakistan ‘friendship bus’

The 'friendship bus' is one of the few remaining transport links between the bickering nuclear-armed neighbours.

Kashmir braces for worst as shelling, gun battles escalate

Artillery and small arms fire sent civilians scurrying as India and Pakistan trade blows.

Pakistan says will free Indian pilot as ‘peace gesture’

Imran Khan warns Modi not to view his 'peace gesture' as a sign of weakness.

Blockbuster movie fuels India fervour in showdown with Pakistan

'Uri: The Surgical Strike' draws audiences fuelled with national fervour after diplomatic tensions with Pakistan.

Pakistan ready to free India pilot if leads to ‘de-escalation’

Indian airman Abhinandan Varthaman was shot down in a rare aerial engagement between the South Asian neighbours before being captured.

China urges India, Pakistan to ‘exercise restraint’ after air strike

China is Pakistan's ally and has invested billions in developing the country's infrastructure.

Pakistan accuses India of launching strike across Kashmir border

Indian warplanes intrude into Pakistani airspace to attack militant camps, further worsening ties between the two powers

India’s top court orders protection for Kashmiris

India's Supreme Court orders authorities to prevent retaliatory attacks on Kahsmiris as right-wing Hindu groups call for reprisals.

China-Australia tensions rise as coal ban reported

China is historically known for using trade to help accomplish foreign policy goals, having targeted South Korea, Japan and the Philippines in the past.

ICC expects India-Pakistan game to go through despite tensions

The ICC believes the June 16 match will proceed as planned despite protests from Indian supporters.

India says suicide attack mastermind killed

Tensions flare as India calls for retribution after Pakistan was accused of being responsible for a deadly suicide attack.

India cricket star calls for Pakistan World Cup boycott

Harbhajan Singh says Pakistan is allowing cross-border terrorism as the South Asian powers clash over deadly militant attack.

Mkhitaryan left out of Arsenal squad due to Armenia-Azerbaijan dispute

Arsenal's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss Thursday's Europa League clash with Qarabağ in Azerbaijan due to diplomatic tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan.