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With 1.83 crores trapped, India tops Global Slavery Index

Of the nearly 4.6 crore people living as slaves globally, two-thirds, or 3.04 crore, are in the Asia-Pacific region, with the highest number in India. Natasha Chaku reports. IMAGE: The......

North-east is gateway to south-east Asia: PM Modi

IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a public meeting, in Shillong. Photograph: PIB Describing north-east as the "gateway" to south-east Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday......

PM Modi and his travel diaries

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has had another eventful year when it comes to his foreign travels. From Central Asia to Ireland, from UK to Saudi Arabia, the prime minister has seen it all in his......

US text book row: California not to replace 'India' with 'South Asia'

A California commission -- mandated with recommendation and revision of school text books -- has rejected demands of replacing India with South Asia for pre-1947 references, which had become a......

'India' out, 'South Asia' in. How academics ill serve us

'South Asian studies' academics in the US would do well to introspect how they wittingly or unwittingly become part of Pakistan's proxy war in wielding influence over academics and policy, says......

India to grow fastest among big economies

The poll of over 30 economists, taken in the past week, showed Asia's third largest economy will expand 7.8 percent in the fiscal year ending March 2017.     India's economy will hum......

How airlines plan to draw passengers' attention

Air Carnival, Air Asia, TruJet try innovative ways to break the clutter in a crowded turf Over the past few years, a host of regional airlines have set up their base in the South; TruJet, Air......

Vistara says first overseas routes will include South Asia

The first set of routes that it will launch internationally will be the routes that can be flown by its existing aircraft, the A320s, which will be routes within three, three-and-a-half hours of......

5 Indians in Forbes Asia's Heroes of Philanthropy list

The Sampark Foundation boasts of a $100 million outlay funded entirely by the Nayars and represents more than half of their wealth. IMAGE: Vineet Nayar, one of India’s best philanthropists......

Aditya Puri named best banking CEO in Asia

He is the chief executive and managing director of the second largest private sector lender HDFC Bank Aditya Puri, the chief executive and managing director of the second largest private sector......

Davis Cup: India draw Spain at home for World Group play-offs

IMAGE: India's Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna acknowledge the crowd after winning 3-0 against Korea during the Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup match. Photograph: PTI. India were on Tuesday pitted......

Youngsters need to improve on fitness front, says Bopanna

IMAGE: India’s Rohan Bopanna plays against Koreas Hong Chung in the Asia/ Oceania Group I 2nd Round of Davis Cup in Chandigarh on Sunday. Photograph: PTI. Rohan Bopanna advised the Indian......

Vijender wins WBO Asia Pacific super middleweight title

IMAGE: Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh celebrates after beating Australia's Kerry Hope and won the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight Championship at Thyagaraj Sports Complex in New Delhi on......

Davis Cup: Paes, Bopanna seal play-off place with easy win over Korea

IMAGE: India's Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna acknowledge the crowd after winning 3-0 against Korea during the Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup match in Chandigarh. Photograph: PTI. Leander Paes......

Davis Cup: Ramanathan, Myneni give India 2-0 lead over South Korea

IMAGE: India's Ramkumar Ramanathan returns against South Korea's Seon Chan Hong during their Asia/Oceania Group-I Davis Cup tie in Chandigarh on Friday. Photograph: Atul Yadav/PTI India won the......
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Ashwin's seven-wicket show demolishes hosts, Kohli's India record biggest win outside Asia

Ravinchandran Ashwin also recorded his best figures in Tests outside Asia. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-wivind-ashwin-s-seven-wicket-show-demolishes-hosts-kohli-s-india-record-biggest-win-outside-asia-2237843
MTPConnect Unveils 10-Year Plan to Boost Competitiveness of Medtech, Biotech and Pharmaceutical Sector

From the Wires Jul. 24, 2016 06:00 PM MTPConnect The Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals Industry Growth Centre today launched its... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3880210
Missing youth ask parents to join him in 'sacred land of ISIS'

KOZHIKODE: While the state police and national intelligence agencies are trying hard to trace 21 missing persons from Kerala, believed to have... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/250716/kerala-man-says-he-is-with-isis.html
Brexit crisis gets ugly

Politics, as French poet Paul Valery figured out, is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs that properly concern them. Anyone... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/opinion/brexit-crisis-gets-ugly/156069.html
Trade with Bangladesh

As Islamist fundamentalism convulses Bangladesh, it would be unfortunate if domestic turmoil overshadows Thursday's forward movement in relations... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/opinion/trade-with-bangladesh/156066.html

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