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'There is no such thing as a pro-India policy'

'Our policy is pro-Sri Lanka.' 'Burma is not the only girl on the beach in South Asia.' Ahead of his India visit with President Maithripala Sirisena, Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala......

Making the northeast a business hub of South Asia

For the region to realise its full potential, New Delhi needs to start looking at the land-locked northeast as an important starting point in India's 'Act East' policy, says Nitin Gokhale......

Terror outfits trying to destabilise South East Asia region?

Highly-placed sources in the Assam police said that several jihadi elements from different areas of Assam were working for international terror outfits after undergoing training.......

The real reason why India scuttled Pakistan talks

'Despite Modi's high-flown rhetoric about good-neighbourly relationships in South Asia, he lacks a road map how to proceed -- be it with Bangladesh or with Sri Lanka and Pakistan... But a deeper......

Hungry Kya? Head to Tihar Jail

Tihar Jail, South Asia's largest prison complex located in New Delhi, is today serving up delicacies -- cooked, served and operated by inmates -- and earning rave reviews. Situated on the......

Prisoners at Tihar jail have a role in making Maruti Alto parts

A new factory has been opened in South Asia's largest prison. For eight hours a day, six days a week, inmates of Tihar Jail here gather in an airy tin-roofed shed in Jail Two to tape long strands......

Indian economy to grow by 6.4% in 2015-16: WB

Indian economy, which accounts for 80 per cent of South Asia's output, is set to grow by 6.4 per cent in 2015-16 as against 5.6 per cent in 2014-15, the World Bank has said. With economic activity......

Tricks of trade: How South Asian network can help India

The Greater Mekong Sub-region economic corridors initiative offers a model that should be duplicated in South Asia, notes Barun Roy. Slowly but surely, the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) is moving......

China on track to develop Indian railways as Xi heads to South Asia

President Xi Jinping. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters China will pledge to invest billions of dollars in India's rail network during a visit by President Xi Jinping this week, bringing more than......

TAPI gas pipeline likely to complete by 2017-18

Billed as 'Peace Pipeline' for the troubled South-Asia region, the US-backed $9-billion Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline is likely to be completed by 2017-18. Oil Minister M......

Why India's cricket coach must be sacked!

India was beaten in the Tests and ODIs in South Africa and New Zealand. It never made it past the league stage in the Asia Cup. Rajneesh Gupta and Harish Kotian investigate the Team India coach's......

Tendulkar takes strike with UNICEF for total sanitation

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar became UNICEF's first brand ambassador for South Asia on Thursday and vowed to work towards promoting hygiene and sanitation in the region. "Thanks for allowing me......

Mervyn hails India's Asia Cup hockey showing

Former hockey ace Mervyn Fernandis slammed the umpiring in Sunday’s Asia Cup hockey final, which India lost to South Korea, while hailing the team’s showing in the tournament in Ipoh,......

Did a bad umpiring decision cost India Asia Cup crown? Tell us!

India came back strongly after a two-goal deficit but still lost 3-4 to defending champions South Korea in the final of the ninth Asia Cup hockey tournament in Ipoh, Malaysia, on Sunday The players......

Asia Cup: Sreejesh shines as India down Korea to enter semis

P R Sreejesh produced a brilliant display under the bar as two-time champions India stunned title holders South Korea 2-0 in a Pool B match to breeze into the semi-finals of the Asia Cup hockey......
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India expects better monsoon rains this year

5:57pm IST NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India expects higher rainfall from the monsoon this year after patchy rains affected farm output last... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/03/04/india-monsoon-idINKBN0M019I20150304
Smartphone shoppers rise significantly in India

New Delhi, March 4 Online purchases made through mobile phones in India have grown by more than 100 percent over the past two years, indicating a... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a533370.html
Now, apply for SA visa in city

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Bengalureans can now apply for South African visas right here. Starting March 5, the city figures among... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/now-apply-for-sa-visa-in-city/article6959391.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Vienna world No. 1, Hyderabad best in India for quality of living

London, March 4 Austrian capital Vienna emerged as the city with the best quality of living in the world, while Hyderabad, ranked 138th, was the... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a533360.html
Hurriyat Welcomes Indo-Pak Secy Level Meet, Calls It a 'Positive Step'

Moderate faction of Hurriyat Conference today termed the meeting of Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan as a "positive development", but... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Hurriyat-Welcomes-IndoPak-Secy-Level-Meet-Calls-It-a-Positive-Step/884255

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