rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

South Asians

Rediff.com  »  News  »   South Asians

  News for South Asians

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Modi wishes Sharif for WC, to send Jaishankar to Pak

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif and other heads of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation nations participating in the ICC......

'Would Mira Nair make a Missouri Masala now?'

Civil rights activist Deepa Iyer, former executive director, South Asian Americans Leading Together, a social justice organisation thought after a visit to the minority businesses hit in recent......

India has to lead, will do its part: Highlights of PM Modi's SAARC summit speech

On Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the first time addressed the leaders of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation in Kathmandu in Nepal. Here are the top quotes from his......

Will India-Pak bilateral relations overshadow SAARC summit?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of other South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation countries will meet in Kathmandu on Wednesday with an aim to revitalise the regional grouping and......

PM Modi not to visit Janakpur during Nepal tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will only travel to Kathmandu when he will leave on Tuesday to attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Nepal, despite his wish to visit......

Twitter wants to don a more sporty avatar in India

When boxer Mary Kom won a gold medal and L Sarita Devi refused a bronze at the recently concluded Asian Games in South Korea, about 100,000 congratulatory and supportive messages were posted on......

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......

SAARC to fast-track development bank: Nepal

South Asian countries, including India and Nepal, would fast-track the process of setting up of the SAARC Development Bank to garner funds for development of infrastructure in the region.During the......

Why is India a difficult country to do business in?

The average number of procedures for starting a business is seven among South Asian economies, it is 12 for India. Even after two decades of economic reforms, India continues to falter on various......

India to set up separate ASEAN Mission; FTA by year-end: PM

Eyeing greater cooperation with South East Asian countries on economic and security issues, India on Thursday announced a separate Mission for ASEAN region to be set up in Jakarta with a full-time......

Happy Ending goes to New York

Indian and Pakistani movies, now in New York theatres!   New York's ongoing South Asian Film Festival has got quite a good taste of India.   It all started with the film X, made by 10......

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to be honoured at South Asian Film Festival

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is no stranger to international recognition. He will now be honoured at the Chicago South Asian Film Festival, and will leave for the US on September 16. "I am being......

Going beyond Bollywood

The South Asian International Film Festival celebrates 10 years of showcasing independent cinema. Chaya Babu reports. On the opening night of the South Asian International Film Festival at the......

'Films are one of the ways our children will know our heritage'

Founder Shilen Amin tells Arthur J Pais how far the South Asian International Film Festival has come since its inception 10 years ago. Shilen Amin, the founder and the driving force behind the......

Over 6,000 people attend San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

More than 6,000 people attended 3rd i’s (pronounced third eye) 11th annual San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival, held from November 7 to 16. The theme was celebrating the......

Australia beat South Korea 2-1 after extra time to win Asian Cup

James Troisi of Australia celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2015 Asian Cup final match between Korea Republic and the Australian Socceroos at ANZ Stadium. Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty......

South Korea beat Iraq 2-0 to reach Asian Cup final

Lee Jeong-hyeop of Korea Republic celebrates scoring the first goal during the Asian Cup semi-final match against Iraq at ANZ Stadium. Photograph: Matt King/Getty Images South Korea moved a step......

Asian Cup: South Koreans upbeat after beating Australia

Three matches, three goals, three wins and suddenly South Korea are looking like a real threat to win the Asian Cup. It was all very different a few days ago when it read two matches, two goals and......

Asian Games: South Korea beat North to win soccer gold

South Korea players celebrate after claiming the Football Men's Gold Medal match against North Korea at Munhak Stadium in Incheon on Thursday. Photograph: Stanley Chou/Getty Images South Korea's......

Asian Games: India to meet Pakistan in men's hockey final

Akashdeep Singh, left, of India celebrates after scoring in the men's hockey semi-final against South Korea. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images A brilliant field goal by Akashdeep Singh gave......
  Videos for South Asians
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
 south asians video
  Web results for South Asians
Sensex gains over 150 points; Tata Power, L&T up 2-3%

Benchmark indices continue to trade higher led by buying among capital goods, auto and metal shares. Further, investors have maintained cautious... ...

http://wap.business-standard.com/article/markets/nifty-opens-above-8-750-economic-survey-eyed-115022700100_1.html
Sensex opens in green; economic survey eyed

Markets have started the session on a higher note tracking Asian cues. Investors will closely watch the Economic Survey for 2015-16 which will be... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/how-the-markets-fared-on-feb-27/20150227.htm
Rupee opens lower at 61.86 per dollar

The yield on India's 10-year benchmark bond was trading at 7.741% compared with its Thursday's close of 7.739%. Bond yields and prices move in... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Money/uSJBpSTvu0HloaPDBIIPoJ/Rupee-opens-lower-at-6186-per-dollar.html
GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil's drop chills Asian stocks, inflation data boosts dollar

9:16am IST * Japan's Nikkei edges up to new 15-year peak thanks to weaker yen * Rest of Asia stocks sag after Wall St dips on sharp oil... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/02/27/markets-global-idINL4N0W103520150227
Fiction, business and disturbing stories (IANS Books This Weekend)

An unlikely friendship, a world full of witches and pirate girls and powerful business entrepreneurs. There is no common thread tying these themes... ...

http://news.chennaionline.com/newsitem.aspx?NEWSID=3bf0b6c1-c4a9-4c7c-8019-eb9f0da63023&CATEGORYNAME=NATL

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


 south asians
Stereotypes of South Asians


0 Followers

 south asians
Girls South Asian

Download all south asian girls'...
25 Followers

 south asians
A Perfect Dress for South Asian Women

The South Asian outfit that stands...
1 Followers

 south asians
1999 South Asian Games


0 Followers

 south asians
1984 South Asian Games


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z