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Cross-border terror core issue for SAARC: Lankan PM

Asserting a war was not an option between India and Pakistan, Sri Lanka on Wednesday said cross-border terrorism was a core issue on the table for SAARC and the members of eight-nation grouping......

Praful Bidwai's final column: Why covert ops are wrong

Veteran journalist and columnist Praful Bidwai passed away in Amsterdam on Wednesday. A regular columnist for, Bidwai's has always been a voice against extremism and communalism.......

Indian American Atul Keshap, US envoy to Sri Lanka

Atul Keshap would be 'a superb fit for Sri Lanka as he knows the ins and outs of the politics there and all the political players, including the new disposition in Colombo intimately,' US......

PM ignores Sharif, chooses to meet other SAARC leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held bilateral talks with all Heads of Government and State attending the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif the only......

New Delhi woos island states, but China looms large in Indian Ocean

If India is to maintain its steady ascendancy in the global space, it must keep a hawk's eye on China's movement in its own backyard, says Ajai Shukla. Indian Navy chief Admiral R K......

Adani to help Modi fulfill India's port dreams

Modi government expects cargo traffic at its ports to jump by two-thirds by 2021 as India ramps up exports of goods including cars and other machinery. IMAGE: Govt to grant Gautam Adani $240......

SpiceJet to start 6 new international flights

Unveiling its plans to expand fleet size to 50 aircraft by year-end, low-cost airline SpiceJet on Wednesday said it will start flights to six new foreign destinations, including Afghanistan, China......

The world's 10 most liveable cities

The Economist Intelligence Unit, recently, announced its list of the World's Most Livable Cities. It ranked 140 cites from around the world based on 30 indicators from five broad categories:......

Kohli first Indian to post three consecutive 50s in T20s

Statistical highlights of the World Twenty20 match played between India and Afghanistan in Colombo on Wednesday. # Lakshmipathy Balaji (3/19) produced his best bowling figures in T20s. Ashish Nehra......

TOP 5 knocks from the World T20 Super 10s

Harish Kotian/'s 5 best knocks of the Super 10s. The World T20 is certainly living up to its billing. The tournament has witnessed amazing performances in the Super 10s, with some of the......

Numbers game: Who has the highest WorldT20 average? Kohli or KP?

As India gets set to host the sixth edition of the World T20, check out the top performers from the five previous editions of the tournament. IMAGE: Virat Kohli holds the key to India's fortunes......

Asia Cup stats: Rohit, Nehra set new milestones

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli have registered nine fifties in a winning cause for India in T20Is. Only Brendon McCullum (12) has posted more fifties in a winning cause in T20Is. Image: India......

India gain 26 points, move to 147 in FIFA rankings

Indian football saw a big jump in the FIFA rankings on Thursday, rising 24 places to go up to 147 spot. India drew with Nepal in their 2018 FIFA World Cup football qualifying Round 1 second leg......
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NATO trains Afghan troops to make strikes accurate

By | LOGAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan LOGAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan NATO forces have begun a new programme to train Afghan soldiers to pinpoint ground... ...
Sindhu loses, Indian campaign over

Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu suffered a narrow loss against Sayaka Sato of Japan in the women's singles, drawing curtains on the Indian... ...
Odisha swimmer Pratyasha Ray strikes Gold in Colombo

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Oct 19: Odisha's swimming sensation Pratyasha Ray today won two Gold and another Silver medal for the... ...
In parched Sri Lanka, biggest shortage is of water policy - experts

By MAHASENPURA, Sri Lanka (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In this village in southern Sri Lanka's Hambantota District, water sales are big business.... ...
Failing SAARC

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Nepal, Oct. 18 -- Kedar Neupane More from Author Nepal no... ...

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