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Heart of Asia conference begins with focus on tackling terror

As Afghanistan faces the resurgence of Taliban, a conference of major regional and global powers began on Saturday in Amritsar to explore ways to effectively deal with threat of terrorism in the......

Why Heart of Asia will have no love for Pakistan

Identifying terror emanating from Pakistan as the "greatest threat" to regional peace and stability, India and Afghanistan have said that setting up an effective counter-terror framework to deal......

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......

US Navy aims to station 60 pc warships in Indo-Asia Pacific region

The US Navy aims at stationing 60 per cent of its surface ships in Indo-Asia Pacific region by 2019, catering to various missions including counter-terrorism, a senior naval official said on......

India dismisses US admiral's proposal for joint patrolling

India on Friday dismissed the possibility of joint maritime patrolling with other countries in the Asia Pacific region, days after a top American military commander hoped it will happen in the near......

IMD sees no El Nino impact on monsoon

El Nino is often associated with below average warmer, dry weather across Asia Pacific region. Hours after Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology predicted a higher chance of an El Niño......

India has the lowest annual base salaries among Asia Pacific nations

The findings are based on a survey that covered over 5,500 companies in the APAC region and around 313 firms from India participated. Annual base salaries in India across levels are the lowest in......

Bullish predictions on India's growth story

The long-term growth perspective or potential for India is one of the highest in the Asia Pacific region.     India will remain one of the strongest growth stories in the Asia Pacific......

Air India to fly Dreamliner on domestic routes

Air India would slowly phase out the A320s operating in West Asia and deploy it on the regional routes to add capacity. Air India plans to get back its lost status as the king of domestic skies and......

4 Indians top Fortune's most powerful women list

Chanda Kochhar has been ranked as the most powerful woman in the Asia Pacific region by fortune magazine. Chanda Kochhar, most powerful businesswoman in India. Photograph, courtesy: ICICI Bank......

FIFA-AIFF football development program in seven Indian states

Dr Shaji Prabhakaran (left), Regional Development Officer for FIFA in South and Central Asia, and WIFA Chief Executive Officer Henry Menezes interact with media persons during AIFF Strategic Plan......

Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup: 12 venues, 11 cities

Russia will host the 2018 World Cup finals in 12 venues spread across 11 cities. IMAGE: Official FIFA World Cup 2018 mascot Zabivak poses with a kid at Russia-Spain frielndly game in St.......

First Asian city to host Gay Games

Hong Kong to host 2022 Gay Games as LGBT acceptance in parts of Asia grows IMAGE: People enjoy the Korea Queer Culture Festival 2017. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images Hong Kong will host......

Sports Shorts: 'Ready for Asian Boxing Championship'

Indian star boxer and five-time world champion MC Mary Kom on Friday said that she is working really hard for the upcoming South Asian Women's Boxing Championship in Vietnam and is all set for the......

Syria down Aus with late penalty, keep 2018 World Cup dream alive

IMAGE: Syria's Omar Al Soma celebrates after scoring during their 2018 World Cup Qualifying Asia Zone Playoffs against Australia in Hang Jebat Stadium, Melaka, Malaysia. Photograph: Lai Seng......
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Let’s make a song and dance about India’s cultural heritage

Amit Khanna Cultural industries can create over five million jobs in the next five years. It has the potential to be a $200 billion industry in the... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/deep-dive/let%E2%80%99s-make-song-and-dance-about-india%E2%80%99s-cultural-heritage
Mehbooba calls for using Kashmir as pedestal to strengthen ties with SAARC nations

[India], December 16 (ANI): Advocating opening of historic routes in Jammu and Kashmir, state Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday called for... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/mehbooba-calls-for-using-kashmir-as-pedestal-to-strengthen-ties-with-saarc-nations-news-national-rmqxcSgddgcig.html
CPEC resulting in vulnerable ecological consequences, warns environmentalist

[UK], Dec 17 (ANI): The exploitation of resources due to the multi-billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project is resulting in... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/cpec-resulting-in-vulnerable-ecological-consequences-warns-environmentalist-news-international-rmrbaihjfagfh.html
Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday the government has been creating "instrumentalities" like providing agricultural inputs... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/creating-facilities-to-double-farmers-income-jaitley-news-finance-rmqoEffjbegjj.html
Three dead, 77,000 flee as storm pounds Philippines

Kai-Tak, packing gusts of up to 110 kilometres (62 miles) an hour, hit the country's third-largest island Samar in the afternoon and tore through a... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/asia/three-dead-77000-flee-as-storm-pounds-philippines-2066960.html

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