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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......

IMF expects India to grow at 7.4 % in FY'19

China, it said, is projected to grow at 6.6 per cent in the current year which will moderate to 6.4 per cent next year. The Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.4 per cent in the current fiscal......

The Looming Tower: How 9/11 happened

The Looming Tower reveals the bitter CIA-FBI turf battles that led to the worst terrorist attack in America's history.Vikram Johri checks out the gripping series now available in India on Amazon......

Why language is so important for Netflix, Amazon Prime...

Netflix and Amazon Prime are raising their stakes in the game, commissioning original shows and going all out to acquire regional films for their libraries.Urvi Malvania reports. IMAGE: Raima Sen's......

Winter Olympics Sidelights: Russian medallist suspected of doping

IMAGE:  Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, an Olympic athlete from Russia. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters. A Russian medallist at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics is suspected of having tested......
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Mobile payment firms struggle to dethrone cash in Southeast Asia

More than 70 percent of the region's 600 million-plus people do not use banks - higher than the global average of about 30 percent - and e-commerce... ...

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/startups/newsbuzz/mobile-payment-firms-struggle-to-dethrone-cash-in-southeast-asia/articleshow/64285778.cms
World Bank

The World Bank has said it failed to arrive at an agreement with a visiting Pakistani delegation on a way forward to address Islamabad's concerns... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/no-agreement-with-pak-on-resolving-indus-waters-dispute-world-bank-118052300092_1.html
Karen Davidson

City: kolkata For Karen Davidson (in pic), the great-granddaughter of William A Davidson, one of the co-founders of the iconic motorcycle brand... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/miscellany/india-growth-story-karen-davidson
report

More than a third of girls in South Asia miss school during their periods, a report said today, with a lack of toilets and cultural taboos about... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/third-of-girls-in-south-asia-miss-school-during-periods-report-118052200756_1.html
Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala, emergency meeting called after multiple deaths

Tiruvananthapuram : At least nine people have died in Kerala’s Kozhikode district due to Nipah virus, an infection which has high fatality rate... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/nipah-virus-outbreak-in-kerala-emergency-meeting-called-after-multiple-deaths-news-national-sfuwAUedcjcej.html

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