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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......

Singapore police shoot dead man near Asia security summit venue

A high-profile Asia-Pacific security summit being attended by top leaders and officials from the region was briefly put on lockdown on Sunday after police shot dead a man near the venue as he tried......

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......

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......

IT engineers in India earn 50% less than peers in China

Entry-level salaries in India are amongst the lowest in the Asia Pacific region, a study by professional services firm Towers Watson says. The average monthly starting pay in India is around $ 400......

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......

Why the Zika virus is causing alarm

Global health officials are racing to better understand the Zika virus behind a major outbreak that began in Brazil last year and has spread to many countries in the Americas. IMAGE: Rio 2016......

India's Rio Olympics-bound sportspersons dope-free: NADA

IMAGE: Participants at the World Anti-Doping Agency Symposium for Anti-Doping Organizations in Lausanne, March 24, 2015. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters National Anti-Doping Agency Director......
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Mitsubishi says overstated mileage for more vehicle models

By Naomi Tajitsu TOKYO (Reuters) - Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Tuesday more of its vehicle models were involved in a mileage cheating scandal... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/mitsubishi-says-overstated-mileage-for-more-vehicle-models-news-auto-qi4sGOaciaedc.html
UPDATE 1-U.S., India pledge deeper security and commercial ties

(Updates with comments at meeting) By Lesley Wroughton NEW DELHI, Aug 30 (Reuters) - The United States and Indiapledged on Tuesday to deepen... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/update-1-us-india-pledge-deeper-security-and-commercial-ties-news-politics-qi4sEmihaegjg.html
President Mukherjee

[India], Aug. 30 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee yesterday received Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw and Daw Su Su Lwin at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/putting-the-people-first-guiding-philosophy-of-india-myanmar-partnership-president-mukherjee-news-national-qi4pTQababaib.html
Barack Obama to focus on climate, economy on final Asia trip

Obama will leave for a week-long trip to Asia his 10th to the Asia Pacific region that would take him to China and Laos. He would be the first US... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/americas/barack-obama-to-focus-on-climate-economy-on-final-asia-trip_1923955.html
Protests outside nuke conference venue in Manila

Around a dozen protesters gathered outside the venue of an international conference on nuclear power in this capital city on Tuesday, denouncing... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a674950.html

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