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When Nature Struck

On Sunday, December 26, the eastern and southern coastlines of India and many other parts of Asia were battered by tsunamis, which left a trail of destruction.In India, over 5,000 people are......

'Rajapaksa is unlikely to depart the political stage'

'The path to a resolution of the ethnic conflict is likely to be complicated and controversial with the majority Sinhalese community, and will become less likely if delayed.' 'It will certainly......

Rajapaksa concedes battle again, but the war may still remain

Unlike in the presidential polls, victory might not have been complete, at least as yet, for Mahinda Rajapaksa’s electoral rivals. While his one-time aide and confidant, Maithripala Sirisena,......

Indonesian plane carrying 54 people crashes in Papua

A man walks into the entrance of Trigana Air's office in Jakarta, Indonesia. Villagers in Indonesia's remote and mountainous eastern Papua region reported that an aircraft had crashed, a Trigana......

Why peace with Pakistan is difficult, if not impossible

  'For a long time Pakistan dreamt that India would break up and that it would be the predominant power in the region,' says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). The Indian and Pakistani prime......

Great Eastern sale not before Nov

Although the West Bengal government is now proceeding full steam for selling off Great Eastern Hotel, Asia's oldest, to private bidders, it may not be the end of an era before November."It will......

Shanghai tops office rent rise in Asia

Office rents rose faster in China's gleaming eastern metropolis Shanghai than anywhere else in Asia last year, according to the results of a survey.The rise in Shanghai, China's largest city and......

'We want to usher in a new era in Indian banking'

Bandhan Bank is the first one to be launched in eastern India post Independence Image: Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, founder, managing director and chief executive officer of Bandhan speaks at the......

With Rs 10,800 crore, Yuri Milner eyes Indian start-ups

Image: Russian billionaire Yuri Milner with wife Julia. Photograph courtesy: Breakthrough Prize website     Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire investor, on Thursday announced......

Indian and Pacific Oceans have been 'hiding' global warming

Extra heat from greenhouse gases has been trapped in the waters of the Pacific and Indian oceans in recent years, which may explain the so-called 'pause' in global warming observed during the past......

PIX: Hrithik, Salman Are Asia's SEXIEST Men!

Hrithik Roshan, who topped the Sexiest Asian Men list of Eastern Eye Weekly last year, came out on top in the weekly's annual list for 2012 as well. The actor, who had a blockbuster of a beginning......

Humaima, Sonam, Drashti Dhami, Meet the SEXIEST Asian Women of 2014

It's a curious mix of TV actresses, Pakistani hotties and Bollywood A-listers! Results of the Sexiest Asian Woman in the World annual poll, conducted by UK-based weekly newspaper Eastern Eye,......

Class and Crime in India in Zurich's Top 10 Films

Kanu Behl's Titli is one of the best films from India in recent years, says Aseem Chhabra from the Zurich film festival. Ten years ago, two enterprising Swiss nationals decided to bring some films......

Best of enemies: Blatter-Platini rift to shape FIFA election

- What's in Michel Platini’s head at the moment is how to take Sepp Blatter's job, and whether the Swiss can conspire to stop him. - Those who know Blatter say the future of FIFA after he has......

Sports Shorts: Paes-Bopanna knocked out of Japan Open

Rohan Bopanna and Leander Paes of India in action during the Rakuten Open 2014 at Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo. Photograph: Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images India’s Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna......
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China backs Putin's idea of developing Russia's Far East

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said on Saturday that Russia's push to revamp its run-down Far East region coincided with Beijing's strategy,... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-china-backs-putin-s-idea-of-developing-russia-s-far-east-2122173
Philippines braces for worst El Nino

The Philippine government have instituted measures to mitigate the effects of the worst El Nino weather phenomenon which is expected to hit the... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/world/philippines-braces-for-worst-el-nino/87836.html
Immense scope in wind energy

Gamesa India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Spanish wind energy major, Gamesa, which started its full-fledged India operations in 2009, has garnered... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/views/immense-scope-wind-energy-325
Asylum-seekers Injured in Fire in Germany

BICSKE, Hungary: The latestnewsfrom the crisis of migrants pouring into countries across Europe. All times local (CET): ___ 12:45 p.m. German... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Asylum-seekers-Injured-in-Fire-in-Germany/2015/09/04/article3010502.ece
IATA Air Freight Demand Falls in July

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing a fall in air cargo demand in July compared... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/iata-air-freight-demand-falls-in-july/

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