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India, China hold first-ever dialogue on Central Asia

India and China held their first official dialogue on Central Asia focusing on their "very similar" approaches in the strategically important region on issues like counter-terrorism, regional......

A first: Obama to appoint PIO as asst secretary for South Asia

Nisha Desai Biswal is strongly tipped to succeed Robert Blake and will be the first Indian-origin nominee to the post, reports Aziz Haniffa  In what could be yet another historic......

India's building a new naval base near Visakhapatnam

The navy has lifted the shroud of secrecy over a major new sea base being built on India's eastern coast, which will be home to the first indigenous aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant, and an armada of......

Fate of India and Gulf nations intertwined: Swaraj

Amid escalation in violence in a number of Gulf countries, India on Thursday expressed deep concern over the rise of fanaticism, extremism and terrorism in parts of the Arab region, saying they are......

Speak up, India, and act!

'Will the new government, largely of the BJP, whose manifesto proclaimed "India shall remain a natural home for persecuted Hindus and they shall be welcome to seek refuge here" and whose patrons......

Economic slump? Business outlook most optimistic in India

Asia's top companies reported a bullish outlook in the second quarter of 2014 compared to the first three months despite worries over the global economy and rising costs, the latest......

Why Google won't open data centre in India

Google Inc opened its first two data centres in Asia on Wednesday to cater to the world's fastest growing consumer technology markets, but the company has no plans to open one in China or......

Speak Asia mastermind held

Thirty months after Singapore-registered Speak Asia Pte first came under the lens of investigative agencies for allegedly raising money from a large number of people, under the garb of running an......

Turkey opens world's first underwater rail link

Turkey opened the world's first underwater rail link between two continents on Tuesday, connecting Asia and Europe and allowing Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan to realise a project dreamt up by......

Office space boom in India, China

Asia-Pacific economies continue to outpace other regions of the world, whose growth prospects have weakened over the first half of 2013.  The impact of this can be seen on the real estate......

Salman Khan's Kick sets box office on fire

The Salman-starrer rakes in Rs 26.4 crore on opening day; more expected on day of Eid. Salman Khan's pull at the box office has been reaffirmed with the opening-day collections of his latest action......

A-Z of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil

A-Z of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil A - Abysmal Asia The continent's four teams failed to grab a win in Brazil, the first time Asia has gone without a victory at a World Cup since 1990 when United......

Stats: Umar Akmal first Pakistan 'keeper to score a ton Asia Cup

Pakistan fought back from a precarious position to beat Afghanistan by 72 runs, and also claim a bonus point, in the Asia Cup match in Fatullah on Thursday. Thanks to wicketkeeper-batsman Umar......

PHOTOS: Li Na beats Cibulkova to win Australian Open

China's Li Na became the first player from Asia-Pacific to clinch the Australian Open title after defeating Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia 7-6, 6-0 at Melbourne Park on Saturday. Cibulkova......

Tendulkar takes strike with UNICEF for total sanitation

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar became UNICEF's first brand ambassador for South Asia on Thursday and vowed to work towards promoting hygiene and sanitation in the region. "Thanks for allowing me......

India host Taipei in Davis Cup first round

India was handed an easy draw for next year's Davis Cup campaign in Asia/Oceania Group I, pitted against Chinese Taipei in their first round tie. It will be a home match for India as they played......
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Q. what is the difference between gazal and qawali?
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Q. "We come to your doorstep to fight for your rights unlike Ms Jayalalithaa who is using a helicopter. She comes only during polls and that too in a chopper." - MK Stalin, DMK leader. Any say?
Francisco:  A. The roots of Qawwali can be traced back to 8th century Persia (today's Iran and Afghanistan). During the first major migration from Persia, in the...... more

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Q. which was the first condom brand to be advertised on British television and also on satellite television in Asia?
Flying Saucer:  A. First let him sort out his own family issuesThen he can come by walk or flight to solve state problems Not only him , all his family members headed...... more

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Skipping Asean meet makes government look amateurish

It seems the new government may have become concerned about the services FTA, and, thus, avoided the signing ceremony.The economic ministers of all... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/column/column-skipping-asean-meet-makes-government-look-amateurish/20140828.htm
India hopes to win support for ?nuclear pact?

India has been pushing for an agreement with Japan on the lines of a 2008 deal with United States under which India was allowed to import US... ...

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Creador, a private equity (PE) firm focused on long-term investments in growth-orientated businesses in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and India,... ...

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Using Egyptian crossing for first time in seven years, UN convoy brings food aid to Gaza

New York, Aug 28 (IBNS) For the first time in seven years, a humanitarian convoy of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) successfully... ...

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Gun tourism grows in popularity in recent years

The death of an Arizona firearms instructor by a 9-year-old girl who was firing a fully automatic Uzi displayed a tragic side of what has become a... ...

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