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UN chief tells Modi he hopes to see India's leadership in South Asia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon who said he "counted on India's leadership" in South Asia, at the Sustainable Development Goals summit in New York......

'Pakistan's Nasr missile is the most dangerous development in South Asia'

  'If ever India loses its patience after repeated terror attacks and decides to retaliate against the terrorist camps, Pakistan may term that a conventional military attack and invoke the......

Why the world can't ignore a nuclear-armed Pakistan

  Describing nuclear-armed Pakistan as “unquestionably the biggest concern” to stability in South Asia, a leading US daily on Tuesday said the world powers that worked on the Iran......

Be 'extra cautious' in SE Asia: Govt advises Indian ships

The government has asked Indian ships sailing in the Malacca Strait and South East Asia to be ‘extra cautious’ and take necessary security steps in view of rising incidents of hijacking......

'There is no such thing as a pro-India policy'

'Our policy is pro-Sri Lanka.' 'Burma is not the only girl on the beach in South Asia.' Ahead of his India visit with President Maithripala Sirisena, Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala......

Is it end of the line for South Asia's ship graveyards?

With a plunge in steel prices, ship owners are getting about $3.6 million less for the 25,000 tonnes of recoverable metal from a typical iron ore or coal carrying......

11 Indian companies in Forbes Asia's under-billion list

India was ranked fourth after South Korea which has 17 firms in the coveted list.   As many as 11 Indian companies, including Avanti Feeds Ltd and Borosil Glass Works, are ranked among top......

Chinese hackers target India, Southeast Asia, researchers say

Cyber espionage operations dated back to at least 2005 Hackers, most likely from China, have been spying on governments and businesses in Southeast Asia and India uninterrupted for a decade,......

Prisoners at Tihar jail have a role in making Maruti Alto parts

A new factory has been opened in South Asia's largest prison. For eight hours a day, six days a week, inmates of Tihar Jail here gather in an airy tin-roofed shed in Jail Two to tape long strands......

Indian economy to grow by 6.4% in 2015-16: WB

Indian economy, which accounts for 80 per cent of South Asia's output, is set to grow by 6.4 per cent in 2015-16 as against 5.6 per cent in 2014-15, the World Bank has said. With economic activity......

Hey, that's Steve Jobs!

In Danny Boyle's biopic, reports Aseem Chhabra from the Telluride Film Festival, 'we are left with Jobs -- the man, a genius as well as (what Steve Wozniak calls him in the film), an asshole!'......

Junior Hockey Asia Cup: Indian eves hammer South Korea 13-0

The Indian women's junior hockey team got off to a sensational start in the 7th Asia Cup as they hammered Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) 13-0 in their opening match at Changzhou on......

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......

Focus on Yuvraj as confident Punjab take on Mumbai in Ranji

High on confidence after a fine start to their campaign which fetched them seven points, Punjab would be keen to put hosts Mumbai under the pump in their Group B second round Ranji Trophy encounter......

How Dalmiya revolutionised sports broadcast in India

IMAGE: Jagmohan Dalmiya changed BCCI’s face forever. Photograph: PTI The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the richest cricket governing body in the world, but there was a time......

Jagmohan Dalmiya: The man who showed who is the boss

IMAGE: Former Indian Cricket Board President Jagmohan Dalmiya. Photograph: Sucheta Das/Reuters Jagmohan Dalmiya was an astute cricket administrator and he changed the face of Indian cricket. He,......
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'Afghan Taliban open to peace talks; Haqqani, al Qaeda not'

 More than half of the Taliban insurgents could be open to peace talks with the Afghan government, but the dreaded Haqqani network and the... ...
India, South Korea customs sign agreement

India and South Korea on Thursday signed an Authorised Economic Operator Mutual Recognition Agreement (AEO-MRA) on the sidelines of the 11th Asia... ...
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Incheon (Korea): It was not the most ideal of starts for the Internationals as they lagged 1-4 against the United States after the opening day's... ...
Rio Tinto, Chow Tai Fook Return as Headline Partners of JNA Awards 2016

Comments HONG KONG, Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The JNA Awards continues to inspire the trust and confidence of the industry, as it welcomes back... ...
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