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US's Modi pitch: Top diplomat in India next week

Nisha Desai Biswal, the Obama administration's point person for South and Central Asia, will travel to India next week to hold talks with officials of the new government on a series of bilateral......

US cannot keep avoiding Modi: Experts

Two former senior United States diplomats, with more than 60 years experience in South Asia between them, have exhorted Washington to establish communication with Bharatiya Janata Party’s......

Miss Asia Pacific Srishti Rana's crown seized at Mumbai airport

The diamond studded crown of India's Srishti Rana, who has been crowned Miss Asia Pacific World 2013 in Busan, South Korea, was seized for not paying customs, a senior customs official said.......

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......

Terror threats: US issues worldwide alert to its citizens

The United States has issued a worldwide travel alert to its citizens including in South Asia where it said terrorist outfits like al-Qaeda, the Taliban and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) might harm them.......

India likely to have near-normal monsoon

La Nina, a weather pattern arising in the Pacific Ocean that causes heavy rain in South Asia, is assuming a neutral condition, senior India Meteorological Department officials have said.This......

India among Dubai's most important export markets

India and Pakistan in South Asia remain Dubai's most important export markets, says a Department for Economic Development survey.The DED survey also revealed that firms in the South Asian region......

US budgets $15 mn for India, $300 mn for Pak

The US budget proposals unveiled by President George W Bush includes $564 million in aid for South Asia, the bulk of it for Pakistan and Afghanistan and a comparatively miniscule amount for......

French tourist office sets up base

After South East Asia, its Europe's turn to woo Indian tourists.The French Tourist Office or the Maison de la France has set shop in India to promote France as an exciting and affordable......

Dark days will soon be over for a remote tribal village in Bengal

The UK-India research project is funded by Research Councils UK and India's Department of Science and Technology. Experts from the University of Leeds, University of Exeter, and University of......

India v UAE: Perth prepares for a David and Goliath battle

Virat Kohli (left) speaks with India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni during a training session. Photograph: Vipin Pawar/Solaris Images Having demolished Pakistan and South Africa in their first two......
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World Cup boycott

A file photo of Fifa president Sepp Blatter. Photo: AFP The fallout from the Fifa arrests has only just begun, with renewed calls from... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/xFpTcbXvceZzs7Y5y6tKvL/Fifa-faces-the-nuclear-option-World-Cup-boycott.html
SFO Welcomes Copa Airlines

The will begin nonstop service between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Panama City, Panama this fall. Copa Airlines officials said... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/sfo-welcomes-copa-airlines/
Mango, the summer delight

Legend has it that Narada, the sage, once visited Hindu gods Shiva and Parvati in Kailash to gift them a mango that, he said, was sweeter than the... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/r4igB2kD28t1kWUUdcCuPO/Core-ingredient-Mango-the-summer-delight.html#nav=latest_news
3 earthquakes, 1 tsunami and still The Rock's new film is an earth-shattering bore

If you thought San Andreas is simply a disaster movie, think again. This is (somewhat literally) a groundbreaking movie and not just because of it... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/bollywood/san-andreas-review-3-earthquakes-1-tsunami-still-rocks-new-film-earth-shattering-bore-2268690.html
Telecom executives eye change with entry of OTT players

Vodafone India head Marten Pieters on Thursday said telecom sector in India has to change in wake of a different scenario created after the entry... ...

http://www.afaqs.com/news/story/44381_Telecom-executives-eye-change-with-entry-of-OTT-players

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