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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......

Few mind-blowing events that rocked India Inc in 2014

India Inc will remember 2014 as the year when the threat and the opportunity of the digital world became real, says Sailesh Dobhal. Image: Virgin Group founder Richard Branson plays a dhol while......

BCCI only interested in making money out of cricket: OCA

BCCI chief N Srinivasan. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters BCCI's decision to not send Indian teams for the Asian Games drew sharp criticism from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) on......

Cricket Buzz: Australia prepare artificial pitch for spin practice

Ryan Harris bowls in the new National Cricket Centre nets in Brisbane. Photograph: Chris Hyde/Getty Images Australia has built an artificial pitch at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane to......

Classic moments from the Football World Cup - Part 5 (2002 to 2014)

This is the fifth and final part of a brief history of the World Cup finals covering the tournaments from 2002 through to the preparations for 2014:2002 SOUTH KOREA AND JAPANFinal: June 30 2002:......

  People speak for south asia department

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Q. CURRENT AFFAIRS ..Is the bloodbath at Dantewada a wake-up call ? Will Military Move in there ? Is There any other Solution ?
:  A. Could the massacre of the 75 jawans at Dantewada been avoided? Was the state prepared for a strategic counter-offensive such as this by the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/current-affairs-..is-the-bloodbath-at-dantewada-a-wake-up-ca//answers/16876801

commonsense
Q. Is Manmohan Singh the best PM India ever had?
Commonsense:  A. EDUCATION /Qualification: 1950: Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Punjab University, Chandigarh , 1952; Stood first in MA (Economics), Punjab...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-manmohan-singh-the-best-pm-india-ever-had/16876440/answers/14579739

suresh dinakar
Q. Can we say that customer is slowly becoming the king in India in the consumer market?
Suresh Dinakar:  A. the concept of chains is still at an infantile stage in most South Asian countries, and as a result the Customer Is King ideology continues to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-we-say-that-customer-is-slowly-becoming-the-king-in-indi/14563739/answers/14183112

Good Citizen
Q. when ever i go to defaecation whole day i have pain about 1 week im suffering 4m this problem my age is 18 and i have constipation problem tooi dnt know it is piles or fistula but a vein is swallon i dnt know what to do ?i m in very pain ?plz help meya i have menstrual disturabance too is this is the reason?
Good Citizen:  A. Anal Fistula is a perplexing disease affecting lakhs of people all over the world. It has afflicted mankind for centuries but till date there had...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-ever-i-go-to-defaecation-whole-day-i-have-pain-about-1-/14182256/answers/12912938

Neelima Maddali
Q. "You have a totally incompetent home minister, and why he isn't removed is beyond me," So says Walter Andersen, a former senior Administration official, who headed the State Department's South Asia Division of the Intelligence and Research Bureau. plz comment.
Neelima Maddali:  A. he is having the support of Madame, Sonia Gandhi. He is her blue eyed boy. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/quotyou-have-a-totally-incompetent-home-minister-and-why-he-/12912869/answers/12065066

  Web results for South Asia Department
Sony Pictures's The Interview draws U.S. moviegoers who trumpet free speech

Rubin Carias holds a poster of the film The Interview starring actors Seth Rogen and James Franco as he attends the Christmas Day screening of The... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/lifestyle/showbiz/sony-picturess-the-interview-draws-u-s-moviegoers-who-trumpet-free-speech/23208/
Meow Meow Menace

YUSUF merchant the problem of drug abuse has spread its insidious tentacles in every part of the country. There is not a single region anywhere... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/96244-meow-meow-menace.html
Rahul Mukherjee | Balanced growth need of hour

Singapore: Countries in South-East Asia watching the rapid changes in India in the last six months have begun to slowly feel that they have a... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/DwMYODq8igdWbsuJCvErPM/Rahul-Mukherjee--Balanced-growth-need-of-hour.html
Sushma Swaraj

BHOPAL: As the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) continues with its "ghar wapsi" programme throughout the country, Union minister for external affairs... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bhopal/Foreign-minister-cannot-travel-with-PM-on-all-trips-abroad-Sushma-Swaraj/articleshow/45641820.cms
Dollar gives up US GDP data gains in Asia

The dollar lost more ground in thin Asian trade Thursday, after a rally powered by decade-high US economic growth figures. In Tokyo afternoon... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/business/news/international/dollar-gives-up-us-gdp-data-gains-in-asia_114995.html

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