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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......

Asian shares struggle as China stocks extend fall

Australian stocks bucked the trend and climbed 1.2 per cent. Asian shares on Wednesday struggled at two-year lows after Chinese stocks extended their fall, stoking fears about the stability of......

Did Lahiri's inexperience cost him at British Open?

India’s Anirban Lahiri looks on during the third round of the 144th Open Championship at The Old Course. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images Anirban Lahiri believes a lack of experience......

Top official leaves FIFA; EU urges Blatter to go NOW!

FIFA Director of Communications Walter de Gregorio reacts during a press conference. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images FIFA's director of communications Walter de Gregorio is to resign......

NZ to grill Blatter over agenda, Oceania World Cup place

FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter talks to the press during the FIFA Post Congress Week Press Conference. Photograph: Alessandro Della Bella/Getty Images Embattled FIFA President Sepp Blatter can......

FIFA scandal takes ugly turn

Ex-South American soccer chief in FIFA scandal under house arrest   The former head of South America's soccer federation was under house arrest on Monday evening, a senior police official......

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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Crops in India in dire need of rains as El Nino stings monsoon

New Delhi: Rice, soybean and corn crops in India urgently need rainfall as the strongest El Nino in almost two-decades parches vast tracts of farm... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/t7JzVQfajKWQEH6YyljfmK/Crops-in-India-in-dire-need-of-rains-as-El-Nino-stings-monso.html
Middle East sailings at multi-month lows

The fall in demand to move crude has caused Middle East outflows to tumble to their lowest since before the summer, Platts ship-tracking tool cFlow... ...

http://shippingtribune.com/global-vlcc-tracker-middle-east-sailings-at-multi-month-lows/
As casinos reopen in Nepal, country starts direct Mumbai-Kathmandu flight

Nepal Airlines had exited its operations from India about a decade back due to lack of enough aircraft and other operational reasons. At present,... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-as-casinos-reopen-in-nepal-country-starts-direct-mumbai-kathmandu-flight-2121606
Released mails Reveal Lankan Fury, Debate Over Clinton's Rape Remarks

NEW DELHI: The recently released emails of US presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, reveal that Sri Lanka's strong reaction to the then... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Released-mails-Reveal-Lankan-Fury-Debate-Over-Clintons-Rape-Remarks/2015/09/04/article3009673.ece
Mumbai to get a new cluster university based in Colaba

MUMBAI: Mumbai will have a new university. Once-upon-a-time government colleges of academic excellence like the Institute of Science, Elphinstone... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/education/news/Mumbai-to-get-a-new-cluster-university-based-in-Colaba/articleshow/48796338.cms

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