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'Would Mira Nair make a Missouri Masala now?'

Civil rights activist Deepa Iyer, former executive director, South Asian Americans Leading Together, a social justice organisation thought after a visit to the minority businesses hit in recent......

India has to lead, will do its part: Highlights of PM Modi's SAARC summit speech

On Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the first time addressed the leaders of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation in Kathmandu in Nepal. Here are the top quotes from his......

Will India-Pak bilateral relations overshadow SAARC summit?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of other South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation countries will meet in Kathmandu on Wednesday with an aim to revitalise the regional grouping and......

PM Modi not to visit Janakpur during Nepal tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will only travel to Kathmandu when he will leave on Tuesday to attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Nepal, despite his wish to visit......

Raphel spying probe won't hit ties with South Asians: US

A federal counter intelligence probe against former top American diplomat Robin Raphel, who also lobbied for Pakistan post retirement, would not impact America's ties with South Asian countries, a......

Twitter wants to don a more sporty avatar in India

When boxer Mary Kom won a gold medal and L Sarita Devi refused a bronze at the recently concluded Asian Games in South Korea, about 100,000 congratulatory and supportive messages were posted on......

Tricks of trade: How South Asian network can help India

The Greater Mekong Sub-region economic corridors initiative offers a model that should be duplicated in South Asia, notes Barun Roy. Slowly but surely, the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) is moving......

SAARC to fast-track development bank: Nepal

South Asian countries, including India and Nepal, would fast-track the process of setting up of the SAARC Development Bank to garner funds for development of infrastructure in the region.During the......

Why is India a difficult country to do business in?

The average number of procedures for starting a business is seven among South Asian economies, it is 12 for India. Even after two decades of economic reforms, India continues to falter on various......

India to set up separate ASEAN Mission; FTA by year-end: PM

Eyeing greater cooperation with South East Asian countries on economic and security issues, India on Thursday announced a separate Mission for ASEAN region to be set up in Jakarta with a full-time......

Happy Ending goes to New York

Indian and Pakistani movies, now in New York theatres!   New York's ongoing South Asian Film Festival has got quite a good taste of India.   It all started with the film X, made by 10......

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to be honoured at South Asian Film Festival

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is no stranger to international recognition. He will now be honoured at the Chicago South Asian Film Festival, and will leave for the US on September 16. "I am being......

Going beyond Bollywood

The South Asian International Film Festival celebrates 10 years of showcasing independent cinema. Chaya Babu reports. On the opening night of the South Asian International Film Festival at the......

'Films are one of the ways our children will know our heritage'

Founder Shilen Amin tells Arthur J Pais how far the South Asian International Film Festival has come since its inception 10 years ago. Shilen Amin, the founder and the driving force behind the......

Over 6,000 people attend San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

More than 6,000 people attended 3rd i’s (pronounced third eye) 11th annual San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival, held from November 7 to 16. The theme was celebrating the......

Asian Games: South Korea beat North to win soccer gold

South Korea players celebrate after claiming the Football Men's Gold Medal match against North Korea at Munhak Stadium in Incheon on Thursday. Photograph: Stanley Chou/Getty Images South Korea's......

Asian Games: India to meet Pakistan in men's hockey final

Akashdeep Singh, left, of India celebrates after scoring in the men's hockey semi-final against South Korea. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images A brilliant field goal by Akashdeep Singh gave......

Asian Games chit-chat: Japanese swimmer sent home for stealing camera

A Japanese athlete at the Asian Games has been charged by police after admitting to stealing a camera from a South Korean journalist, police said on Saturday. The Japanese Olympic Committee said in......

Asian Games: South Korea takes down all national flags over protest fears

A woman walks past posters of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games. Photograph: Getty Images Asian Games organisers (IAGOC) confirmed on Thursday they had taken down the flags of participating countries......

Sports Shorts: India beat SKorea 3-0; finish lowly ninth

Akashdeep Singh scored two goals as India posted a comfortable 3-0 win over Asian champions South Korea to finish a lowly ninth in the men's hockey World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium at The Hague in......
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Q. Which term is used for the the highly developed economies of Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan?
Anil:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-term-is-used-for-the-the-highly-developed-economies-of/28074447/answers/

Sharmila Bose
Q. "In naval terms, Israel sees great strategic value in an alliance with the Indian Navy, given India's dominance of South Asian waters. Due to the great importance of maritime trade to the Israeli economy it thus sees the potential of establishing a logistical infrastructure in the Indian Ocean with the help of the Indian Navy. In 2000, Israeli submarines reportedly conducted test launches of cruise missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads in the waters of the Indian Ocean, off the Sri Lankan coast"This is the cause of continuous Submarine accidents to replace Israel navy.Your v
Sharmila Bose:  A. Asian Tigers or Asian Dragons more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-naval-terms-israel-sees-great-strategic-value-in-an-allia/28062930/answers/28074449

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Q. 17th Asian Games in Incheon . India wasted chances galore in their One to Two defeat against arch-rivals and defending champions Paki in a keenly-contested Pool B match of the men's hockey The win virtually assured Pak's top position in Pool B, while India made life difficult for themselves and at best now can only finish second in the pool and face mighty South Korea in the semi-final. But for that to happen India will have to overcome lower-ranked but dangerous China in their last pool match on Saturday. We always feel nervous while playing Paki ! Why ! Your views please ?
Apocalypso:  A. it is all about money and business , common man still thinking of his roti kapda makaan dawa sehat izzat ,wah re mere desh ke neta more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/17th-asian-games-in-incheon-.-india-wasted-chances-galore-in/27868381/answers/28062932

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AirAsia flight QZ8501 carrying 162, including 16 children and an infant, goes missing

A file photo of an AirAsia plane at a runway. A flight of the Malaysian low-cost airline lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday,... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/airasia-s-indonesia-singapore-flight-goes-missing-search-operations-on/article1-1301020.aspx
9 hours after it went missing, no trace of QZ8501 yet

1.50 pm: Twitterati reacts to news of disappearance of QZ8501 with shock Twitter woke up to the dreadful news of QZ8501 disappearing and... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/airasia-live-9-hours-after-it-went-missing-no-trace-of-qz8501-yet-2018971.html
Fake currency notes seized in West Bengal

Kolkata, Dec 28 (IANS) Fake Indian currency notes (FICN) with face value of nearly Rs.4 lakh were seized from a railway station in West Bengal's... ...

http://news.chennaionline.com/newsitem.aspx?NEWSID=8e998a5b-a02f-42f1-b197-bbfb927d3e47&CATEGORYNAME=NATL
New leagues take off but IPL courts …

New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) It was a year of many firsts for Indian sports with a number of new leagues taking off but controversy was not too far... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/leagues-off-ipl-courts-fresh-controversy-083212126.html
South Korea promises to help Bangladesh football

South Korea Football Association (KFA) president Chung Mong Gyu, who is visiting Bangladesh, hoped to extend his support to football in the... ...

http://news.webindia123.com/news/Articles/Sports/20141228/2518800.html

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