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India's support for Putin not linked to Khobragade row: US

Nisha Desai Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for South Asian Affairs in the Obama administration, has strongly asserted that India's support for Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions in......

'Don't take a woman's financial, emotional independence for granted'

Maitri, which provides free and confidential services to South Asian-American families facing domestic violence, at its 23rd annual gala, raised half a million dollars. Ritu Jha reports About 400......

The poor, young and the desi in New York

A report on South Asian youth demolishes model minority myth, says George Joseph South Asians below 20 in New York City are more likely to live in poverty than their peers, a report by the Queens......

'I want to be another Guru Dutt'

The going has never been easy for author Cyrus Mistry. The reclusive author, who bagged the prestigious South Asian literature award, talks openly to P B Chandra about his illness and how writing......

Riots in Little India inexcusable: Singapore PM

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has described the outbreak of violence among South Asian foreign workers on December 8 as “inexcusable”. But he assured that Singapore will......

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......

Why south Asian nations need to work hard on reforms

Noting that India’s slowdown has significant spillover effects on the rest of South Asia, the World Bank has said South Asian countries need to work hard on reforms. Observing that the......

Indian pharma cos shifting R&D to SE Asian countries

Indian pharma companies are shifting research and development operations and clinical trials to South-East Asian countries due to transparent regulations and sops offered by these nations, a survey......

South Asian rights group concerned over US Immigration Bill

A South Asian rights group has expressed serious concerns over certain provisions of the comprehensive immigration reform bill that will pave a pathway to citizenship to some 11 million......

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......

PIX: Sunny Leone charms New York

Actress Sunny Leone charmed New York when she hosted the first-ever South Asian Rising Star Film Award Gala Dinner on October 23. The Jism 2 actress wore a stunning blue gown for the...

Spotted: Manisha Koirala in Washington DC

Reader Chetna Gola's husband, Yatin met Manisha Koirala at the Indian Embassy in Washington DC during the South Asian Film Festival last month.According to Yatin, Manisha was very friendly and......

Africa, South America need more representation at World Cup: Platini

UEFA chief Michel Platini wants the World Cup finals expanded to 40 teams from 2018 to allow more African and Asian countries into the tournament without reducing the number of European nations......

India win SAFF Under-16 football title

Defender Jerry Lalrinzuala scored a spectacular long range goal as India beat Nepal 1-0 in the final to win the South Asian Football Federation Under-16 Championship at the Dasharath stadium in......

SAG: Ex-LTTE men make SL's shooting probables list

Sri Lanka has included three ex-LTTE marksmen as members of the national rifle shooters' pool for the South Asian Games to be held in New Delhi next year. The three ex-LTTErs -- Kanakasuntharam......

Football: India woman's team advance to SAFF C'ship final

Sasmita Mallick found the net four times as India mauled Afghanistan 11-0 to storm into the Women's South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship in Colombo on Friday. India's goals came......

Not possible to trust IOA: Maken

Sticking to the decision of deferring the South Asian Games to the second half of 2014, Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Friday said that the IOA could be handed over the responsibility of organising......
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Q. Essays on South Asian Socilolgy and Politcs - name the author ?
Stalin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/essays-on-south-asian-socilolgy-and-politcs---name-the-autho/26940085/answers/

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Q. who won the 2012 DSC prize for the South Asian literature at the Jaipur Literature Festival ?
Stalin:  A. ullas Sharma more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-won-the-2012-dsc-prize-for-the-south-asian-literature-at/26932667/answers/26940134

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Q. Do you feel sorry for the Indian cricket team in South Africa? Is overdose of domestic and international cricket proving to be their undoing?
India Lover:  A. shehan Karunatilaka more

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Q. why are some indian happy when india loses ?
Tiaa:  A. \utwenty-fivecfourHere is my ALL TIME XI\utwenty-fivecfour', one. S.Tendulkartwo. S.Gavaskarthree. D.Bradman---Captainfour. B.Larafive....... more

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Q. Do U Prefer MASALA MILK or still KULFI ICE ?II
Anantharaman:  A. I can understand your feelings mate. I don't think people hate Team India as such. They hate BCCI to be precise. Being an Indian, I hate BCCI too....... more

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Deterrence debates and defence

India's Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is scheduled to conduct a ballistic missile interceptor test later this month which... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/deterrence-debates-and-defence/article5931349.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Deers at Patiala Mini Zoo

New Delhi: Irked over being held up in traff... Nalanda/Neemuch: Two leaders from the Aam Aadmi Pa... Mohali: The physical works on MoUs... ...

http://spaceviewtimes.com/lifestyle/specials/item/4838-oh-my-deer-its-worth-aping-deers-at-patiala-mini-zoo
New snake species found at Mt Everest

Chinese scientists have discovered a new species of the aggressive brownish pit viper in the largest scientific study since the 1970s on wildlife... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2014/04/20/new-snake-species-found-at-mt-everest/
Some Facts Beyond

by Mahaswetha Dass The concern over the lack of a legal mechanism for the protection of refugees and stateless persons in the South Asian region... ...

http://www.mainstreamweekly.net/article4862.html
Five lively food streets in Mumbai

In a metropolis like Mumbai, where every road is punctuated with a busy, giant junction, cosy streets and the shops nestled within them have an... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/five-lively-food-streets-in-mumbai/15241089

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