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India may become hub of global drug trade

India has become a hub of drugs and is an attractive trans-shipment area for heroin bound for Europe, Africa, Southeast Asia and North America despite constant efforts by governments at all levels......

Increase Indo-US anti-terror interaction: Ackerman

Senior US lawmaker, Congressman Gary Ackerman, who chairs the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on South Asia, has said that the first step that both Washington and New Delhi has to take in the......

US VP Biden to take up Mumbai attack with Pak

United States vice president-elect Joe Biden will lead a bipartisan Congressional delegation on a visit to Southwest Asia before he takes office alongside Barack Obama on January 20.For security......

US spyplane crashes

A US Air Force U-2 spy plane has crashed in southwest Asia while returning to its base, killing the pilot, the military said Wednesday. The cause of Tuesday night's crash was under investigation,......

Over 400 missing hours after Chinese ship sinks, captain held

A woman is helped after being pulled out by divers from a sunken ship in Jianli, Hubei province, China. Photograph: Reuters Hundreds were feared dead on Tuesday after a cruise ship capsized in......

World's biggest low-cost airlines

Southwest Airlines remains the world's biggest low cost carrier (LCC), according to Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA). The top five LCC rankings remain unchanged, but big moves have......

World's biggest low-cost airlines

Southwest Airlines remains the world's biggest low cost carrier (LCC), according to Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA). The top five LCC rankings remain unchanged, but big moves have......

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 is Samsung SW Asia hub

South Korea's Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday that India would be the headquarters for its Southwest Asia operations, covering all markets in South Asia, except Pakistan due to the strong......

Sensex marks biggest fall in nearly 2 months, China concerns weigh

The BSE Sensex fell nearly 2 percent on Monday, its biggest one-day percentage loss in nearly two months, on China's stock market rout and concerns that possible stricter norms for participatory......
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Volcanic eruptions effect river flow

Major volcanic eruptions can have a significant effect on the flow of the biggest rivers around the world, researchers said. A team from... ...
Discovery to uncover the story of peaceful co-existence of humans & leopards

The channel will premiere the one-hour special programme, Jawai: India's Leopard Hills, on October 19 at 9 pm BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi |... ...
Dry run

Even in a dry, arid country like India, back-to-back droughts are a relative rarity. In the last 100 years, it has occurred exactly three times —... ...
SW Monsoon Ends with a Deficit of 26pc

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With the southwest monsoon season officially ending on September 30, the state has received 26 per cent less rainfall than the... ...
Farmers flooded from homes as Asian countries plan 500 dams

Singapore/New Delhi: The day after the Indonesian government began to fill the lake behind its new Jatigede dam, Apong sat by the graves of her... ...

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