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West Asia crucial for our long-term energy security: Talmiz Ahmad

Talmiz Ahmad is a former Indian ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Oman and the UAE. In an interview with Aditi Phadnis, he says the disequilibrium in Iraq will continue to prevail. Ahmad......

How tribal factions are causing states across West Asia to unravel

When I was a young lecturer at the University of Oxford’s ChristChurch, the eminent British historian Hugh Trevor-Roper befriended me. In one of our conversations, on being asked......

Why PM Modi needs to engage in West Asia

A new West Asia is emerging and India must engage at the highest level and help shape this change, says Saeed Naqvi ‘Jup raha hai aaj maala ek Hindu ki Arab Barhaman zaade mein shaan e......

India's post-election foreign policy: Looking East, looking West

Experts tell Carnegie Endowment for International Peace that a Narendra Modi government may be Asia oriented, but the US will remain a deep influence. Aziz Haniffa reports. The Carnegie Endowment......

The Saudis, the Iranians and us

Further deterioration of the US-Saudi relationship will have geo-economic and geopolitical effects, says Nitin Pai. West Asia and North Africa are in the throes of a historic geopolitical shift. It......

India keen to diversify oil exports, buy crude from US

Hit by uncertainly over oil supplies from West Asia, India is keen to diversify its imports and wants to buy crude from the US, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said. The new strategy is being......

Is the market's bull run sustainable?

Some oil industry experts believe crude oil prices should remain range-bound with some softness -- but if West Asia is further destabilised, then oil prices may react unpredictably.India’s......

Tata Group setting up Dubai office to boost growth in West Asia

Tata Group is setting up an international nodal office in Dubai to help group companies grow faster in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region. Tata Sons, the group’s holding company,......

Panasonic to make India a regional hub from next month

Panasonic is making its Indian operations a regional hub with markets like West Asia, Africa and neighbouring countries set to become a part of the new entity with effect from next month. The......

'Tata Group serious about a footprint in West Asia'

N Chandrasekaran, managing director and chief executive officer of Tata Consultancy Services, has consistently said he wishes to take the company beyond mature economies such as America and Europe,......

Happy New Year: The WIDEST release for a Bollywood film

Guess how many screens Happy New Year will be shown in! This Diwali, teams from Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment and Yash Raj Films will gear up for the widest Bollywood release so far.......

Mishra stars in India's easy win over West Indies

Amit Mishra is on roll for sometime now, starting from the Asia Cup game against Pakistan, where he gave away just 28 runs and picked two wickets from his 10 overs. Cut to World Twenty20. -......

East rules west on the field at least in Asia

Japan's record fourth Asian Cup title demonstrated that the east of the continent remains the region's dominant force on the field even if the power in the boardroom has switched to the west.......

10 critical injuries on the cricket field

This sequence of images shows Phillip Hughes of South Australia as he is struck on the head by a delivery during Day 1 of the Sheffield Shield match against New South Wales at the Sydney Cricket......

Stats: India's unbeaten run against Sri Lanka and Kohli's record

Virat Kohli captain of India kisses his helmet even as he celebrates his half century during the third One Day International against Sri Lanka in Uppal. Photograph: BCCI Statistical highlights of......

An opportunity for Team India to test the bench strength

The Indian team during a practice session at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack ahaed of the of the opening ODI against Sri Lanka. Photograph: PTI Their World Cup build-up halted by West Indies......
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Brown Girl
Q. Is Putin Tiger od Asia ? Kya wo west ka Patta saaf kar dega ?
Brown Girl:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-putin-tiger-od-asia--kya-wo-west-ka-patta-saaf-kar-dega-/28096842/answers/

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Q. why do birds fly long distance during winter ?
Unnayani Banerjee:  A. He is a ma with Guts. Tiger or Bear or Bull - I can not say ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-do-birds-fly-long-distance-during-winter-/27851319/answers/28096849

Farhaan
Q. Why West Asia and North Africa are in turmoil???
Farhaan:  A. Many species of land migratory birds migrate very long distances, the most common pattern being for birds to breed in the temperate or arctic...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-west-asia-and-north-africa-are-in-turmoil/27781531/answers/27851329

  Web results for West Asia
Walking the last mile together on early warning

the world experienced one of the deadliest natural disasters ever recorded. A9.1 magnitude earthquake off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia,... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/10-yrs-after-tsunami-walking-the-last-mile-together-on-early-warning-114122600047_1.html
Winter rain decoded by IITM researchers

Paper in Climate Dynamics talks of western disturbances and global warming leading to increasing frequency of changes in winter weather pattern.... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/winter-rain-decoded-by-iitm-researchers/
China extends high-speed rail network to Xinjiang

Beijing: China tied the restive far-western region of Xinjiang closer to the rest of the country Friday, opening a high-speed rail line between its... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/china-extends-high-speed-rail-network-to-xinjiang_1520552.html
Crude oil rises due to militant attack on oil terminal

Oil prices rose in Asia today as dealers reacted to a surprise Islamist attack on Libya's main oil terminals that left 22 soldiers dead. US... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/markets/commodities/crude-oil-rises-due-to-militant-attack-on-oil-terminal/article6727183.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
China steps in as world's new bank

China stepping up its role as lender of last resort upends an economic development game that's been decades in the making. Photo: AFP Thanks to... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/BvU8YmUvGuEuLbCUmREeTN/China-steps-in-as-worlds-new-bank.html

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