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India's addition to NSG will escalate nuke race in South Asia: US senator  May 26, 4:05 pm
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Ed Markey, a key US Senator, has said that enabling India to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) would cause a 'never-ending' nuclear race in South Asia.
YuppTV, ACT Fibernet partner to delight Hyderabad users  May 24, 2:51 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): YuppTV, the world's largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for South Asian content has announced its collaboration with ACT (Atria Convergence Technologies Pvt. Ltd.), the country's fourth largest Internet Service Provider (ISP) in the wired broadband category and pioneers in Fiber-to-the-Home technology.
Tiens Group expands in India with South Asian headquarters in Delhi  May 18, 4:08 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Chinese multinational conglomerate Tiens Group inaugurated its South Asian headquarters in New Delhi making the Indian capital the centre of its major expansion plans across the region.
India's nuclear build up undermining South Asia's stability: Pak experts  May 15, 1:33 pm
Islamabad, May 15 (ANI): Warning that India's conventional and nuclear build up is undermining South Asia's strategic stability, the experts in Pakistan said the move set off an arms race in the region.
Central Asian state leaders inaugurate CASA-1000 power project in Tajikistan  May 12, 2:26 pm
Dushanbe (Tajikistan), May 12 (ANI): Central Asian state leaders on Thursday inaugurated the Central Asia South Asia (CASA-1000) transmission line near Dushanbe in Tajikistan.
SAIEVAC meeting historic, collective action to promote child rights: Maneka Gandhi  May 11, 5:32 pm
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): Union Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD), Maneka Gandhi said that the 4th SAARC ministerial meeting is notable and in a way historic since it is the first where South Asia Initiative to End Violence Against Children (SAIEVAC) takes stock of 5 years of work by national governments working in official partnership for the safety and security of children of the region.
'100-Foot Journey Club' launched jointly by Indian High Commission and LSE  May 11, 11:28 am
London, May 11 (ANI): The '100-Foot Journey Club', a new initiative of the High Commission of India and the London School of Economics (LSE) South Asia Centre was launched on Tuesday with a talk on "Rethinking the Global Monetary System" by Dr. Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India.
YuppTV adds 'Star Plus', 'Life OK' to its Hindi offerings  Apr 28, 4:39 pm
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): YuppTV, the world's largest over-the-top (OTT) provider for South Asian content, has enabled two premium Hindi entertainment channels Star Plus and Life OK for its users in the UK, EU, Middle East, Malaysia and New Zealand.
Pak, Tajikistan to start direct flights next month  Apr 26, 6:31 pm
Islamabad, Apr.26 (ANI): Pakistan and Tajikistan are going to start direct flights next month ahead of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visit to Dushanbe for inaugurating the Central Asia-South Asia 1,000 power import project.
Lanka unveils South Asia's tallest Buddha statue   Apr 24, 12:49 pm
Matugama, Apr. 24 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has unveiled South Asia's tallest standing Buddha statue in Matugama of Kalutara district.
Proposed SAARC Cultural Center will enhance South Asian cultural ties says Lankan President  Apr 23, 2:14 pm
Colombo, Apr 23. (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said that the proposed South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Cultural Center to be set up in his country will be a great opportunity to enhance strong cultural links among the people of South Asia.
India should have informed in advance about nuclear test:Pak  Apr 21, 6:35 pm
Islamabad, Apr. 21(ANI): Expressing serious concern over India's tests of nuclear-capable ballistic missiles, Pakistan has said that it would 'disturb strategic balance in South Asia'.
YuppTV launches 18 Sri Lankan channels on its platform  Apr 21, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Apr 21 (ANI): World's largest over-the-top (OTT) provider for South Asian content, YuppTV has expanded its offering with the launch of 18 Sri Lankan TV channels across a variety of genres such as general entertainment, news, music, spiritual etc.
Nepal ranks second in S. Asia in press freedom  Apr 21, 2:10 pm
Kathmandu, Apr. 21 (ANI): Nepal ranks second among the nine South Asian countries as far as press freedom in the region is concerned, as per the annual rankings released by the advocacy group Reporters Without Borders.
New challenges to security in South Asia  Mar 26, 2:05 pm
By I. Ramamohan Rao
Wushu gold medalist Yumlembam Sapna Devi: Pride of northeast  Mar 18, 2:30 pm
Imphal (Manipur), Mar. 18 (ANI): 23-year-old Yumlembam Sapna Devi, who hails from Irilbung Village of east Imphal, is amongst the gold medalists of Manipur at the recently concluded South Asian Games in Guwahati and Shillong
Sushma calls for further consolidation of SAFTA, SATIS  Mar 17, 7:47 pm
Pokhara (Nepal), Mar. 17 (ANI): Lauding the economic and business potential of the South Asian region, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said the SAARC has taken some important decisions to integrate their economies through South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) and South Asian Trade in Services Agreement (SATIS), which need to be developed and consolidated further if nations of the region are to achieve the goal of a South Asian Economic Union.
Nepal PM opens SAARC minister-level meet in Pokhara  Mar 17, 12:09 pm
Pokhara (Nepal), Mar. 17 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Thursday inaugurated the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) minister-level meeting at the Pokhara Hotel Grande.
SAARC Summit likely to be held every alternate November  Mar 17, 11:08 am
Pokhara (Nepal), Mar. 17 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Standing Committee, comprising foreign secretaries of eight member nations, has decided to recommend that its SAARC Council of Ministers meet every alternate November.
SAARC: Swaraj, Aziz breakfast together ahead of bilateral talks  Mar 17, 9:35 am
Pokhara, Mar. 17 (ANI): Ahead of their bilateral talks which are slated for today on the sidelines of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ministerial meeting here, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz joined for breakfast and were seen exchanging pleasantries.
SAARC: Sushma to meet Aziz on sidelines of meet today  Mar 17, 8:34 am
Kathmandu, Mar. 17 (ANI): The two-day meeting of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Council of Foreign Ministers is slated to begin in Pokhara in Nepal today where External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is expected to meet Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on the sidelines of the meeting.
Nepal welcomes SAARC foreign ministers with open heart  Mar 16, 6:10 pm
Pokhara(Nepal), Mar. 16 (ANI): Nepal on Wednesday welcomed South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) foreign ministers and delegates attending the 37th SAARC Council of Ministers' meeting with open heart.
Sartaj Aziz: will discuss anything that Swaraj wants to  Mar 16, 5:15 pm
Pokhara(Nepal), Mar. 16 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said that anything Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj wants to discuss will be discussed during his stay in Pokhara to attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ministerial meeting.
Sushma Swaraj arrives in Nepal to attend SAARC ministerial meeting  Mar 16, 4:30 pm
Pokhara(Nepal), Mar. 16 (ANI): Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here today to attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ministerial meeting where she will be meeting Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on the sidelines of the meet.
SAARC Standing Committee meeting commences  Mar 16, 3:28 pm
Pokhara(Nepal), Mar. 16 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Standing Committee meeting commenced in Pokhara on the eve of 37th SAARC Council of Ministers' meeting.