Keyword Results for   'south asia'  
PM Modi urges ADB to think differently to make an impact in South Asia  Aug 28, 11:36 am
New Delhi, Aug. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reportedly the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to focus on regional connectivity projects.
Nepal's share in Indian imports from South Asia down  Aug 25, 1:43 pm
Kathmandu, Aug.25 (ANI): Nepal's share in India's imports from South Asian countries has declined massively over the last decade, according to a Nepal Rastra Bank study.
Effective defence preparedness key to maintaining peace and stability in S.Asia: Jaitley  Aug 23, 12:32 pm
Vishakhapatnam, Aug.23 (ANI): Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today said that effective defence preparedness is the key to maintaining peace and stability in South Asia.
Ranbir Kapoor teams up with digital music company Saavn  Aug 20, 10:47 am
Mumbai, Aug.20, (ANI): Actor Ranbir Kapoor has teamed up with US based digital music company Saavn (South Asia Audio Video Network), the actor will help the company in consumer marketing, ideation and production, business development and content.
India-Pak football matches will bring them closer, says Kaleemullah  Aug 16, 1:14 pm
Karachi, Aug 16 (ANI): Pakistan football team captain Kaleemullah has said that he hoped a two-match series against arch-rivals India in the coming week would lead to peace and friendship between the two nations.
Pooja Bhatt and Mahesh Bhatt express need for common SAARC anthem  Aug 5, 7:47 pm
Kathmandu, Aug 5 (ANI): Bollywood actress turned director Pooja Bhatt and veteran film director Mahesh Bhatt on Tuesday expressed the need for a common anthem for South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
PR campaign for Startup Village firm's 'smart ring' wins international award  Aug 1, 8:47 pm
New Delhi, Aug 1 (ANI): A three-month-long Public Relations (PR) blitz that catapulted a group of young engineers from the Kochi Startup Village and their wearable technology innovation came to global attention, and has won a top prize at the 2014 SABRE Awards South Asia.
Azhar Mahmood to raise money for South Asia's mental health patients  Aug 1, 11:53 am
Karachi, Aug 1 (ANI): Pakistan's former cricketer Azhar Mahmood will be raising money to support mental health patients of South Asia, in a charity event to beheld in London, on 19th August.
Is Maldives becoming new Jehadi centre, asks Scholar Tufail Ahmad   Jul 29, 4:04 pm
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Tufail Ahmad, director of South Asia Studies Project at the Middle East Media Research Institute, Washington DC feels that under Saudi-Pakistani influence, the Maldivian society is being pushed into the jihadist path.
Expats rank Dhaka as most expensive South Asia city  Jul 18, 1:43 pm
Dhaka, July 18 (ANI): Expatriates in South Asia have ranked Bangladesh capital Dhaka as the most expensive city in South Asia.
2007 emergency: Musharraf's lawyers list those who abetted it  Jul 3, 12:37 pm
Islamabad, July 03 (ANI): Former President retired Gen Pervez Musharraf's legal team drew up a list of eight meetings that the former President of Pakistan held with political and military leaders prior to imposing emergency and the sacking of Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, the then chief justice of Pakistan in 2007.
Support for extremism wanes in Muslim-dominated countries: Survey  Jul 3, 11:04 am
Karachi, July 03 (ANI): A survey has revealed that 66 percent of Pakistanis are concerned about religious extremism while 59 percent do not sympathize with the Taliban militants.
Bring in China also for effective water management in S.Asia  Jun 28, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Former Union Power Minister Suresh Prabhu has called for brining in China also in the discourse of effective water management in South Asia.
Modi writes to Hasina: Hopes for new era of S.Asia cooperation and connectivity  Jun 26, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has written to Mrs. Sheikh Hasina, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, thanking her for her letter of felicitations on his assumption of office.
Make 'Khalistan' buffer state between India, China and Pakistan: Simranjit Singh Mann  Jun 6, 1:33 pm
Amritsar, June 6 (ANI): The president of the Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar), Simranjit Singh Mann, on Friday demanded the creation of a state of 'Khalistan' to act as a buffer state between India, China and Pakistan.
Steep rise in number of Islamic militant groups since 2010, new study finds  Jun 5, 12:31 pm
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A new report released by Rand Corp has revealed that Islamic militant groups in the world have been increasing in number since 2010.
Australian HC promotes prestigious 'Endeavour' scholarships and fellowships  Jun 4, 2:56 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): Australia's Deputy High Commissioner to India, Bernard Philip, underlined the importance of enhancing bilateral cooperation between his country and India in the education sector, by urging both students and higher education faculty to be aware of and to take advantage of Australia's prestigious "Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships".
President meets SAARC leaders at Rashtrapati Bhawan  May 27, 3:10 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee met South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) leaders at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here on Tuesday.
MEA releases departure schedule list of SAARC leaders  May 26, 6:00 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): A Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) release has listed the schedule of departures of all the eight South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Heads of Government, following their courtesy call tomorrow on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee.
MEA releases list of SAARC Heads of Government meet with Modi tomorrow  May 26, 1:37 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): A Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) release has listed the schedule of all the eight South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members Heads of Government who will have a one-on one meetings tomorrow with pri
India among 'most corrupt' countries in South Asia region   May 22, 11:31 am
Islamabad, May 22 (ANI): South Asia is the worst region in the world when it comes to corruption, a new report has found.
SAARC leaders, including Nawaz Sharif invited for Modi's swearing-in ceremony  May 21, 3:17 pm
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): Leaders of South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), including Pakistan's prime minister, Nawaz Sharif has been invited to witness the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi.
Women's SAARC conference in Kathmandu opens with SAARC anthem   May 15, 10:06 pm
Kathmandu, May 15 (ANI): Nepal recently hosted the "Conference on democracy and inclusive good governance for gender equality and sustainable development in South Asia" in capital Kathmandu.
Violence against women in politics rampant in South Asia, say UN Women and CSR study  Apr 30, 9:58 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that violence against women in politics is rampant in South Asia.
SAARC insurance conference concludes in Pakistan  Apr 17, 5:43 pm
Karachi, Apr.17 (ANI): The second SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Insurance Regulators' Meet and International Conference concluded here on Wednesday.