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Islamabad, Jan. 27 (ANI): Pakistan on Tuesday said the operationalization of the Indo-US nuclear deal for political and economic expediencies would have a detrimental impact on deterrence stability in South Asia.
Seminar on culture and politics in South Asia held in New Delhi Jan 23, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 23 (ANI): Scholars and students came together to talk about the relationship between culture and politics in South Asia at the seminar, 'Performative Communication', co-organized by South Asian University and Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi.
India opens Attari check post for Afghan exports Jan 22, 9:02 am
New Delhi, Jan. 22 (ANI): India has confirmed that it has opened the Attari check post to facilitate the movement of duty free exportable items from Afghanistan under the South Asia Free Trade Area (SAFTA) agreement.
New Delhi, Jan.20 (ANI): The Centre for Civil Society organized a two-day first Annual South Asia Students for Liberty Conference here.
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that up to 8 percent of Indians and other South Asians carry gene mutation that causes heart failure and potentially fatal heart attacks.
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): A new study has found that taking multivitamins daily during pregnancy results in longer pregnancies bigger, healthier babies.
India raises concern on employment, social protection in South Asia Dec 20, 11:46 am
New Delhi, Dec.20 (ANI): The Institute of Human Development organized an international conference here on "Meeting the Challenges of Employment and Social Protection in South Asia" in collaboration with International Labour Organization (ILO) United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Canada in New Delhi.
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): Union Urban Development and Housing and Poverty Alleviation Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that the people's participation in the development process is of utmost importance and added that there should be provision of institutional infrastructure for efficient, accountable and transparent governance.
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): India is providing training to South Asian scholars in employment and social protection issues at the Delhi based Institute of Human Development.
India brings together SAARC region for deeper integration Dec 11, 1:23 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): India is taking a positive step in building blocks in the SAARC region as students from the South Asian University participated in an event to commemorate the 30th SAARC Charter Day.
India connects SAARC region through education Dec 7, 2:04 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 7 (ANI): India has become an educational hub for students from the SAARC countries, including Afghanistan and Nepal.
New Delhi, Dec. 3 (ANI): India has offered administrative skills to professionals from South Asia, including Afghanistan, under its "Learning South-South Cooperation" programme.
Karachi, Nov 29 (ANI): The board of directors of South Asia Democracy Watch has recently condemned the verdict of Gilgit antiterrorism court to jail sentence Veena Malik for blasphemy, it has been reported.
Sri Lanka Defence Secretary calls on nations to share intelligence to combat trans-national crime Nov 28, 3:32 pm
Colombo, Nov.28 (ANI): Nations in the South Asian and South East Asian regions need to share intelligence to combat trans-national crimes such as human trafficking, narcotics smuggling and terrorism, said Sri Lanka's Defense Secretary, Gotabhaya Rajapaksa.
PM Modi returns after successful SAARC meet Nov 28, 8:51 am
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the national capital on Thursday after a successful three-day visit to Nepal capital Kathmandu, where he attended the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit.
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in its Kathmandu Declaration stated that it was looking towards achieving universal health coverage among all its member nations, adding that it was targeting the elimination of poverty.
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Expressing their strong determination to deepen regional integration for peace, stability and prosperity in South Asia by intensifying cooperation in various areas including security, the heads of government unequivocally condemned terrorism and violent extremism in all its forms and manifestations.
SAARC seeks to free region of poverty and provide food security Nov 27, 9:12 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in its Kathmandu Declaration stated its intent to free the South Asia region of poverty, adding that the organisation will look to provide food security to its member nations.
SAARC welcomes 'significant progress' in connectivity and energy Nov 27, 8:52 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in its Kathmandu Declaration welcomed what it called was 'significant progress' in the connectivity and energy sectors among the member nations.
SAARC Summit keen on deepening regional cooperation Nov 27, 8:52 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in its Kathmandu Declaration looked towards the deepening of regional cooperation among the member nations, also renewing their commitment towards the creation of the South Asian Economic Union (SAEU).
SAARC CCI impressed with PM Modi's dream for South Asia Nov 27, 8:41 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CCI) on Thursday expressed its admiration for the vision Prime Minister Narendra Modi has for the South Asian region, adding that the body was hopeful of the passing of all three agreements that had been brought on to the table during the summit.
PM Modi calls Nepalese counterpart Koirala 'a wonderful host' Nov 27, 8:41 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday thanked the people Nepal for their hospitality and called his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala 'a wonderful host' after the conclusion of the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit.
SAARC members discussed matters of mutual interest: Koirala Nov 27, 8:13 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala said the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit concluded successfully on Thursday, and added that the members discussed matters of mutual interest including advancing regional cooperation.
Pak journalists term PM Modi as strong, mature politician Nov 27, 8:13 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Pakistani journalists who were able to interact with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit held here on Thursday expressed their admiration of the Indian leader, adding that he was a strong and mature politician.
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) has changed its programme and has decided to hold the summit once in two years rather than keeping the conference an annual event. The grouping has also decided to hold its next summit in Islamabad in 2016.
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