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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.
Pakistani Judo coach praises Humera on bagging gold in International event in Katmandu  Apr 14, 2:21 pm
Karachi, Apr 14 (ANI): Pakistani Judo coach has reportedly praised his apprentice for creating history by becoming the first women to win a gold medal in Judo in an International event.
Karzai to continue playing important role in Afghan politics post elections: Report  Apr 7, 2:46 pm
Washington, Apr. 7 (ANI): Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai is expected to remain a key political player in Afghanistan, despite not contesting for the presidential poll.
Southampton Varsity project to help delta residents adapt to climate change  Apr 7, 12:14 pm
London, Apr.7 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Southampton are leading an international project to understand the effect of climate change on people living in deltas in South Asia and Africa, and how they respond.
UK universities seen notable decline in students from India, Pakistan: Report  Apr 2, 5:17 pm
London, Apr. 2 (ANI): British universities are facing a notable decline in the number of overseas students from South Asia, particularly India and Pakistan, a new report has found.
Jaw-Dropping designs create glitz and glamour on Day 4 of Wills Lifestyle Fashion Week   Mar 30, 3:18 pm
New Delhi, Mar.30 (ANI): Top Indian designers, whose extravagant, fabulous outfits are sought after by South Asians across the globe, showcased their ensemble with jaw-dropping, gorgeous designs on Delhi's runway that added the glitz and glamour on the day four of ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week.
South Asia director of Human Rights Watch welcomes passing of Sri Lanka resolution  Mar 28, 8:54 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 28 (ANI): South Asia director of Human Rights Watch, Meenakshi Ganguly on Friday welcomed the passing of the US-backed resolution seeking probe into Sri Lankan war crimes at the UN Human Rights Council. She said that victims and activists in Sri Lanka had striven courageously for accountability and justice.
Pak football officials 'invite' Maradona to country after Argentine's 'disparaging' remarks  Mar 28, 11:39 am
Karachi, Mar 28 (ANI): Pakistani football officials have reportedly invited Argentine legend Diego Maradona to visit the country after the former player and coach disparagingly compared his own country's association to the South Asian nation's.
Pakistan seeks US intervention to normalize ties with India  Mar 25, 12:51 pm
Islamabad, March 25 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly asked the US to play the role of a pacifier to normalize relations between Pakistan and India.