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Nepal seeks India's help in water management Feb 28, 11:50 am
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): To meet the growing challenges in waste water management, the Centre for Science and Environment organized a three-day seminar in New Delhi.
U.S. experts claim major Pak scripted terror attack in India may lead to nuclear war Feb 28, 11:14 am
Karachi, Feb 28 (ANI): Two U.S. experts on South Asian Affairs have said that a major terrorist attack in India can lead to a massive military assault on Pakistan that could result in a nuclear war in one of the world's most populous regions.
TinyOwl raises 16M dollars in Series B funding round to spread across 50 cities in India Feb 27, 12:56 pm
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): India-based food ordering service TinyOwl reportedly landed 16 million dollars in a Series B funding round to expand its services across 50 cities in the South Asian country.
Maha Shiva Rathri can help to end hatred: Sri Lankan PM Feb 17, 1:35 pm
Colombo, Feb.17 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, said Tuesday that the festival of Maha Shiva Rathri, which is celebrated across South Asia, will open the door to eliminate hatred.
'India shouldn't view its relationship with Lanka as bilateral contest with China', says Saran Feb 15, 3:31 pm
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): Former foreign secretary Shyam Saran has said that India should not look upon its relationship with Sri Lanka or with any other country in South Asia as a 'zero-sum game' between New Delhi and Beijing.
Pak diplomat Jalil Abbas Jilani urges US to pressurize India to embrace counterterrorism proposal Feb 9, 12:49 pm
Washington, Feb 09 (ANI): Jalil Abbas Jilani, the top Pakistani diplomat in Washington, has urged the US to pressurize India into acknowledging Islamabad's economic and counterterrorism proposal in order to ensure peace in South Asia.
US set to work with Pakistan to ensure peace in South Asia Feb 7, 2:38 pm
Islamabad, Feb 07 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's national security strategy also details the country's plans to work with Pakistan to restore stability in Afghanistan and maintain regional peace.
Pak's Fazlur Rehman says imperative to resolve Kashmir issue to ensure peace in South Asia Feb 2, 3:03 pm
Islamabad, Jan 02 (ANI): Pakistan's JUI-F leader and Kashmir Committee Chairman Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that it is important to resolve the Kashmir issue to ensure peace in South Asia.
Top Pak diplomat Aziz warns of arms race in South Asia post India-US nuclear agreement Jan 30, 12:02 pm
Karachi, Jan 30 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister's Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has warned of a renewed arms race in South Asia following a nuclear trade breakthrough between the United States and India.
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.
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