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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.
Human rights groups ask Nepal to reject draft TRC Bill Apr 17, 4:13 pm
New York, Apr. 17, (ANI): Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and the International Commission of Jurists on Thursday said that Nepali legislators should reject problematic provisions of the proposed Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) bill introduced in parliament on April 9 of this year.
I am going to Banaras to win the hearts of the people, including Muslims, says Modi (ANI Exclusive Interview) Apr 16, 8:11 pm
Gandhinagar (Gujarat), Apr.16 (ANI): In an exclusive interview given to Asian News International (ANI) on Wednesday, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said he had nothing but love for the people of India, and that his aim was to win their hearts, and seemed to reject the notion that Muslims should fear the possibility of a Hindutva agenda being forced upon them.
Asian Cricket Council chief dismisses security concerns in Pak Apr 16, 2:41 pm
Karachi, Apr 16 (ANI): The chief executive of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has said that he has no security concerns in Pakistan and called on the country's cricket authorities to restore the confidence of the game by bringing back international cricket.
London, April 15 (ANI): Air pollution in China and other Asian countries is generating sweeping impact on weather patterns across the Northern Hemisphere, it has been revealed.
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.
Kashmir holds spring festival in Tulip garden Apr 13, 12:48 pm
Srinagar, Apr. 13 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir celebrated blooming season as people thronged Asia's largest Tulip garden in the valley to attend the spring festival.
Washington, Apr. 12 (ANI): Sony has reportedly warned the new Viao convertible laptop users in the Us to stop using the hybrid as they revealed this week that the laptop is at risk of overheating and catching fire due to a faulty battery.
Samsung Galaxy S5 to launch in 125 markets around world today Apr 12, 10:11 am
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): Samsung's latest smartphone, the Galaxy S5, will reportedly be launched in 125 markets around the world, including the United States, Europe, and much of Asia today.
Mumbai, Apr.11 (ANI): In a unique citizen's initiative, Sapar Iskakov, 70, a tireless entrepreneur from Kazakhstan, has been carrying the flag of EXPO 2017 across the globe to promote the forthcoming international exhibition that the Central Asian country is hosting in its capital Astana.
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): Satellite city projects across the developing world are putting an increasing number of poor people at risk to natural hazards and climate change, according to a new study from the University of Colorado Denver.
HRW calls upon Pakistan to revise repressive anti-terrorism law Apr 11, 1:11 pm
New York, Apr.11, (ANI): The Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Friday said that Pakistan's draft counterterrorism law threatens basic rights and freedoms in violation of Pakistan's international legal obligations,.
World Bank trims growth forecast for China, East Asia Apr 8, 11:12 am
London, Apr. 8 (ANI): The World Bank has slightly cut its 2014 growth forecast for China and East Asia.
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.
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.
AirAsia apologizes for offensive in-flight article saying 'they would never lose a plane' Apr 7, 12:13 pm
Sydney, Apr. 7 (ANI): Southeast Asia's top budget carrier AirAsia is in hot water after its latest in-flight magazine carried an article boasting that its well-trained pilots would never lose a plane.
London, Apr. 6 (ANI): A number of black and Asian doctors promising careers in Britain have come to halt because of racial discrimination in the way GPs are examined, a leading doctor has claimed.
Karachi, Apr. 05 (ANI): A Washington based American think tank has published an index, which has reportedly ranked Pakistan among the least religiously diverse countries in a religiously diverse Asian region.
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.
Asian kids better problem solvers than US and European peers Apr 2, 12:53 pm
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Asian kids are on average better problem solvers than their European and American peers, a new study suggests.
Johannesburg, April 1 (ANI): The global growth rate of mobile devices is reportedly predicted to grow by 6.9 percent in 2014, a survey has revealed.
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.
New Delhi, March 30 (ANI): Rod Anker, Creative Director of Monsoon Salon and Spa, who has worked at fashion weeks in Australia and Asia, has made his debut on the Indian runway at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week.
Johannesburg, Mar 30 (ANI): Team Asia has snatched a share of the inaugural EurAsia Cup by pulling off a stirring comeback in the final round by winning six of 10 singles matches played on Saturday.
London, March 29 (ANI): An Indian-born actress has filed a lawsuit against 'Top Gear' presenter Jeremy Clarkson after he used the word 'slope', which is considered a derogatory term for people of Asian descent, in the final show of the series.
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