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Pugilist Sarita Devi disappointed with AIBA's decision of suspending her indefinitely  Oct 25, 8:55 pm
Imphal, Oct.25 (ANI): Pugilist L Sarita Devi who won an Asian Games bronze medal after a controversial semifinal loss, said she is disappointed with the turn of events with the AIBA suspending her and her coaches indefinitely for her conduct.
21 countries including China, India sign MOU on Asian infrastructure development bank   Oct 25, 2:16 pm
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Twenty-One Asian countries including India, China, and Pakistan have signed an inter-governmental memorandum of understanding on the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank for regional development.
Pak court frees suspect in US journalist Daniel Pearl's beheading case  Oct 25, 11:18 am
London, Oct 25 (ANI): An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has reportedly freed one of the suspects in the beheading of American journalist Daniel Pearl.
21 nations sign China-led Asian bank MoU  Oct 24, 6:47 pm
Beijing, Oct.24 (ANI): Twenty one Asian countries, including Bangladesh and Nepal, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) here on Friday to establish the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
Sarita Devi received no help from officials in Incheon, says lawyer  Oct 24, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Sports lawyer Rahul Mehra on Friday alleged that pugilist Sarita Devi received no help and guidance from the Indian officials during the recent Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, which led to her protest and subsequent suspension by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
Anirban Lahiri has a 'happy Diwali' with early lead on first day of Macau Open  Oct 24, 1:14 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 24 (ANI): Indian golf ace Anirban Lahiri said that it was a great Diwali after he shot a brilliant 10-under-par 61 to take an early lead on the opening day of the Macau Open on Thursday, with defending champions Scott Hend a shot behind.
Asian finance ministers to sign MoU to set up AIIB on Friday  Oct 24, 12:26 pm
Kathmandu, Oct.24 (ANI): Twenty-two Asian countries will officially sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) on Friday.
India committed to further strengthening bilateral relationship with Malaysia, says PM Modi  Oct 21, 9:18 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on his nation winning the elections for the membership of 2015-16 term of the UN Security Council, reiterating India's commitment to work for strengthening and expanding relations with the South-East Asian nation.
Kazakhstan joins ASEM, moves to boost multilateral cooperation under new format  Oct 20, 3:52 pm
Astana/New Delhi, Oct.20 (ANI): Kazakhstan has officially joined the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), a key forum for dialogue and cooperation between the two continents, and took part in the 10th ASEM Summit held in Milan, Italy, on October 16 and 17.
Kim Jong-Un hosts banquet for gold medal winners  Oct 20, 1:41 pm
London, Oct 20 (ANI): North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un hosted a banquet for athletes who bagged gold medals for the country at the 17th Asian Games held in South Korea.
Skipper Sana Mir says Pak women's cricket team has 'very bright future'  Oct 19, 2:03 pm
Karachi, Oct 19 (ANI): Pakistan women cricket team captain Sana Mir, who helped the team grab two Gold Medals in the 2010 and 2014 Asian Games in Guangzhou and Incheon, has said that the future of their women's cricket is very bright.
Oz professor suspended over racist email   Oct 18, 3:05 pm
London, Oct 17 (ANI): An Australian professor has been suspended by The University of Sydney for sending racist emails.
Fifth SAARC meeting concludes, energy cooperation framework agreement finalized  Oct 18, 10:21 am
New Delhi, Oct.18 (ANI): The two-day long fifth meeting of the energy ministers of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) nations concluded here on Friday with the Ministers assurance to get the framework agreement for energy cooperation approved from their respective Governments so that it could be signed during the forthcoming SAARC Summit scheduled to be held in November, 2014 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
J-K state failed to recognize my achievements, says Asian Games bronze medalist  Oct 17, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 17 (ANI): Asian Games bronze medallist Chain Singh, who held a meeting with Minister of State of Science and Technology Jitendra Singh here on Friday, said the state of Jammu and Kashmir has failed to give him recognition for his achievements.
Pak court upholds death sentence for Christian woman convicted of blasphemy  Oct 17, 4:04 pm
London, Oct 17 (ANI): A Pakistani court has reportedly upheld the death sentence for a Christian woman who was convicted of blasphemy in 2010.
Fifth SAARC energy ministers meeting to be held in New Delhi  Oct 15, 2:34 pm
New Delhi, Oct.15 (ANI): The fifth meeting of the energy ministers of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) nations has been scheduled for October 16 and 17, with an aim to strengthen energy cooperation among the member countries of the organisation.
Neymar fires all four goals in Brazil's 4-0 rout of Asian champions Japan  Oct 15, 12:29 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 15 (ANI): Japan were rendered helpless against Brazil as Barcelona superstar fired four goals in a spectacular solo performance as his side hammered the Asian champions 4-0 in Singapore on Tuesday.
"Consider me your friend", PM Modi tells medal winners of 2014 Asian Games  Oct 14, 9:39 pm
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday felicitated the medal winners of the recently concluded 2014 Asian Games, which took place in Incheon, South Korea.
HoMAI re-launches as Authentication Solution Providers' Association  Oct 14, 9:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 14 (ANI): Hologram Manufacturers Association of India (HoMAI), which was founded sixteen years ago on December 1 1998 as the world's second and Asia's only Association representing holography, has now been re-launched this year with a broader mandate as Authentication Solution Providers' Association (ASPA).
Sports Minister lauds PM Modi for granting additional funds  Oct 14, 3:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 14 (ANI): Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for granting additional funds for the encouragement of all sporting activities.
Have great enthusiasm to see India excel in sports, says Prime Minister Modi  Oct 14, 1:51 pm
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): Felicitating the medal winners of the 17th Asian Games, at 7 Race Course Road, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Tuesday that he has great enthusiasm to see India excel in sports.
Asia-Pacific Excellence Award to Indian poet-diplomat Abhay K  Oct 14, 12:36 pm
Kathmandu, Oct. 14 (ANI): All India National Unity Council honoured poet-diplomat Abhay K with Asia-Pacific Excellence Award at a function organized in Kathmandu on Saturday, October 11, for his outstanding individual achievements in the field of literature by penning Earth Anthem and SAARC song and for celebrating local, regional and global themes in his poems and writings.
Xiaomi hires ex-Google executive to boost business in India  Oct 14, 12:36 pm
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, which created a buzz with its low budget smartphones MI3 and RedMi 1s, has appointed ex-Google executive Jai Mani to manage its products in India.
Asian Games medal winners felicitated in Delhi  Oct 13, 9:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): The athletes, who finished with a podium position at the 2014 Asian Games, were felicitated at a ceremony held in the national capital on Monday.
Paralympic Games to be held in India next year  Oct 13, 8:52 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot on Monday announced that a multi-sport Paralympic Games will take place in the country in February 2015.
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