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China calls for enhanced talks to resolve conflicts with neighbouring countries  Nov 22, 2:50 pm
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Chinese Defence Minister Chang Wanquan has said that he wants to enhance talks with the neighbouring countries in order to resolve conflicts.
First Asian T-20 Cricket Cup for Deaf and Dumb commences in Dharamsala  Nov 22, 1:20 pm
Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh), Nov. 22 (ANI): Differently- abled cricketers showcased their talent on the cricket grounds of Dharamsala, at the maiden three-day Asian T-20 Cricket Cup for Deaf and Dumb.
Kashmir issue would've been resolved had Manmohan Singh visited Islamabad, says former Pak FM  Nov 21, 8:46 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 21 (ANI): Pakistan's former foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri on Friday said that New Delhi and Islamabad would have been able to resolve the Kashmir issue and achieve peace if former prime minister Manmohan Singh had visited the Asian neighbour in 2006.
Horses, rhinos may have originated from India  Nov 21, 10:35 am
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that ancestor of horses and rhinos originated on the Asian subcontinent while it was still an island.
Pak denies India offered car to Sharif at SAARC summit  Nov 20, 3:35 pm
Islamabad, Nov 20 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Office spokeswoman Tasneem Aslam has dismissed reports that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif rejected the use of a bulletproof car provided by India at SAARC summit, saying that no car was ever offered to him by the neighbouring country.
Imagining SAARC without Pakistan  Nov 20, 7:01 am
New Delhi, Nov.19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi had described his first major foreign policy initiative of inviting South Asian Association Regional Cooperation (SAARC) leaders for his swearing-in on May 26 as a "right decision at the right time", and said a message has gone out to the world which is still talking about it.
Abbott hails emerging superpower, India for practicing democracy  Nov 18, 12:49 pm
Canberra, Nov. 18 (ANI): Hailing India for being a democratic nation, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday stated that with New Delhi emerging as a superpower in Asia, the balance of power was shifting in the Indo-Pacific region which is increasingly becoming the buzzword around the globe.
New energy of 800 million youth will change India: PM Modi  Nov 18, 8:55 am
Canberra (Australia), Nov.18 (ANI): Describing the Asia-Pacific and South Asian regions as dynamic and as holding the key to the modern world's future; and mentioning Australia is being at its cross-currents, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday welcomed Australia's growing role in driving the region's prosperity and shaping its security.
PM Modi says India and Australia must deepen security ties to counter terrorism  Nov 18, 6:57 am
Canberra (Australia), Nov.18 (ANI): India and Australia can play their part in expanding their bilateral security cooperation and deepening their international partnerships in the Asia-Pacific region to counter menacing challenges like the threat of terrorism, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday.
China will never use force to achieve goals, says President Xi  Nov 17, 9:21 pm
Canberra, Nov. 17 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday stated that his nation would never use force to achieve its goals, adding that Beijing wants to work towards peace in the South Asia region.
Stiffening US resolve against China?  Nov 17, 5:26 pm
Whilst in Brisbane for the Group of 20 (G-20) Summit, President Barack Obama warned against bullying in the Asia-Pacific region. Although he did not mention China by name, the implication was obvious.
Nishikori eyes first Grand Slam next year post Tour Finals breakthrough  Nov 17, 1:37 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 17 (ANI): Japanese tennis ace Kei Nishikori is of the opinion that his strong display at the ATP Tour Finals would provide him the perfect springboard to win his first Grand Slam crown next year.
Pope Francis denounces euthanasia as 'sin against God'  Nov 16, 1:47 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 16 (ANI): Pope Francis has recently condemned the "right to die movement," and called it a "sin against God and creation."
India to take part in Defence Chiefs' Dialogue in Sri Lanka  Nov 16, 10:45 am
Colombo, Nov.16 (ANI): India will join seven other SAARC and ten ASEAN member nations at the inaugural South and Southeast Asian Nations (SASEAN) Defense Chiefs' Dialogue- 014 from November 27 to 29 in Colombo.
Nepal Govt. says SAARC Summit preparations have reached final stage  Nov 16, 8:51 am
Kathmandu, Nov.16 (ANI): Preparations for the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) Summit to be held here on November 26 and 27 have reached the final stage.
Chinese outfits worn by world leaders at APEC selling like hotcakes online  Nov 15, 5:41 pm
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): The outfits worn by world leaders at this year's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Beijing are reportedly selling like hotcakes on e-commerce portals.
Farhan Akhtar honored to be UN's Women South Asia Goodwill Ambassador  Nov 15, 10:01 am
Dubai, Nov 15 (ANI): Bollywood actor-director Farhan Akhtar is honored to have been appointed as UN's Women South Asia Goodwill Ambassador.
Situation being created where migrants outnumber locals, says Pakistani academic Hasan  Nov 13, 7:10 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 13 (ANI): Pakistani architect and academic Arif Hasan on Thursday stated that a situation is being created across South Asia where, due to changing values and lifestyles, the number of migrants in cities has started to outnumber the locals.
Prime Minister Modi invites Indonesian companies to India  Nov 13, 6:55 pm
Nay Pyi Taw, Nov. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who met Indonesian President Joko Widodo on the sidelines of the ongoing East Asia Summit here on Thursday, invited Indonesian companies to India.
PM Modi meets Philippines President  Nov 13, 4:07 pm
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Philippines President Benigno Aquino on the sidelines of the ongoing East Asia Summit here on Thursday
China tests new stealth jets built with stolen F-35 design during Obama visit  Nov 13, 2:49 pm
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): China conducted test flights of its new stealth jet prototype, reportedly built with stolen design of F-35 Joint Strike, during US President Barack Obama's visit to Beijing for the Asian economic summit this week.
PM Modi meets Russian counterpart on East Asia Summit sidelines in Myanmar  Nov 13, 8:38 am
Naypyidaw (Myanmar), Nov. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev on the sidelines of the ongoing East Asia Summit 2014 in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw.
PM Modi attends East Asia Summit in Myanmar capital  Nov 13, 8:26 am
Naypyidaw (Myanmar), Nov. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday attended the East Asia Summit 2014 in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw along with leaders of other countries.
India, ASEAN should further strengthen security cooperation: PM Modi  Nov 12, 10:40 pm
Nay Pyi Taw, Nov. 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, while acknowledging the security cooperation between India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries, called for even greater collaboration in that sector, adding that progress and prosperity depends on peace in the region.
PM Modi identifies science, technology as key areas of cooperation with ASEAN  Nov 12, 10:22 pm
Nay Pyi Taw, Nov. 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday identified science and technology were key areas of cooperation with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries, adding that skill development is essential for economic development of the region.