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India thrashed by Korea in Asian Women's Basketball C'ship  Sep 2, 3:57 pm
Wuhan, Sep 02 (ANI): India have been relegated to the qualifying round after suffering their fifth consecutive loss as they were thrashed 44-121 by Korea in a Group A match of the 26th Asian Women's Basketball Championship here on Wednesday.
Devendro advances to Asian Boxing Championships semis  Sep 1, 7:52 pm
Bangkok, Sep 01 (ANI): India's rising boxing talent Devendro Singh secured a berth in the October World Championships after advancing to the semi-finals of the Asian Championships on Tuesday.
Kochi hospital brings open fetal surgery to India  Aug 27, 10:22 am
Kochi, Aug. 27 (ANI): Kochi-based Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre has unveiled a centre for open fetal surgery - the first in Asia for treating complex and rare fetal conditions. With this, India joins the select club of nations after USA, France and Spain to offer open surgery on fetus.
OPPO Appoints Mike Wang as CEO  Aug 25, 7:14 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 25 (ANI Newswire): OPPO, a leading global technology brand dedicated to providing consumers across America, Africa, Europe, Oceania and Asia with pioneering products, has named Mike Wang as the new India CEO effective from 18th August, 2015.
ASSOCHAM asks government to take corrective steps after steep fall in market  Aug 24, 10:43 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 24 (ANI): The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) on Monday urged the government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to take corrective steps after stock markets witnessed steep falls following a China-led sell-off across Asia.
NSA talks called off: Pak editorials offer contradictory views  Aug 23, 3:49 pm
Karachi, Aug. 23 (ANI): The editorials, which have appeared in various Pakistani newspapers, have offered contradicting views on who is to be blamed for the cancellation of the NSA-level talks between the two Asian neighbours.
Indo-Pak problems should be sorted out bilaterally through dialogue: CPI  Aug 22, 11:34 am
New Delhi, Aug. 22 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Saturday backed NSA-level talks, saying that India and Pakistan should sort out the problem bilaterally through dialogue for South Asia's well being.
Pakistan alleges ceasefire violations by Indian forces  Aug 19, 9:31 pm
Islamabad, Aug. 19 (ANI): Director General (South Asia and SAARC) summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner here today to lodge a protest against the alleged ceasefire violations by Indian Security Forces in Harpal Sector due to which a Pakistani Civilian was killed.
India wins Miss Asia 2015 title  Aug 19, 7:47 pm
Kochi (Kerala), Aug.19 (ANI): Miss India Kanika Kapoor was on Tuesday crowned Miss Asia 2015 in a competition held in Kochi, Kerala.
WWE launches 'Direct-To-Fans' Mobile Service on Vuclip  Aug 18, 6:39 pm
New Delhi, Aug.18 (ANI): Vuclip, a leading premium mobile video on demand [VOD] service for emerging markets,today announced a partnership with the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Ltd. to engage WWE fans in emerging markets of the world with video clips on their mobiles.
'Effort has been to maintain strong friendship with neighbours': PM Modi  Aug 18, 1:09 am
Dubai, Aug. 18 (ANI): Emphasizing on good relations with neighbours, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke about India's strong and friendly presence and strategic ties in South Asian countries.
Nishikori beats Isner to win Washington title  Aug 11, 1:44 pm
Johannesburg, Aug.11 (ANI): Asian No.1 Kei Nishikori has won the final of Washington Open by defeating American John Isner 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in men's singles.
Hangover? Good old 'Asian pear' juice can fix you right up  Aug 7, 4:35 pm
Washington DC, Aug 7 (ANI): No more would you worry about getting a hangover, as a new study had found our very own Asian pear can help ward it off.
Not all cultures endorse movie-like romantic kissing, finds study  Aug 6, 5:23 pm
Washington DC, Aug 6 (ANI): While we love the way movies romanticise passionate kisses, it turns out not all cultures in the world have romantic kissing as a norm, while some even find it "repulsive."
EU, Vietnam reach free trade agreement  Aug 5, 9:32 pm
London, Aug 5 (ANI): The European Union has reached a free trade agreement with Vietnam, a second such deal with a South-East Asian country.
FICCI, ILO sign MoU for establishing centre for SCORE Training Services in India  Aug 5, 5:49 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 5 (ANI): Tomoko Nishimoto, Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, ILO and Sanjay Bhatia, Managing Director, Hindustan Tin Works Ltd; President, All India Organisation of Employers (AIOE) and President, FICCI Confederation of MSME, today signed the Phase II of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in establishing a 'National Coordination Centre for Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises (SCORE) Training Services in India'.
Afghanistan expects support from India on economic front  Aug 5, 5:06 pm
New Delhi, Aug.5 (ANI): Afghanistan expects support from India on economic front. This came out loud and clear at a seminar titled "India-Afghanistan: Building Bridges post-2014", which was organised by the Shift Series in collaboration with Centre for Inner Asian Studies and School of International studies, Jawaharlal Lal Nehru University in Delhi.
Issue of releasing prisoners is 'humanitarian': Pak FO(update)  Aug 4, 1:45 pm
Karachi, Aug. 4 (ANI): Reacting to Pakistan's recent handing over of 163 Indian fishermen, Special Assistant to Prime Minister Sharif on Foreign Affairs Syed Tariq Fatemi on Tuesday said that the country has always upheld the issue of prisoners as a 'humanitarian one', adding that he hoped that all the prisoners who have completed their sentences would be released by the South Asian neighbour.
India cruise past Sri Lanka at Asian Volleyball C'ship  Aug 4, 10:01 am
Tehran, Aug 04 (ANI): The Indian men's volleyball team breezed past Sri Lanka 3-0 at the 18th Asian Senior Volleyball Championship.
'Monsoon Verses' in Kathmandu with Abhay K   Aug 2, 11:09 am
Kathmandu, Aug. 2 (ANI): An evening titled 'Monsoon Verses' celebrating the poetry of poet Abhay K was organized in Kathmandu by the South Asian Poetry Festival.
'Pointing fingers' at Pakistan for Gurdaspur attacks 'unfortunate' : FO  Jul 31, 3:45 pm
Karachi, July 31 (ANI): The Pakistan Foreign Office has rejected India's accusation of its involvement in the Gurdaspur terror attack, saying that it was 'unfortunate' on the part the South Asian neighbour to point fingers as the investigation into the attack was not yet complete.
Japan develops new technology for racing car engine and healthcare   Jul 30, 2:06 pm
Tokyo, July 30, (ANI): Car racing is becoming a popular sport in Asia. Recently, the third round of the Super GT race was held at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand's Buriram Province.
Chinese investors take 'most' risk, Japanese 'least' in Asia's five wealthiest markets: Survey  Jul 29, 11:42 am
Hong Kong, July 29 (ANI): A study of Asia's five wealthiest markets shows that investors in China take the most risk, whilst Japanese investors are the most risk averse, with investor behaviour in both countries, suggesting that investors still need to improve efficiencies to achieve balanced risk portfolios to reach long-term financial goals.
Ashapura Intimates Fashion Ltd's Valentine Brand honoured with 'Lounge and Nightwear Brand of the Year'  Jul 29, 11:27 am
Mumbai, July 29 (ANI-Business Wire India): Ashapura Intimates Fashion Ltd's Valentine brand was adjudged 'Lounge and Nightwear Brand of the Year', which is a national award for marketing excellence given by CMO Asia.
Japan eyes global healthcare and entertainment market in Asia  Jul 28, 4:28 pm
Tokyo, July 28 (ANI): The growing demand of healthcare products globally is catching the fancy of leading Japanese firms.