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Hockey India announces junior men squad for EurAsia Cup & England tour  Jun 24, 4:31 pm
Bengaluru, 24 June (ANI): Hockey India has announced the junior men's squad for the EurAsia Cup and a six match tour of England in July.
Applications of Pak, India for NSG membership cannot be considered in isolation: MoFA  Jun 24, 5:49 am
Islamabad, June 24 (ANI): The Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said the applications of Pakistan and India for the membership of the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) could not be considered in isolation from the goal of maintaining strategic stability in South Asia.
Exceptions for NSG membership could disturb strategic stability in South Asia: Pak tells China   Jun 23, 9:18 pm
Islamabad, June 23 (ANI): In an attempt directed to foil India's bid to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping that exception for NSG membership could disturb strategic stability in South Asia.
India and South Asia - Major Growth Driver for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics  Jun 23, 1:23 pm
Mumbai (Maharashtra), June 23 (ANI-Businesswire India): Beckman Coulter Diagnostics, a global leader in the clinical diagnostic industry and headquartered out of Brea, CA, USA announced that it is ramping up its commercial focus on the Indian subcontinent with a series of steps that will help substantially increase its customer base- small- to large-volume hospital pathology laboratories.
Pakistan only hurdle to Indian 'hegemony' in South Asia: Sartaj Aziz  Jun 21, 10:32 am
Lahore, June 21 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has asserted that India has always tried to 'maintain its hegemony' in the South Asian region but Islamabad has effectively stood in New Delhi's way.
APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia signs contract with Volvo in Chennai  Jun 17, 6:39 pm
Chennai, June 17 (ANI): APM Terminals Inland Services, South Asia has signed an exclusive agreement with Gothenburg, Sweden-based Volvo Cars to provide a dedicated and specialized warehouse facility in Chennai.
Pak not in favour of India-Afghan ties: Karzai  Jun 17, 11:29 am
Kabul, June 17 (ANI): Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai has said Pakistan, which is not in favour of good relations between India and Afghanistan, wants "no bilateral trade and access to Central Asia for India".
Nepal elected UNGA vice-president from Asia-Pacific  Jun 14, 6:33 pm
Kathmandu, June 14 (ANI): The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) today unanimously elected Nepal as one of its four vice-presidents from the Asia-Pacific Group of States for the 71st session of the General Assembly.
Sri Lanka, ADB sign two million USD grant for relief efforts  Jun 14, 5:37 pm
Colombo, June 14 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a two million US dollars grant agreement to finance the relief efforts in the country following the recent floods and landslides, which caused mass destruction.
US warns of nuclear conflict in South Asia  Jun 13, 5:01 pm
Washington, June 13 (ANI): The United States has warned against the risk of a nuclear conflict in South Asia, following China's proposal for more talks on India's application seeking membership to the Nuclear Suppliers Group on Sunday.
Gold hits four-week high amid Brexit worries   Jun 13, 11:49 am
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): Supported by weaker Asian stocks, gold nearly hit its four-week high early Monday as the investors turned towards safe haven assets ahead of this week's central bank meetings and Britain's June 23 referendum on its European Union membership.
India committed to see SAU progress as flagship project of South Asian region: Swaraj  Jun 11, 10:32 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who spoke at the maiden convocation ceremony of the South Asian University (SAU) today in the national capital, asserted the India remains committed to see the varsity progress as a flagship progress of the region.
India's inclusion in NSG could affect strategic stability: Pakistan  Jun 8, 9:07 pm
Lahore, June 8 (ANI): Following the United States extending their support towards India becoming a member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Pakistan on Wednesday expressed concern saying that New Delhi's inclusion would negatively impact strategic stability in South Asia.
Laos Ambassador seek closer ties with Assam  Jun 8, 2:54 pm
Guwahati, June 8 (ANI): Following the second 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifying match between India and Laos held yesterday in Guwahati, Laos Ambassador to India, Ravi Shankar Aisola said his country is looking for improved cultural and sports exchange programme with Assam as a way to build better relations between both countries.
Thailand now free of mom-to-baby transmission of HIV, syphilis  Jun 8, 1:48 pm
New Delhi, Jun 8 (ANI): World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday hailed Thailand as the first country in Asia and the Pacific region to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis.
Bilateral talks reflection of converging India-US security interests, says US State Department's Nisha Biswal  Jun 8, 9:50 am
Washington, June. 8 (ANI): Hailing the wide range of issues that were discussed during the bilateral talks between India and the United States, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs in the US State Department, Nisha Biswal, on Tuesday, said New Delhi and Washington had invested in each other's security as both nations had converging security interests.
President Obama's 'robust support' shows India ready for NSG membership, says US State Department's Nisha Biswal  Jun 8, 9:35 am
Washington, June. 8 (ANI): With President Barack Obama voicing strong support for India's application to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) and the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) agreeing to admit India, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs in the US State Department, Nisha Biswal, on Tuesday said New Delhi has 'by-and-large' met the criteria and countries do not have any reservation for India's entry.
Three Indian kids to attend Basketball without Borders Camp in Australia  Jun 7, 9:18 pm
Melbourne, June 7 (ANI): The National Basketball Association (NBA), the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and Australia's National Basketball League (NBL) have announced the top 45 boys from 17 countries who will travel to the first Basketball without Borders (BWB) Asia Camp in Australia to be held between June 23 and June 26 at Dandenong Basketball Stadium in Melbourne.
India finish third with 17 medals at Asian Junior Athletics meet  Jun 6, 10:11 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): India ended their campaign at the 17th Asian Junior Championships in style as they finished third by winning 17 overall medals, including 7 Gold, 4 Silver and 6 Bronze at Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam on Monday.
HIS offers diligent hospitality to Asian people  Jun 6, 7:12 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): As the number of foreign tourists increase every year, the travel agents are engaged in serving the tourists diligently. The overseas branches of global firm H.I.S. are active in supporting outbound tours to Japan. In Japan, as part of Japanese hospitality, for the travelers who have language issues, various guide services are provided at the Tourist Information Center that are user-friendly for rapidly increasing individual travelers.
Vijender to face Australian Kerry Hope in maiden title fight on home turf  Jun 6, 7:06 pm
New Delhi, June.6 (ANI): Indian star boxer Vijender Singh will next face Australian Kerry Hope in his first professional fight in his home turf for the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title which is to be held at Thyagraj Sports Stadium here on 16 July.
PM Modi, US likely to discuss Pakistan on NSG meet sidelines  Jun 6, 3:44 pm
Washington D.C., June 6 (ANI): A senior US lawmaker has said that there is every likelihood that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama would discuss ongoing developments in Pakistan and their impact on India and the larger South Asian region on the sidelines of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) meeting scheduled to be held in Washington this week.
YuppTV ties up with 'Future Today', introduces 'Kids & Cookery' content  Jun 6, 1:25 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): YuppTV, the world's largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for South Asian content has announced its tie-up with Future Today Inc. As part of the move, YuppTV will showcase Future Today's Kids (Happykids) and Cookery (ifood.tv) related content to global users on its YuppTV Bazaar platform.
YouTube MCN 'Whacked Out Media' hits 500 million views  Jun 6, 11:51 am
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): Asia's biggest YouTube multi-channel networks Whacked Out Media has surpassed the 500 million monthly views milestone on YouTube. It is definitely no small feat for a company which started off monetizing it's own content on the platform back in 2011. Five years since, Whacked out has placed itself among the top MCNs of YouTube, serving hundreds of partners and creators.
Regions supporting terrorism pose threat to peace-loving societies: Parrikar  Jun 4, 7:58 pm
Singapore, June 4 (ANI): In a veiled hint at Pakistan, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said that networks of radicalism and terrorism, as well as their support structures in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond, continue to pose a threat to all peace-loving societies.