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London, June 30 (ANI): Asian shares have climbed up as the euro lagged behind in the early hours of trading on Tuesday, with Greece looking almost certain to default on a loan payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), stoking fears of the country's exit from the eurozone.
India joins Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Jun 30, 8:52 am
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): India and 49 other founding countries, have signed an agreement which provides a legal framework for the China-led '100 Billion' US Dollar, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
Eight Asiatic lions dead after flash floods in Gujarat Jun 28, 10:18 pm
Amreli, June 28 (ANI): At least eight Asiatic lions were found dead after flash floods struck in Gujarat Amreli's district.
Working mums raise successful daughters, caring sons Jun 26, 9:20 am
London, June 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that leaving kids to go to work may have significant benefits on them later in life.
China, Hong Kong, Taiwan companies dominate 2015 Forbes Asia's 'Best Under A Billion' list Jun 25, 9:16 am
Singapore, June 25 (ANI): Companies from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan once again dominated this year's Forbes Asia's "Best Under A Billion" list.
Muslim gymnast criticised for wearing 'revealing' leotard despite winning gold medals Jun 19, 1:43 pm
Melbourne, June 19 (ANI): Muslim gymnast, Farah Ann Abdul Hadi, of Malaysia criticised for wearing revealing leotard despite winning two gold medals at the Southeast Asian Games.
'Suspended' Alex Soosay resigns as AFC general secretary Jun 17, 1:16 pm
Kuala Lumpur, June 17 (ANI): Asian Football Confederation general secretary Alex Soosay has announced his resignation on Wednesday after he was suspended last month over cover-up claims during an investigation into the organization in 2012.
Abbott urges Asia Pacific nations to act against IS Jun 11, 6:01 pm
London, June 11 (ANI): Describing the Islamic State (IS) as a death cult with 'far-reaching tentacles', Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has called on the Asia Pacific nations to battle the jihadist group.
EWI to host delegation of business leaders to promote political, economic cooperation Jun 11, 6:01 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): In partnership with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and the Observer Research Foundation (ORF), the EastWest Institute (EWI) will host a delegation of business leaders here from June 14 to 16 with the objective to promote political and economic cooperation between Afghanistan, Central Asia, Pakistan and India.
Singapore, June 9 (ANI): Quadria Capital has raised 304 million US dollars for healthcare investments in Asia with a strong support from premier investors and institutions with healthcare expertise.
Wuhan (China), June 7 (ANI): Sprinter Tintu Luka secured her first ever individual international gold medal by winning the women's 800-metre finals as India finished third on the last day of the 21st Asian Athletics Championships here on Sunday.
Wuhun (China), June 7 (ANI): Indian discus thrower Vikas Gowda and steeplechaser Lalita Babar bagged the top honours in their respective events on the penultimate day of the 21st Asian Athletics Championships in Wuhan, China.
Dhaka, June 7 (ANI): Former foreign minister Dipu Moni on Sunday hailed the relationship between New Delhi and Dhaka and said that the growing bond is 'wonderful' for South Asia.
SAARC discusses disaster management in South Asia Jun 6, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): A conference on the role of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in disaster management was held here on Thursday to create effective policies, mechanism and equipments to handle disaster in the region
Facebook's 'stripped-down' Lite app finally lands in Asia Jun 5, 1:23 pm
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Facebook has reportedly rolled out a lighter version of its mobile app, aimed directly at developing markets.
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) has released a report that states that the United Nations and the Government of Bangladesh have been deliberately making the Rohingyas easy prey to the traffickers and terrorists.
Melbourne, June 04 (ANI): Director Cameron Crowe has issued a "heart-felt apology" to those who didn't agree with the casting choice of Emma Stone as an Asian-American in the movie 'Aloha.'
London, June 3 (ANI): A senior Thai military official has reportedly surrendered a day after a provincial court ordered the authorities to detain him over his alleged involvement in the trafficking of Rohingya migrants and other boat people in South-east Asia.
SAU will forge South Asian consciousness: Sushma Swaraj Jun 3, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said that the South Asian University (SAU) will help forge a sense of 'South Asian consciousness' by bringing together students from the region in the pursuit of quality education.
Islamabad, June 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Advisor on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has said that Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj's demand to create a conducive and peaceful atmosphere for starting a dialogue between the two Asian neighbours sounds 'ironical'.
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said that the US nuclear deal with India has "affected strategic stability which existed before that" in South Asia.
New Delhi, June 2 (ANI): A report released by the Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) has called for an end on imposition of death penalty by majority view of the judges of the high courts and the Supreme Court of India.
Samsung ranked No. 1 brand in Asia Jun 2, 1:14 pm
Hong Kong, June 2 (ANI): While Samsung's sales may be under pressure, its reputation in Asia is holding up.
New York, June 1 (ANI): U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Anne Richard has urged Myanmar to give citizenship to Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution there, saying that resettling them in a third country was not an answer to the "swelling tide" of boat people in South East Asia.
London, June 1 (ANI): United States Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has asserted that the country will continue to play a "pivotal" role in Asia in the future, a day after Beijing warned Washington against meddling in the "disputed" South China Sea.
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