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Afghanistan remains focus of conference on South-Asia in Delhi Oct 29, 2:27 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): The Institute of Defense Studies and Analyses (IDSA), a Delhi based think tank, organized a two-day conference of 8th South Asia Dialogue on "The Role of media in Promoting Regional Understanding in South Asia" recently.
Asian girls among sex abuse victims in Rotherham: Report Oct 29, 1:56 pm
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Asian girls are reportedly being targeted for sexual exploitation by Asian men in Rotherham.
Prasar Bharti CEO Jawahar Sircar elected ABU vice president Oct 28, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): Mr. Jawhar Sircar, CEO, Prasar Bharati, has been elected as the vice president of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU).
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, in a joint statement during the latter's two-day state visit, on Tuesday said that strong relations between India and Vietnam are essential for peace and stability to both nations and the wider South Asia region.
Vietnam is at the forefront of India's engagements in Asia-Pacific regions, says PM Modi Oct 28, 3:10 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that Vietnam is crucial for India's engagement in the Asia-Pacific region, noting that Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung shared his confidence in the relations between the two nations.
New Delhi, Oct.27 (ANI): Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Robin K. Dhowan, on Monday expressed hope that the visit of his Sri Lankan counterpart Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera would further strengthen and bridge the friendship that exists between the two Asian neighbours and open-up avenues of co-operation between both sides.
China steps up border security to prevent terrorist suspects from fleeing to foreign nations Oct 27, 1:39 pm
Beijing, Oct 27 (ANI): China has intensified security and patrols in the border area in order to prevent suspected terrorists from illegally leaving for foreign nations to join extreme Islamic forces, said government sources.
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.
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).
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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