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President Mukherjee congratulates Asian Games 2014 medal winners  Sep 30, 4:18 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 30 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee congratulated medal winners in Asian Games 2014.
Sania Mirza and Saketh Myneni win India's sixth gold in Incheon Asian Games  Sep 29, 9:51 pm
Incheon, Sept.29 (ANI): Sania Mirza and Saketh Myneni won India's sixth gold medal on Monday by beating Chinese Taipei's Hsien Yin Peng and Hao Ching Chan 6-4, 6-3 in Asian Games 2014 at Incheon.
Offering silver lining at Asian Games Indian shooters return home  Sep 29, 7:07 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 29 (ANI): Offering a silver lining, Indian men shooting team returned back home after stringing together a series of few good shots to clinch one gold, two silvers and six bronze medals at the Asian Games 2014.
100-plus artistes dance, sing, drum at grand finale of SAARC fest  Sep 29, 6:52 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 29 (ANI): Over 100 artistes from India and abroad performed together to tastefully coordinated choreography that unveiled a grand range of aesthetics, ringing down curtains on the SAARC Cultural Festival on Traditional Dances of South Asia in the capital.
PM Modi begins breakfast meeting with CEOs of top US firms in New York  Sep 29, 6:39 pm
New York, Sept.29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has begun a breakfast meeting with CEOs of 11 top US companies here on Monday morning, during which he is expected to hard sell India as the best investment destination in Asia.
Mukherjee congratulates Asian Games medal winners  Sep 29, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, Sept.29 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated medal winners in Asian Games 2014.
Now, 'mantis shrimp-inspired' camera that can detect cancer  Sep 29, 10:57 am
London, Sept 29 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new camera which can detect cancer and monitor the activity of exposed nerve cells.
21st century belongs to Asia: PM Modi  Sep 28, 11:42 pm
New York, Sept. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the world is convinced that the 21st century belongs to Asia.
Asian Games: Yogeshwar Dutt bags gold in 65kg men freestyle wrestling  Sep 28, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 28 (ANI): London Olympic bronze medalist Yogeshwar Dutt has bagged a gold medal in the Asian Games men's 65-kg freestyle wrestling, ending a 28 year drought for the same.
Tripura flower decorators hopes to earn big by the end of Durga Puja  Sep 28, 9:12 am
Agartala (Tripura), Sept.28 (ANI): The 10-day-long Durga Puja festival, also referred to as Durgotsava or Sharadotsav, plays a vital role for the business of age old cottage industry of garlands and decorative items as they make immense profit during this festival time. It is an annual Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates the worship of the Hindu goddess Durga.
SAARC nations need shared database on heritage  Sep 27, 11:28 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 27 (ANI): SAARC nations should own a shared database on the intangible cultural heritage (ICH) of South Asia so as to locate the region's cultural components, pool them onto a platform and facilitate their exchange between people and transmission down generations, a seminar noted today.
Asian Games: India wins historic gold beating world champs S. Korea in men's compound archery   Sep 27, 1:46 pm
New Delhi, Sep 27 (ANI): The Indian archery team created history in sports as they defeated world champions South Korea in the men's compound archery team final at the Gyeyang Asiad Archery Field on Saturday.
ADB grants Sri Lanka USD 800 million loan to upgrade rural roads  Sep 27, 11:35 am
Manila/Colombo, Sept.26 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a USD 800 million loan to fund rural and national road upgrades in six provinces of Sri Lanka.
Politicos criticize Pak PM Sharif for raising Kashmir issue at UNGA  Sep 27, 12:20 am
New Delhi, Sept.26 (ANI): Cutting across party lines, leaders of various political parties on Friday criticized Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for raising the issue of Jammu and Kashmir at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and said that all issues between the two Asian neighbours have to be addressed bilaterally.
SAARC culture festival photo exhibition draws visitors to Akademi  Sep 26, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, Sep 26 (ANI): SAARC nations have renewed their cultural ties at a just-concluded conclave of their culture ministers, but their shared history of artistic cooperation dates back to five decades - as portrayed eminently in a grand spectacle that opened in New Delhi.
Asian Games: India wins bronze in Lightweight Men's Singles Sculls  Sep 25, 1:12 pm
Incheon (South Korea), Sept. 25 (ANI): India's Dushiant Dushyant has won a bronze medal in the Lightweight Men's Singles Sculls on sixth day of the 17th Asian Games being held in South Korea's Incheon.
Asian Games medal winners congratulated by President Mukherjee  Sep 24, 7:59 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 24 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee congratulated the athletes who won medals at the ongoing Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.
SAARC Culture Ministers' meet will chart out 2014-17 action plan  Sep 23, 9:31 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 23 (ANI): India will host the third meeting of the SAARC Culture Ministers this year on September 25.
Abhinav Bindra hints at retirement, says will try for Rio Olympics  Sep 22, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra on Monday said that he was calling time on his professional involvement in shooting.
Curcumin spice linked to slowing of lung lining cancer  Sep 22, 5:25 pm
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Asian spice Curcumin show promise in slowing the progression of mesothelioma, a cancer of the lung's lining often linked to asbestos.
Sonowal congratulates Indian medal winners at Asian Games  Sep 22, 1:06 pm
New Delhi, Sept.22 (ANI): Minister of Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal today congratulated Indian medal winners at the 17th Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea.
Nishikori hopes to fill void left by Na's retirement in Asian tennis  Sep 21, 12:43 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 21 (ANI): Japan's Kei Nishikori has reportedly put up his hand to fill the void left by China's Li Na's retirement in the Asian tennis.
Asian Games 2014: India assured of a medal in squash  Sep 20, 9:45 pm
Incheon, Sept.20 (ANI): In women's squash India's Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinnapa won their respective matches to reach quarters.
India, Bangladesh ink MoU on Nalanda University  Sep 20, 7:25 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 20 (ANI): Bangladesh today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on co-operation on Nalanda University with India, becoming the first country outside the East Asian Summit (EAS) group to do so.
President Mukherjee congratulates Asian Games medal winners  Sep 20, 4:06 pm
New Delhi, Sept.20 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated Jitu Rai for winning the gold medal in the men's 50-metre air pistol event and Shweta Chaudhry for bagging the bronze in the women's 10-metre air pistol event in the ongoing 17th Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea.
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