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Three Indians feature in Forbes 'Asia's Richest Families' list  Oct 9, 12:01 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): The inaugural list of the Forbes' 50 richest families in Asia witnessed as many as 14 Indian families, including that of the Ambanis, who ranked third with a net worth of USD 21.5 billion.
Prez expresses India's concern over instability in Middle East   Oct 8, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed India's concern about the spill over effects of instability in the Middle East Region, resulting in increased terrorist activities across the world, including in South Asia.
Indo-Pak peace critical for stability in S. Asia, says U.S.  Oct 8, 1:47 pm
Karachi, Oct. 8, (ANI): The United States on Thursday stressed the need for both India and Pakistan to work together to defeat terrorists.
Sensex hits 27,000 amid volatility; Nifty gains too  Oct 7, 1:05 pm
Mumbai, Oct 7 (ANI): The broader markets outperformed benchmarks amidst volatility that caused the midcap and smallcap indices rising 0.3 percent and 0.6 percent respectively.
Germany's partnership for sustainable textiles will incentivise Indian textile supply chain  Oct 5, 9:29 pm
New Delhi, Oct.5 (ANI): Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, Parliamentary State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development of the Federal Republic of Germany and Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank, said here today that the Indian textile and garment industries are of great importance at all levels of the value chain - given that globally, India is the second biggest producer of cotton as well as for further processing of textiles and garments. India has great potential to profit at all levels of the value chain due to the increasing demand of sustainable textiles.
Message of Bible is essentially one of love and compassion, says Vice President Ansari  Oct 4, 8:14 pm
New Delhi, Oct.4 (ANI): Vice President M. Hamid Ansari on Sunday said that the message of the Bible is essentially one of love and compassion which runs like a common thread through all religious traditions. He was addressing after releasing the book 'South Asia Bible Commentary', organised at the Cathedral Church of the Redemption, here.
INS Trikand visits Turkey as part of Indian Navy's overseas deployment  Oct 4, 4:52 pm
Istanbul (Turkey), Oct. 4 (ANI): Warship INS Trikand kicked off three-day Turkey visit with its arrival here on Sunday as part of the Indian Navy's overseas deployment to West Asia, Africa and Europe.
Over 27,000 Indian tourists visited Sri Lanka in September 2015  Oct 3, 3:05 pm
Colombo, Oct.3 (ANI): Over 27,000 Indian tourists visited Sri Lanka in September 2015 and arrivals from South Asia overall increased by 41.8 percent.
Kashmir is unfinished agenda which hinders regional peace, says Pak Army chief (Update)  Oct 2, 9:21 pm
Islamabad/London, Oct.2 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif, said Friday that Kashmir is an unfinished agenda of the partition of the Indian subcontinent, which needs to be resolved for the sake of ensuring peace and stability in the South Asian region.
Differently abled athletes finally get visas to participate in Asia-Pacific Deaf Games  Oct 2, 3:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Hearing and speech impaired athletes have finally got visas to participate in the 'Asia-Pacific Deaf Games'that will be held from October 3 to 11 in Taoyuan, Chinese Taipei.
Terrorism deters economic growth in Afghanistan  Oct 1, 4:55 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 1 (ANI): Afghanistan's economic growth is hindered by insecurity and the ongoing conference in Delhi titled 'South Asia Economic Conclave' gave an opportunity to discuss ways to enhance trade and investment in the war-torn country.
Sensex lifts 200 points in opening trade; Nifty tests 8000  Oct 1, 11:48 am
Mumbai, Oct 1 (ANI): The rally in the market witnessed a lift of 376 points in the Sensex in Thursday's trade. Trading at 26263.75, the Sensex was influenced by strong cues from Asian markets.
Demilitarising Kashmir not an answer for achieving peace in South Asia, says India  Oct 1, 8:43 am
New Delhi/New York, Oct.1 (ANI): The Indian Government on Thursday rejected Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's proposed four-point agenda to diffuse existing tensions between it and Pakistan, saying that what was needed was a de-terrorising of Pakistan to ensure that peace prevailed in South Asia.
South Asian neighbours are India's highest priority, says Mukherjee  Sep 30, 7:01 pm
Chandigarh, Sept.30 (ANI):President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the concluding Conference of a programme on 'Cooperative Development, Peace and Security in South and Central Asia' organised by the Centre for Rural and Industrial Development, Chandigarh, today.
Diabetes risk for South Asians kicks off at birth  Sep 30, 10:08 am
Washington D.C, Sept 30 (ANI): A new research has suggested that the risks of developing type 2 diabetes for South Asians, a group long known to suffer from substantially higher rates of both diabetes and heart disease, begins immediately at birth.
India would like to work with US and Japan for early membership of APEC: Sushma Swaraj  Sep 30, 4:51 am
New York, Sept. 30 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today announced that India would like to work with the United States and Japan for its early membership of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).
Aviation Minister inaugurates meeting on operational safety   Sep 29, 6:42 pm
New Delhi, Sept 29 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Tuesday inaugurated the 24th steering committee meeting on Co-operative Development in operational safety and continuing airworthiness - South Asia (ICAO) here.
Mukherjee to inaugurate concluding part of South and Central Asia conference  Sep 29, 6:07 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 29 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Chandigarh on September 30 to inaugurate the concluding part of the Conference on 'Cooperative Development, Peace and Security in South and Central Asia'.
PM Modi thanks Obama for supporting India's UNSC bid  Sep 28, 11:16 pm
New York, Sept. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today thanked US President Barack Obama for his support for India's permanent membership of a reformed United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
Developer Group announces their expansion to UK  Sep 28, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, Sept.28 (ANI-NewsVoir): The Developer Group, a new dynamic Asian Developer with exciting development projects in Asia and a Japanese investors' promoted real estate company has announced its entry into the UK realty market with a focus on redevelopment of residential properties in London.
Rupee trading at over 66 to the dollar, Sensex down 25 points in early trade  Sep 28, 12:49 pm
Mumbai, Sept.28 (ANI): The BSE Sensex on Monday fell 25.47 points to 25838.03 in the early trade and the Nifty plummeted 5.90 points to 7862.60, amid weak Asian markets.
Abhinav Bindra clinches gold medal in 10 metre air rifle event at Asian Air Gun Championship  Sep 27, 6:21 pm
New Delhi, Sept.27 (ANI): Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra clinched the gold medal in the 10 metre air rifle event at the Asian AirGun Championship here on Sunday with a score of 208.8 points.
Dynamic Asia Pacific region to shape course of 21st century, says PM Modi  Sep 27, 4:46 pm
San Jose, Sept. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is scheduled to meet President Barack Obama tomorrow in New York, has said that a dynamic Asia Pacific region will shape the course of the 21st century.
PM Modi to look into double taxation agreement with Cyprus  Sep 26, 6:27 am
New York, Sept. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades that he would look into the double taxation agreement to see how he could expedite it and said that Nicosia has always stood by New Delhi on all issues of 'mutual concern'.
PM Modi meets Cyprus Prez, Swedish counterpart in NY  Sep 26, 4:15 am
New York, Sept. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on the sidelines of the 70th UNGA here.