India's security concerns
Nov 2, 2013
World | Mark Landler, The New York Times | Thursday April 24, 2014
Everywhere on this trip, he will witness the lingering fallout of disasters, natural and human-made.
Wednesday April 23, 2014
Poor monsoons could dent crop output in India - the world's No.2 rice and sugar producer, while less rains in soybean areas could make the country, already the world's top importer of cooking oils, more dependent on overseas purchases.
World | Agence-France Presse | Monday April 21, 2014
North Korea today warned that an upcoming Asian tour by US President Barack Obama could escalate military tensions, as South Korean media cited intelligence reports of increased activity at the North's main nuclear test site.
Thursday April 17, 2014
Nisha Biswal, US assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asia, said future economic growth in South Asia hinged on India as the region's growth engine.
Friday April 11, 2014
Economic growth in Asia's third largest economy has almost halved to below 5 percent in the past two years on weak investments and consumer demand, in the worst slowdown for the south Asian nation since the 1980s.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday April 11, 2014
In a global advisory issued to its citizens, the US has asked them to maintain a high level of vigilance and take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
Singapore police have arrested four foreign workers for fighting in the Little India area, a precinct of Indian-origin businesses.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
The India skipper MS Dhoni, who is currently leading the team in the ICC World Twenty20, dedicated to his fans in Asia and all over the world.
NDTVCricket | Wednesday April 2, 2014
The Zimbabwean has been under fire in recent times. Former Test batsman and now BCCI interim president (IPL affairs) Sunil Gavaskar wanted Duncan Fletcher out after India's poor showing on the tours of South Africa, New Zealand and Asia Cup.
Wednesday April 2, 2014
South Asia needs up to $2.5 trillion of investment in infrastructure by 2020 if the region is to make further gains in battling poverty and provide for its growing population, the World Bank said on Wednesday.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
A new law came into effect today, giving the Singapore police and authorities power to maintain public order and calm in Little India, the scene of the worst riot in 40 years in the city state.
Monday March 31, 2014
Hedge funds and money managers cut their bullish bets in gold and slashed a net long in silver futures and options nearly in half in the week to March 25, according to data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Friday.
Gopal Sathe | Friday March 28, 2014
Sunny Rao, MD, Nuance Communications India and South East Asia on why the movie 'Her' wasn't all that far fetched and more.
Monday March 24, 2014
Rising demand for LNG in Asia, already the top destination for the fuel, has helped push its price to near-record levels and now buyers such as India, Japan and South Korea are trying to find ways to cut their soaring gas import bills.
World | Reuters | Thursday March 13, 2014
From high-resolution satellites to advanced warships, China's military build-up is on full display in the hunt for a missing Malaysian jetliner - putting Asia on notice as to what Beijing might do in the future to further assert its regional presence...
NDTVCricket | Sunday March 9, 2014
After disaster tours of South Africa and New Zealand, the inability to make it to the Asia Cup final further highlighted the fact that the Indian team is not a well-oiled unit at the moment and coach Duncan Fletcher appears to have run out of ideas.
Press Trust of India | Sunday March 9, 2014
Virat Kohli's Asia Cup aggregate of 189 runs in three innings with a 136 against Bangladesh as his series best earned him 12 rating points, which has put him ahead of South Africa's ODI captain AB de Villiers by nine rating points.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today made a strong pitch for a "collective vision" among South and East Asian countries to effectively deal with security challenges emanating from international terrorism, transnational crime and drug trafficking.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 1, 2014
Former Pakistan skipper Zaheer Abbas said India should not be judged on the basis of their embarrassing defeats in South Africa and New Zealand.
NDTVCricket | Thursday February 27, 2014
India, coming off a series of losses in New Zealand and South Africa, made amends for their loss to this year's hosts Bangladesh in the 2012 edition of the Asia Cup, as captain Virat Kohli slammed his 19th century in just 124 ODIs leading India to a ...