AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
Cambodian soft tennis player Yi Sophany failed a test on September 16 ahead of the start of the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. The Olympic Council of Asia said her urine sample contained the banned stimulant sibutramine.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 18, 2014
China and India can become cooperative partners in growth, the "express train" on which others in the region can chug along, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Thursday in a special address as he outlined his vision in which China is willing to par...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 18, 2014
South African anti-apartheid hero Albie Sachs and former Norwegian prime minister Gro Harlem Brundtland, hailed as the "godmother" of sustainable development, were among five people Thursday presented with the first Tang Prize, touted as Asia's versi...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Australia, facing growing illegal migration attempts including from South Asia, has said that closer links with India would help strengthen the country's borders.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 15, 2014
China's President Xi Jinping was in the Maldives Monday beginning a three-nation tour of South Asia with a historic visit to an island paradise gaining a new reputation as a hotbed of militant Islamists.
World | Agence France Presse | Sunday September 14, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the Maldives on Sunday, making a historic visit to the Indian Ocean tourist destination at the start of a three-nation South Asian tour.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
Through an exclusive collaboration agreement in India and of South Asia, Apollo Hospitals would introduce the smartphone enabled AliveCor Heart Monitor as part of its arrhythmia screening and stroke prevention programme providing patients access to t...
Sunday September 7, 2014
Faced once again with the prospect of rate rises in the United States, investors in Asia are no longer selling and running as in the past, choosing instead to stay in markets like India and South Korea, that are relatively sheltered from global force...
Sunday September 7, 2014
The auto component companies have plans to set up manufacturing base for IT, electronic and precision machinery parts related to the auto sector and make the country an export hub to serve markets in South East Asia, Middle East and Africa.
World | Reuters | Sunday September 7, 2014
Islamic State pamphlets and flags have appeared in parts of Pakistan and India, alongside signs that the ultra-radical group is inspiring militants even in the strongholds of the Taliban and al Qaeda.
Friday September 5, 2014
The Indian real estate market witnessed a significant change in the last decade mainly due to opening up of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the sector and a shift in preference to high-rises over traditional low-rise structures, according to a rep...
Wednesday September 3, 2014
Norwegian telecom firm Telenor's proposal to take complete ownership of its Indian unit, Telewings Communications, has been cleared, the Finance Ministry said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 3, 2014
South Korean organizers of the Miss Asia Pacific World pageant threatened to call in the police on Wednesday in their row with dethroned Myanmar beauty queen May Myat Noe, demanding she return a gem-studded tiara from her home country.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 30, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed at the Osaka airport in Japan on Saturday, looking dapper in a dark 'bandhgala'. His look got a thumbs up from a few Twitter users.
Associated Press | Friday August 29, 2014
For more than 30 years, chef and restaurant owner Oh Keum-il built her expertise in cooking one traditional South Korean delicacy: dog meat.In her twenties, Oh traveled around South Korea to learn dog meat recipes from each region. During a period of South Korean reconciliation with North Korea earl...
Wednesday August 27, 2014
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved a proposed joint venture between Mitsubishi-Hitachi Metals Machinery and German conglomerate Siemens.
India | Anchal Vohra | Monday August 25, 2014
'Look East' to 'Act East' - with these words External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj began her three-day visit to Vietnam - a crucial, strategically located friend in South East Asia.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 24, 2014
Philippine police say suspected communist guerrillas have burned a small plane used for aerial agricultural spraying in the south in their latest attack.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday August 22, 2014
Subroto Das, Director - South Asia and India, WD, tells us about his favourite apps and gadgets.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 18, 2014
Pope Francis wrapped up his first trip to Asia on Monday by challenging Koreans -from the North and the South - to reject the "mindset of suspicion and confrontation" that clouds their relations and find new ways to forge peace on the war-divided pen...