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Oct 18, 2018
Sri Lanka reverses decision to award $300 million housing deal to China ahead of Ranil Wickremesinghe's visit to IndiaSri Lanka has reversed a decision to award a $300-million housing deal to China in favour of a joint venture with an Indian company.
Oct 13, 2018
Pakistan warns of 'ten surgical strikes' against India in response to a single such attackPakistan on Saturday warned of "10 surgical strikes" against India in response to a single such attack.
Oct 11, 2018
International Day of the Girl Child Quiz: Reproductive tourism, gender-biased abortions are killing world's female childrenOn 11 October, marked as the International Day of the Girl, take this quiz to test your awareness of the challenges faced by the girl child in India and across the world
Oct 10, 2018
Imran Khan to visit Beijing: Pakistan PM's love for China will be tested by CPEC rethink, ill-treatment of UighursA CPEC under fire is a very real threat to the overall Belt and Road Initiative.
Oct 09, 2018
Pakistan 'reviews' CPEC amid concerns over multi-billion dollar project; China defends initiativeThe CPEC is the chief component of China's ambitious Belt and Road project which envisages connecting Asia, Africa and Europe through a network of highways, seaports and lanes.
Oct 05, 2018
Vladimir Putin in India: Headline-grabbing S-400 deal fails to mask the hollowness that defines bilateral tiesIndo-Russian joint statement served to highlight the impression that Indo-Russian ties have fallen prey to ‘high-on-rhetoric and low-on-delivery syndrome’.
Oct 03, 2018
PepsiCo reports double-digit organic revenue growth in India, Asia, Middle East and North Africa marketsGlobal food and beverages major PepsiCo has reported 'strong double-digit organic revenue growth' in the third quarter of 2018 from India and other AMENA zone markets including China, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.
Oct 02, 2018
Asia Water 2018 forum: ADB president says 300 million people in Asia-Pacific have no improved access to waterMore than 800 gathered on Tuesday at the ADB headquarters in Manila for the opening of the Asia Water Forum 2018.
Sep 28, 2018
Sushma Swaraj leaves SAARC foreign ministers' meeting mid-way; 'you are the obstacle,' says PakistanIn a huge snub to Pakistan, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj left a meeting of the SAARC foreign ministers early.
Sep 25, 2018
Maldives election: Ibu Solih's win provides a strategic opening but India shouldn't count its chickens yetIn a televised address on Monday, the outgoing president of Maldives promised to step down and allow smooth transfer of power.