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China should respect neighbours' interests and solve disputes, says its official media
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China should respect neighbours' interests and solve disputes, says its official media

China should respect its neighbours' interests and solve bilateral disputes to minimise opposition to Beijing's quest for global influence, official media said on Wednesday, weeks after the resolution of the Doka La standoff with India.

India and US armies to carry out two-week long joint military exercise from 14 September
India

India and US armies to carry out two-week long joint military exercise from 14 September

Armies of India and the US will carry out a two-week long mega military exercise in Washington from 14 September at a time when tensions are rising in the Asia Pacific region

Kaspersky launches campaign to promote internet safety in the Asia Pacific region
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Kaspersky launches campaign to promote internet safety in the Asia Pacific region

The campaign by Kaspersky aims to raise cyber security awareness in an engaging form through the sharing of personal stories.

Majority Indians perceive Islamic State, cyber attacks, China to be major threats, says Pew survey
India

Majority Indians perceive Islamic State, cyber attacks, China to be major threats, says Pew survey

The Islamic State terror group along with climate change are seen as posing a major risk to India by its people, while an assertive China is considered the third top threat to the country

Kaspersky Lab announces global availability of the free version of its antivirus software
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Kaspersky Lab announces global availability of the free version of its antivirus software

Kaspersky said the free version was not intended to replace the paid versions of its antivirus software, describing it as offering the bare essentials.

Sikkim standoff should not affect RCEP deal: Chinese daily
India

Sikkim standoff should not affect RCEP deal: Chinese daily

The India-China border standoff should not be allowed to threaten a mega RCEP meeting

India, China and Pakistan among 10 countries accounting for more than 95 percent of all new HIV infections
World

India, China and Pakistan among 10 countries accounting for more than 95 percent of all new HIV infections

India, China and Pakistan are among the 10 countries that accounted for more than 95 percent of all new HIV infections in Asia and Pacific region in 2016

ASUS ROG announces ROG Masters 2017 gaming event India for CS: GO and DOTA 2
Gaming

ASUS ROG announces ROG Masters 2017 gaming event India for CS: GO and DOTA 2

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) announced the commencement of registrations for the ROG Masters global gaming event's South Asia segment.

US defense secretary James Mattis arrives in Singapore to attend key defence summit
World

US defense secretary James Mattis arrives in Singapore to attend key defence summit

Pentagon chief James Mattis arrived in Singapore ahead of a key defence summit where longstanding US allies will look for clear messages about America's regional security goals.

Kaspersky Lab Asia pacific gets Stephan Neumeier as new MD
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Kaspersky Lab Asia pacific gets Stephan Neumeier as new MD

Kaspersky Lab has appointed Stephan Neumeier as Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab Asia Pacific, effective from Monday.

North Korea-US tension: Modi is right in severing India’s embarrassing connections with Pyongyang
World

North Korea-US tension: Modi is right in severing India’s embarrassing connections with Pyongyang

The only reasonable course towards peace that has got some chance of success is to ensure that the international community desists from doing anything that contributes directly or indirectly towards the augmentation of the nuclear and missile programmes of North Korea.

Mike Pence visits American Samoa: US vice-president cites challenging times to troops
World

Mike Pence visits American Samoa: US vice-president cites challenging times to troops

US Vice President Mike Pence has thanked US service members based in America Samoa, citing "challenging times" for the military in the Asia-Pacific.

China to India: Focus on economic development, not developing aircraft carriers
World

China to India: Focus on economic development, not developing aircraft carriers

India should focus less on speeding up the process of building aircraft carriers to contain China in the Indian Ocean and more on its economic development, Chinese official media said on Monday.

US vice-president Mike Pence reaffirms alliance with Australia, to honour refugee deal
World

US vice-president Mike Pence reaffirms alliance with Australia, to honour refugee deal

Sydney: US vice president Mike Pence on Saturday reaffirmed "the strong and historic" alliance with Australia and confirmed that it will honour a refugee deal that Washington made with Canberra

Xi Jinping leaves for Finland for his first summit with Donald Trump
World

Xi Jinping leaves for Finland for his first summit with Donald Trump

Chinese President Xi Jinping, on Tuesday, left for Finland from where he would travel to the US for his first summit with US President Donald Trump during which the two leaders are expected to discuss a range of global issues, including North Korea's nuclear ambitions.

Twitter head for Asia-Pacific business, Aliza Knox has announced her exit from the company
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Twitter head for Asia-Pacific business, Aliza Knox has announced her exit from the company

In a yet another blow for the struggling micro-blogging website Twitter, its head of Asia-Pacific business Aliza Knox has decided to move on after a near-five year stint.

India has highest incidence of bribery in Asia Pacific:  Transparency International Survey
Business

India has highest incidence of bribery in Asia Pacific: Transparency International Survey

Transparency International survey says 69% in India said they had to pay bribe to get public services. Japan had the lowest incidence of bribery in the region: 0.2%

Demonetisation impact: Property sales to see 20-30% fall, says Fitch report
Business

Demonetisation impact: Property sales to see 20-30% fall, says Fitch report

In its report "2017 Outlook: Asia-Pacific Corporates", Fitch changed its outlook on Indian housing sector to negative from stable.

Barack Obama's Asia-Pacific strategy served American interests well, claims White House
World

Barack Obama's Asia-Pacific strategy served American interests well, claims White House

The Asia-Pacific rebalance strategy, one of the signature foreign policy initiatives of the Barack Obama administration, has served US interests well, the White House has said

Japan says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to meet Donald Trump next week
World

Japan says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to meet Donald Trump next week

A Japanese official says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet with US President-elect Donald Trump next week.