Asia News

Last updated: Saturday, April 30, 2016 8:02:33 PM

Syrian troops kill 47 rebels
Damascus, Nov 19 (IANS) A total of 47 armed men were killed Monday in the Damascus suburb of Daraya, reported the pro government Sham FM radio.

Monday, November 19, 2012 9:57:00 PM

Israeli air strikes wreck Palestine stadium
Gaza, Nov 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Israeli air strikes left the Palestine stadium in the Gaza Strip in ruins as a bombing campaign on the enclave entered its sixth day Monday.

Monday, November 19, 2012 9:24:49 PM

India to participate in East Asia mega trade talks
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Nov 19 (IANS) India will participate in negotiations for a mega trade agreement among 16 East Asian nations aimed to bring down trade barriers and cut customs duties across the region in the Cambodian capital Tuesday.

Monday, November 19, 2012 8:36:09 PM

India to ink services pact with Asean next month: PM
Phnom Penh, Nov 19 (IANS) India Monday said it is ready to ink a free trade agreement on services and investment with the 10−member Asean next month, ahead of a commemorative event in New Delhi to mark the 20th anniversary of its "Look East" policy and 10 years of summit−level partnership.

Monday, November 19, 2012 7:58:21 PM

India, Thailand discuss bilateral trade agreement
Phnom Penh, Nov 19 (IANS) India and Thailand Monday discussed a host of issues, including counter−terrorism, maritime cooperation and also a bilateral Free Trade Agreement (FTA), which has seen "a lot of forward movement".

Monday, November 19, 2012 6:52:16 PM

China calls for restraint, ceasefire in Gaza
Beijing, Nov 19 (IANS) China has appealed to Israel and other parties in the ongoing Gaza Strip conflict to exercise restraint and expressed grave concern over Israel's military action being carried out since last Wednesday, Xinhua reported.

Monday, November 19, 2012 5:27:05 PM

Fresh Israeli air strikes push Gaza toll to 91
Gaza, Nov 19 (IANS) Newly launched Israeli air strikes killed three more Palestinians in the Gaza Strip Monday, taking the toll to 91 on the sixth day of the ongoing conflict, Xinhua reported.

Monday, November 19, 2012 5:08:12 PM

Obama makes historic visit to Myanmar, meets Suu Kyi
Yangon, Nov 19 (IANS) Newly re−elected American President Barack Obama Monday visited Myanmar, becoming the first US president ever to make a trip to the Southeast Asian nation, where he met pro−democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. He said the country was on a remarkable journey of reform.

Monday, November 19, 2012 5:06:13 PM

Wen, Manmohan meet the 14th time
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Nov 19 (IANS) Meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here Monday, outgoing Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao remarked that it was their 14th meeting in eight years. He added that it would also be, most likely, the last time the two met officially.

Monday, November 19, 2012 2:42:13 PM

ASEAN+3 leaders to further enhance cooperation
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Nov 19 (IANS) The ASEAN+3 (China, Japan and South Korea) Summit was held here Monday to discuss measures and actions to further enhance their cooperation in the future.

Monday, November 19, 2012 2:24:07 PM

News Asia Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.