Asia News

Last updated: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:00:03 AM

Favourites struggle in Group B at Asian Cup
Doha, Jan 10 (DPA) Both favourites struggled in their opening Group B matches at the Asian Cup Sunday as Saudi Arabia were beaten 2-1 by Syria, while Japan needed a last-gasp equaliser to escape with a 1-1 draw against Jordan.

Monday, January 10, 2011 12:30:40 AM

105 feared dead in Iran plane crash
Tehran, Jan 9 (DPA) An Iranian passenger plane crashed Sunday near Orumieh in the Azerbaijan province in northwestern Iran, the ISNA news agency reported.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 11:27:05 PM

Passenger plane crashes in Iran
Tehran, Jan 9 (DPA) An Iranian passenger plane crashed Sunday near Orumieh in the Azerbaijan province in northwestern Iran, the ISNA news agency reported.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 11:20:25 PM

54 drug smugglers held in Afghanistan
Kabul, Jan 9 (IANS) Afghan police have confiscated over 700 kg of narcotics and apprehended 54 people on charges of drug trafficking, the interior ministry said Sunday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 10:52:50 PM

Bangladesh to claim 400 nautical miles in Bay of Bengal
Dhaka, Jan 9 (DPA) Bangladesh will fight to establish its claim to 400 nautical miles of territorial waters in the Bay of Bengal disputed by neighbouring India and Myanmar, officials said Sunday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 10:12:34 PM

Alleged US spy in Iran returns to Armenia: report
Tehran, Jan 9 (DPA) Confusing and contradictory reports on an American woman arrested by Iran on charges of spying continued Sunday after an Iranian security official announced that she had left the country, apparently travelling to Armenia.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 9:42:37 PM

Shafi the hero as Jordan hold Japan
Doha, Jan 9 (DPA) Goalkeeper Amer Shafi was the hero for his side Sunday as Jordan held three-time Asian Cup champions Japan to a 1-1 in a Group B match played in Doha.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 9:36:48 PM

Pakistani PM bows to opposition demands
Islamabad, Jan 9 (DPA) Pakistani Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani Sunday accepted a list of demands by the main opposition, further driving back the spectre of a looming political crisis in the country.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 9:10:37 PM

This is how the IPL teams will look
Doha, Jan 9 (IANS) The following is the list of players and their teams after the end of two-day players' auction for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here Sunday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 7:42:16 PM

Will give our best against Australia: Bhutia
Doha, Jan 9 (IANS) Injured football captain Bhaichung Butia will not be available for India's opening match in the AFC Asian Cup, but he was confident his team mates won't be intimidated when they face the mighty Australians at the Al Sadd Stadium here Monday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 7:23:49 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.