Asia News

Last updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 9:28:04 PM

'Modi scored a sixer in SAARC invite, but this is not IPL'
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with his invite to the SAARC leaders, has shown that he is capable of "thinking out of the box" with regard to foreign policy and his manner and style of foreign policy will be different from the earlier regime, said former diplomats here Friday.

Friday, May 30, 2014 6:50:08 PM

Malaysian PM vows to brief MH370 families
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak Friday said his country will give an account of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 to the families of the passengers as soon as possible.

Friday, May 30, 2014 6:34:08 PM

Thai military junta releases journalists
Bangkok, May 30 (IANS/EFE) The military junta in Thailand released two journalists and a university lecturer Friday, while summoning more opponents of the deposed government in its operation to silence dissent.

Friday, May 30, 2014 6:04:03 PM

Volcano erupts in Indonesia, farmers evacuated
Jakarta, May 30 (IANS) A volcano errupted in Indonesia Friday, forcing evacuation of farmers from the areas on the slope of the volcano, official said.

Friday, May 30, 2014 5:10:03 PM

Kalinga-Lanka Foundation launched
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) A "Kalinga-Lanka Foundation" has been launched to celebrate the historic links between ancient Kalinga kingdom and Sri Lanka.

Friday, May 30, 2014 5:04:03 PM

Prince George named most fashionable celebrity baby: Poll
London, May 30, (IANS/EFE) Prince George has been crowned the most fashionable celebrity offspring after beating Beyonce and Jayz's daughter Blue Ivy to the top of a new poll.

Friday, May 30, 2014 4:48:04 PM

Nigerian fans have high hopes from Super Eagles
Abuja, May 30 (IANS) As the 2014 FIFA World Cup draws nearer, Nigerians are hopeful that the team representing the West African country at the global tournament will hoist the national green-white-green flag higher and higher.

Friday, May 30, 2014 3:22:20 PM

Criticism notwithstanding, 'Children of War' goes houseful in Bangladesh
Dhaka, May 30 (IANS) Indian filmmaker Mrityunjay Devvrat's "Children of War: Nine Months to Freedom", a film on Bangladesh's Liberation War, is luring audiences to the theatres despite many panning the film for not reflecting the real Bangladesh.

Friday, May 30, 2014 2:54:04 PM

Japan depart for Florida for final World Cup preparations
Tokyo, May 30 (IANS) Japan' s national football team dubbed the "Samurai Blue" departed for Florida for their final preparations before their first World Cup match against the Cote d'Ivoire, June 14.

Friday, May 30, 2014 1:28:03 PM

Lightning kills 5 in Bangladesh
Dhaka, May 30 (IANS) At least five people died and 40 others were injured Friday in a lightning strike in Bangladesh, police said.

Friday, May 30, 2014 1:06:09 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


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.