Asia News

Last updated: Friday, April 18, 2014 11:10:03 AM

Palestinians reject Israel's economic sanctions
Ramallah, April 14 (IANS) Palestinian peace negotiators said Sunday that if Israel is going to impose economic sanctions against the Palestinian National Authority (PNA), they might halt security coordination with Israel.

Monday, April 14, 2014 3:42:17 AM

16 killed in huge fire in Chile
Santiago, April 14 (IANS/EFE) At least 16 people have died in a huge fire that is still burning in the hillside neighbourhoods surrounding the Chilean capital in Valparaiso, the Carabineros militarised police force said Sunday.

Monday, April 14, 2014 1:24:04 AM

Israel backs Jewish settlers in West Bank
Jerusalem, April 14 (IANS) Israel's Defence Minister Moshe Ya'alon Sunday authorised Jewish settler families to move into a controversial building in the old city of Hebron in the West Bank, media reported.

Monday, April 14, 2014 12:38:03 AM

36 killed in attacks across Iraq
Baghdad, April 14 (IANS) At least 36 people were killed and 28 others wounded in separate violent attacks across Iraq Sunday, police said.

Monday, April 14, 2014 12:26:07 AM

Romance with nature, circuses mark Pakistani fashion gala's ultimate day
Lahore, April 14 (IANS) The concluding day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2014 Sunday was devoted to a romance with nature and life with designers like Zara Shahjahan and label Saira Shakira showcasing designs inspired by jungle flora and circuses respectively.

Monday, April 14, 2014 12:02:03 AM

Sensuality, glamour mark Rizwan Beyg's show at Pakistan fashion gala
Lahore, April 13 (IANS) Already known for the grandeur of his bridal designs and couture range, designer Rizwan Beyg went a notch above at the final day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2014 Sunday as he showcased a collection that had everything a modern woman wants in her closet - glamorous and sensual but at the same time, wearable.

Sunday, April 13, 2014 11:48:04 PM

Santoso upsets No.1 Lee to win Singapore Open
Singapore, April 13 (IANS) World No.1 shuttler Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia suffered a major upset in his bid to win a fourth Super Series title this year as he lost to Indonesia's Simon Santoso in the Singapore Open final here Sunday.

Sunday, April 13, 2014 7:18:09 PM

Five militants killed in Pakistan
Islamabad, April 13 (IANS) At least five Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militants were killed Sunday in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, a media report said.

Sunday, April 13, 2014 7:00:04 PM

Abdullah leads in Afghan presidential election
Kabul, April 13 (IANS) Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah was leading in the partial results, the country's Independent Election Commission (IEC) chairman announced Sunday.

Sunday, April 13, 2014 6:08:03 PM

Karthikeyan crashes out of Super Formula opener
Suzuka (Japan), April 13 (IANS) Despite qualifying second in the Super Formula season opener at the Suzuka Circuit, Narain Karthikeyan's race came to a premature end after a collision with eventual winner Loic Duval ended his chances of a top-five finish.

Sunday, April 13, 2014 6:06:18 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.