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Pakistan driving away their minorities by threat, coercion, conversion, and killing: India at UNGA
During 75th Session of the United Nations ...
Pakistan must stop supporting terrorism to promote cultural peace in South Asia: India
"If Pakistan changes its current culture of hatred against religions in India and stops its support of cross-border terrorism against our people, we can attempt a genuine culture of peace in South Asia and beyond," First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission to the UN Ashish Sharma said.
US to soon announce high-level meeting to encourage trade, developement in Central, South Asia
The US, which will also participate in the meeting, is also launching a fund to encourage investments in the region, the Dawn newspaper reported on Saturday.
Pakistan ISI's pivotal role in encouraging rise and spread of ISIS in South Asia
A panel of scholars, policy analysts and researchers in the field of terrorism and South Asian politics discussed the ostensible fall of ISIS in Iraq and Syria and its further proliferation in the region of South Asia.
India-US BECA pact: Irked Pakistan says 'will affect strategic stability in South Asia'
Pakistan has "taken note" of the signing of the strategic Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) between the US and India, the Fore...
India’s economic fortunes diverge from the rest of South Asia as Covid cases continue to surge
The relative success of Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in containing the virus will help their economies recover at a faster pace than India, Capital Economics Ltd. said in a report to clients. India is now one of the world’s virus hotspots, with about 5.5 million cases.
India steps up efforts to draw neighbors closer to counter China
India has found it hard to match Chinese investments in infrastructure and security in smaller South Asian nations over the last decade, but its own policies have also added to the frayed ties with its neighbors.
ET Catalyse Virtual 14: Madmen & Mathmen feat. Tushar Vyas, Shantanu Sirohi and Tanmay Mohanty
How are the advertising’s big gun’s calibrating to the changing content consuming habits of Indian audiences triggered by Covid? What are th...
Accor launches Vivaah at Novotel
But hospitality chain Accor said on Wednesday it has introduced Vivaah at Novotel, an initiative which leverages its 20 properties across 15 gateway cities in India, and will offer web telecasts of weddings for family and friends who may not be able to make it to the event besides other services.
'Lost' river that ran through Thar Desert 172,000 years ago found
Researchers have found the evidence of a "lost" river that ran through the central Thar Desert, near Bikaner, as early as 172 thousand years ago, and may have been a life-line to human populations enabling them to inhabit the region.
India has to be a key partner in engaging China from position of strength: Antony Blinken
Relations between Washington and Beijing have spiralled downward since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. The two countries have also sparred over trade issues, a new national security law in Hong Kong, restrictions on American journalists, treatment of Uyghurs Muslims and security measures in Tibet.
China silent on Pakistan's allegations against India on terrorism; calls for security for CPEC
The CPEC connecting China's Xinjiang province to Pakistan's strategic Gwadar port in Balochistan is an "important pioneering project of the Belt and Road (BRI) initiative," Zhao said in response to a question on Pakistan's claims that India was behind some of the terror attacks in that country, including causing disruption to the CPEC projects.
Biden will prioritise defence and security partnership with India, says Obama-era official
"Based on the priorities articulated already by President-elect Biden, I would anticipate that the Biden-Harris administration will continue to place a high priority on the defence and security relationship with India, the major area that has advanced during the Trump administration," said Alyssa Ayres.
India must assert in the SCO institution given its stake in the region
The SCO represents 42% of the world’s population, 22% of the land area and 20% of global GDP. Its goal, when it began two decades ago in June 2001, was to strengthen regional security and economic cooperation, and remains so.
HDFC Bank eyeing tenfold growth in merchant base to 20 million in three years
The lender on Wednesday launched a new banking and payment solution for its merchant called SmartHub Merchant Solution 3.0. This will allow merchants and self-employed professionals to instantly open a current account and start accepting payments both through physical and digital channels, the bank said in a statement.