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India`s envoys from neighbouring countries to meet today

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 08:18

Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh will meet all Indian heads of mission in the South Asian neighbourhood.

Building the next generation of South Asian leaders in US

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 15:07

The Washington Leadership Program (WLP), the premier leadership development program for young South Asian Americans, has started its sixth year with ten more summer scholars who will intern Capitol Hill.

Anti-rape protest held outside Indian High Commission in London

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 22:47

Hundreds of members of UK-based South Asian women`s rights organisations and anti-caste discrimination groups protested outside the Indian High Commission here against a spate of rape cases in India.

Twitter praise for Modi`s diplomatic initiative

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 01:53

There was praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s diplomatic initiative of inviting the South Asian neighbours, especially Pakistan, to his swearing-in ceremony.

Invite to SAARC nations to showcase strength of Indian democracy: BJP

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 16:04

Seeking to downplay any misgiving over the invitation to SAARC leaders at Narendra Modi`s swearing-in, the BJP said the event is to showcase strength of India`s democracy and it should not be viewed through the prism of bilateral issues.

Malaysian police foil terror attack in India: Official

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 21:11

Malaysian police have foiled a plot to attack foreign missions in two Indian cities and arrested a South Asian terror suspect, a senior security official said Thursday.

Manish Shah becomes first South Asian federal judge in Illinois

Last Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014, 21:00

Indian-American Manish Shah has been confirmed by the US Senate as a federal judge in Illinois, making him the first South Asian federal judge in President Barack Obama`s home state.

Kerry greets South Asian communities on New Year

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 02:40

US Secretary of State John Kerry Friday greeted the Bengali, Sri Lankan and Nepalese communities on the occasion of their cultural new year.

35 South Asian men arrested for rioting in Singapore dorm

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 09:13

A total of 35 South Asian men have been arrested so far after a fight broke out at a dormitory here, according to a media report on Friday.

Noted academician GK Chadha is dead

Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 00:51

Noted economist and academician G.K. Chadha died Saturday after a heart attack, a statement said. He was 73.

Second Indian national jailed for rioting in Singapore

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 16:27

A second Indian national was jailed for 15 weeks for his involvement in Singapore`s worst riots in 40 years.

Gaitonde`s work to go under Sotheby`s hammer in March

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 02:39

International auction house Sotheby`s Wednesday announced the acquisition of a rare work of Vasudeo S. Gaitonde that would lead its Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art sale in New York March 19.