Brown opens international meet on insurgency in Afghanistan

British PM Gordon Brown on Thursday underlined the need to turn the tide in the fight against insurgency in Afghanistan as he opened a crucial conference of major world powers in bid to end to conflict in the restive country.

Two-day international meet on Buddhism in Gujarat

Buddhist spiritual leader
Dalai Lama, his successor Gyalwang Karmapa and as many as 500
lamas and more than 550 academicians and scholars will attend
a three day international conference.

NE Indian International Meet to start on January 11

The North-East India
International Meet-2010 will be held here from January 11 to
assemble N-E diaspora and those working across the country for
growth and development of the region.

International meet stresses need to impart yoga in schools

Kaivalyadhama, the 80-year-old
Yoga institute, in its sixth international conference today
stressed the need to impart the knowledge of yoga at school
level across the country.

Int meet calls for UN recognition of 1971 `genocide` in B`desh

Amid efforts in Bangladesh to kickstart the trial of the 1971 "war criminals", the government has been asked to take diplomatic steps for UN recognition of the "genocide" by the Pakistan military.