North Korea urge South to accept jumbo delegation proposal

North Korea has urged Asian Games hosts South Korea to seize a "golden opportunity" to improve relations between the fractious neighbours and accept their proposal for a party of 700 athletes and officials to take part in the multi-sport event.

Restrain nuke, missile programmes: US tells India, Pakistan

The US has asked India and Pakistan to restrain their atomic and missile programmes and play a positive role in the global non-proliferation community.

India talking to France, US on nuclear programmes

India is in the process of holding
technical level discussions with France and the US for its
civil nuclear programmes, a senior NPCIL official said.