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Set your timers! ISRO to launch India's 'priceless gift' South Asia Satellite today

Set your timers! ISRO to launch India's 'priceless gift' South Asia Satellite today

On Thursday, ISRO began the 28-hour countdown for the launch of the satellite into orbit.

SAARC nations raised concern over atmosphere for summit: MEA

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson Vikas Swarup on Thursday said all Saarc countries had raised concerns that it was not possible to join the Saarc Summit in Islamabad in the current atmosphere.

Big blow to Pakistan as SAARC Summit in Islamabad likely to be cancelled after India, 3 other countries boycott

Big blow to Pakistan as SAARC Summit in Islamabad likely to be cancelled after India, 3 other countries boycott

India on Tuesday announced that it was pulling out of the Islamabad summit in the wake of the September 18 cross-border terror attack on an Indian Army base in Uri town.

India-Bangladesh relations a good example of friendly ties with neighbours, says Prez Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee said that India-Bangladesh relations is a good example of progress.

SAARC nations resolve to set up South Asian Economic Union

Aiming to transform the region into a vibrant economic zone, SAARC Thursday resolved to set up a South Asian Economic Union on the lines of European Union by facilitating a common market and removing trade barriers.

Modi engagement with SAARC to pave way for growth: Ficci

Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's move to engage with leaders of SAARC nations, Ficci on Tuesday said it will pave the way for long lasting peace and multi-faceted cooperation, which is critical to put the region on a strong pedestal of sustained growth and development.

Bangladesh woos India Inc, eyes $5-bn investment in 3 yrs

Bangladesh, a part of the eight- member SAARC grouping, expects investment from Indian corporates to double to USD 5 billion in the next three years on the back of an improvement in investment climate.

Scholarship for SAARC nations' finmin, central bank officials

The Reserve Bank of India Tuesday announced a scholarship scheme for higher studies in economics for officials from central banks and Finance Ministries of SAARC nations.

SAARC ECs likely to form joint forum at India meet

Heads of election bodies of SAARC nations are likely to set up a joint forum at their third conference beginning Monday.