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India colts begin training for junior Asia Cup hockey

Bengaluru, Feb 13 | : With their focus on the men's junior Asia Cup, India colts began training on Saturday following...

Randstad RiseSmart continues to drive expansion and growth across Asia Pacific,...

SYDNEY, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Randstad RiseSmart, leading global outplacement and talent mobility provider, today announced the continued expansion of its business and...

China releases 21-name roster ahead of FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers

Beijing, Feb 2 | China's national basketball team has chosen a 21-player roster to prepare for this month's FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers.The list includes...

Gandhibhavan: The largest joint family in Asia

Thiruvanathapuram, Jan 31 | Gandhibhavan situated on the banks of Kallada river in Pathanapuram, Kollam district of Kerala, can be considered as the largest...

After South Asia, India sends coronavirus vaccines to Morocco in Africa

By Rahul KumarNew Delhi, Jan 23 | India has flown the first lot of coronavirus vaccines to Africa, after having shipped these to friendly...

Asia Pacific Big Data Analytics solutions revenue grows 12%: IDC

Singapore, Jan 19 | Revenues for Big Data and Analytics (BDA) solutions to reach $22.6 billion in 2020, with a year-over-year growth of 12...

Karan Bajwa appointed as Google Cloud leader in Asia Pacific

New Delhi, Jan 5 | Karan Bajwa who currently leads Google Cloud in India has been elevated to become the new leader for Asia...

Asia’s first virtual fitness festival is here

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Jan 4 (IANSlife) Aiming to encourage people to refocus on their fitness goals in 2021, the month-long virtual fitness festival...

China’s Zhong Shanshan replaces Mukesh Ambani as Asia’s richest

New Delhi, Dec 31 | Zhong Shanshan, founder of bottled water company Nongfu Spring has overtaken Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani as the richest...

When FIFA president termed India as ‘best technical side of Asia’

New Delhi, Dec 20 | Facing the Japanese side who came to Bangkok at the back of winning the bronze medal at the 1968...

Reliance and BP announce first gas from Asia’s deepest project

New Delhi, Dec 18 | Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and BP on Friday announced the start of production from the R Cluster, ultra-deep-water gas...

South Asia migration set to spike due to global warming: Study

New Delhi, Dec 18 | More than 62 million South Asian people will be forced to migrate from their homes due to climate disasters...

10 Indian juniors qualify for World Cadets and Youth Chess championship...

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, Dec 14 | With a rich haul of medals, ten Indian junior chess players, across different age categories, have qualified for...

Hosts confirmed for Feb 2021 FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers window events

Beirut (Lebanon), Dec 11 | Four venues for the upcoming February 2021 window of the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers have been confirmed by...

Economy in developing Asia to contract 0.4% in 2020, grow by...

Manila, Dec 10 | Economic activity in developing Asia is forecast to contract by 0.4 per cent this year before picking up to 6.8...

Big B, Akshay, Alia among celebs in Forbes Asia 100 Digital...

Mumbai, Dec 9 | Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt and Hrithik Roshan feature in the Forbes list...

Pakistan has highest breast cancer rate in Asia: Report

Islamabad, Nov 30 | Pakistan has the highest rate of breast cancer in Asia, as approximately 90,000 women are diagnosed with the disease every...

Bangladesh a star in terror-hit South Asia, throttles extremist violence

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Nov 27 | In terrorism hit South Asia, Bangladesh has emerged as a bright star, despite disturbing recent signs of...

Indian startup AI Farm is Call of Code’s Asia Pacific regional...

Bengaluru, Nov 20 | Global initiative Call for Code on Friday announced that India-based agri-tech startup AI Farm has been chosen as the Asia...

Matsuyama, Im in contention to be Asia’s first winners at Augusta

Augusta, Nov 14 | While there are no Indians competing at this year's Masters golf tournament here, there are a couple of Asians in...

Saving Tibet from CCP is vital for Asia’s future

By Binay Kumar SinghXi Jinping, leader-for-life of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), has recently directed his party members to "form an impregnable fortress...

Hopeful of quick revival of India’s aviation sector: Airbus South Asia...

New Delhi, Oct 24 | Strong local fundamentals will aide the revival of India's aviation sector, believes Airbus South Asia President, Remi Maillard. In a...

‘Polio networks bolster Covid response in WHO’s SE Asia Region’

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Applying strategies from the polio eradication programme, the polio networks in WHO's South-East Asia Region are helping strengthen core...

An ocean forever in the melting pot of history

New Delhi, Oct 5 | Its an ocean as vast as the sub-continent whose name it bears, encompassing Asia to the north, Australia to...

Pompeo cuts short upcoming Asia trip

Washington, Oct 4 | US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will cut short his upcoming Asia trip, the State Department announced, amid President Donald...

LaLiga signs four-year partnership with M88 in Asia

Mumbai, Sep 28 | LaLiga has signed a new commercial agreement with M88, which sees the brand become the league's official regional betting...

Online retail sales to hit $2.5 trillion in Asia by 2024

New Delhi, Sep 18 | Riding on the surge in grocery demand in the Covid-19 times, online retail sales in Asia will grow from...

NE Region gateway to east, SE Asia: Foreign Secretary Shringla

Agartala/Gangtok, Sep 16 | As the northeast region is India's gateway to east and southeast Asia, the country has a vision for this region...

Air traffic recovery slower in India than other parts of Asia,...

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi, Sep 15 | The recovery in air traffic in India has been slower than in other parts of Asia and...

Pak-born Haneef exposes hypocrisy of country’s blasphemy laws

New Delhi, Sep 5 | Author Osman Haneef, son of a diplomat, was born in Pakistan but grew up in different cities in Asia,...

NTPC looking for opportunities in East Asia, Middle East, Africa

New Delhi, Aug 17 | State-run power-generation company National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has said that it is "actively" looking at business opportunities in...

Asia’s FIFA 2022 WC qualifiers postponed due to COVID-19

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 12 | Asia's upcoming qualifying matches for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup have been postponed to next...

Fake medicines, supplies among major Covid cybercrimes in Asia: Interpol

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Aug 4 | Online sale of fake medical supplies, drugs and personal protective equipment, and exploitation of teleconference tools...

Trump nominates Indian American to head USAID Asia operations

By Arul LouisNew York, July 18 | US President Donald Trump has nominated an Indian American lawyer who has been active in the Republican...

PCB unaware even as BCCI chief Ganguly says 2020 Asia Cup...

Lahore, July 9 | With BCCI President Sourav Ganguly announcing that the Asia Cup 2020 has been cancelled, Pakistan Cricket Board has said that...

Asia Cup has been cancelled: BCCI President Ganguly

Kolkata, July 8 | BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday confirmed that this year's Asia Cup has been cancelled in the wake of the...

Musk hints at new Tesla Gigafactory in Asia but not in...

San Francisco, July 7 | Multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk has hinted at a possible new factory in Asia but that would not be...

East Asia Super League basketball competition to debut in 2021

Beijing, July 7 | For the first time, East Asia will have its very own club-to-club regional basketball competition.The East Asia Super League (EASL),...

‘Asia Cup will be a struggle, PCB’s window doesn’t suit India’

By Baidurjo Bhose New Delhi, June 24 | With the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Executive Wasim Khan saying that the Asia Cup will be...

‘Asia to witness lowest economic growth in 60 years this yr’

Manila, June 18 | Asia's developing economies are set to grow just 0.1 per cent in 2020, their lowest growth rate since 1961, due...

Hoping T20 WC, Asia Cup happen on time: Mahmudullah

Dhaka, June 13 | Bangladesh T20 skipper Mahmudullah Riyad remains hopeful that 'prestigious tournaments' like T20 World Cup and Asia Cup will go on...

ACC Meeting: Possible venues for Asia Cup discussed, no final decision

New Delhi, June 9 | The Executive Board of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) met via a video conference on Monday and India was...

WHO warns of COVID-19 explosion risks in South Asia

Geneva, June 6 | The World Health Organization (WHO) said that as the COVID-19 cases were growing at an alarming rate in South Asia,...

Facebook, Paypal eye digital payments market in Southeast Asia (Ld)

San Francisco/New Delhi, June 3 | With an aim to cement their position in the fast-growing digital payments market in Southeast Asia, Facebook and...

Jindal varsity shortlisted in 3 categories of ‘THE Asia Awards 2020’

New Delhi, June 3 | O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) on Wednesday said it has been shortlisted by an influential international higher education ranking...

COVID-19 knocks wind out of Asia’s biggest market of fans

New Delhi, May 10 | West Delhi's Basai Darapur sees a huge trade of fans as Asia's largest fan market is located here, but...

IIT Madras faculty selected for Nikkei Asia Prize

Chennai, May 1 | Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) said on Friday that its faculty and Padma Shri awardee T. Pradeep has been...

South Asia warned of child health crisis amid COVID-19

Kathmandu, April 28 | South Asia could face another health emergency a children across the region were likely to miss out on life-saving vaccinations...

Will not accept moving Asia Cup to accommodate IPL: PCB CEO

Lahore, April 24 | Pakistan Cricket Board CEO Wasim Khan has made it clear that the PCB will not accept any change in the...

Business

I-T raid on Chennai-based tiles maker

New Delhi, Feb 28 | The Income Tax Department conducted searches on a business group engaged in tiles and sanitary ware maker based out...