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The Burma Centre Delhi (BCD) is planning to launch a forum involving all the Member of Parliaments (MPs) from India's northeastern region to raise the issue of Burma (Myanmar) in a better way in the Indian Parliament.

 
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During the senseless protest demonstrations during the last two weeks, a good news for Afghanistan went unnoticed largely in media. Afghan boxer Hamid Rahimi won the World Boxing Union championship on February 24, 2012 in Hamburg city of Germany. A crowd of enthusiastic fans and officials of the Olympics Committee welcomed him yesterday at Kabul Airport amid chants of victory. Talking to journalists after arrival, Hamid Rahimi dedicated the title to the people of Afghanistan.

 
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More than 20 elected officials and political candidates in the greater Sacramento area met in the Northern California city recently to find out more about a new nonpartisan political organization, the South Asian Community & Culture Political Action Committee. The main speaker at the reception, organized under the theme of “Command Your Future,” was California state Senator Ted Gaines, R-Roseville.

 
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Recently,Parliamentarians from Nepal  had an interaction with their Indian counterparts to decide on the kind of federal system to be adopted in their country ahead of finalising their new constitution.

 
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The number of foreign immigrants living in India is steadily declining, but India continues to be among the 10 countries with the highest in-migration in the world. At the same time, India sends the fourth largest number of emigrants to other countries. 

 
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A children's centre in Colombo has finally been built thanks to the efforts of the people of Leeds.After persevering tirelessly through civil war, flooding, construction challenges and the aftermath of the 2004 tsunami, the new build is now complete.

 
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In Comilla, Bangladesh,(KOICA) Korea International Cooperation Agency  recently finished a 3.5-million-dollar grant aid project to eliminate poverty in local farming communities and improve living conditions.

 
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India and Bangladesh will jointly hold the International Mother Language Day at the no-man's land along the border here February 21 in an effort to enhance the people-to-people contact betweenthe two neighbours. A cultural programme will be performed at the zero point on the border with artistes from both the two countries.

 
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Noting that India has "traditionally played a strong role" in Maldives, the US has said it was working closely with India in resolving the political impasse there after the abrupt exit of its first democratically president last week.

 
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UN chief Ban Ki-moon urged Afghanistan make fighting drug trafficking a priority as opium harvests soar in the world's top producer.Afghanistan grows about 90 percent of the world's opium and production of the drug soared last year by 61 percent, according to the UN drugs and crime office (UNODC).

 


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spotlight image Since Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina assumed office again in Bangladesh in 2009, bilateral relations between New Delhi and Dhaka have been on a steady upward trajectory.
 
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  Nearly 58 per cent of the about 600,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are children who suffer from severe malnutrition, a UN report released said.
 
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A unique and passionate gathering of acrophiles, or mountain lovers, took place in neat and picturesque Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram state in north-eastern India in September.
 
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India’s foreign policy under Prime Minister Narendra Modi has attained a level of maturity which allows it to assert itself in an effective manner. This is aimed at protecting the country’s national interests in a sustained way.
 
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With over 100 incidents of braid chopping reported in different parts of Kashmir, there is widespread fear and anger among the people.
 
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According to the National Bureau of Statistics, China's GDP expanded 6.9 percent year on year in the first three quarters of 2017, an increase of 0.2 percent above that of the corresponding period of last year.
 
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As political roller coasters go, there is none as steep and unpredictable as the one shared by the United States and Iran.
 
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In West Asia, the end of one war paves the way for the next. Raqqa, the Syrian capital of the self-styled Islamic State (IS), has fallen to a coalition of rebels, the Syrian Democratic Forces that is backed by the United States.
 
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On “Defining Our Relationship with India for the Next Century”
 
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Title: The People Next Door -The Curious History of India-Pakistan Relations; Author: T.C.A. Raghavan; Publisher: HarperCollins ; Pages: 361; Price: Rs 699

 
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Could the North Korean nuclear issue which is giving the world an anxious time due to presence of hotheads on each side, the invasion of Iraq and its toxic fallout, and above all, the arms race in the teeming but impoverished South Asian subcon...

 
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Title: A Bonsai Tree; Author: Narendra Luther; Publisher: Niyogi Books; Pages: 227 Many books have been written on India's partition but here is a firsthand account of the horror by a migrant from what is now Pakistan, who ...

 
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As talk of war and violence -- all that Mahatma Gandhi stood against -- gains prominence across the world, a Gandhian scholar has urged that the teachings of the apostle of non-violence be taken to the classroom.

 
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Interview with Hudson Institute’s Aparna Pande, whose book From Chanakya to Modi: Evolution of India’s Foreign Policy, was released on June 17.

 
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