Washington Calling

South Asia Monitor, a resource on, about and of relevance to India and South Asia, is proud to introduce WASHINGTON CALLING, a weekly video and documentary feature powered by Frank Islam, Washington-based entrepreneur, philanthropist and thought leader. It will feature interviews with Washington/US based journalists, lawmakers, diplomats and other professionals as well strategic analysts, journalists and others from India. It will also air occasional documentaries of interest to an India and South Asian audience globally.


 

FICCI report seeks BIMSTEC rejuvenation

A Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) sponsored report has made far-reaching recommendations for the "rejuvenation" of the 20-year-old BIMSTEC - the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sector Technical and Economic Cooperation and develop it as a "bridge between South Asia and Southeast Asia&quo

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India poised to join China as global leaders in renewables: Report

India is poised to join China as the two global leaders in the renewable energy technology-led transformation, a US-based research institute said.

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India in “good position” to face fallout from possible trade tensions: UN economist

India is in a “good position” to deal with any fallout from global trade tensions and with right policies can reach an 8 percent-plus growth rate and hold it, according to a UN econo...

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