President Trump's unfamiliarity with world affairs led him to mispronounce one Asian country's name and try to make a late-night call to the prime minister of another.
Daily Mail. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:51:47 +0100.
A French tourist was bludgeoned to death in southern India and his body chopped into pieces, police said Monday, with a male student confessing to the grisly crime.
The Local. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:46:09 +0200.
Our ancient roots dating back to hundreds of centuries is not something we ponder over too frequently. But if at all we do, the sheer richness and diversity of our history is bound to leave us spellbound. ...
Yahoo. Sun, 12 Aug 2018 15:36:36 -0400.
Bangladesh is accusing Myanmar of failing to tackle the concerns of over 1 million Rohingya Muslims who fled the country and is urging the U.N. Security Council to take action to ensure their safe return home.
Edith M. Lederer. Fox News. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 22:42:53 GMT.
Chris Harrison called "The Bachelorette" finale an "absolute tearjerker" and boy was he right! We began in the Maldives with two men and one rose. Becca feels like she's in love with both Blake and Garrett.
ABC News. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 03:13:46 UTC.
What began as a road-safety protest by middle-school and high-school students is now in its ninth day, met with escalating force by the government.
Maria Abi-habib. New York Times. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 18:18:00 GMT.
A delegation of Uzbekistan is visiting the city of Delhi, India, from 6 to 8 August. This was reported by the press service of the State Committee for Investments of Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistan Daily. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 17:24:46 +0500.
Last weekend, after a speeding bus struck and killed two students in Dhaka, Bangladesh, their peers began to pour into the streets to demand justice.Since then, tens of thousands of students, many dressed in school uniforms, ...
New Zealand Herald. Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:10:50 +1200.
Police in Bangladesh's capital fired tear gas and used batons on Saturday to disperse hundreds of protesting students angry over the traffic deaths of two fellow students, leaving many people injured.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 4 Aug 2018 13:45:03 EDT.
The Justice Srikrishna Committee has presented its draft of India's newest data privacy bill but before it becomes a law, the technology industry is voicing its support strongly in favor of the law primarily safeguarding customer data.
By Sindhuja Balaji, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 3 Aug 2018 02:55:00 -0400.
India, the world's second largest textile producer, will make its debut at this year's Apparel Textile Sourcing show in Canada.
Just Style. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 13:05:00 GMT.
Facts About South Asian States
The nations of South Asia include the populous countries of India and
Bangladesh as well as Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.
More news and information about selected South Asian nations
is available at the official government websites listed below.
The Republic of India's
capital city is New Delhi, and its currency is
the Indian Rupee. Hindi and English are the primary languages used
in India, and in 2007, India's estimated population was 1,129,866,000.
The People's Republic of Bangladesh's capital city is Dhaka, and its
currency is the Taka. The country's primary language is Bengali,
and in 2007, the estimated population of Bangladesh was 150,448,000.
The Kingdom of Bhutan's
capital city is Thimbu, and its national currency
is the Ngultrum. The Kingdom's primary language is Dzongkha, and
in 2007, its estimated population was 2,328,000.
The Republic of Maldives'
capital city is Male, and its national currency
is the Rufiyaa. Dhivehi is the primary language of Maldives, and
in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 369,000.
The Kingdom of Nepal's
capital city is Kathmandu, and its currency
is the Nepalese Rupee. Nepal's primary language is Nepali, and
in 2007, its estimated population was 28,902,000.
The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka's capital city is
Colombo, and its national currency is the Sri Lankan Rupee.
The primary languages of Sri Lanka are Sinhala and Tamil, and in 2007,
the country's population was estimated at 20,926,000.