Minister calls regions across Indonesia to promote agrotourism

Jakarta, March 7 -- Agriculture Minister Syahrul Yasin Limbo has called on regions across Indonesia to promote farming areas as agricultural tourism destinations. "I think this is a progressive step ... Read More

"Shooting in Mumbai", Akshay Kumar denies any plans to attend BJP rally in Kolkata today

India, March 7 -- Reacting sharply to rumours circulating since yesterday that he may be attending BJP's political rally in West Bengal today, actor Akshay Kumar told Hindustan Times that the news is ... Read More

Will Mithun Chakraborty, Sourav Ganguly attend PM Modi's Kolkata rally? Here's what BJP leaders have to say

New Delhi, March 7 -- While Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address the election rally in Kolkata, speculations are rife that Mithun Chakraborty and Sourav Ganguly will be in attendance. Quest... Read More

Nagarik Journo Subedi among health frontliners receiving Ambassador for Peace Award

KATHMANDU, March 7 -- The Universal Peace Federation (UPF) on Saturday organized a special program to honor representative health workers who have been risking their lives to save others from the COVI... Read More

Omar Abdullah's swipe at Suvendu: 'Hasn't Kashmir become paradise after 2019?'

India, March 7 -- Hitting out at West Bengal BJP leader Suvdendu Adhikari for his comment that West Bengal will turn into Kashmir if Trinamool Congress come wins the upcoming assembly polls in the sta... Read More

Hasn't Kashmir become paradise after 2019: Omar Abdudullah's swipe at Suvendu

India, March 7 -- Hitting out at West Bengal BJP leader Suvdendu Adhikari's comparison between Kashmir and Bengal, if Trinamool comes to power in the upcoming assembly polls in the state, National Con... Read More

University dons sued over alleged copyright infringement

Uganda, March 7 -- Two Kyambogo University lecturers have been sued before the Commercial Division of the High Court in Kampala for alleged copyright infringement of an electronic payment system, amon... Read More

Escalating violence ups pressure for Myanmar sanctions

Bangladesh, March 7 -- The escalation of violence in Myanmar as authorities crack down on protests against the Feb. 1 coup is raising pressure for more sanctions against the junta, even as countries s... Read More

Life's a Pawri at Tikhak Homestay in Miao

Delhi, March 7 -- As we inch towards International Women's Day, there couldn't have been a more fortuitous time for me to pen my recent experience of staying at Bella Tikhak Namshum's homestay in Arun... Read More

Assam assembly polls: Congress announces candidates for 40 constituencies

Guwahati, March 7 -- The Congress on Saturday night released the first list of candidates for 40 assembly constituencies in the first phase of three-phase Assam assembly polls. Assam Pradesh Congress... Read More