Oct 21, 2014 03:30 PM "We don't want death of any child in this manner," said Sheikh Hasina, the Bangladeshi Premier.
Oct 20, 2014 02:44 PM All water-ATMs are powered by solar energy and are connected to the main server via cloud computing.
Oct 20, 2014 12:54 PM Since fishermen, farmers and shopkeepers have suffered huge losses, the impact could be most on children-- who are seen as 'helpers' in times of crisis.
Oct 20, 2014 08:00 AM The Indian government has invested in the growth of Community Radio especially in communities with low levels of literacy.
Oct 20, 2014 03:30 PM Sri Lanka is aiming to become self-sufficient in liquid milk by the year 2016.
Oct 17, 2014 08:00 AM Cyclone Hudhud has dealt a severe blow to the coastal district of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha with heavy rains leaving many people dead and displacing lakhs of other people.
Oct 17, 2014 07:00 AM We must not lose sight of our most fundamental obligation: to eliminate poverty in all its forms, says UN chief Bank Ki-moon.
Oct 17, 2014 01:50 PM Let us work to unleash the power of rural women by protecting their human rights and supporting their economic advancement, the UN chief said.
Oct 17, 2014 01:11 PM Amnesty International has condemned blasphemy death sentence against a Christian woman in Pakistan.
Oct 17, 2014 12:20 PM Netherlands will participate in more uplift programmes in Bangladesh, assured the Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
Oct 16, 2014 08:03 PM Among the other things that one witnessed were some spooky ones. Straight out of an M. Night Shyamalan or Steven Spielberg film, writes Devendra Tak.
Oct 16, 2014 11:20 AM In Sri Lanka, proportion of undernourished in the population steadily decreased from a 33.4% in 1990-1992 period to 22.8% in the 2011-2013.
Oct 15, 2014 09:00 AM UNCTAD study makes policy recommendations to leverage foreign investment for women’s empowerment.
Oct 15, 2014 02:10 PM
The agenda of the meeting include review of status of implementation of decisions of the Fourth Meeting of SAARC Energy Ministers held in Dhaka, on 15 September 2011.
[Bhutan] [Maldives] [India] [Afghanistan]
Oct 15, 2014 01:10 PM The jury will evaluate the nominations and select the winners for award categories namely: ‘Earth Hero’, ‘Earth Guardian’, ‘Save the Species’, ‘Inspire’ and ‘Green Warrior’.
Oct 15, 2014 12:28 PM Various corporate houses attended a conference in Delhi on the use of CSR funds for construction of school toilets.
Oct 14, 2014 07:20 PM Animal rights activists protest in New Delhi against world's largest animal sacrifice in Nepal’s Gadhimai.