With the privilege of being the region’s largest economy by far comes the power to make a difference.
Professor Stephen Philip Cohen, pioneer of South Asian security studies, who passed away on Oct 28 in the United States, will be remembered with affection and respect across a region that he explored and researched for more than 50 years.
At least eight people were killed when a house collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rain which has left more than 85 dead across South Asia, officials said Monday.
There is growing anxiety about the increased Chinese footprint in South Asia and Africa within the strategic community in the West and India.
A senior leader of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, was elected as the new president.
According to the largest language census in India, which took authorities seven years to complete, 19,569 different languages or dialects were described as a “mother tongue” by some 1.21 billion people in the country.
World Cup is attracting viewers across the planet but cricket has a huge audience too.
Modi hopes a cricket match between India and Afghanistan would strengthen ties.
More than a third of girls in South Asia miss school during their periods, often because they lack access to toilets or pads, and receive no education about menstruation before reaching puberty.
A two-day regional Olympic forum is inaugurated at the Sokha Hotel.
Tourism sector aims to bolster the number of flights connecting the kingdom to the South Asian giant countries.