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One of Narendra Modi's biggest challenges will be making a break from the ineffectual responses of Indian governments to heinous crimes.
Japan's public pension fund could raise its investment in domestic stocks to 20 percent from the current 12 percent, a top official was quoted.
Australia's economy appears to be slowing and some economists argue that a more subdued outlook could lead to further monetary easing.
A draft plan to boost Japanese growth promises to overhaul corporate governance and promote technology but it leaves many questions unanswered.
China may be implementing a series of measures to keep its economy expanding, but some analysts believe the mainland should let growth slow instead.
The best way for China to resolve issues with its neighbors is for everyone to sit down and "work it out", U.S. Senator Ben Cardin said.
Beneath Malaysia's investment-grade sovereign rating is a risk posed by a $14 billion investment fund that is not generating enough to cover interest.
This month's World Cup means workers in Asia will have to get up early to catch the football action in host country Brazil.
News of a pick-up in China's factory activity suggests the world's second-largest economy is regaining its momentum, analysts told CNBC.
Singapore stocks are trading at their highest in almost a year and having lagged regional peers, analysts say the market could gain the upper hand.
China has launched a security operation to stop anyone commemorating the jubilee of an event that has been wiped from the memory of the nation.
Central bank decisions and a barrage of economic reports in China and Australia will be in focus for Asian markets this week.
China's factory activity picked up in May, a government survey showed, adding to signs of stabilization in the world's second-largest economy.
Thailand's military government has readied thousands of troops and police to stop any protests on Sunday against its seizure of power.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Saturday warned China against aggression in the South China Seas.
China's military on Sunday defended the country's territorial claims in the South China Sea, but acknowledged the need for rules to avoid conflict.
The head of the military junta that took over Thailand in a coup said that elections may take over a year as peace and reforms must come first.
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for his country to take a "greater and more proactive role" in regional security.
Protesters will test Thai coup leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha this weekend after he said there would be no elections in for more than a year.
India's economy grew by 4.6 percent in the first three months of the year, coming in below the 4.8 percent expected by a Reuters consensus.
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Mark Todd, director, Debt Markets at National Australia Bank, says investors are looking to buy the dip in U.S. Treasurys on the back of any Fed movement.
David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets, says big miners like Rio Tinto will have a better chance of surviving the rout in iron ore prices, but it is hard to say for sure in the junior end.
Sean Fenton, director & portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners, discusses the risk of "Grexit" ahead of the country's meeting with the eurogroup of finance ministers on April 24.