BENGALURU, India Feb 15- India and Russia are nearing a joint venture to make light helicopters in India, reviving a plan announced by Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2015.. While India has sealed deals with the United States for 22 Apache attack and 15 heavy lift Chinook helicopters at total cost of about $2.5 billion, plans to buy Russian helicopters and...
*India's navy rejects homemade Tejas for being too heavy. BENGALURU/ NEW DELHI, Feb 13- India's navy is in the hunt for a new foreign fighter jet after rejecting an indigenously made aircraft as too heavy, the latest sign of the struggle to get Asian militaries to buy locally to grow their defence industries. India, South Korea, Taiwan and other Asian buyers are...
ISLAMABAD, Feb 3- Hyundai Motor Company plans to set up a car assembly plant in Pakistan in a joint venture with local textile firm Nishat Mills, an official from Nishat said on Friday. Hyundai's return to Pakistan will boost the government's efforts to shake up the Japanese-dominated car market and loosen the grip of Toyota, Honda and Suzuki, who assemble cars in...
The Islamic Republic of Pakistan has long been a hotbed for various militant groups.
U.S. immigration officials have postponed interviews with asylum seekers in an Australian camp on the Pacific island of Nauru.
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Facebook has software to suppress posts from appearing in people's news feeds in specific geographic areas, The New York Times reports.
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced that 500 and 1,000 rupee banknotes would be withdrawn from circulation at midnight.
The GOP candidate may not be too kind toward foreigners or immigrants, but a minority of Asian-Americans support him.
Gunmen stormed a Pakistani police training academy in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing at least 48 people and wounding more than 100.
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Pakistan will ban all Indian content on television and radio channels from Friday, its media regulator said, stepping up media tit-for-tat bans.