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Coronavirus pandemic: How India's neighbours are faring

April 22, 2020 5:13 pm

SAARC Nations Coronavirus Cases, Deaths: The eight SAARC nations -- India, Pakistan, the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan -- account for just 1.28 per cent of the world total of 24,80,503 coronavirus cases.

Divided SAARC unites to combat coronavirus pandemic

April 21, 2020 5:45 pm

Besides implemeting lockdowns, travel bans and banning all religious gatherings, the SAARC countries have pledges millions of dollars towards a COVID-19 emergency fund.

India swipe at Pak insistence on bringing initiatives under SAARC framework

April 11, 2020 12:16 am

New Delhi’s reaction comes a day after Pakistan pledged to contribute $3 million to SAARC Coronavirus Emergency Fund, but demanded that any initiative to deal with the situation must be brought under the bloc’s framework.

SAARC leaders discuss virus fightback plan, India proposes emergency fund

March 16, 2020 5:23 am

Meanwhile, Pakistan’s Zafar Mirza took the opportunity to score political points, as he raised the issue of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) in his final remarks.

Farewell to South Asia

October 11, 2018 7:33 am

As SAARC project loses all steam, Delhi needs to reimagine its economic and political geography

Pact ready for seamless transit of vehicles in 4 SAARC countries

March 16, 2015 4:28 pm

The agreement draft of the BBIN motor vehicle agreement has provisions to enable more SAARC nations to join this framework, official said.

Mars mission remarkable, but not true innovation, says scientist

January 05, 2015 4:33 am

He claimed that focus of our culture has been on self realisation and not on worldly knowledge as propagated in Upanishads and Gita.

Pak set to delay motor vehicles pact

November 26, 2014 2:19 am

Pakistan has not been comfortable with the idea of India’s overland transit to Afghanistan.

Delegates from 6 SAARC nations to witness counting process

October 13, 2014 2:00 pm

With members keen to understand the process, the ECI decided to showcase it in the state.

Rajnath Singh to attend SAARC Home Ministers' meet in Nepal

August 31, 2014 8:55 pm

Singh will be accompanied by Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami and several other senior officers of Home Ministry.