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IIFA 2018: Bollywood stars to dazzle in Bangkok; Rekha to perform live after 20 years

Bangkok, June 20 (IANS) Back to the Thai capital after a decade, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards, commencing here Thursday, will not just feature power-packed performances by celebrities including the evergreen Rekha -- performing live on stage after 20 years -- but will seek to raise awareness about women's empowerment, gender equality and plastic pollution. <...

11 days ago
Tamim posts video of Bangladesh men celebrating eves win

Kuala Lumpur, June 10 (IANS) Moments after the Bangladesh women's cricket team stunned six-time champions India in the Asia Cup T20 final, the men's team opener Tamim Iqbal posted a video on social media where he is seen celebrating with other players and staff. The video, titled 'Well done girls', showed the entire team watching the final moments of the match together. Just afte...

11 days ago
Cricket: India lose to Bangladesh in women's Asia Cup final

Kuala Lumpur, June 10 (IANS) Six-time defending champions India suffered a three-wicket defeat against Bangladesh in the final of the Women's Asia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Sunday. After India scored 112/9, thanks to Harmanpreet Singh's 56, Bangladesh managed to get over the line in the final ball of their innings. Bangladesh were in cont...

11 days ago
Cricket: India lose to Bangladesh in women's Asia Cup final

Kuala Lumpur, June 10 (IANS) Six-time record defending champions India suffered a three-wicket defeat against Bangladesh in the final of the Women's Asia Cup cricket tournament at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Sunday. After India scored 112/9, thanks to Harmanpreet Singh's 56, Bangladesh managed to get over the line in the final ball of their innings. --IANS pur/bg

12 days ago
India to face Bangladesh in quest for 7th women's Asia Cup title

Kuala Lumpur, June 9 (IANS) Bangladesh outclassed hosts Malaysia by 70 runs in their final league tie to set their date with six-time champions India in the summit clash of the women's Asia Cup at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Sunday. Earlier on Saturday, India dished out a clinical performance to hammer arch-rivals Pakistan by seven wickets and enter their seventh straight final. ...

12 days ago
Empty chair protest commemorates MH17 victims

The Hague, June 9 (IANS) Relatives of the victims aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 which was downed over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, held a silent protest in front of Russia's embassy here. Red roses were placed on 298 white chairs on Friday in memory of the mainly Dutch passengers and crew of flight MH17 who perished on July 17, 2014, reports the BBC. All those on boar...

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Women's Asia Cup: India outclass Pakistan to reach finals

Kuala Lumpur, June 9 (IANS) Six-time champions India once again stormed into the finals of the Women's Asia Cup after thrashing arch-rivals Pakistan by seven wickets in their last league encounter at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Saturday. Electing to bat, Pakistan folded up for a meagre 72/7 with Sana Mir (20 not out) and Nahida Khan (18) managing to reach the double figures in a lac...

13 days ago
Indonesia aiming at 7 lakh tourists from India in 2018

Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) Amid a significant increase in tourist traffic between the two countries in the last few years, Indonesia is aiming at seven lakh tourists from India in 2018, its envoy Sidharto R. Suryodipuro said here on Friday. The number of Indian tourists to Indonesia last year was close to half a million people (4.85 lakh) while the number of people travelling to India from t...

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Women's Asia Cup: India face Pakistan with eyes on final

Kuala Lumpur, June 8 (IANS) Comfortably placed atop the points table, arch-rivals India and Pakistan will lock horns in a virtual semi-final clash of the women's Asia Cup at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Saturday. With six points apiece, India and Pakistan occupy the top two spots in the table, with a superior net run rate separating the Harmanpreet Kaur-led side from the Pakistanis.<...

13 days ago
Malaysian PM introduces no-gift policy for ministers

Kuala Lumpur, June 8 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Friday introduced a no-gift policy for his cabinet ministers as he vowed to build a clean government. If there are gifts, they should only be limited to flowers, food and fruits, he told a press conference after chairing a Cabinet Committee meeting. The current policy only covers civil servants, reports Efe ...

14 days ago
Women's T20 Asia Cup: India outclass Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

Kuala Lumpur, June 7 (IANS) India bounced back from the humiliating seven wicket loss to Bangladesh, outclassing Sri Lanka by the same margin to register their third win and almost seal their place in the final of the Women's T20 Asia Cup. The six-time champions consolidated their stay atop the points table, after riding an all-round effort to beat the Islanders at the Royal Selangor Clu...

15 days ago
Women's Asia Cup: Bangladesh stun India by 7 wickets

Kuala Lumpur, June 6 (IANS) India suffered their first ever defeat at the hands of Bangladesh in any format as the six-time champions were hammered by seven wickets in the Women's Asia Cup cricket tournament at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Wednesday. This was also the first loss of the women-in-blue in the tournament since 2012. Fargana Hoque and Rumana Ahmed's unbeaten 52 an...

16 days ago
Ex-Malaysian First Lady testifies in graft case

Kuala Lumpur, June 5 (IANS) The former Malaysian First Lady on Tuesday appeared before an anti-corruption commission to testify charges of embezzling and diverting money from a state-owned investment fund. Lawyers for Rosmah Mansor, wife of former Prime Minister Najib Razak, said she had fully cooperated with the investigators during almost four hours of questioning, Efe news reported.

16 days ago
Women's Asia Cup: India eyeing to extend dominance vs Bangladesh

Kuala Lumpur, June 5 (IANS) Comfortably placed atop the table with a couple of convincing victories, a confident India will eye to extend their supremacy in the Women's T20 Asia Cup when they take on Bangladesh in their third outing at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Wednesday. The women-in-blue registered a mammoth 142-run victory over hosts Malaysia in their campaign opener before thr...

17 days ago
Women's Asia Cup: India beat Thailand by 66 runs

Kuala Lumpur, June 4 (IANS) Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur's all-round show helped India notch up their second successive win in the women's Asia Cup as the women-in-blue defeated Thailand by 66 runs at the Royal Selangor Club here on Monday. After firing a 17-ball unbeaten 27 runs, Kaur starred with her off-spin, scalping three wickets at the cost of just 11 runs. Put in to bat, India...

18 days ago
Women's T20 Asia Cup: India hammer Malaysia by 142 runs

Kuala Lumpur, June 3 (IANS) Opener Mithali Raj's unbeaten 97 followed by medium pacer Pooja Vastrakar's 3/6 helped India register a resounding 142-run victory over hosts Malaysia in a Women's T20 Asia Cup cricket tie at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Sunday. After putting 169 runs on the board, the Indian bowlers managed to bundle out the home team for just 27 runs as none of the Malay...

19 days ago
Indian eves eye 7th consecutive Asia Cup title

Kuala Lumpur, June 2 (IANS) Six time champions and pre-tournament favourites India will kick off their campaign in the seventh women's Asia Cup against a relatively weaker Malaysian side at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Sunday. Organised by the Asian Cricket Council, this will be the third successive edition that will be played in the T20 format with six teams competing over eight day...

21 days ago
Modi arrives in Singapore

Singapore, May 31 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here from Malaysia on Thursday on the third and last leg of his three-nation tour of southeast Asia. Apart from meeting the top leadership of Singapore, he would also deliver the keynote address at the 18th Shangri-La Dialogue, Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said. Earlier in the day,...

21 days ago
Modi holds 'productive' meeting with new Malaysian PM

Kuala Lumpur, May 31 (IANS) Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a productive exchange of views during a meeting with his newly-elected Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad here on Thursday. The two leaders had a productive exchange of views on strengthening our strategic partnership, Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. PM congratula...

21 days ago
Modi arrives in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, May 31 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here from Indonesia on Thursday on the second leg of his three-nation tour of Southeast Asia. In his brief stopover here, Modi will meet newly elected Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Malaysia is a strategic partner and a priority country in our Act East Policy, Indian External Affairs Ministry spok...

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