Southeast Asia(Search results - 13)
World NewsSep 23, 2021, 11:58 AM IST
WHO says new COVID cases continue to decline, significant drop in 2 months
In its most recent pandemic update, issued on Tuesday, WHO reported significant declines in cases in two regions: the Middle East (down 22 percent) and Southeast Asia (down 16 percent).
Weird NewsAug 25, 2021, 10:47 PM IST
Ever seen an orchid mantis? Watch the mesmerising video
A video of a few orchid mantis is making rounds on social media, and netizens are left mesmerised after watching it.
DefenceMay 10, 2021, 9:07 PM IST
Samudra Setu II: Naval ships arrive with critical Covid aid
Indian Navy has deployed nine ships for Covid relief Operation 'Samudra Setu' II for shipment of Liquid Medical Oxygen and associated medical equipment from friendly foreign countries in the Persian Gulf and southeast Asia.
BusinessApr 20, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
Manufacturers are shutting shop in China and moving out
In 2020 alone, over 1700 Japan-invested firms and manufacturers pulled out of China after then Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rolled out measures to incentivise manufacturing within the country and, at the same time, diversifying into other Southeast Asian countries.
Weird NewsApr 12, 2021, 8:27 PM IST
Watch: Rare blue pit viper nestling on red rose goes viral; leaves netizens spellbound
A video of a rare blue pit viper nestling on a red rose has left netizens mesmerised.
Top StoriesMar 23, 2021, 3:12 PM IST
India's much-delayed gateway to Southeast Asia is back on track
The Kaladan Multimodal Transit Transport Project, which took off in 2010, is expected to be completed by 2023 after failing several deadlines.
South AsiaFeb 16, 2021, 10:50 AM IST
Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi’s detention extended till Feb 17 even as protests continue
Suu Kyi's extended detention is likely to further inflame tensions between the military, which seized power in a February 1 coup, and the protesters who have taken to the streets of cities across the Southeast Asian nation seeking the return of the government they elected.
World NewsFeb 11, 2021, 10:28 AM IST
Among new wave of arrests, US President Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
US President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a coup in the Southeast Asian country and arrested de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior politicians.
WORLDJun 26, 2020, 9:31 AM IST
#UnmaskingChina: US reviewing force deployment to counter China’s threat to India: Mike Pompeo
The force posture review is being done at the direction of President Donald Trump, the US secretary of state said.
Mar 28, 2017, 7:47 AM IST
Backpacking and Beyond: In sensational South Asia
One of the easiest ways to travel and see the world on a shoestring budget is backpacking. In fact, it is often a rite of passage on many a travellers bucket list.
Sep 2, 2016, 6:42 AM IST
WTA finals in Singapore will promote tennis in Southeast Asia
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) finals, that will be hosted by Singapore's Lion City this year, will be played from October 23-30.