The Mrs Asia contest came into existence about 30 years ago to honour married Asian women. The pageant has now started featuring women of all nationalities assuming the name Mrs Asia International. … [Read more...] about Sasilekha Nair turns Mrs Charming at Asia International beauty pageant
Sources were quoted by media reports as saying, "Ganguly sent in the names to the BCB after we checked on the availability of the players. Kohli, Shami, Dhawan, and Kuldeep will represent us in the Asia XI team. It has been a while since we sent the names because the Bangladesh board needed the list from BCCI to be able to prepare the Asian squad." … [Read more...] about Asia XI Vs World XI: BCCI approves names of Virat Kohli, Mohammad Shami, Shikhar Dhawan, Kuldeep Yadav: Reports
Japan’s Nikkei 225 index lost 1.4% to 23,193.80 while the Hang Seng in Hong Kong lost 1.3% to 27,590.69. In South Korea, the Kospi shed 1.5% to 2,208.88, while the Shanghai Composite index edged 0.1% lower, to 2,981.68. Australia’s S&P ASX/200 also was down less than 0.1%, at 7,113.70. Shares also fell in Taiwan, Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur but rose in Jakarta. … [Read more...] about Shares fall in Asia as virus outbreak hits profits, events
"The spread of the coronavirus started in Qom and has reached other cities in the country like Tehran, Babol, Arak, Isfahan, Rasht and other cities due to people traveling. There is a possibility that it exists in all cities across the country," said Minnou Mohraz, a member of the National Committee for Infectious Diseases at the Ministry of Health. … [Read more...] about Fears over containing novel coronavirus grow as cases outside China spike
But it gained strength in the later part of 1994 when Pakistanis dressed as madrassah students descended on the border town of Spin Boldak, busted a huge arms cache of a former mujahideen group, and then rolled up the Kandahar highway to free a Pakistani trade convoy to central Asia which had been held hostage by local warlords. … [Read more...] about Mullah Omar death: Why is Pakistan silent?