Southeast Asia

  • 'Global warming may up flood risk in India, Southeast Asia' 11-06-2013 01:43 AM

    Tokyo: Unchecked global warming may increase the risk of flooding at the end of this century in 42 per cent of the Earth's land surface, including parts of India, Southeast Asia and Africa, a new study has warned. According to a research team led by Yukiko Hirabayashi at the University...
  • Growth in India may recover to 6 per cent in 2013: ADB 09-04-2013 08:57 AM

    Manila: Growth in developing Asia is seen gaining momentum in 2013, powered by rising domestic consumption and intra-regional trade, but authorities need to ward off risks of inflation and asset bubbles arising from strong capital inflows, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said. Tensions over long-standing border disputes in Asia, deepening...
  • Southeast Asia looks to India amid tensions with China 19-12-2012 05:07 PM

    New Delhi: The dozens of vehicles that roared into northeast India this week on a rally from Indonesia symbolize deeper ties between the South Asian giant and Southeast Asia, but the dreadful roads along several parts of the 8,000 km journey also show how much remains to be done. The...
  • Major earthquake may hit SE Asia 25-01-2007 03:05 PM

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