Central Asia

Macao film festival 2018 preview

December 6, 2018 laresistance 0

Post Views: 37   Heading into its third edition, International Film Festival & Awards Macao (IFFAM, December 8-14) is establishing a reputation as a relaxed, boutique event, with strong programming and a productive industry programme […]


India bans hundreds of combination drugs

September 14, 2018 laresistance 0

Post Views: 69   The Indian government has banned 328 combination drugs in a blow to both domestic and foreign pharmaceutical firms, but the ban has been cheered by health activists worried about growing antibiotic […]


Pakistan: US aid cut was money owed, not assistance

September 3, 2018 laresistance 0

Post Views: 69   Islamabad, Pakistan – The significance of United States cancelling $300m in security assistance to the Pakistan has been downplayed by the country’s foreign minister who said the amount was a reimbursement and not assistance. Relations between […]


Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies

August 16, 2018 laresistance 0

Post Views: 103   Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has died following a prolonged illness, according to a hospital statement. A Hindu nationalist from the Bharatiya Janata Party, Vajpayee had been hospitalised since […]