South Asia

Magis 2024 award to Father Felix Raj

Father John Felix Raj, S.J, vice-chancellor of St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata (SXUK) was honoured with the JHEASA Magis 2024 award on Saturday at St. Xavier’s College at the National Jesuit Higher Education conference.

Season of elections in South Asia

Transition in all the countries every five years through an electoral process now appears to be entrenched even though the election process has remained flawed in some countries where the opposition has questioned the integrity of the electoral process.

All SAARC countries except Pakistan commit to COVID-19 emergency fund

Modi had then offered an initial contribution of $ 10 million from India to the fund which would be at the disposal of all SAARC countries -- India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives -- to confront the challenge posed by the pandemic.