ASIA, SOUTHERN


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INTERNET RESOURCES


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All sites listed were last accessed on December 23, 2002.

General

CIA World Factbook.

InfoNation
Statistical data for the member states of the United Nations.

Library of Congress Country Studies
A continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. This online series presently contains studies of 85 countries, including Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

State Department Background Notes
Information on geographic entities and international organizations, updated periodically.


Regional

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library
An authoritative, continuously updated guide and access tool to scholarly information resources on the Internet. Deals with the Asian continent as a whole, as well as with individual Asian regions, countries, and territories.

Foreign Governments Country Background
Extensive listing, including background information, political biographies, foreign policy, economics, military statistics, human rights sources, and maps.

IndiaWorld News and Information
Presents news and information resources on India, sponsored by IndiaWorld. Features a downloadable electronic newsletter, "India Business Analysis." Restricts access to online versions of the "India Daily" and "India Weekly" newspapers and "India Today" magazine.

SARAI: South Asia Resource Access On The Internet

World-Wide Web Virtual Library:India

World-Wide Web Virtual Library:Pakistan

Yahoo: India

Yahoo: Pakistan


Military

The Canadian Forces College's Information Resource Centre provides lists of defense-related sites for the following countries. These are NOT official armed forces sites.

Armed Forces: Bangladesh

Armed Forces: India

Armed Forces: Pakistan

Additional military resources:

Indian Defence Information

SIPRI: Data on Military Expenditure


Newspapers and Magazines

Daily News
The English daily with the largest circulation in Sri Lanka.

Daily Pakistan

Dawn: Pakistan's Leading News Magazine

Ecola Newstand: Links to 21 Indian newspapers

Himal South Asia

The Hindu
Daily newspaper in full text. 

Pakistan Today

Times of India

SAPRA India Monthly Bulletin
The Bulletin of SAPRA INDIA (Security & Political Risk Analysis India), a New Delhi based independent, private sector think tank involved in peace and conflict studies in South Asia.


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