Highlights From South Asia News: March 4, 2013

Afghanistan

Afghan President Lashes out at Pakistan 
By Heidi Vogt and Kimberly Dozier
http://hrld.us/ZguNGt

Nepal
Nepal’s Women Climbers Breaking the Highest Glass Ceiling
Nepalese women are climbing the tallest peaks in each of the seven continents
By Binaj Gurubacharya
http://bit.ly/XH9oXG

Myanmar
Myanmar to Launch Offshore Oil, Gas Bidding Round in April
Rigzone/ Dow Jones Newswire
http://bit.ly/XG9qzh

Bangladesh
Fatal Violence in Strike Hit Bangladesh
Three are killed in clashes between activists Jamaat-e-Islami party and police, as general strike enters fifth day
http://aje.me/YJqeT9

India
Bayer to Appeal India Ruling That Allows Copy of Cancer Drug
By Phil Serafino
http://bloom.bg/13ADYY7

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Pay Dispute Settled ahead of Bangladesh Series
BBC Sports
http://bbc.in/1637yoM

Pakistan
Pakistan Authorities Under Attack for Failing to Protect Shiite Minority
By Ayaz Gul
http://bit.ly/ZivgrN

Pakistan’s Literary Festivals: A Troubled Country’s New Soft Power
By Omar Waraich
http://ti.me/WH5EIZ

Maldives
President Slams External Influence on Maldives
Haveeru Online
http://bit.ly/YPYUok

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