The week was dominated by some rough developments towards the scheduled NSA-talks between India and Pakistan. Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the first Indian prime minister to visit Dubai in 34 years .

In Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa failed to make a come back.

Terror continued to rattle neighbouring Pakistan as home minister of Punjab province, Shuja Khanzada, was assassinated in a suicide attack. Bomb blasts wreaked havoc in Thai capital of Bangkok.

While Kumar Sangakkara walked down for the last time on a cricket field signifying an end of his international career. Lt Colonel MS Dhoni successfully made his first parachute jump.

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