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Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 33

MUMBAI (India) - Rescuers in India’s financial capital sifted rubble on Friday in a desperate search for survivors of the collapse of a 117-year-old condemned building, as...

India says to bring back workers facing ‘food crisis’ in Saudi

India said on Sunday it would send a government minister to Saudi Arabia to try to bring back workers who have been laid off...

India-controlled Kashmir under curfew, phones blocked to pre-empt protest,

SRINAGAR, India: Indian-controlled Kashmir imposed a curfew on Friday and blocked mobile phone services to stop people from gathering in the streets and stage...

India’s top court deals blow to Modi’s ambitions in northeast

NEW DELHI: India's Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that the government's imposition of direct rule in a remote northeastern state was illegal, and the...

Five more killed in India’s Jammu and Kashmir protests,

SRINAGAR: Four protesters and a police officer were killed in India's northern Jammu and Kashmir state on Sunday (Jul 10), police said, raising the...

Nine killed in clashes over militant’s death in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India: At least nine protesters died as crowds angered by the killing of a separatist militant clashed with armed police in India's Jammu...

India’s Modi starts African tour to drum up business

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (Jul 7) kicked off a four-nation tour of Africa, as India scrambles to catch up with its...

Indian court jails 11 for life over Gujarat massacre of Muslims

NEW DELHI: An Indian court jailed 11 Hindu attackers for life on Friday for murdering dozens of Muslims in one of the most notorious...

India to vaccinate 300,000 children after polio strain found in sewage

NEW DELHI - India plans to urgently immunize around 300,000 children against the crippling polio virus after a strain of the highly contagious disease...

5 Indians who raped Danish tourist sentenced to life in prison

NEW DELHI – Five Indians who raped a Danish tourist after she asked for directions in New Delhi were sentenced to life in prison...

Qatar reassures India after Modi raises abuse of migrant workers

NEW DELHI - Qatar has reassured India that labour reforms will improve the conditions of more than half a million Indian migrants, after Prime...

India’s temples of sex

This extremely conservative country was once home to the world’s first sex treatise and the erotic art on display is perhaps more shocking now...