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Eight years after shooting, Nobel-winner Malala graduates

Nobel Prize-winning activist Malala Yousafzai, who moved to Britain after being shot for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan, described her joy Friday at graduating from...

Time to support dabbawalas: Sanjay Dutt on Mumbai’s ‘second lifeline’

Actor Sanjay Dutt on Tuesday said it is important for people to come forward and help the dabbawalas, Mumbai's famed tiffin suppliers, who have...

Pregnant elephant dies in India after eating explosive fruit trap

A pregnant elephant was killed in India after eating fruit stuffed with explosives, officials said Wednesday, sparking outrage over the use of such traps...

Mumbai DJ swaps deck for doctor’s scrubs to fight coronavirus

As India's financial capital Mumbai battled a growing number of coronavirus cases, local DJ Sanjay Meriya set aside his turntable and dusted off a long-unused...

Pandemic paradise for French family stuck in India

The Pallares thought they were stuck in a pandemic nightmare when the coronavirus lockdown stranded them in rural India, but now the French family...

Moldovan tennis player feeds Ahmedabad’s poor in lockdown

Moldovan tennis player Dmitrii Baskov has been hailed as an "Indian hero" after joining a campaign to feed Ahmedabad's poor, who are struggling during...

Dalai Lama calls for coordinated, global effort referring to COVID-19

In a reference to the coronavirus crises in his Buddha Purnima message, the Dalai Lama Thursday said the world must focus on what unites...

Neasden Temple pays tribute to COVID-19 key workers

London’s Neasden Temple has released a video paying tribute to key workers serving in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic. The video features over a...

Unprecedented virus lockdown as Muslims mark Ramadan

Muslims around the world began marking Ramadan under coronavirus lockdown on Friday with unprecedented bans on family gatherings and mass prayers, while a pushback...

Events cancelled as UK marks Vaisakhi amid Covid-19 safety calls

The Sikh festival of Vaisakhi will not be marked with the customary large gatherings and melas in different parts of the UK this year...
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