HEADLINE STORY

HEADLINE STORY

April temperatures break records in India

PARTS of India recorded their highest average temperatures on record in April, and the scorching weather is expected to stretch into May, authorities have...

Indian woman disguised herself as a man for 39 years

  A 57-year-old woman in south India disguised herself as a man for 39 years to raise her daughter in peace. S Petchiammal, from Katunayakkanpatti village...

Gove urged to extend Homes for Ukraine plan to Afghan refugees

  THE Homes for Ukraine scheme should be extended to Afghan refugees, two UK charities have said in an open letter to Michael Gove MP,...

‘BBC is not able to move the dial on diversity’

  In 1999, a court found a brother and mother guilty of murdering a 19-year-old Muslim woman. While he strangled her, their mother sat on...

UK-India free-trade deal likely by Diwali this year

  BRITAIN and India agreed on Friday (22) to step up defence and business cooperation during a visit to New Delhi by Boris Johnson, who...

Buffalo gunman’s manifesto names ‘Sadiq Khan as enemy’

  LONDON mayor Sadiq Khan was on the hit list of a teenager who gunned down 10 people at a supermarket in Buffalo in the...

India abstains from UNSC resolution on Russia’s ‘aggression’ against Ukraine

  INDIA abstained on a US-sponsored UN Security Council resolution that condemned Russia’s “aggression” against Ukraine and demanded “immediate, complete and unconditional” withdrawal of Russian...

Modi’s party predicted to win key Indian state

  Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party was set for a resounding victory but a reduced majority at elections in the country’s most...

Imran Khan nominates former chief justice as Pakistan’s caretaker prime minister

PAKISTAN’S former chief justice Gulzar Ahmed was on Monday (4) nominated for the office of the caretaker prime minister by incumbent Imran Khan, amid...

Kamlesh Patel: Yorkshire aspires to be a “beacon of hope” for diversity

  YORKSHIRE County Cricket Club (YCCC) aspires to be a “beacon of hope” for diversity in English cricket, its chairman Kamlesh Patel has said. The club was...