HEADLINE STORY

HEADLINE STORY

India ‘Trade Deal by Diwali’

  AN Indo-British bilateral free-trade deal could be wrapped up by October, prime minister Boris Johnson said in New Delhi last week, as he concluded...

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...

Narendra Modi calls for immediate ceasefire in Ukraine

  INDIAN prime minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (3) appealed for an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine, even as his Danish counterpart Mette Frederiksen hoped New...

Policeman arrested in India for raping alleged gang-rape victim

  AN Indian police officer has been arrested after being accused of raping a 13-year-old girl who went to his station to report she had...

NHS nurse treks to Everest base camp to raise fund for charity

  AN NHS nurse is set to trek to the Everest base camp to raise money for medical staff whose mental health was affected by...

Sri Lanka bans ex-prime-minister, allies from leaving country

  A Sri Lankan court on Thursday banned former prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, his politician son Namal and 15 allies from leaving the country over...

Rising student debt: Young Britons in deep crisis

  RISING student debt is severely affecting students across Britain, who are already struggling with a cost-of-living crisis. Britons heading to university next year face major...

South Asia pummelled by heatwave that hits 50C in Pakistan

  South Asia was in the grip of an extreme heatwave on Friday, with parts of Pakistan reaching a temperature of 50 degrees Celsius as...

Ex-police officer jailed for false report on student

A FORMER South Wales Police officer has been jailed for making false reports about a female student at Swansea University that he had become...

US urges India to reverse ban as wheat-laden trucks, ships stranded at port

  HUNDREDS of thousands of tonnes of wheat were stranded at a major port in India on Tuesday (17) after New Delhi’s surprise ban on...