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Eight more dead in India’s worsening monsoon floods

Worsening floods killed another eight people in 24 hours in India's Gujarat state as rescue teams raced Tuesday to reach hundreds of people marooned...

Building collapse kills six in India’s Mumbai

At least six people were crushed to death when a four-storey building collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai Tuesday, the latest incident to...

Kashmiri separatists held for ‘waging war’ against India

An Indian court ordered Tuesday that seven Kashmiri separatists be held in police custody for allegedly funding militant groups and stoking unrest in the...

Tomato prices soar to Rs 100 per kg in Delhi-NCR on low supply

Tomato prices have risen to around Rs 100 per kg in the national capital market as supplies from major producing states have been disrupted...

Ram Nath Kovind is India’s 14th president

Ram Nath Kovind was today sworn in as India's 14th president, the first BJP leader and the second Dalit in the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Kovind...

NRIs need not give account details if seeking no refund: CBDT

The non-resident Indians will not have to give details of their bank accounts held outside the country while filing their income tax returns, if...

Blast kills at least 25, injures dozens in Pakistan’s Lahore

An explosion killed at least 25 people and injured dozens in a busy vegetable market in the Pakistani city of Lahore Monday, officials said,...
Rajasthan face flood fury

Parts of Gujarat, Rajasthan face flood fury

Military was today called out to help in relief and rescue operations in some districts of Gujarat and Rajasthan after copious rains caused floods,...
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Floods in parts of north Guj, state on high alert

Torrential rains pounded parts of north Gujarat today, with overflowing reservoirs and rivers causing floods in Banaskantha and Patan districts, prompting the government to...
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China to ‘step up’ troop deployment in India border row

China warned on Monday that it will step up its troop deployment in a border dispute with India, vowing to defend its sovereignty at...