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India unlikely to revoke PUBG ban despite Tencent licence withdrawal

India is unlikely to revoke a ban on PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) following PUBG Corp's decision to withdraw the mobile game's publishing rights in the...

US announces $150 million for H-1B One Workforce training programme

The US will invest $150 million in training for middle-to-high-skilled H-1B occupations in key sectors, including in information technology which employs tens of thousands...

150 US chefs and restaurateurs urge votes for Joe Biden

More than 150 US chefs and restaurateurs this week signed a letter urging public support for Democratic White House candidate Joe Biden, saying their...

Farmers block rails and roads in India to protest new bills

Angry farmers took to the streets and blocked roads and railways across India on Friday, intensifying protests over major new farming legislation they say...

Bihar to vote in late Oct and early Nov despite surging coronavirus cases

India's election commission announced local elections involving millions of voters in a densely packed state even as the country reported 86,052 new infections of...

Harley-Davidson close to deal with India’s Hero after stopping local manufacturing

Harley-Davidson is in advanced talks with India's Hero MotoCorp for a distribution deal which will allow the US company's motorcycles to be sold in...

Vodafone wins international arbitration against India in $2 billion tax case

Vodafone Group said on Friday it had won an international arbitration case against the Indian government, ending one of the most high-profile disputes in...

India’s coronavirus infections surge to 5.82 million

India's coronavirus case tally surged to 5.82 million after it recorded 86,052 new infections in the last 24 hours, data from the health ministry...

Boy’s death spurs calls for bonded labour crackdown in central India

The death of an eight-year-old boy whose parents worked as bonded labourers has triggered demands for authorities to crack down on thousands of other...

Indian students appeal to Boris Johnson in historic English test visa row

Several Indian students are among over 200 overseas student signatories of a letter delivered to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson at Downing Street in...