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Indian man’s body repatriated four months after his death in UAE

The body of an Indian man in the UAE has been repatriated after a four-month-long search for his family in India, according to a...

TCS to settle US law suit with $30m

INDIA’S biggest software outsourcer TCS has agreed to pay $30m (£19.85m) to settle a lawsuit filed by two former employees in the US relating...

Kejriwal to provide free water, cheap power to poor

NEW DELHI'S new chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Wednesday (February 25) his government will halve power bills and provide free water to poorer...

Diamond trader buys Modi suit for $700,000

A DIAMOND trader from Narendra Modi's home state on Friday (February 20) won the bidding for the personalised pinstriped suit the Indian prime minister...

Singapore Freezes Salaries Of Ministers, Among World’s Highest Paid

Singapore government has decided to freeze the salaries of its ministers, already among the world's highest paid, ignoring a review panel that recommended a...

Malala, ex-Eastern bloc activists up for Nobel Peace Prize

MALALA Yousafzai, the shot Pakistani schoolgirl-turned-icon of Taliban resistance, and ex-Eastern bloc activists are among those known to be nominated for this year’s Nobel...

Williams takes command of space station

INDIAN American astronaut Sunita Williams became only the second woman in history to take command of the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday (September...

Dr Singh defends spending on space exploration

INDIAN Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday (September 9) defended spending millions of dollars on space exploration despite many people in the country...

Indian-Americans move to support Donald Trump

Hailing Donald Trump as US' "best hope", a group of Indian-Americans has formed a political action committee to campaign for the Republican presidential front-runner...

UK makes forced marriage illegal

FORCING women, men and children into marriage was made a criminal act in Britain on Monday (June 16) as the government escalated a campaign...