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India, China agree to resolve border dispute “peacefully”

India and China agreed on Friday to resolve a dispute over their shared border in the Ladakh region through diplomatic channels, the Indian foreign affairs ministry...

Atlas Cycles pedals away as operations shut at last manufacturing unit

Atlas Cycles - a name that became a synonym for bicycles in India - has shut its last manufacturing unit in Sahibabad, just outside...

India set to reopen temples, malls but no sprinkling of holy water

India will throw open shopping malls, restaurants and places of worship that typically attract large crowds next week, officials said, even though coronavirus infections are...

Yamuna river regains sparkle as virus lockdown banishes waste

The sparkle has returned to the Yamuna river flowing through India's capital of New Delhi, residents say, after decades of filthy and stinking waters,...

Amazon in talks to buy $2 billion stake in Bharti Airtel: report

Amazon.com is in early-stage talks to buy a stake worth at least $2 billion in Indian mobile operator Bharti Airtel, three people with knowledge of...

India’s urban COVID-19 outbreak is morphing into a rural health crisis

Rural parts of India have begun to see a surge in novel coronavirus infections, as millions of migrant workers returning from big cities and industrial hubs...

Top bureaucrats hit by coronavirus as cases spike in India

A top Indian civilian defence official has tested positive for coronavirus and is in home quarantine, government officials said on Thursday, as the daily rise...

India and Australia sign military base and cyber accords

India and Australia sealed an accord on Thursday to grant access to each other's military bases in order to facilitate mutual defence exchanges and...

India launches jobs plan for migrants in ‘testing times’

India on Wednesday unveiled a jobs plan for "testing times" in a bid to get migrants back at work after the world's biggest coronavirus...

Pregnant elephant dies in India after eating explosive fruit trap

A pregnant elephant was killed in India after eating fruit stuffed with explosives, officials said Wednesday, sparking outrage over the use of such traps...
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