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Pregnant women in India receive treatment prior to childbirth

Widely-available treatment could save lives of mothers in India

By Drew McLachlan A widely available and affordable drug could save the lives of one in three mothers who would otherwise bleed to death following...
Prafulla Samantara

Winner of “Green Nobel” says India is plundering not protecting tribal lands

India is plundering the land of its indigenous people to profit from mining, with little regard of the devastation caused to poor tribal communities,...

Indian girl, 12, ‘raped and killed’ by brothers, uncle

Two brothers have been arrested in India for allegedly raping their 12-year-old sister who was later beheaded with a sickle, police said Wednesday. India has...

UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid orders Mallya extradition

UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid has ordered the extradition of Vijay Mallya on charges of conspiracy to defraud and money laundering offences, the Home...

Free trade with India on agenda of UK Commonwealth summit

The UK Commonwealth summit, planned to set free trade deals on course as Britain exits the European Union, will put other leading commonwealth countries...

Trump scraps trade privilege for India; Delhi plays down impact

U.S. President Donald Trump looked set to open a new front in his trade wars on Monday with a plan to end preferential trade...

India slams Pakistan action against militants

India said Saturday that its army is on a "strict vigil" for new attacks from Pakistan and renewed warnings to its neighbour to take...

Indian forces kill seven militants in Kashmir as crackdown deepens

Indian security forces on Friday killed seven militants who they said belonged to Pakistan-based groups during four gunbattles in Kashmir - the highest number...

Football legend Maradona to visit Kolkata for two days in September

By Reena Kumar Argentine legend Diego Maradona is set to kick off the football carnival in India during his September visit, a month ahead of...

Final millions bathe at India’s Kumbh megafestival

India's Kumbh Mela religious megafestival wraps up Monday with some 10 million pilgrims expected to take a final holy plunge, taking the final tally...