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At least 43 killed in Delhi factory fire

At least 43 killed in Delhi factory fire

At least 43 people have died in a factory fire in India's capital New Delhi, with the toll expected to rise, police told AFP.

Indian police investigated over killings of rape suspects

Indian police investigated over killings of rape suspects

A top Indian rights group launched an investigation Saturday into a police shooting of four rape-murder suspects, after accusations they were gunned down to assuage public anger.

Indian rape victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze

Indian rape victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze

A 23-year-old rape victim set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapist, has died in a New Delhi hospital, the doctor treating her said on Saturday.

Former Indian finance minister bailed

Former Indian finance minister bailed

Indian ex-finance minister Palaniappan Chidambaram was granted bail Wednesday, 106 days after his dramatic arrest on corruption charges that he says are part of a government witch-hunt against political opponents.

Six paramilitary soldiers killed in firing among themselves in India

Six paramilitary soldiers killed in firing among themselves in India

At least six paramilitary soldiers were killed after one of the soldiers allegedly opened fire at his colleagues in central India on Wednesday, officials said

Qatar-India 2019 Year of Culture to conclude this month with major events

Qatar-India 2019 Year of Culture to conclude this month with major events

The activities of Qatar India 2019 Year of Culture will conclude by the end of December with some major events throughout the month.

India weighs tougher rules for Boeing 737 MAX on return to flying

India weighs tougher rules for Boeing 737 MAX on return to flying

India is considering setting an experience threshold for pilots who fly Boeing's 737 MAX planes, as it moves to ensure safety once the aircraft returns to service, a senior official of the air safety regulator told Reuters.

Wall collapse kills 17 in India

Wall collapse kills 17 in India

At least 17 people from four families in India were buried alive as they were sleeping on Monday when heavy rains caused a large wall to collapse on their homes, police said.

Sri Lanka president warns West, India investment needed to keep China at bay

Sri Lanka president warns West, India investment needed to keep China at bay

Sri Lanka's new president Gotabaya Rajapaksa has warned India and Western nations that his country will be forced to seek finance from China again if they do not invest in the island.

Indian protesters demand justice for vet's murder, suspected rape

Indian protesters demand justice for vet's murder, suspected rape

Thousands of protesters gathered outside a police station on the outskirts of the Indian city of Hyderabad on Saturday demanding four men accused of raping and murdering ...

India pollution regulator threatens to shut coal-fired utilities around New Delhi

India pollution regulator threatens to shut coal-fired utilities around New Delhi

India's federal pollution regulator has warned coal-fired power plants around New Delhi that they could be shut down for failing to comply with deadlines to meet emissions standards ...

States must ensure clean air or pay damages: India's Supreme Court

States must ensure clean air or pay damages: India's Supreme Court

Indian states will have to pay their citizens compensation if they fail to provide clean air and water, the country's Supreme Court ruled, denouncing the authorities over their inaction ...