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India, Bangladesh consider evacuating citizens from China's Wuhan

India, Bangladesh consider evacuating citizens from China's Wuhan

India and Bangladesh said on Tuesday they were working on evacuating their citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of a coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 100 people.

Al-Kaabi hold talks with India's petroleum minister, top executives

Al-Kaabi hold talks with India's petroleum minister, top executives

HE the Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad bin Sherida al-Kaabi held talks in New Delhi with Dharmendra Pradhan, India’s Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Minister of Steel.

New Delhi to sell full stake in debt-ridden Air India

New Delhi to sell full stake in debt-ridden Air India

New Delhi intends to sell its entire stake in the debt-crippled national carrier Air India, the government announced Monday, after failing previously to secure any bids for a majority share.

Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

Huge crowds gathered for India's Republic Day parade Sunday, with women taking centre-stage at the annual pomp-filled spectacle of military might featuring army tanks, horses and camels.

Indian government ends internet blackout in restive Kashmir

Indian government ends internet blackout in restive Kashmir

Indian authorities on Saturday restored internet in Indian Kashmir after a five-and-a half-month blackout but maintained a block on social media sites.

Mumbai bets on all-night shopping to lift India's economy

Mumbai bets on all-night shopping to lift India's economy

Residents of Mumbai will be able to shop and dine out until dawn from late this month as the Indian city plans to lift restrictions on retail trading hours in order to boost the local economy.

India's top court gives govt more time to explain divisive citizenship law

India's top court gives govt more time to explain divisive citizenship law

India's Supreme Court declined calls to suspend the implementation of a new citizenship law on Wednesday, deciding that a constitutional bench of five judges was needed to hear all the challenges to legislation

India to auction rare art belonging to diamond magnate arrested in UK

India to auction rare art belonging to diamond magnate arrested in UK

The seized assets of Indian diamond magnate Nirav Modi, arrested in Britain last year over fraud allegations, will be auctioned within the next two months, the Mumbai-based Saffronart auctioneers said ...

To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

Trade ministers from India and Malaysia are likely to meet on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos next week amid a palm oil spat between the two countries ...

India's top court says indefinite Kashmir internet shutdown is illegal

India's top court says indefinite Kashmir internet shutdown is illegal

India's Supreme Court said on Friday that an indefinite shutdown of the internet in Kashmir was illegal, rebuking the government for the communications lockdown imposed

Huge march in southern India to protest citizenship law

Huge march in southern India to protest citizenship law

Over one hundred thousand protesters, many carrying the Indian tricolour flag, took part in a peaceful march in the southern city of Hyderabad on Saturday

Aster plans major expansion with more hospitals, other facilities

Aster plans major expansion with more hospitals, other facilities

Aster DM Healthcare Group, which has a substantial presence in Qatar, is set for expanding its services by opening new hospitals and other healthcare centres in India and the GCC region.