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India arrests South Korean CEO, 11 others for gas leak at LG Polymers

INDIAN police have arrested 12 LG Polymers officials, including its South Korean Chief Executive Sunkey Jeong, an officer said on Wednesday (8), two months...

Nearly 25k new corona cases in India, total tally 6,73,165

India recorded a single-day spike of record 24,850 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, taking its total tally to 6,73,165 even as over 600 deaths...

Highest single-day spike of 20,903 COVID-19 cases in India, total case tally 6,25,544

India's COVID-19 cases soared by over 20,000 in a day for the first time taking the country's total tally to 6,25,544 on Friday, while the death...

Pompeo welcomes India’s ban on Chinese apps including TikTok

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (1) applauded India’s sweeping ban on Chinese apps including TikTok, saying New Delhi was ensuring its...

India’s Chinese app ban seen jolting ByteDance’s India plans, angers some TikTok users

AN Indian ban on dozens of Chinese apps following a border clash between the two nations has possibly derailed a $1 billion India expansion...

India reports nearly 20,000 Covid-19 cases in a day

TOTAL coronavirus cases in India rose to 548,318, with 19,459 new cases reported in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said. The data...

Indian judge draws flak for ‘misogynistic’ order in rape case

An Indian judge faced an outpouring of anger on Thursday (25) after he cast doubt on a woman’s rape claim, calling her description of...

Asia garment workers find aid via fashion app

THE founder of a UK-based fashion app has spoken of their efforts to support some of the most vulnerable communities in Bangladesh during the...

China, India agree to reduce tensions after deadly clash

China and India have agreed to reduce tensions a week after their deadliest clashes in over 50 years on the disputed Himalayan border left...

Dozens of girls at India abuse shelter contract Covid-19

DOZENS of girls from a state-run shelter for runaways and victims of sexual abuse — including seven who are pregnant — have tested positive...