Guwahati (AFP) – Floods in northeast India have killed scores of people and swamped a national park, drowning six vulnerable rhinos and other wildlife, government authorities said on Tuesday. Floods have begun to subside, according to Assam state Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who noted that the “water level ofRead More →

AFP(GUWAHATI) – At least four people have died as a result of severe floods caused by torrential rains in northeastern India, according to government disaster officials on Wednesday. Government data indicate that floods have affected over a million people. Every year, the monsoon rains bring about immense harm, but accordingRead More →

(Reuters) By October 10th, India has instructed Canada to return 41 diplomats, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday. Relationships between India and Canada have taken a significant hit as a result of Canadian suspicions that Indian government operatives were involved in the death of Canadian citizen and leader of theRead More →

TORONTO (Reuters) – A week after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addressed the possibility of New Delhi’s participation in the killing of a Sikh separatist leader in British Columbia, a few members of a Canadian Sikh group gathered outside the Indian diplomatic post in Toronto on Monday. The demonstrations, which areRead More →

NEW DELHI (Reuters/Web Desk) – China’s Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said on Friday in New Delhi that India is free to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), adding that it will increase commerce between India and China, which is expanding “very quickly.” Reuters. The Regional Comprehensive Economic PartnershipRead More →

(AFP) – After receiving a rockstar welcome in Sydney, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioned Wednesday that “separatist elements” should not be allowed to harm India-Australia ties. Australia, enticed by the world’s most populous market and the possibility of a counterbalance to a growing China, has dismissed concerns about India’sRead More →

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) – Sania Mirza, a former tennis pro from India, pleased her followers on Tuesday by posting gorgeous images from a recent award ceremony on her Instagram. Mirza has gained fame both at home and internationally for her excellent sense of style and clothing. Fans must checkRead More →

BEIJING (Reuters) – In a show of solidarity with China’s two largest neighbours, Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang assured his Russian and Indian counterparts of deepening bilateral ties, promising that “coordination and cooperation” will only strengthen. Qin met with other foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, a group ofRead More →

SYDNEY (Reuters) – India’s foreign minister said that the democratic world need a discussion on democracy, referring to billionaire investor George Soros as “old, wealthy, opinionated, and dangerous” for his statements on India that failed to acknowledge the country’s tough route from colonialism. In a lecture delivered Thursday ahead ofRead More →