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NRI couple found murdered in Phagwara

A Canada-based NRI couple was reportedly murdered with sharp-edged weapons at their local residence in Onkar Nagar on Saturday Night.

India expels Pakistan embassy officials for ‘espionage’

Two Pakistani officials expelled by India over spying allegations have returned home, a Pakistan embassy spokesman said, as the nuclear-armed rivals wrangle...

Kerala-grown ‘superfood’ jackfruit goes global as a meat substitute

Green, spiky and with a strong, sweet smell, the bulky jackfruit has morphed from a backyard nuisance in India's south coast into the meat-substitute...

India yogi who claimed to live without food or water dies aged 90

An Indian yogi whose claims he spent decades without food or water earned him a band of devotees and the scepticism...

India’s legendary hockey player Balbir Singh passes away

India's legendary former field hockey player Balbir Singh Senior passed away in a private hospital near Chandigarh in the early hours of...

India among 10 worst-hit COVID-19 nations as cases jump; air travel reopens

India among 10 worst-hit COVID-19 nations as cases jump; air travel reopens. India reported another 6,977 cases, taking its...

Over 200,000 H-1B workers in USA could lose legal status by June

Manasi Vasavada has less than three weeks left before she loses her legal right to be...

Lady Gaga to support healthcare workers with star-studded benefit telecast

Pop star Lady Gaga announced a worldwide telecast featuring Paul McCartney, Lizzo, Billie Eilish and others to support healthcare workers responding...

Democrats captured the House of Representatives in US midtrem

Democrats on Tuesday captured the House of Representatives and are set to exert a major institutional check on President Donald Trump, while breaking the...

Lungi getting international fame

For generations, men and women in South Asia and other parts of the world have been wearing a dress is called lungi, mostly for...