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UK soap sacks Pakistan-born actor for offensive tweets

UK soap sacks Pakistan-born actor for offensive tweets

A Pakistan-born actor has been sacked from Britain's most popular television soap after posting what broadcaster ITV called "entirely unacceptable, racially offensive" comments about Indians on social media.

Pregnant woman in Singapore infected with Zika as cases soar

Pregnant woman in Singapore infected with Zika as cases soar

The number of confirmed Zika cases in Singapore surged past 100 late on Wednesday, including the first pregnant woman to be infected by the disease which can cause deformities in babies.

Bodies of 3 Indians await repatriation

Bodies of 3 Indians await repatriation

Bodies of three Indian nationals, including one who died during a flight to Doha en route to India last week, are awaiting repatriation, inquiries have revealed.

Woman wrestler opens account for India in Olympic Games with bronze

Woman wrestler opens account for India in Olympic Games with bronze

Indians were ecstatic on Thursday after female wrestler Sakshi Malik opened India's account at the Rio Olympic Games just three days ahead of the closing ceremony.

Thousands stranded near New Delhi as rains flood roads

Thousands stranded near New Delhi as rains flood roads

Thousands of Indians were left stranded overnight Friday as major traffic gridlock paralysed roads leading to a key business city near New Delhi and authorities struggled to get the situation under control.

Death sentence for two Indians in woman's murder case upheld

Death sentence for two Indians in woman's murder case upheld

A Doha appeals court has upheld the death sentence given to two Indian men by the trial court for the murder of an elderly Qatari woman at her home in 2012. The third defendant, also an Indian, has been given a life sentence.

Indian embassy receives 1,789 complaints

Indian embassy receives 1,789 complaints

A total of 119 Indians have died in Qatar so far this year, the embassy announced at the monthly Open House on Friday.

97 Indians have died in Qatar this year

97 Indians have died in Qatar this year

A total of 97 Indians have died so far this year in Qatar, the Indian embassy informed at the monthly community house on Thursday.

Deaths of 79 Indians registered in three months

Deaths of 79 Indians registered in three months

A total of 79 Indians died in Qatar in the first three months of this year, records with the Indian embassy show. This was revealed during the monthly community house on Thursday.

754 complaints registered at Indian embassy in 2016

754 complaints registered at Indian embassy in 2016

In the two months so far this year, the Indian Embassy has received 754 complaints from its nationals, its monthly community house was informed.