Gulf Times - India
India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products

India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products

India will impose retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products from Sunday after Washington withdrew certain trade privileges this month in a move that is expected to aggravate trade tensions between the two countries.

Seven die cleaning Indian hotel septic tank: police

Seven die cleaning Indian hotel septic tank: police

Seven people have suffocated to death while cleaning a hotel septic tank in western India without safety gear, police said Saturday.

Maoist rebels kill 5 policemen in eastern India

Maoist rebels kill 5 policemen in eastern India

Maoist rebels killed five policemen in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand on Friday, a senior police official said, the latest in a series of attacks on security forces.

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

India and New Zealand were awarded a point each after persistent rain in Nottingham forced the abandonment of their match on Thursday -- the fourth no result of this World Cup so far.

Encephalitis from lychees kills 31 children in India: official

Encephalitis from lychees kills 31 children in India: official

At least 31 children have died in northern India in the last 10 days from a deadly brain disease believed linked to a toxic substance found in lychee fruit, health officials said Wednesday.

India evacuates hundreds of thousands as cyclone Vayu builds fury

India evacuates hundreds of thousands as cyclone Vayu builds fury

India evacuated hundreds of thousands of people to shelters along the coast in its western state of Gujarat as a cyclone gathering intensity over the Arabian Sea was expected to hit land on Thursday.

IndiGo extends "temporary halt' of  Thiruvananthapuram, Ahmedabad services

IndiGo extends "temporary halt' of Thiruvananthapuram, Ahmedabad services

India’s leading private airline IndiGo has extended “temporary suspension” of its direct services from Doha to Thiruvananthapuram and Ahmedabad until October 26.

Four passengers die in 'unbearable' heat on Indian train

Four passengers die in 'unbearable' heat on Indian train

Four people died in 'unbearable' heat while travelling by train in northern India, which has been in the grip of a heatwave for two weeks, officials and passengers said Tuesday.

Indian court orders release of journalist arrested over social media

Indian court orders release of journalist arrested over social media

India's Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the immediate release on bail of a journalist arrested at the weekend and remanded to 11 days' judicial custody over social media posts allegedly defaming a local politician.

Indian toddler dies after 110 hours down well

Indian toddler dies after 110 hours down well

A two-year-old Indian boy stuck in a narrow well for more than four days was pulled out dead on Tuesday, triggering protests over delays in reaching the toddler.

Six escape death sentence for rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Six escape death sentence for rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Six men were convicted Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of an eight-year-old girl from a nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.

Six convicted over notorious Indian gang rape

Six convicted over notorious Indian gang rape

Six men were convicted on Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of a young girl from a nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.