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Eleven die after eating 'toxic' rice at Indian temple

Eleven die after eating 'toxic' rice at Indian temple

Eleven people have died after eating rice that had likely been contaminated with a toxic substance at a Hindu temple ceremony, a health official said Saturday.

Air India Express starts service to Kannur

Air India Express starts service to Kannur

Air India Express commenced its services from Doha to Kannur in the state of Kerala, India, on December 10. Flight IX 774 departed Doha with 187 passengers on board, the airline said in a statement.

Beyonce, Bollywood, Hillary as India's richest daughter weds

Beyonce, Bollywood, Hillary as India's richest daughter weds

Topping anything in hit film ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, the only daughter of India's richest man ties the knot Wednesday after days of lavish celebrations that included a Beyonce concert in a lakeside palace.

India's Modi stares at biggest election loss since coming to power

India's Modi stares at biggest election loss since coming to power

India's ruling party looked set to lose power in three key states, official vote counts showed on Tuesday, likely handing Prime Minister Narendra Modi his biggest defeat since he took office in 2014, and only months ahead of a general election.

India's rupee, stocks down as central bank chief quits

India's rupee, stocks down as central bank chief quits

India's rupee plunged along with equities on Tuesday after the country's central bank chief quit following a dispute with the government that analysts say raises fears about its independence.

Taj Mahal ticket price hiked fivefold for Indians

Taj Mahal ticket price hiked fivefold for Indians

Authorities have hiked fivefold ticket prices for Indian visitors to the Taj Mahal, in the latest attempt to lower tourist numbers and reduce damage at the country's top tourist site.

Indian state elections could halt Prime Minister Modi's winning streak

Indian state elections could halt Prime Minister Modi's winning streak

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is staring at election losses in big heartland states, polls show, suggesting that farm distress and a lack of jobs for growing numbers of young people ...

Indian ship provides sailing training to Qatari officers

Indian ship provides sailing training to Qatari officers

Indian sail training ship, INS Tarangini, has provided training for six Qatari naval officers on its course of voyage from Muscat to Doha.

Indian police chief removed after cop killed in cow-related violence

Indian police chief removed after cop killed in cow-related violence

A district police chief and two other policemen were transferred after an officer and a civilian were killed in mob violence over alleged cow slaughter in northern India, reports said Saturday.

13 killed as bus falls down gorge in Indian Kashmir

13 killed as bus falls down gorge in Indian Kashmir

Thirteen people were killed Saturday when a passenger bus fell 70 metres down a gorge in southern Indian-administered Kashmir, police said.

Thousands march in Australia against Indian mogul's coal mine plan

Thousands march in Australia against Indian mogul's coal mine plan

Thousands of people marched in Australian cities Saturday to protest against Indian mining giant Adani's controversial plan to construct a new coal mine in central Queensland.

India urges training to replicate Lion Air crash for Boeing pilots

India urges training to replicate Lion Air crash for Boeing pilots

Pilots flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets in India should be trained on a simulator that replicates the suspected scenario that led to the Lion Air crash, India's aviation regulator said in a statement on Thursday.