Gulf Times - agricultural-output
Monsoon rains hit India's southern coast three days early

Monsoon rains hit India's southern coast three days early

Monsoons deliver about 70% of India's annual rainfall and are the lifeblood of its $2.5 trillion economy.

$400mn more US aid for Syrians

$400mn more US aid for Syrians

The US State Department said on Tuesday it was providing nearly $400mn in additional humanitarian funding to help Syrians caught up in the country's civil war, bring total US humanitarian spending for Syria to about $5.9bn.