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Two Indian states to hold elections in October

Two Indian states to hold elections in October

Two Indian states will go to the polls in October, the election commissioner said on Saturday, in a test of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity after he won a clear mandate in a general election in May.

At least 30 killed as storms, lightning strike across Indian states

At least 30 killed as storms, lightning strike across Indian states

Fresh storms and lightning strikes have claimed at least 30 lives across northern and eastern India, officials and news reports said Saturday.

Chronicling the art and life of Dia al-Azzawi

Chronicling the art and life of Dia al-Azzawi

At the IDAM restaurant, gloriously flooded with natural light on the top floor of the Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar Museums (QM) yesterday noon presented its autumn programme buzzing with a series of promising upcoming events, crowning which is the sweeping Dia al-Azzawi retrospective that chronicles