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Rahul Gandhi resigns as leader of India’s opposition Congress

Rahul Gandhi quit Wednesday as head of India's main opposition Congress party, taking the blame for a second-straight election humiliation by right-wing Hindu nationalist Prime Minister...

Bangladesh extends shutdown till May 5

Bangladesh has extended the nationwide shutdown for 10 more days until May 5 to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the country.  The government initially declared...

NHS set to pay child and family care costs of doctors returning to general...

THE NHS has launched a ‘brilliant scheme’ offering financial support for the caring of children or family members of doctors returning to general practice. Qualified...
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrested amid farmers protest

Indian police on Thursday (8) briefly arrested leading opposition figure Rahul Gandhi as he tried to reach farmers striking in Madhya Pradesh, where five...

Sushant Singh Rajput’s father releases a video statement

Sushant Singh Rajput died by suicide on 14th June 2020. The actor’s suicide case has been in the news from the past few weeks. Earlier, it...

Virus fears force animal sellers online for Muslim festival

Prancing in front of a camera with its blond mane blowing in the wind, “007” is one of thousands of goats being sold online...

Bhutan makes Indians, Bangladeshis pay ‘sustainable development fee’

Bhutan is introducing a "sustainable development fee" for regional tourists following a spike in Indian visitors that has sparked worries for the unique Himalayan...

Pakistan extends house arrest of Mumbai attack mastermind

Pakistan has extended by three months the house arrest of Hafiz Saeed, accused by the United States of masterminding the 2008 attacks on the...

India’s Modi visits bombed Sri Lanka church, vows support after attacks

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday honoured those killed by Islamist militants in Sri Lanka's Easter bombings, vowing support for the island nation...

Bangladesh logs 46 new virus deaths, 3,200 cases in a day

Bangladesh has registered 46 new fatalities from the novel coronavirus infection in a daily count, taking the death toll to 3,740. The tally of infections...