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  • Jul 14 2021

    India: Flash floods wreak havoc in parts of Himachal Pradesh

    A cloudburst in Himachal’s Dharamshala has triggered a flash flood, washing away vehicles and causing damage to properties in the Bhagsu Nag area. Several videos have been shared by locals as well as the authorities, including SHO Mcleodganj Vipin Chaudhary, on Twitter.

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  • Jun 19 2021

    India’s legendary athlete Milkha Singh dies of Covid after wife’s corona death

    India on Saturday mourned the loss of track legend Milkha Singh, who overcame childhood tragedy to seek Olympic glory, after he died aged 91 following a long battle with Covid-19. His death, due to Covid-19 complications, comes days after his wife’s, former India volleyball captain Nirmal Kaur. Soon after the news of his death went […]

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  • Jun 06 2021

    Legendary Actor Dilip Kumar admitted to hospital after complaining of breathlessness

    Tragedy King of Indian movies Dilip Kumar was admitted to the Hinduja Hospital in Khar, Mumbai after he complained of breathlessness on Sunday morning. Saira Banu confirmed the development and said “He was unwell, he had some breathing problems so he has been admitted to a non-Covid hospital in Khar today. A blood test and […]

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  • May 23 2021

    Salman Khan mourns the death of the ‘Laxman’ music director of his films

    Bollywood’s Chul Bull Pandey Salman Khan has expressed deep grief over the death of his film’s music director Vijay Patel alias Lakshman. Salman Khan wrote in a message released on micro-blogging site Twitter that ‘Ram Laxman, was  music director of my successful and super hit films’ Mein Pyaar Kiya’, ‘Hum Aap Ke Hain Koun’, ‘Pathar […]

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  • May 22 2021

    India diplomat’s wife tests positive for COVID-19 at Wagah Border

    A member of India’s diplomatic staff tested positive for coronavirus at Wagah Border on Friday after the health authorities tested the delegation for COVID-19 at the border crossing. The person who tested positive is wife of a member of the Indian diplomatic staff, sources said.

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  • May 20 2021

    Deadly ‘black fungus’ surges among India’s Covid-19 patients

    New Delhi: Special hospital wards will be set up in India’s capital, New Delhi, to fight ‘black fungus’, authorities said Thursday as the life-threatening infection surged among coronavirus patients. A rare disease in normal times, authorities say thousands have developed Mucormycosis — or black fungus — across India as it battles a Covid-19 wave that […]

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  • Aug 07 2019

    China says move on Kashmir violates its territorial sovereignty

    China said on Tuesday it opposed India’s decision to revoke the special status of Kashmir, a disputed region sandwiched among India, Pakistan and China, because it undermined China’s territorial sovereignty. “India’s action is unacceptable and would not have any legal effect,” foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said in a statement on the ministry’s website.

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  • Aug 07 2019

    Turkey President Tayyip Erdoğan expresses concern over India’s Kashmir move

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Pakistani counterpart discussed India’s scrapping of Kashmir’s special status on Aug. 5. Prime Minister Imran Khan phoned Erdoğan to inform him about India’s latest move, said the Turkish Presidential Communications Directorate.

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  • Aug 06 2019

    Corps Commanders Meeting : Army will go to ‘any extent’ for Kashmir

    RAWALPINDI: The top military brass on Tuesday extended full support to “government’s rejection of Indian actions regarding Kashmir” and reaffirmed that it is “prepared and shall go to any extent to fulfill” its “obligations [to the Kashmiri people]”. The statement was issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Major General Asif Ghafoor after the conclusion […]

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