World Jul 1, 2019

India fears for crops and economy after driest June in five years

India had its driest June in five years due to a delay in monsoon rains, the weather department said late Sunday, raising fears for crops and the broader economy. Overall, rains were a third below average, although in some states, including the sugar cane growing ...

India downs West Indies to extend unbeaten run to five

More Sports / Cricket Jun 28, 2019

India downs West Indies to extend unbeaten run to five

Mohammed Shami only got a start at the World Cup because his India teammate Bhuvneshwar Kumar was injured. After finishing off contrasting victories over Afghanistan and West Indies within a week, Shami may just have secured his spot. He certainly finished off the West Indies, taking ...

India deploys two ships in Gulf of Oman after tanker attacks

World Jun 21, 2019

India deploys two ships in Gulf of Oman after tanker attacks

India's navy has deployed two ships in the Gulf of Oman to ensure safe passage for Indian-flagged vessels, the country's defense ministry said late on Thursday, a week after two oil tankers were attacked in the region. The United States has blamed Iran for the ...

At least 30 dead as bus plunges off Indian mountain road

World Jun 21, 2019

At least 30 dead as bus plunges off Indian mountain road

At least 30 people were killed and 37 injured when a bus plunged off a road in India's hilly northern state of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, a government official said. "About 60 to 65 people were on board the bus," said Akshay Sood, a senior ...