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Man jailed in the UK for ‘romance fraud’

A man has been jailed for fraud by false representation after cheating many women in the past seven years. The Harrow crown court sentenced Vimal...

Indian state to allow quarantined virus patients to vote in elections

Quarantined coronavirus patients in the Indian state of Bihar will be allowed to vote in polling stations in upcoming local elections but only during...

Indian playback singer S P Balasubrahmanyam dies

INDIAN legendary playback singer S P Balasubrahmanyam, popularly known as SPB, died on Friday(25) at a private hospital in the southern city of Chennai....

Sri Lanka scraps $1.5bn Japan-funded light rail system

SRI LANKA on Thursday(24) scrapped a Japanese-funded light rail project in the capital signed by the previous government. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has ordered the termination...

Rescuers call off search for victims in India building collapse

Emergency workers have ended a days-long search for victims of an apartment block collapse in western India as the death toll rose to 41,...

UK launches new job support scheme

WITH a warning that he could save 'every business', British finance minister Rishi Sunak on Thursday(24) announced a new jobs support scheme which ensures people...

Tata Steel becomes a member of ResponsibleSteel

TATA STEEL has joined global steel-making standards organisation ResponsibleSteel as part of its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as well as creating jobs...

India’s coronavirus infections spike again after dip

INDIA's coronavirus infections surged again on Wednesday(23), a day after falling to their lowest figure in almost a month. In the last 24 hours, there...

Virus fears stop Indian Sikhs visiting Pakistan site for festival

Coronavirus fears meant a historic travel corridor created last year to let Indian Sikhs visit a holy shrine in northeast Pakistan remained closed Tuesday(22)...

Bollywood superstar Padukone summoned by police in drugs probe

Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone has been summoned for questioning as part of an escalating drugs probe into the suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput,...