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India, China agree on ‘expeditious’ disengagement of troops on tense border

By Shakir Husain NEW DELHI -- India and China have agreed on "expeditiously" disengaging their troops on the tense Himalayan border, according to the Ministry...

Indian PM visits Himalayan border region amid China-India military tensions

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday made a surprise visit to the Ladakh region where Indian and Chinese soldiers were involved in a violent clash last month.

India bans TikTok, other Chinese Mobile apps

India has banned TikTok video app and dozens of other mobile apps developed by Chinese firms over security and privacy concerns.

Number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in India surpasses 500,000 – Health...

India has confirmed record 18,552 new cases of the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, with the total number of those infected having surpassed 500,000, the country's Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday.

Muslims in India praise Saudi decision on Haj Pilgrimage

Saudi Arabia's decision to organise a scaled-down Haj this year due to the coronavirus situation has been welcomed by Indian Muslims, who constitute one of the largest segments of pilgrims.

KK Mart eyes more branches in India, develops e-commerce platform for...

Homegrown 24-hour mini-supermarket chain KK Super Mart is hoping to open more branches in India, and – in the view of the new normal due to COVID-19 – develop an e-commerce platform to make it easier for consumers to purchase essential products online.

India’s Covid-19 death toll rises to 9,195 as total cases reach...

India's federal health ministry said Sunday morning that 311 new deaths of COVID-19 and 11,929 more positive cases were reported, taking the number of deaths to 9,195 and total cases to 320,922.

India: Many regions face swarms of locusts

Swarms of locusts have attacked many places in western and northwestern India, prompting the government to buy additional pest control equipment from abroad to save crops.

Muslims in India mark a subdued EID, contribute more to charity

Muslims in India celebrated a subdued Eid Al Fitr (Aidilfitri) on Monday without the congregational prayers and by avoiding public celebrations due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

India reports highest daily spike of 6,654 new Covid-19 cases

India's federal health ministry Saturday morning reported 137 new deaths and 6,654 more positive cases due to COVID-19 since Friday in the country, taking the number of deaths to 3,720 and total cases to 125,101.