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India’s Polls: first phase of polling starts

The first phase of polling in India's general elections began on Thursday morning, and votes are to be polled in as many as seven...
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Facebook pulls down 687 pages belonging to India’s congress party ahead of polls

Social media giant Facebook Inc. has removed 687 pages and accounts linked to India's main opposition National Congress party. The company Monday said pages,...
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Vice President Finds Investors for Africa

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has encouraged investors in India to constructively engage their African counterparts for business development as they gear up towards...
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Ghana to Bank on India’s Experience and Become a Pharmaceutical Hub

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said the Government is focused on establishing partnerships with Indian businesses to aid Ghana’s ambition of becoming the...
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U.S. to Cut Special Trade Arrangements for India and Turkey

The United States intends to move India and Turkey out of a program under which a group of developing countries receive preferential trade treatment,...
Indian paramilitary troopers stand guard ahead of India's Republic Day celebration in Srinagar, summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir, Jan. 25, 2016. Authorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir Monday intensified security and surveillance ahead of India's Republic Day, officials said. (Xinhua/Javed Dar)

Escalating Tension Between Kashmir and Amritsar Causes India to Close Down Airports

Indian authorities Wednesday ordered closure of airports for civilian aeroplanes in Indian-controlled Kashmir and Amritsar of Punjab state in wake of the growing tension...
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India Adopts New Strategy to Boost Housing for All Programme by 2022

The Indian government on Sunday slashed the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on under-construction houses in a bid to achieve the feat of...
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India’s Liquor Tragedy Hits 156 Deaths

The death toll due to consumption of illicit liquor in India's northeastern state of Assam Sunday rose to 156, local government officials said. Over 200...
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India: 13 reported killed whilst 18 remain injured in Truck accident

At least 13 people were killed and 18 others injured after a speeding truck ran into a marriage procession in western Indian state of...
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Ugandan Cricket Team Camp in India for Impending World Cup Qualifier

Uganda's under-19 cricket team on Wednesday set off for India where it will camp for 15 days ahead of the International Cricket Council U19...
A man buys liquor at a shop in New Delhi, India, on Feb. 10, 2019. As death toll mounted in two northern Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, police have launched a massive crackdown on the illegal dens of spurious liquor manufacturing places, officials said Sunday. Over 200 people have been detained and cases registered against the persons for manufacturing and selling liquor without authorization. Officials confirmed the death toll has mounted to 72, however, local media reports suggested the tragedy has claimed over 100 lives. (Xinhua/Zhang Naijie)

India; Over 200 People Held By Police Over Tainted Liquor

As death toll mounts in two northern Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, police have launched a massive crackdown on the illegal dens...
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India: 72 People confirmed dead after drinking unwholesome liquor

72 people have been confirmed dead after consuming an illicit liquor in northern India, officials have said. According to officials, 36 people were confirmed dead...
Border Security Force (BSF) camel contingent marches through Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the 70th Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India, Jan. 26, 2019. Thousands of Indians have converged on a ceremonial boulevard to watch a parade displaying the country's military power and cultural diversity amid tight security measures during the 70th Republic Day celebrations. (Xinhua/Partha Sarkar)

India Marks Its 70th Republic Day

The Indian government on Saturday celebrated the 70th Republic Day amid tight security measures, officials said. The main function was organized at Rajpath in New...
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India: Man Attacked and Killed in a Zoo

A man was mauled to death by lions inside a zoo in northern Indian state of Punjab, officials said Monday. The incident took place inside...
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Nigeria and India to sign an agreement on air services

Nigeria and India are set to sign Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) that would enable direct flights between the two countries, local media reported...
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South Sudan seeks support from India to tackle mental health challenges

South Sudan said on Friday it will seek technical and financial support from India to help build its first 120-bed ultra-modern hospital aimed at...

Bhuvan Bam Becomes Indian’s First Youtuber To Receive The Coveted ‘Diamond Play Button’

Bhuvan Bam, India’s most loved Indian YouTuber, has received the highly coveted ‘Diamond Play Button’ recognition from YouTube India on Thursday for being the...

Grand Sales 2018 Is Here Again; Take Your Chance!

The Ghana Trade Fair Company is a leading International Trade Fair Center in the sub-region which promotes beneficial trade between Ghana and her global...
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Viewpoint: 10th BRICS Summit Held in South Africa While United States Trade War Escalates

Participants make declaration against unilateralism coming from Washington Republic of South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted the 10th BRICS Summit where strong opposition to the...
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Zimbabwe targets increased tourist arrivals from India, GCC countries

The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority has appointed Dubai-based firm VFS Global to promote Zimbabwe as a favorable tourist destination in India and the Gulf Cooperation...

China and India Work at Deepening Economic Relationship

India has been one of the fastest-growing large economies in the world for over two decades. However, the country's performance in terms of GDP...
The 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit is scheduled for June 9-10 in Qingdao. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

The Awakening of a New Era

Qingdao, a beautiful coastal city, is ready to greet guests from afar for the 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit scheduled for June 9...
Volunteers begins to work in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, May 24, 2018. The 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit is scheduled for June 9-10 in Qingdao. Photo:news.qtv.com.cn

India and Pakistan’s Participation in SCO Gives It More Meaning

The 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit will be held in the coastal city of Qingdao in China's Shandong province on June 9-10. China...
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Indian court forgives Punjab minister in road rage case

India's Supreme Court Tuesday held Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu guilty of causing injuries to a person in a 30-year-old road rage case and...
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India: 3 teens raped and burned alive

Three teenage girls were raped and set on fire in a week in India, killing two and leaving a third in critical condition, according...
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India: two die in ambulance fire

Two people were charred to death and one suffered critical burn injuries on Tuesday after an ambulance caught fire in Indian capital city New...
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India to lends support to Ghana towards 1D 1F policy

Indian business delegation is in Ghana to explore the possibility of setting up a 200-metric tonnes of oil palm refinery, a cocoa processing plant...
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China, India find mutual grounds in informal summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached broad consensus on the overarching, long-term and strategic issues of global and bilateral...
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India: 21 people killed and 12 sustained injuries in road accident

At least 21 people were killed and 12 others injured after a mini-truck carrying members of marriage party fell from a bridge in central...
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India: Passenger Train Commutes 10 kms Without Engine

India's Railway Ministry on Sunday ordered a high-level probe and suspended seven officials for negligence after 22 coaches of a passenger train traveled backward...