Sting is heading to India in January. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer is set to headline the 2024 installment of Lollapalooza India, marking his first performance at the iconic festival. This is the second time the two-day festival is being held in India. It is... Read More.
(LONDON) -- India's southern state of Kerala is currently facing an outbreak of the rare, but potentially serious Nipah virus with at least two deaths so far, according to local reports.Health officials have closed schools and offices in Kerala and hundreds of residents are... Read More.
(NEW DELHI) -- President Joe Biden is scheduled to depart for India and Vietnam Thursday on a trip that includes the Group of 20 summit and is designed to further cement the United States' influence in Asia and counter China's rise around the world.The... Read More.
(NEW YORK)-- India on Wednesday became only the fourth country in the world to land a spacecraft on the moon, and the first to do so in the lunar south pole region.The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched the mission, known as Chandrayaan-3, in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- President Joe Biden will travel to India next month to attend this year's Group of 20 leaders' summit, potentially placing him in the same venue as Russian President Vladimir Putin, the White House said Tuesday.Biden will travel to New Delhi, the... Read More.
(INDIA) -- At least 200 people have been killed and hundreds more injured in a train accident in India, as the death toll continues to rise, officials said.The crash occurred Friday night in Odisha, a state in eastern India, and involved three trains, according... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The tiger conservation efforts in Asia have been so successful that they had an unintended -- and equally beneficial -- consequence of preventing further some greenhouse gas emissions from entering the atmosphere, a new study finds.Enhanced protection of Indian forests for... Read More.
(FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga.) -- A woman accused of putting her newborn in a plastic bag and abandoning her in the Georgia woods nearly four years ago has been denied bond after prosecutors argued she could intimidate potential witnesses in the "Baby India" case.Karima Jiwani, 40,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The State Department's latest survey of religious freedom around the world shows that conditions in some of the most oppressive nations around the world are growing even more dire as well as new, troubling trends, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some 70 years after humans drove cheetahs to extinction in India, the country now seeks to bring them back.In efforts to reestablish a population, South Africa will ship about 100 of the carnivorous cats to India over the next decade with... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The world's population reached eight billion people on Tuesday, according to a report by the United Nations’ population division.“This year’s World Population Day falls during a milestone year, when we anticipate the birth of the Earth’s eight billionth inhabitant. This is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The global population is projected to hit eight billion on Tuesday, according to a report by the United Nations’ population division.“This year’s World Population Day falls during a milestone year, when we anticipate the birth of the Earth’s eight billionth inhabitant.... Read More.