Gulf Times - India
At least 14 dead, 50 injured after large tent collapses in India

At least 14 dead, 50 injured after large tent collapses in India

At least 14 people were killed and 50 injured on Sunday when heavy rain and a thunderstorm caused a huge tent to collapse in the Barmer district of India's western desert state of Rajasthan, a senior government official said.

Renowned Indian musicians to perform at Katara concert Friday

Renowned Indian musicians to perform at Katara concert Friday

Some of the finest exponents Indian musical instruments are to entertain their audience with a mesmerising performance Friday at the Drama Theater (Hall No 16) of Katara Cultural Village.

Qatar-India trade volumes jump 24% to reach $12bn in 2018

Qatar-India trade volumes jump 24% to reach $12bn in 2018

The Qatar Chamber on Thursday held a meeting with an Indian trade delegation chaired by Anmol Modi, who is the head of the Fibernet Goa Exhibition.

Heatwave kills 76 in India's Bihar state

Heatwave kills 76 in India's Bihar state

At least 76 people have died as a blistering heatwave swept through India's eastern state of Bihar on the weekend, officials said Monday.

Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

Tens of thousands of Indian doctors went on strike Monday calling for more protection against violence by patients and their families, as parliament met for the first time since national elections.

India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products

India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products

India will impose retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products from Sunday after Washington withdrew certain trade privileges this month in a move that is expected to aggravate trade tensions between the two countries.

Seven die cleaning Indian hotel septic tank: police

Seven die cleaning Indian hotel septic tank: police

Seven people have suffocated to death while cleaning a hotel septic tank in western India without safety gear, police said Saturday.

Maoist rebels kill 5 policemen in eastern India

Maoist rebels kill 5 policemen in eastern India

Maoist rebels killed five policemen in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand on Friday, a senior police official said, the latest in a series of attacks on security forces.

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

India and New Zealand were awarded a point each after persistent rain in Nottingham forced the abandonment of their match on Thursday -- the fourth no result of this World Cup so far.

Encephalitis from lychees kills 31 children in India: official

Encephalitis from lychees kills 31 children in India: official

At least 31 children have died in northern India in the last 10 days from a deadly brain disease believed linked to a toxic substance found in lychee fruit, health officials said Wednesday.

India evacuates hundreds of thousands as cyclone Vayu builds fury

India evacuates hundreds of thousands as cyclone Vayu builds fury

India evacuated hundreds of thousands of people to shelters along the coast in its western state of Gujarat as a cyclone gathering intensity over the Arabian Sea was expected to hit land on Thursday.

IndiGo extends "temporary halt' of  Thiruvananthapuram, Ahmedabad services

IndiGo extends "temporary halt' of Thiruvananthapuram, Ahmedabad services

India’s leading private airline IndiGo has extended “temporary suspension” of its direct services from Doha to Thiruvananthapuram and Ahmedabad until October 26.