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 Indian prime minister to skip G7 meet in Britain due to coronavirus crisis

INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not travel to Britain for the Group of Seven (G7) summit next month because of the coronavirus situation...

Saudi Arabia announces humanitarian projects worth $123 mn for cash-strapped Pakistan

SAUDI ARABIA has announced 118 humanitarian projects worth more than $123 million for cash-strapped Pakistan in food security, health, education, and water during prime...

First crematorium in UK to have dedicated Shiva shrine

A Leicestershire crematorium claims to be the first in the UK to have a dedicated shrine to Shiva. The Great Glen Crematorium is part of...

HH Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji launches free oxygen drive

LEADING Indian spiritual leader His Holiness (HH) Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji has launched an initiative to provide oxygen cylinders free of charge for homecare...

Indian-American Doctor returns to roots to help fight Covid-19 second wave

By Pooja Shrivastava An Indian-American doctor has returned to his home and is helping people to fight the deadly Covid-19 second wave. Harmandeep Singh Boparai...

UK seeks response from Asian and minority ethnic women to form women’s health strategy

THE UK government has urged women from Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds living in the Midlands, East of England and women over-50 to respond...

NHS suspends recruitment of healthcare professionals from India

THE National Health Service (NHS) has suspended recruitment doctors and nurses from amid concern over healthcare professionals leaving the country when they are most needed...

India’s opposition sees hope for the future in Modi’s state election defeat

Indian opposition parties and political commentators cheered the election victory of a regional leader over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party in a big...

Volunteers provide oxygen as India’s COVID tally nears 20 mln

India's tally of coronavirus infections rose on Monday to just short of 20 million, propelled by a 12th straight day of more than 300,000...

IPL game postponed due to COVID-19 cases

Monday's Indian Premier League (IPL) match had to be rescheduled after two players tested positive for COVID-19, raising doubts over the fate of this...