#Kuwait The Ministry of Interior has officially lift the ban on Indian female workers after the Indian authorities has scrapped with immediate effect the $2500 (730KD) bank guarantee measure that was enforced earlier for recruitment of Indian female domestic workers for Kuwait, The cancellation of the policy measure brings an end to a two-year-old dispute between Kuwait and India.
#India: At least 30 people were killed and more than 250 others injured in the wake of widespread violence on Friday after an Indian court condemned a renowned spiritual leader in a 2002 rape case, local media reported.
#India: At least 23 passengers were killed and more than 72 were injured after an express train derailed in north India on Saturday, Six6 coaches of the train came off the tracks in the northern Uttar Pradesh state, near the town of Khatuli.
India: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday unfurled the national flag at the Red Fort kicking off India’s Independence Day celebrations.
At least 165 people have died and thousands have fled their homes as monsoon floods swept across Nepal, India and Bangladesh, officials said Monday, warning the toll could rise as the extent of the damage becomes clear, more than six million people were affected by the floods.
India: More than 65 children, many of them newborns have died in the last 48 hours at a hospital in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur district, 60 in the last five days. The UP government has ordered an investigation into the large number of child deaths, but denied reports linking them to a disruption in the supply of oxygen at the hospital.
Floods in the western Indian state of Gujarat have killed 218 people, government officials have confirmed. the floods have affected 450,000 people in the state.