Police arrest 2 after building fire kills 27 in New Delhi

Indian police have arrested two owners of a company that manufactures and sells security cameras after a massive fire reportedly broke out in their office in a four-story commercial building in India’s capital, killing 27 people and injuring 12 others . By SHONAL GANGULY Associated Press 14 May 2022, 05:36 • 3 minute read Share … Read more

Commercial building fire in India kills at least 27

A massive fire in a four-storey commercial building in the Indian capital has killed at least 27 people and left several injured ByThe Associated Press May 13, 2022, 7:44 PM • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article NEW DELHI – A massive fire broke out Friday night at a four-story commercial … Read more

India seizes $725m from Chinese Xiaomi for remittances

Indian authorities have seized $725 million from Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi, accusing it of violating the country’s foreign exchange laws by making illegal money transfers abroad ByThe Associated Press April 30, 2022, 3:52 p.m. • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article NEW DELHI — Indian authorities on Saturday seized $725 million … Read more

Indian firefighters battle Delhi landfill blaze as air fills with toxic fumes

New Delhi CNN — Firefighters in India’s capital said Wednesday they are close to extinguishing a fire at a landfill site that has been burning for nearly two days, cloaking the area in a toxic haze and choking residents. The blaze broke out Monday at the Ghazipur landfill east of New Delhi, according to the … Read more

India sends wheat to Afghanistan after deal with Pakistan

India’s foreign ministry says it has sent off tons of wheat to Afghanistan to help relieve desperate food shortages, after New Delhi struck a deal with neighboring rival Pakistan to allow shipments across the shared border ByThe Associated Press February 23, 2022, 1:15 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article … Read more

38 people sentenced to death over horror Ahmedabad bombings

A court has sentenced 38 people to death and ordered life in prison for 11 others over a series of horrific terror attacks. A court has sentenced 38 people to death over a string of bomb blasts in the city of Ahmedabad killed dozens in 2008. The co-ordinated bomb blasts in India’s western Gujarat state’s … Read more

India court sentences 38 to death over 2008 bombings

Coordinated attacks in 2008 killed 56, launching shrapnel through markets, buses and other public places in Gujarat state’s commercial hub An Indian court sentenced 38 people to death on Friday over a string of bomb blasts in 2008 that killed dozens in the city of Ahmedabad, in one of the country’s biggest mass death sentences. … Read more