United States President Donald Trump has arrived in India and was welcomed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his home state of Gujarat.
India deployed more than 10 000 police and gave a facelift to the former home of independence hero Mahatma Gandhi on Sunday on the eve of a visit by United States President Donald Trump, whose two-day trip aims to repair bilateral relations after a trade spat.
India have stunned defending champions and hosts, Australia, in the opening match of the International Cricket Council’s Women’s T20 World Cup in Sydney.
The return of pace spearhead Trent Boult will come as a welcome boost for New Zealand in their flagging ICC Test Championship campaign as they face top-ranked India in Wellington on Friday.
India has extended the detention of four political leaders in Kashmir who had been held by authorities since August to quell dissent after the central government stripped the region of its autonomy, two senior officials said on Friday.
Police shot dead a man holding around 20 women and children hostage at his house in northern India after a 10-hour standoff, state officials said on Friday.
India said on Thursday a patient in the southern state of Kerala had tested positive for novel coronavirus, the first case in the country of the virus which originated in China and has so far killed 170.
Hamish Bennett has been recalled to New Zealand’s squad for the first time in almost three years for the five-match Twenty20 series against India due to injuries to Trent Boult, Matt Henry and Lockie Ferguson.
Shardul Thakur produced an all-round display and Navdeep Saini impressed with his pace again as India thumped Sri Lanka by 78 runs in the third and final Twenty20 International to complete a 2-0 series victory in Pune on Friday.
One woman reported a rape every 15 minutes on average in India in 2018, according to government data released on Thursday, underlining its dismal reputation as one of the worst places in the world to be female.