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    New figures on visa applications from India published

    Number of Indians visiting the UK showing increase despite emerging destinations gaining popularity and overall foreign travel on the rise New figures published today show a steady year-on-year increase in the overall number of visa applications from India over the...

    Stocks and oil surge as Trump calls truce in China trade war

    Financial markets give their reaction to hopes that trade spat will prove less costly than feared to demand in the global economy. Stock markets are rallying worldwide after the US and China agrees to suspend new tariffs in their trade...

    Emiliano Sala’s missing plane found

    The plane carrying the newly-signed Cardiff City footballer and pilot David Ibbotson disappeared on January 21. Earlier, shipwreck hunter David Mearns said it was a ‘possibility’ that the bodies would be found. Underwater video footage shows one occupant visible in the...

    Hundreds killed in Sri Lanka Church Bombings

    Eight British nationals have been confirmed amongst the dead after a series of bombings in Sri Lanka. Whilst locals from Sri Lanka went to pray at their local church on Easter Sunday, hundreds were killed by coordinated bombings which took...

    The times of India: What Brexit holds for the ever-developing country?

    This time last week, I was unexpectedly in India for the funeral of my beloved aunt. It allowed a few days to reflect on differences between the UK and India; two countries that have shaped many British born Indians...

    Justice For Priyanka Reddy

    A vile attack that has shock Indian society once again, the body of a veterinarian doctor has been found charred under an overpass on November 28 after she was gang raped and murdered by men who had offered to...

    Pakistan Military Plane Crashes Killing 18

    A Pakistani military plane has crashed into a residential area killing at least 18 people, most of them on the ground. Troops and police cordoned off the residential area near the garrison city of Rawalpindi. Five soldiers, including two army pilots,...

    Scholars, artists, musicians and athletes set to be honoured at 35th Maharana Mewar Foundation...

    An Indian awards ceremony that in previous years has honored leading British cultural icons including Oscar-winning film director Richard Attenborough and Nobel Prize-winning novelist Sir V S Naipaul is to be held in the Rajasthan city of Udaipur next...

    Shilpa Shetty Kundra Welcomes Baby Girl Through Surrogacy

    Couple Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra have been blessed with their second child, a baby girl, born through surrogacy. Shilpa took to Instagram to make the announcement that their little angel Samisha Shetty Kundra arrived on February...

    Asia’s Darkest Secret: Impending Elephant Extinction

    Asian Elephants are threatened with extinction and tourism; Religious festivities and temples are fueling their downfall Jameela Freitas reports in time for World Elephant Day 12 August 2016   The magnificent elephants are revered in Asian culture and seen as the embodiment...