At least 10 people were killed when Cyclone Vardah slammed into the southern Indian city of Chennai, bringing down houses and cutting off the electricity supply, authorities said Tuesday (Dec 13).
A relatively dry spell in Chennai and its neighbourhood brought relief to residents and rescue agencies who hope the receding river waters will reduce the number of flooded areas make relief work more effective.
The Indian authorities on Thursday initiated a terror probe into the twin blasts which ripped through a passenger train in the southern state of Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai.
Chennai Express, the new film of India's Bollywood star Shah Rikh Khan, took theaters by storm on the first day of its presentation.
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At the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Benin's President Patrice Talon pays China a four-day state visit from August 31 to September 3. The visit injects ne
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With the theme "opening up leads development, cooperation delivers the future," the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) opened in Beijing on Saturda