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India insists tree Barack Obama planted is not dead

India insists tree Barack Obama planted is not dead

By Fri, Feb 20, 2015 4:49PM UTC Comments Off India insists tree Barack Obama planted is not dead

NEW DELHI (AP) — Officials in India want to make one thing clear: The tree that President Barack Obama planted here three weeks ago is not dead....

Indian millionaire charged with killing security guard for being ‘too slow’

By Tue, Feb 17, 2015 5:12PM UTC Comments Off Indian millionaire charged with killing security guard for being 'too slow'

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police say an Indian millionaire has been charged with murder in southern India after he allegedly rammed his SUV into his security guard he accused of being too slow....

Sri Lanka’s new leader makes Indian capital 1st visit abroad

By Mon, Feb 16, 2015 9:48AM UTC Comments Off Sri Lanka's new leader makes Indian capital 1st visit abroad

NEW DELHI (AP) — Sri Lanka's new president is emphasizing India's importance as a regional ally by making New Delhi his first destination abroad after unseating his powerful predecessor in a stunning election upset last month....

Building collapses, killing 12 people in north India

By Mon, Feb 16, 2015 9:41AM UTC Comments Off Building collapses, killing 12 people in north India

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Police say a building that was under construction collapsed and killed 12 people, including two children, in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh....

4 killed as train derails in India

By Fri, Feb 13, 2015 2:21PM UTC Comments Off 4 killed as train derails in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — A railroad official says at least four passengers were killed and dozens injured as several coaches of a train derailed in southern India. The official, Anil Kumar Aggarwal, says rescuers rushed the injured to nearby hospitals near Bangalore, the capital of southern Karnataka state, on Friday. The cause of the accident...