The Nobel Prize and the Booker winner’s oeuvre included over 30 works including the famous A House for Mr Biswas (published in 1961).
13 Aug 2018 6:04 AM
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled his demise and said it was a major loss for the world of literature.
13 Aug 2018 4:14 AM
The protests had broken out after, Romania sacked top anti-graft prosecutor Kovesi, considered symbol of country's fight against corruption.
12 Aug 2018 3:02 PM
Francis has convened an international meeting of bishops at the Vatican in October about youths and their faith.
12 Aug 2018 2:53 PM
Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul wrote more than 30 books and won the Nobel Literature Prize in 2001.
12 Aug 2018 8:24 AM
The warning came after the US unveiled a raft of new sanctions against Russia over its alleged use of Novichok nerve agent in Britain.
10 Aug 2018 6:20 PM
Strikes were called in Germany, Sweden, Ireland, Belgium and the Netherlands.
10 Aug 2018 5:23 PM
Images, video files recovered from bomb making site also show them making fun of potential victims and bragging about their coming attack.
07 Aug 2018 1:02 PM
Photos on social media showed a huge ball of fire and black smoke billowing into the sky at the scene of the crash.
06 Aug 2018 6:56 PM
Both crashes were under investigation.
05 Aug 2018 11:29 AM
Torrell’s family said that Eric had Down syndrome, autism and was essentially nonverbal.
04 Aug 2018 3:00 PM
The Austrian collector, who is already facing court action in Germany, claimed to be passionate about birds.
03 Aug 2018 2:12 PM
Capital punishment was earlier allowed 'if this is the only possible way of effectively defending human lives against the unjust aggressor.'
02 Aug 2018 7:03 PM
The two men pulled off heist at Strangnas Cathedral at noon Tuesday and vanished aboard speedboat into vast patchwork of lakes around city.
02 Aug 2018 9:50 AM
Widespread monsoon rainstorms and thick clouds hid the moon across much of India, which should have had a prime view.
28 Jul 2018 10:28 AM
Many people fled by sea to try to escape the massive blaze which tore through towns near Athens, reducing pine forests to ashes.
25 Jul 2018 11:12 AM
Mati is in the Rafina region which is popular with local tourists, particularly pensioners and children at holiday camps.
24 Jul 2018 9:54 AM
Between 1999-2015, they have carried out at least 380 robberies, target high-end jewellery stores, snatching 334 mn euros worth of loot.
21 Jul 2018 6:12 PM
US Prez made the comments in interview responding to question about NATO's Article 5 which states attack on 1 member is attack on all.
20 Jul 2018 12:23 PM
Ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal, his daughter Yulia collapsed in Salisbury on March 4 after being exposed to nerve agent Novichok.
19 Jul 2018 2:05 PM