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 At least 160 people are reported to have been killed in floods and landslides following days of torrential rain in Nepal and northern India.

Train collision with rickshaw in Bihar death toll at 21

 A train crash in the Indian state of Bihar on Monday left 21 dead and two injured, officials say.

Deputy PM meets with foreign ministers of Myanmar, US, India

 Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has held bilateral meetings with the Foreign Ministers of Myanmar, the US and India on the sidelines of the on-going 47th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-47) in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. |

India landslide: Hopes fade for survivors as toll rises to 66

 Hopes of finding any more survivors from a landslide that buried a village in western India on Wednesday are fading, as the number of bodies found reaches 66, officials said.

India building collapse rescue ends with 61 dead

 The rescue operation at an 11-storey building that collapsed in the Indian city of Chennai has been called off, with the final death toll put at 61.

Chennai building collapse toll passes 40

 The death toll in a building collapse in the Indian city of Chennai has passed 40 as rescue workers continue to find more bodies in the wreckage.

India building collapse: 'Scores trapped' in Chennai

 More than 100 people are still feared trapped after a building collapsed in southern India, an official has said.

India a ‘trusted partner' of VN in East Sea dispute: academic

For last six decades or more, India and Viet Nam have unhindered bilateral relation. So also, last week's Chinese bulling attitude in East Sea where India lost no time to convey its discontent of former's irresponsible act.

Three arrested after girls are gang-raped and left hanging from tree in India

 A police officer and two other people have been arrested after two teenage girls were gang-raped and left hanging from the branches of a mango tree in a northern Indian village, authorities said Friday.

Deadly train crash in north India

 At least 20 people are feared dead after a passenger train derailed and hit a stationary goods train in India's Uttar Pradesh state, officials say.

Political News Headlines 18/4

 NA committee discusses 2012 budget, casino business; Vietnam, Germany promote legislation relations; Vietnam-India strategic partnership develops well; Vietnam, Russia discuss extending partnership areas

Art & Entertainment News Headlines 10/3

HCM City stirs-up interest in South African culture; Local students sketch historic Long Bien bridge; Art show celebrates creativity with do paper; HCM City festival shows beauty of Ao Dai; Japan Cherry blossom festival fascinates local youth

India: Woman gang-raped on orders of 'kangaroo court'

 Police in India's West Bengal have held 13 people in connection with a gang rape of a woman allegedly on orders of village elders who objected to her relationship with a man.

Two held over India rape of Danish woman

 Police in the Indian capital Delhi have arrested two people in connection with the gang rape of a Danish woman.

India rejects WTO proposals in Bali

 India said Wednesday it could not accept a WTO proposal on food security, casting a gloom over a high-stakes conference tasked with salvaging the body's faltering efforts to liberalise world trade.

7 injured in foot overbridge collapse in eastern India

At least seven people were injured when a foot overbridge collapsed at a railway station and caved in on a passing goods train in the eastern Indian state of Bihar Wednesday,

400 students hospitalized for suspected food poisoning in India

 More than 400 students of a Mumbai school were hospitalized Monday with symptoms of food poisoning after eating a cake served in mid-day meal,

India trains Vietnam submarine crew

 VietNamNet Bridge – India on November 23 began training 500 Vietnamese sailors under a defence initiative between the two countries.

Vietnam, India issue joint statement

 Vietnam and India on November 20 issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong’s State visit to India.

Party Chief Nguyen Phu Trong leaves for India

 Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and his entourage left Hanoi on November 19 for their four-day visit to India aiming to deepen the relationship and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries.