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Doctors extract 526 teeth from boy’s mouth

Indian doctors removed a tumor with a record number of 526 teeth inside a seven-year-old boy’s mouth

Hotels cut back on water use as taps run dry in Indian city

All four reservoirs that supply Chennai, known as the Detroit of south Asia for its flourishing automobile industry, have run dry this summer

Snake threats, shoe-throwing move IPL matches out of Chennai

NEW DELHI: Protest-hit Chennai Super Kings were Thursday ordered to play all their remaining Indian Premier League (IPL) home games 1,200 kilometres away in...

Shoe thrown at players during IPL match in Chennai

CHENNAI: Protesters burned merchandise and jostled with police outside a cricket stadium in Chennai on Tuesday, demanding Indian Premier League matches be cancelled as...

Cyclone kills 10 in south India’s tech hub

CHENNAI: At least 10 people were killed when Cyclone Vardah slammed into the southern Indian tech hub of Chennai, bringing down houses and cutting...

Indian robbers cut hole in train roof in $750,000 heist

CHENNAI, INDIA: A gang of robbers cut a hole in the roof of a train travelling through southern India and stole more than $750,000 in cash, police said on Wednesday.

Indian art dealer arrested for suspected temple theft

CHENNAI: Indian police have arrested an octogenarian art dealer for possessing hundreds of artefacts thought to have been stolen from Hindu temples, as they probe possible links to international smuggling rackets, officers said Wednesday.

Women’s World T20: Edwards helps England trounce Pakistan

CHENNAI: England beat Pakistan by 68 runs in their must win Group B game of the Women's World Twenty20 at Chennai, ARY News reported.

India scrape to one-run victory over Bangladesh in World T20

BANGALORE: India scraped to a one-run win against a tenacious Bangladesh in Bangalore in a thrilling match on Wednesday, keeping their hopes of World Twenty20 glory alive.

World T20: Fletcher powers West Indies to win over Sri Lanka

CHENNAI: Andre Fletcher's unbeaten half century helped West Indies overcome Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the Group 1 Super-10 fixture of the World Twenty20 at Bangalore.

West Indies edge past Pakistan in Women’s World T20

CHENNAI: West Indies beat Pakistan by four runs in their Women's World Twenty20 game at Chennai on Wednesday, ARY News reported.

Pakistan Women eye winning start to World T20 campaign

CHENNAI: Pakistan Women's team will be looking to kick start their World Twenty20 campaign with a win on Wednesday as they take on West Indies Women in their first game of the tournament.

Eighteen hospital patients die in flood-hit Indian state

CHENNAI: Eighteen hospital patients died overnight in flood-hit Tamil Nadu, Indian health authorities said Friday, with local media reporting their ventilators stopped working when the power failed.

Modi’s ‘photoshopped’ image of Chennai floods goes viral

NEW DELHI: India's government has faced mockery on social media for tweeting an apparently doctored photo of its image-conscious prime minister surveying the flood-hit southern state of Tamil Nadu.

Before ‘smart’ new cities, India needs to fix old ones

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has grand designs to build 100 futuristic 'smart' cities in India, but as this week's devastating flooding in Chennai shows, fixing today's accident-prone metropolises appears to be the more pressing task.

Record rains flood Tamil Nadu; more to come

CHENNAI: The heaviest rainfall in over a century caused massive flooding across Tamil Nadu, driving thousands from their homes, shutting auto factories and paralysing the airport in capital Chennai.

Bowling action test: Pakistani offspinner Bilal Asif leaves for Chennai

KARACHI: Pakistani offSpinner Bilal Asif has left for Chennai to undergo his bowling action test, ARY News reported.

World T20 2016: Pakistan matches not to be played in Maharashtra

MUMBAI: Top leadership of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCCI) has decided that Pakistan's matches in the World Twenty20 2016 will not be staged in the state of Maharashtra due to security concerns

Karachi declared cheapest city in the world

KARACHI: The economic hub of Pakistan, Karachi, was declared the cheapest city of the world, in a new survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), ARY News reports.

Hafeez to undergo remedial work, test in Chennai

DUBAI: Suspended all-rounder of national cricket team Mohammad Hafeez will be sent to Chennai in India for remedial work and tests on his bowling action which was declared illegal this week, cricket authorities said Wednesday.