China&India

28 feared dead in Taiwan bus crash

TAIPEI – A Taiwan bus reported to have been taking local tourists home from visiting seasonal cherry blossoms veered off a highway on Monday night (Feb 13) with 28 feared dead,...

Peugeot buys iconic Indian car brand

Peugeot buys iconic Indian car brand

NEW DELHI — French car manufacturer Peugeot has bought India’s most iconic car brand from its maker Hindustan Motors in a deal that signifies the passing of an era in India’s...

Fake news travels fast in India via WhatsApp

Fake news travels fast in India via WhatsApp

NEW DELHI — The new Indian banknotes being printed following last year’s scrapping of most of the country’s cash will feature a breakthrough technology to help the fight against...

India turns to tech in bid to improve rail safety

India turns to tech in bid to improve rail safety

NEW DELHI — India is phasing out the daily track inspections conducted by an army of 125,000 engineers across its vast colonial-era railway network, as ministers attempt to put...