Worldwide effort to help the victims of the earthquake in Nepal

Following the 7.8 degrees magnitude on the Richter scale earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday, airplanes with humanitarian aid cargo have landed today to that India city. Governments and international organizations have pledged support. 1,883 dead and 4,655 wounded is the...

Putin achieves the construction of 12 nuclear reactors in India

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, have agreed the construction of 12 nuclear reactors in India over 20 years, according to the agreement signed this Thursday in nuclear cooperation. “We have outlined an ambitious vision on nuclear...

Head of Pharmaceutical company involved in sterilization case is arrested in India

The Indian police arrested the director of a pharmaceutical company and his son, suspected of having destroyed evidence concerning the death of 13 women after being sterilized, announced a police official this Friday. Researchers want to check the quality of drugs administered to...

Plane crashes against a buffalo in India previous to its takeoff

A plane collided with a buffalo when it was about to takeoff from Surat, western India. Passengers did not suffer any damage, reported this Friday sources of the company. The incident occurred yesterday at 19:25 local time (13:55 GMT) when an aircraft of the Indian low cost...

Brazil finalizes details to host the VI BRICS summit

The Brazilian city of Fortaleza completed on sunday preparations to receive from Monday the VI Summit of the BRICS, the forum formed by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa in which large emerging economies will announce the creation of a bank of joint development. The...

Train crash leaves 40 dead in India

On Monday the Gorakhpur Express passenger train crashed at high speed into a train wagon that was stopped on the tracks near a railway station in the state of Uttar Pradeshi, said district magistrate Bharat Lal. The collision caused six cars of the passenger train to get...

India recognizes transgenders as a third gender

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court of India recognized the existence of a third gender that is neither male nor female, in a ruling that was welcomed by the transgender community. “The recognition of transgender as third gender is not a social or medical issue, but a human...

Ecuador participates in the gastronomic festival `Fiesta Latina 2014´ in India

In a hotel in New Delhi, the gastronomic festival “Fiesta Latina 2014” is being developed since April 2, and will last for 9 days. Representative chefs from Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Colombia and Dominican Republic will gather and learn from this experience. The Spanish...