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India security forces fire tear gas at protesting farmers on...

AMBALA, INDIA: Indian security forces fired tear gas at protesting farmers for a second day to stop tens of thousands from marching to the capital New Delhi to demand higher prices for their produce. Travelling on trucks and trolleys loaded with food, bedding and other supplies,

Water scarcity leads to conflicts, Pakistan warns at UNSC

UNITED NATIONS: In a UN Security Council debate on climate and water scarcity, Pakistan has once again emphasised the need for strict adherence to the Indus Water Treaty. “Increasing water demand, coupled with climate change impacts, creates the potential for trans-boundary water disputes in several parts

Protesting farmers clash with security forces on drive to New...

NEW DELHI: Protesting Indian farmers attempting to reach the capital New Delhi clashed with security forces for a second day on Wednesday, with drones being used to drop tear gas shells, television images showed. Hundreds of farmers, travelling on trucks and trolleys loaded with food, bedding

Indian farmers to march to New Delhi after failed talks...

NEW DELHI: Indian farmers plan to continue a protest march to New Delhi on Tuesday after talks with ministers failed to make progress on issues including better crop prices promised in 2021 when thousands camped on highways leading to the capital. The march, the latest in