Om Puri, one of India’s most celebrated actors, has died. Learn his cause of death and more about this iconic figure in Bollywood cinema,

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A statue of Mahatma Gandhi was defaced in Dudu, Rajasthan, by alleged Islamic State supporters. The graffiti also threatened a terrorist attack on January 26, or Republic Day in India.

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Mother Teresa was approved for sainthood by the Roman Catholic Church, the Vatican announced Friday. Her second miracle for canonization was approved by Pope Francis.

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Olympic medalist Vijender Singh makes his professional boxing debut against Sonny Whiting. We have the details for the upcoming encounter.

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A Twitter account affiliated with the Islamic State has proclaimed the formation of a new ISIS province, “Wilayat Hind”, which includes India and Bangladesh.

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Ten men who aided the Taliban are mass executed by detonating a bomb in a new video purportedly released by the Islamic State and filmed in Khorasan, an ISIS region of Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India.

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In a new video purportedly released by the Islamic State, ten Taliban aids are mass executed by detonating a bomb in Khorasan, an ISIS region of Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India.

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A woman who flew from India to the United States with drug-resistant tuberculosis — “XDR-TB” — is now being treated at the National Institutes of Health.

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A police force in one city is planning to use drone technology in crowd control situations and even for…traffic violations?

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Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the Hindu Spring Festival of Colors, Holi. Holi begins on March 6, 2015. The Doodle appears in Canada, India, and England.

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Vijay is the white tiger that mauled and killed 20-year-old Maksood, an Indian man, on Tuesday at the Delhi Zoo in India. Watch the tiger attack video here.

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Kunal Nayyar plays astrophysicist Rajesh Koothrappali on The Big Bang Theory. In Season 8, Raj may finally have a serious girlfriend. Here’s what you need to know about the 33-year-old actor.

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B.K.S. Iyengar was the reason yoga took off in the West. He has died at the age of 95.

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A mudslide caused by monsoon rains has buried dozens of homes and killed at least 20 people in the Indian village of Malin. See the pictures here.

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Where are the most populated places in the world? Does New York rank? From tiny African islands to Latin American favelas and Indian slums, you’d be surprised.

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Ashiq Gavai of India went to the hospital with a swelled up face and pain. Doctors discovered a tumor was growing extra teeth in his jaw. Hundreds of them.

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