India's deepening pollution problem, which hit home with a vengeance after Diwali last year as Delhi and NCR woke up enveloped in smog that refused to lift for days, has a death toll second only to China's, and together the two nations account for over half the world's deaths from pollution.

Commandos of the Kolkata Police participated in a mock drill jointly with the National Security Guard  to combat any terror attack on the city on Monday.

The Karnataka state legislature on Monday legalised kambala Sport, (Bull runs and Bullock cart races) terming them as traditional sports and exempted them from the 'Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act,' by amending it with a legislation.

The 59th Grammy Awards held in Los Angeles on Sunday warranted a special drum roll for India, with two Indian tabla artistes featuring in the list of final honors.

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