Met officials called the heat wave “severe” and warned that it would continue for at least two more days across India.
Approximately 194.6 million people or 15 per cent of the population are malnourished in India.
Pigeon crosses Indo-Pak border into India's Pathankot area, captured and detained for being a 'suspected spy'.
“We fought here for a week alone, we fought until we ran out of ammunition," says militant attack survivor.
Either we have to work, putting our lives under threat, or we go without food, farmer Narasimha said.
Wodeyar, a recent economics and English graduate from Boston University, succeeded Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wodeyar.
The draconian law gives forces the right to search property and shoot-on-sight.
An overcrowded, underfunded state healthcare system makes private healthcare the norm for all but poorest of Indians.
The prime minister said that the country's defence became impregnable after conducting nuclear tests on May 28, 1998.
Decision follows PM Hasina's criticism of "mentally sick" migrants.
India's transgender activists hail the decision as a proud day for the community that usually faces discrimination.
More than 1,100 people have died in a heatwave sweeping India, as forecasters warned searing temperatures would continue
A guesthouse is believed to be the target of the ongoing attack.
The violence over a 24-hour period comes as insurgents step up attacks on government and foreign targets in Afghanistan.
Pakistan's foreign secretary stresses on peace and prosperity goals during talks with his Afghan counterpart.
Fourteen participating countries, 16 supporting and 12 organisations are associated with the platform.
Militants also killed an Indian soldier in the south after opening fire on an army patrol.
The clashes provide the latest indication of a small but growing Islamic State presence in the country.
Both men were members of the banned Islamist militant outfit Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh, police said.
The attacker detonated explosives inside a small truck, Zabul's police chief said.
Health authorities have asked people not to go outside at midday to avoid getting sunstroke due to high temperatures.