Earlier, the country's disaster management agency had said more than 40,000 people have been injured.
The Harvard Law Review has elected Apsara Iyer as its 137th president, making her the first Indian-American woman to head the prestigious publication in its 136-year history.
The death toll from the devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck the two nations earlier this week has increased to 7,926, authorities have confirmed.
In an interview with The South China Morning Post, He Jiankui said they have a normal, peaceful, and undisturbed life.
Rescuers are using at least 10 ships and 54 aircraft to transport the wounded and help with search operations.
In 2021, the Diwali Day Act was introduced in the US to declare the festival a federal holiday.
Turkish Ambassador to India Firat Sunel expressed his gratitude towards the Indian government's offer of assistance and said that "a friend in need is indeed a friend".
Seven quakes with magnitude 7.0 or greater have struck Turkey in the past 25 years.
The second quake struck at 1.24 p.m. local time (3.45 p.m. IST).
The death toll in Turkey has risen again to 1,498, according to the country's disaster management agency, and 810 in Syria.
The four-star general, who ruled Pakistan in a dictator-style, passed away on Sunday in Dubai at the age of 79. He was born in Delhi.
Pakistan's former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf passed away on Sunday in a Dubai hospital, according to media reports.
Two armed men have allegedly raped a girl in Islamabad's F-9 area at gunpoint, an incident that has sent the nation into shock, local media reported.
After shooting down a Chinese surveillance balloon in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of South Carolina, the US has launched a mission to recover all the equipment from the debris.
President Biden said he had ordered the military to shoot it down on Wednesday in internal discussions preceding the public disclosure.