Britain will continue giving India £280 million a year in financial aid until 2015, the Department for International Development has told ITV News.
After the aid grants have been phased out, Britain will provide "technical assistance" to the country, which will cost around £30 million a year.
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A much improved day across the UK. Rain spreads in through this evening and overnight with the heaviest bursts across western Scotland.
Risk of localised flooding across some western areas with snow melt/heavy rain.
The US government shutdown has entered its third day as the Senate deadlock continues.