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Surat fire kills 18 students at coaching...

Surat fire kills 18 students at coaching...

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Fri, May 24 2019

Surat fire kills 18 students at coaching centre

Who's with whom: Indian parties seek...

Who's with whom: Indian parties seek...

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Mon, May 13 2019

The seven-phase election started on April 11 and ends on May 19

India's Supreme Court considers call...

India's Supreme Court considers call...

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Tue, Apr 16 2019

Women are not allowed inside most mosques in India although a few have separate entrances for women to...

India bans Mayawati, Yogi Adityanath...

India bans Mayawati, Yogi Adityanath...

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Mon, Apr 15 2019

A BJP spokesman said the party was inclusive towards all communities and its leaders were discussing...

Modi's party chief vows to throw illegal...

Modi's party chief vows to throw illegal...

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Fri, Apr 12 2019

BJP President Amit Shah referred illegal immigrants as 'termites,' a description he also used...

Jet Airways cancels some long-haul flights...

Jet Airways cancels some long-haul flights...

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Fri, Apr 12 2019

Thursday's move comes even as Jet's lenders still try to seek expressions of interest in the...

Dalai Lama recovers from chest infection...

Dalai Lama recovers from chest infection...

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Wed, Apr 10 2019

The 83-year-old Nobel peace laureate was admitted to hospital in New Delhi

Modi's alliance to win slim majority...

Modi's alliance to win slim majority...

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Tue, Apr 9 2019

The coalition led by Modi's Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is expected to win 273...

India's EC: Buried under tide of complaints,...

India's EC: Buried under tide of complaints,...

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Mon, Apr 8 2019

Opposition parties have accused the panel of being biased in favour of the ruling Bharatiya Janata...

Modi makes election vow to remove Kashmir's...

Modi makes election vow to remove Kashmir's...

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Mon, Apr 8 2019

Modi's BJP has consistently advocated ending Kashmir's special constitutional status, which prevents...

India's Congress promises jobs, end...

India's Congress promises jobs, end...

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Tue, Apr 2 2019

In a manifesto released by party president Rahul Gandhi, Congress highlighted job creation, tackling...

Facebook says removed pages linked to...

Facebook says removed pages linked to...

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Mon, Apr 1 2019

The announcement marks a rare action from Facebook against a prominent political party in a country where...

Single Indian rocket puts satellites...

Single Indian rocket puts satellites...

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Mon, Apr 1 2019

The state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said 24 satellites from the United States, two...

Two weeks before India starts voting,...

Two weeks before India starts voting,...

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Fri, Mar 29 2019

Involving around 900 million voters, India's general election will be the world's largest democratic...

India markets election tourism: Forget...

India markets election tourism: Forget...

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Wed, Mar 27 2019

The world's biggest democracy, with about 900 million voters, is set to decide in April-May whether...

India shoots down satellite in test,...

India shoots down satellite in test,...

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Wed, Mar 27 2019

India would only be the fourth country to have used such an anti-satellite weapon after the United States,...

India, Pakistan push ahead with route...

India, Pakistan push ahead with route...

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Fri, Mar 15 2019

The meeting was the first between the nuclear-armed foes since a dogfight between their warplanes over...

Congress’s Gandhi duo launch election...

Congress’s Gandhi duo launch election...

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Wed, Mar 13 2019

Congress party will reserve a third of federal government jobs for women if it comes into power, its...

India political parties asked to stop...

India political parties asked to stop...

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Sun, Mar 10 2019

The notice followed pictures posted to social media recently showing the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party...

Votes, boats, and elephants: India's...

Votes, boats, and elephants: India's...

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Fri, Mar 8 2019

The country of 1.3 billion people typically holds elections in multiple phases to ensure security across...

Congress matriarch Sonia Gandhi to fight...

Congress matriarch Sonia Gandhi to fight...

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Fri, Mar 8 2019

Sonia initially resisted calls to enter politics before taking the plunge and lifting Congress' flagging...