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Modi's pre-election handouts to cost...

Modi's pre-election handouts to cost...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 18 2019

Modi's BJP lost three major state elections at the end of last year

Hundreds of Rohingya families flee India...

Hundreds of Rohingya families flee India...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 17 2019

This month it deported a Rohingya family of five to Buddhist-majority Myanmar, the second expulsion in...

Modi's party wants expansionary economic...

Modi's party wants expansionary economic...

Business

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Weak consumer spending and the fragile farm sector have already been a drag on economic growth, creating...

Indian opposition seeks scrapping of...

Indian opposition seeks scrapping of...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Police used the 1870 law against 10 people

Rivals unite in Uttar Pradesh in a bid...

Rivals unite in Uttar Pradesh in a bid...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 12 2019

Opposition parties across the country received a fillip last month, when India's ruling party lost...

Narendra Modi aims to tempt voters with...

Narendra Modi aims to tempt voters with...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 12 2019

Reuters reported this week that the Reserve Bank of India could transfer an interim dividend of Rs300...

India's Rahul Gandhi rebuked for 'misogynistic'...

India's Rahul Gandhi rebuked for 'misogynistic'...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Rahul mocked Modi for staying away from parliament as it discussed accusations of corruption against...

Modi plans job quotas for less well-off...

Modi plans job quotas for less well-off...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 8 2019

In 2017, the average income in India was $1,939.60, according to the World Bank

Court orders Indian government to reinstate...

Court orders Indian government to reinstate...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 8 2019

'Supreme Court said CBI Director Alok Verma should be restored to his post'

Third woman breaches ban at south Indian...

Third woman breaches ban at south Indian...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 4 2019

When the first two women to breach the ban entered the temple in the early hours of Wednesday, they arrived...

Indian court remands 10 suspected suicide...

Indian court remands 10 suspected suicide...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 27 2018

The court remanded them in custody for 12 days

Delhi chokes as pollution levels hit...

Delhi chokes as pollution levels hit...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 25 2018

In some parts of Delhi, pollution levels hit 654 on Monday, among the worst recorded this year, and visibility...

India empowers agencies to snoop on...

India empowers agencies to snoop on...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 21 2018

The Supreme Court last year recognised the right to privacy as a fundamental right, and in September...

Deadly pesticide in temple food that...

Deadly pesticide in temple food that...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 19 2018

More than 100 also had to go to hospital after devotees consumed portions of tomato rice blessed at the...

Guard accused of raping 3 year old on...

Guard accused of raping 3 year old on...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

There were 40,000 rapes reported in India in 2016 and the victims were children in 40% of those...

Narendra Modi gives $1.4 billion aid...

Narendra Modi gives $1.4 billion aid...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 17 2018

'For Maldives' social and economic development we are providing a financial assistance of $1.4...

BJP aware it must tackle problems after...

BJP aware it must tackle problems after...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 13 2018

Disgruntled voters blamed the slow pace of job creation and weak farm prices for the Hindu nationalist...

As Modi takes a beating at Indian polls,...

As Modi takes a beating at Indian polls,...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 13 2018

Most political strategists still expect the BJP to cling on to national power, albeit with a smaller...

Narendra Modi stares at biggest election...

Narendra Modi stares at biggest election...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

In Rajasthan, the Congress was leading in 114 of the 199 seats contested, against 81 for the BJP, in...

Indian state elections could halt Modi's...

Indian state elections could halt Modi's...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 10 2018

Congress is tipped to win in the western state of Rajasthan, scrape through in the central state of Chhattisgarh...

Hindu monks, activists rally in New...

Hindu monks, activists rally in New...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 9 2018

Both Hindu and Muslim groups have petitioned the Supreme Court to help resolve the issue. The top court...