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Maldives’ Chinese debt, political risk...

Maldives’ Chinese debt, political risk...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The Maldives’ economy has grown by an average of 6% a year for the last five years, buoyed by tourism...

RSS opens up as India’s elections...

RSS opens up as India’s elections...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

A couple of years ago the RSS gave up its old-fashioned khaki shorts to raise its appeal among young...

India, US closing in on package deal...

India, US closing in on package deal...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

US companies are hungrily watching an Indian economy that is growing at more than 8%, as they seek presence...

Indian nuns demand justice for sister...

Indian nuns demand justice for sister...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

The nun in a letter said she wanted the Vatican to intervene

India appoints new chief justice critical...

India appoints new chief justice critical...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Gogoi was one of four Supreme Court judges who publicly aired concerns about judicial appointments and...

India’s Congress seeks finance minister's...

India’s Congress seeks finance minister's...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

A spokesman for Jaitley declined to comment further on Thursday

India bans 328 combination drugs in...

India bans 328 combination drugs in...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Combination drugs are used to improve patients' compliance, as it is easier to get patients to take...

BJP faces Twitter backlash over confusing...

BJP faces Twitter backlash over confusing...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The fuel price hike has also furnished ammunition for the opposition Congress party to criticize Modi...

Farmers' protest disrupts New Delhi...

Farmers' protest disrupts New Delhi...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

In June, vegetable prices jumped 10% in major cities after a strike by millions of farmers to press demands...

Deadly 'rat fever' in flood-ravaged...

Deadly 'rat fever' in flood-ravaged...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Leptospirosis rarely spreads from person to person and can be treated with common antibiotics

Indian postmen to turn bankers with...

Indian postmen to turn bankers with...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 2 2018

The bank is the latest government initiative to boost digital transactions and discourage cash dealings...

Narendra Modi announces space mission,...

Narendra Modi announces space mission,...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

In his 80-minute speech, Modi said the pace of building highways, electrifying villages and building...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 7 2018

Facebook Inc, which owns both WhatsApp and photo-sharing platform Instagram, declined to comment

India: Hope new Pakistan govt will work...

India: Hope new Pakistan govt will work...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 29 2018

India and Pakistan have fought three wars since their independence in 1947

US opens way for India to escape sanctions...

US opens way for India to escape sanctions...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 26 2018

Nisha Biswal, president of the US-India Business Council (USIBC), said the US move would help protect...

India plans to battle pollution staining...

India plans to battle pollution staining...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 25 2018

India's Supreme Court is driving the campaign to protect the country's most famous monument,...

Indian police widen investigation into...

Indian police widen investigation into...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 24 2018

More than 100 cases of women being raped were reported daily in India in 2016

India vows justice as many Muslims fear...

India vows justice as many Muslims fear...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Rights activists say the drive is also targeting Muslims who are Indian citizens, a charge the government...

India's social media monitoring plan...

India's social media monitoring plan...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Indian media also reported that the Supreme Court raised concerns about the plan to track social...

BJP lawmaker charged in connection with...

BJP lawmaker charged in connection with...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 12 2018

India registered about 40,000 rape cases in 2016, up from 25,000 in 2012

India, South Korea aim to more than...

India, South Korea aim to more than...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Moon and Modi on Monday formally opened a new Samsung factory on the outskirts of Delhi