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Gautam Gambhir joins BJP before...

Gautam Gambhir joins BJP before...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 23 2019

With 9 million followers on Twitter, Gambhir could give Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) some...

Priyanka Gandhi lambasts Modi on home...

Priyanka Gandhi lambasts Modi on home...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The opposition has been targeting Modi's right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party over a lack of jobs, slowing...

Congress’s Gandhi duo launch election...

Congress’s Gandhi duo launch election...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 13 2019

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

Twitter gaffes pile up for Indian...

Twitter gaffes pile up for Indian...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Critics have accused Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party of running a relentless propaganda campaign on...

As good as gold for some brides in India...

As good as gold for some brides in India...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

The federal government announced cash handouts to farmers and tax cuts for the lower middle class last...

RBI unexpectedly cuts key rate in pre-election...

RBI unexpectedly cuts key rate in pre-election...

Business

Thu, Feb 7 2019

The cut is welcome news for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government as it faces elections in...

Indian election budget helps farmers,...

Indian election budget helps farmers,...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 1 2019

Modi and his Hindu nationalist BJP promised to create millions of jobs and to help India's urban...

India's ruling party could face electoral...

India's ruling party could face electoral...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party won 282 seats in the 545-seat parliament in the last election

India's ruling party could be crushed...

India's ruling party could be crushed...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 23 2019

A total of 2,478 people were polled in Uttar Pradesh

Northeast India on edge over Citizenship...

Northeast India on edge over Citizenship...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The bill has been facing much opposition from several Indian political parties

India slaps cases against critics of...

India slaps cases against critics of...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 12 2019

Many people fear such a move could change the demographic profile of Assam, where residents have for...

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...

This gain should not be squandered

This gain should not be squandered

Partha S Ghosh

Sat, Jan 5 2019

The victory of secularism in Bangladesh is a cause for celebration for the entire region

In rare move, Indian state to return...

In rare move, Indian state to return...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 27 2018

About 660 disputes over land have stalled hundreds of projects and forced millions of people from their...

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...

Infographic: Modi’s party loses key...

Infographic: Modi’s party loses key...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 13 2018

India’s ruling party has suffered a setback in elections to five state assemblies, handing Prime...

Indian voters boot out cow, happiness...

Indian voters boot out cow, happiness...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 12 2018

The state created India's first ministry exclusively for cow protection in 2015 when the BJP won...

India central bank chief quits after...

India central bank chief quits after...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The rupee has been one of Asia's worst performing currencies this year, although it has bounced back...

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...