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Indians vote in 5th phase of election;...

Indians vote in 5th phase of election;...

South Asia

Mon, May 6 2019

Militants also threw a grenade and a petrol bomb at polling stations but there were no injuries

The wonder that is India’s...

The wonder that is India’s...

Esam Sohail

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty

All eyes on the Indian elections

All eyes on the Indian elections

Zahid Newaz Khan

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Why Bangladesh should be paying attention to the Indian elections

Modi votes in third phase of mammoth...

Modi votes in third phase of mammoth...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 23 2019

The general election, which has seven phases, began on April 11 and will end on May 19

Sporadic violence as millions vote in...

Sporadic violence as millions vote in...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have run an aggressive campaign, playing to their nationalist,...

India blacklists actor Ferdous and cancels...

India blacklists actor Ferdous and cancels...

Showtime

Wed, Apr 17 2019

The 45-year-old actor has been blacklisted, which means he will be unable to get a visa for India in...

BJP demands arrest of Bangladeshi actor...

BJP demands arrest of Bangladeshi actor...

Showtime

Tue, Apr 16 2019

According to BJP leader JP Majumdar, as a Bangladeshi national, Ferdous cannot campaign for an Indian...

BJP chief: Will remove infiltrators,...

BJP chief: Will remove infiltrators,...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The BJP’s manifesto proposes to implement citizen registration in phases 

Big turnout for India's giant election,...

Big turnout for India's giant election,...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 12 2019

Voting began on Thursday

Polls begin in India: No prospect of...

Polls begin in India: No prospect of...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The ‘Modi wave’ significantly diminished due to demonetisation, increased Hindu extremism,...

Why is the BJP so jittery?

Why is the BJP so jittery?

Rohan Venkataramakrishnan

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Modi’s party is trying too hard to control the narrative 

Imran Khan sees better chance of peace...

Imran Khan sees better chance of peace...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Khan said that if the next Indian government were led by the opposition Congress party, it might be too...

Modi rides nationalist fervour ahead...

Modi rides nationalist fervour ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

In December, alarm bells rang for Modi's Hindu nationalists after it lost three key states to the...

Modi's alliance to win slim majority...

Modi's alliance to win slim majority...

South Asia

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,...

South Asia

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...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 8 2019

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

BJP, Congress campaign in north-east...

BJP, Congress campaign in north-east...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 5 2019

North-east India has now posed a challenge for both the political parties in the wake of the Lok Sabha...

What’s at stake in the 2019 Indian...

What’s at stake in the 2019 Indian...

Indrajit Roy

Fri, Apr 5 2019

Right-wing populism could tear apart India’s constitutional values and social fabric

India's Modi takes election fight to...

India's Modi takes election fight to...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Voting in India's massive election - the biggest in history, with 900 million eligible voters - begins...

India's Congress promises jobs, end...

India's Congress promises jobs, end...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 2 2019

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

The Indian election draws near

The Indian election draws near

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Can the BJP win a direct majority in parliament?