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PM May voices regret over 1919 India...

PM May voices regret over 1919 India...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

The April 13, 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre, in which British troops opened fire on thousands of unarmed...

Pakistan PM Khan says anti-militant...

Pakistan PM Khan says anti-militant...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

He said that his country was acting in its own interests

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...

India goes to decisive polls on...

India goes to decisive polls on...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

About 900 million citizens will be eligible to vote — with 15 million of them aged between 18 and...

Seven dead after pre-poll attacks on...

Seven dead after pre-poll attacks on...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 9 2019

The rebels often call for a boycott of elections as part of their campaign against the Indian state

The three women hoping to upset India's...

The three women hoping to upset India's...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 6 2019

Mamata Banerjee, Mayawati and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are the three women looking to spoil Modi's chances...

5 more Bangladeshis return home from...

5 more Bangladeshis return home from...

Nation

Sat, Apr 6 2019

They went to India some three years ago in search for better jobs

Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners...

Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners...

World

Sat, Apr 6 2019

Tension has been running high since a suicide car bombing by Pakistan-based militants in Indian-controlled...

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...

Quarter of Indian parliament seats could...

Quarter of Indian parliament seats could...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The ruling BJP has received significant criticism for not protecting the rights of tribesmen, during...

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...

At least four BSF jawans killed in Maoist...

At least four BSF jawans killed in Maoist...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 4 2019

The Border Security Force troops were on a foot patrol in a remote forested district of Chhattisgarh...

India's central bank cuts rates a week...

India's central bank cuts rates a week...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 4 2019

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said the benchmark repo rate would be reduced by 25 basis points to...

Pakistan-India tensions ground Afghan...

Pakistan-India tensions ground Afghan...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Following the JeM attack, both countries carried out aerial bombing missions on each other's soil...

Dalit icon Mayawati says statues of...

Dalit icon Mayawati says statues of...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Mayawati, an icon of the Dalits and a four-time chief minister of the most populous state of Uttar Pradesh,...

3 Pakistani soldiers killed as India...

3 Pakistani soldiers killed as India...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Pakistani troops for past 4 days have been raining mortars in civilian areas of Poonch and Rajouri districts...

Assam govt: 70,000 declared illegal...

Assam govt: 70,000 declared illegal...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Six overcrowded jails in Assam double up as detention centres, holding over 1,000 people in all

Facebook says removed pages linked to...

Facebook says removed pages linked to...

South Asia

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...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 1 2019

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

Rescue deal is no panacea for India's...

Rescue deal is no panacea for India's...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 31 2019

The airline, which was on the brink of bankruptcy, was bailed out on Monday by state-run banks and forced...

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?