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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'

Amnesty slams India for deporting Rohingya...

Amnesty slams India for deporting Rohingya...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The family of five, who had been in prison in India's north eastern Assam state since 2013, was handed...

Indian scientists slam ancient Hindu...

Indian scientists slam ancient Hindu...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The distinguished gathering of Indian researchers and scientists hosts Nobel laureates, but in recent...

Two Indian miners dead in new accident,...

Two Indian miners dead in new accident,...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The incident comes as the fate of 15 other miners trapped in an illegal coal mine

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

Seven people killed as portion of a...

Seven people killed as portion of a...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 4 2019

Local residents, however, said there were around 25 people in the building

Beaten up by protesters, Indian journo...

Beaten up by protesters, Indian journo...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 4 2019

Several journalists staged a march in the state capital on Thursday to protest against the assault they...

Indian rescuers struggle to pump out...

Indian rescuers struggle to pump out...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 4 2019

The mine became flooded after at least 15 miners went down the narrow pit on December 13

India arrests 750 in flashpoint temple...

India arrests 750 in flashpoint temple...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 4 2019

The Sabarimala temple in the Indian state of Kerala has been at the centre of a prolonged showdown between...

India deports second Rohingya group...

India deports second Rohingya group...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 3 2019

The five Rohingya have been handed over to Myanmar officials and they crossed the border

One dead, 15 injured after women enter...

One dead, 15 injured after women enter...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Clashes were reported across the state after the two women activists, escorted by police, entered the...

Movie-mad India could overtake US in...

Movie-mad India could overtake US in...

D2

Wed, Jan 2 2019

India is often pegged as the world’s most prolific movie market, producing more than a thousand...

Indian police fire tear gas at protesters...

Indian police fire tear gas at protesters...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The two women entered the temple before dawn on Wednesday

Sushma Swaraj: Cooperation with Bangladesh...

Sushma Swaraj: Cooperation with Bangladesh...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The Indian foreign minister called her Bangladesh counterpart Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali on Tuesday

2 women defy centuries-old ban by entering...

2 women defy centuries-old ban by entering...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The two women had previously tried but failed to enter the temple as their way was blocked by...

India, Nepal, Saarc and OIC happy with...

India, Nepal, Saarc and OIC happy with...

Election

Mon, Dec 31 2018

The delegations had visited a number of polling centres in Dhaka and areas adjacent to the city during...

‘Rats drank it’: Cops as 1,000 litres...

‘Rats drank it’: Cops as 1,000 litres...

D2

Sat, Dec 29 2018

This is not the first crime rats have been accused of

Collapse in India's onion prices could...

Collapse in India's onion prices could...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 28 2018

Steep drops in recent weeks in the prices of onions and potatoes, both staple foods for India's 1.3...

India to send three-person crew on landmark...

India to send three-person crew on landmark...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 28 2018

The Indian Space Research Organisation also announced in July that it planned to send an unmanned mission...

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...