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India

‘Muslims are Foreigners’: Inside India’s campaign to decid...

How can someone who’s lived for years as a citizen of India, suddenly be declared illegal? Whistle-blowers told us how Prime Mi...

India newborn twins named Corona and Covid after virus

A couple in India's central state of Chhattisgarh have named their newborn twins Corona and Covid amid the country's nationwide lockdow...

National power grid terms the 9 PM light-off event unprece...

Reduction in power demand as a result of switching off lights at 9 pm for 9 minutes on Sunday will suddenly reduce power demand by 12,8...

Tablighi Jamaat members should be killed by firing bullets...

MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Saturday said that the Tablighi Jamaat members who reportedly misbehaved with women medical staff during qua...

J&K regional parties say Modi govt’s amendment to new domi...

Politicians in the newly created Union Territory (UT) are far from reconciling with the changes in job policies ushered in after the er...

"PM Does Not Care": Rahul Gandhi's Swipe At Centre Over CO...

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi today criticised the government over its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, saying the country is "not testing...

Modi outlines strategy to fight Covid-19

A national strategy to tackle the coronavirus pandemic has appeared, finally. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s interaction with sta...

India’s coronavirus outbreak stokes Islamophobia as Muslim...

Muslims in India fear they will face growing Islamophobia after hundreds of coronavirus cases were linked to a recent weeks-long event...

Russia offers India 3 refurbished Kilo-class submarines

The Indian Navy is considering an offer by Russia’s state-owned JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) for three refurbished K...

India set to deliver Myanmar’s first submarine

New Delhi is preparing to deliver a Kilo-class diesel-electric submarine that was in service with the Indian Navy as INS Sindhuvir to t...

Coronavirus set to hit South Asian economies hard

While the coronavirus pandemic is first and foremost a public health crisis, it is also, and increasingly, an economic threat. Accordin...

Is COVID-19 reshaping China-India relations?

India was the first non-communist country in Asia to establish diplomatic ties with the People’s Republic of China on April 1, 19...

‘Slow demographic change’: New J&K domicile rules draw cho...

For months after August 5, when the state of Jammu and Kashmir was stripped of special status and carved up into two Union Territories,...

USA is grooming India as a South Asian bully?

USA president Trump’s visit to India had one main purpose. To personally assure India that the USA accepts India as a bulwark a...

Coronavirus: Tamil Nadu man's 500-km walk amid lockdown be...

A 23-year-old man who had trekked 500 kilometres from Nagpur on his way home to Namakkal in Tamil Nadu, collapsed and died while restin...

'Chinese-looking' Indians targeted in racist attacks

A Manipuri woman reads a newspaper at the Ima market As tension rises in India over the spread of coronavirus, people original...

India’s Navy to begin receiving 4 more P-8I Neptune mariti...

The Indian Navy is slated to begin inducting four more Boeing P-8I Neptune advanced maritime patrol/anti-submarine warfare (ASW) aircra...

India has developed new Remotely Weapon Station

India’s Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has developed a new remotely operated weapon station (ROWS) armed with the Russian-designed...

'Demographic flooding': India introduces new Kashmir domic...

The Indian government has announced a new set of laws for Indian-administered Kashmir, including domicile rights for Indian citizens, t...

'Hunger will kill us before coronavirus', say Rohingya in...

Din Mohammad is doing everything possible in his power to keep his family and fellow Rohingya refugees healthy during a three-week lock...

India lockdown triggers migrant worker exodus, fear of vir...

India is witnessing large-scale migration flows after businesses were shut down in cities amid a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, with...