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‘Anarchist’  Arvind Kejriwal bids to halt Modi juggernaut in Delhi municipal polls
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
India’s prime minister pledges to end blackouts, provide Delhi 24-hour power
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
India and China in wary dance as Xi Jinping prepares for South Asia trip

Xi Jinping will start his first South Asia tour with a visit to Beijing’s latest US$1.4-billion investment in Sri Lanka, just 250km from India’s coast.

Xi Jinping will start his first South Asia tour with a visit to Beijing’s latest US$1.4-billion investment in Sri Lanka, just 250km from India’s coast.

India and China in wary dance as Xi Jinping prepares for South Asia trip
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Bill Clinton warns Israel on ‘isolating itself from world opinion’

Former US president Bill Clinton has warned Israel about “isolating itself from world opinion” due to repeated conflicts in Gaza. More than 220 Palestinians, most of them civilians, have died during 10 days of Israeli bombing and shelling in retaliation for over 1,200 rocket attacks by Hamas militants.

Former US president Bill Clinton has warned Israel about “isolating itself from world opinion” due to repeated conflicts in Gaza. More than 220 Palestinians, most of them civilians, have died during 10 days of Israeli bombing and shelling in retaliation for over 1,200 rocket attacks by Hamas militants.

Bill Clinton warns Israel on ‘isolating itself from world opinion’
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
India PM Modi to visit Japan ‘likely in July’
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Modi eyes power for the BJP as Obama makes pledge to new India leader
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
IPL team owner told not to leave India
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
India, China to resume joint military exercises

Joint military exercises between India and China will be resumed after a four-year gap, the Indian Defence Minister announced on Tuesday after talks in New Delhi with his Beijing counterpart.

Joint military exercises between India and China will be resumed after a four-year gap, the Indian Defence Minister announced on Tuesday after talks in New Delhi with his Beijing counterpart.

India, China to resume joint military exercises
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
 Mumbai gunman seeks Indian president’s mercy
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Top Indian court upholds colonial-era law criminalising homosexuality
11 Dec 2013 - 9:18PM
India urges Asian unity in battle against pirates
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Indian PM heckled over reforms
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Protesters storm Mumbai pizza outlet amid row over envoy's US arrest

Indian protesters ransacked a Dominos Pizza outlet in a Mumbai suburb yesterday, demanding a ban on US goods as officials from the two countries struggled to defuse a row over the arrest of an Indian diplomat in New York.

Indian protesters ransacked a Dominos Pizza outlet in a Mumbai suburb yesterday, demanding a ban on US goods as officials from the two countries struggled to defuse a row over the arrest of an Indian diplomat in New York.

Protesters storm Mumbai pizza outlet amid row over envoy's US arrest
21 Dec 2013 - 12:39AM
Rahul Gandhi calls for economic reforms at Congress rally in India
5 Nov 2012 - 2:35AM
India releases US$20 Aakash tablet computer for students
13 Nov 2012 - 3:11AM
India PM rules out resigning after clash with Gandhi family
2 Oct 2013 - 3:18PM
Tendulkar to bat on at 40
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Indian parliament breaks up in deadlock

India’s parliament broke up on Friday at the end of a fruitless legislative session that was blocked by protests, leading to concern about the health of the world’s biggest democracy.

India’s parliament broke up on Friday at the end of a fruitless legislative session that was blocked by protests, leading to concern about the health of the world’s biggest democracy.

Indian parliament breaks up in deadlock
7 Sep 2012 - 8:30PM
Unrest in Myanmar an international tragedy, says Suu Kyi
15 Nov 2012 - 3:56PM
Tibetan exiles to meet to rethink struggle over Beijing rule
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Graft sum too small to be believed, says Indian minister
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Indian women arrested for Facebook post on Mumbai shutdown
20 Nov 2012 - 4:51PM
Bhutan aims to be first 100pc organic nation
3 Oct 2012 - 5:34PM
Suu Kyi meets PM Singh on landmark India visit
14 Nov 2012 - 4:58PM
China naval build-up 'major concern' for India

India’s navy chief said on Monday that Beijing’s growing maritime strength was a “major, major cause for concern” and pledged to support a state energy firm in its contentious search for oil in the South China Sea.

India’s navy chief said on Monday that Beijing’s growing maritime strength was a “major, major cause for concern” and pledged to support a state energy firm in its contentious search for oil in the South China Sea.

China naval build-up 'major concern' for India
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
India’s rupee crisis crimps middle class lifestyles
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Indian gang-rape victim cremated in New Delhi, was due to marry

The victim of a gang-rape and murder that triggered an outpouring of grief and anger across India was cremated at a private ceremony on Sunday as it emerged she was planning to get married in February.

The victim of a gang-rape and murder that triggered an outpouring of grief and anger across India was cremated at a private ceremony on Sunday as it emerged she was planning to get married in February.

Indian gang-rape victim cremated in New Delhi, was due to marry
30 Dec 2012 - 4:05PM
India celebrates Republic Day, warns Pakistan
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Six killed in factory fire in New Delhi
3 Nov 2013 - 3:49PM
India gang-rape victim was to marry in weeks, neighbours say
30 Dec 2012 - 1:11PM