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A medieval poet bedevils India’s most powerful political party
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 04:11

He has had 110 years to think about itCALLED to evening prayer, 8,500 schoolboys shuffle in very long lines along a grand arcade built in the shadow o...

Baby rhino brings new hope to India’s Manas National Park
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:37

A baby rhino spotted alongside its mother in Manas National Park, located in the northeastern Indian state of Assam, is an encouraging new sign that t...

WATCH: Rajkummar Rao's Newton is India's official entry to Oscars
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:26

There couldn't be a better day for this piece of news to come. On the day, Rajkummar Rao's Newton hit the screens, the 33-year-old actor revealed that...

Google joins India's digital payments fray
  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:46

NEW DELHI: Alphabet Inc's Google has launched a localised payments app for India as it tries to gain a foothold in the country's rapidly-growing digit...

China’s Fosun Pharma to bypass India’s regulatory hurdles after cutting stake in Gland Pharma deal
  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:10

Shanghai-based Fosun Pharmaceutical Development Co. announced on Sunday that it has trimmed the size of the stake it wants to buy in India’s Gla...

India’s Prime Minister Modi inaugurates world’s second biggest dam – on his own birthday
  • Sun, 17 Sep 2017 19:14

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India’s biggest dam on Sunday, ignoring warnings from environment groups that hundreds of thousands of ...

Doklam: PLA officer snubs hawks baying for India’s blood
  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:49

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India’s Online Gender Divide
  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 05:32

India is coming online fast but research shows men have far more access to digital technology--and social media--than women. Here's a look at the gend...

India’s OYO snags $10M strategic investment from hotel giant China Lodging
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:43

 Indian budget hotel startup OYO pulled in a big $ 250 million round led by SoftBank’s Vision Fund last week, but now it has topped that m...

The clinic helping India's transgender people
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 02:56

How one free clinic in Kerala, India, is helping the transgender community. BBC News - Asia

Journalist Gauri Lankesh shot dead in India's IT hub Bangalore
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 09:37

Respected journalist Gauri Lankesh, who edited a tabloid magazine in the southern state of Karnataka, was killed outside her home. She was an outspoke...

Beyond Doklam: how long can China and India’s kiss-and-make up act last?
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 08:11

The standoff between China and India in the Doklam area of Bhutan has been resolved with each government putting out differing versions of the exact t...

India's growth rate slows as new sales tax confuses firms
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 06:07

India's economy is growing at its slowest pace for three years. latest figures show. BBC News - Asia

Heavy rains bring India's financial capital Mumbai to standstill
  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 16:40

NEW DELHI, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- Heavy rains in the past 24 hours have brought India's financial capital Mumbai to a standstill. Road, rail and air traf...

India’s landmark Supreme Court ruling could be damning for Modi’s biometric payment scheme
  • Mon, 28 Aug 2017 09:35

The government of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has suffered a huge setback after a landmark Supreme Court ruling found that citizens have a fun...

Muslim 'instant divorce' unconstitutional, India's Supreme Court rules
  • Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:27

India's Supreme Court declared Islam's "instant divorce" practice unconstitutional on Tuesday after decades of campaigns by women's groups. World New...

India's supreme court rules Muslim practice of instant divorce is unconstitutional
  • Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:04

Men should not be allowed to end marriage by a single text message, court rules. News | Euronews RSS

Taj Hotels celebrates India’s independence with a step back in time
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:25

The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai is transporting visitors back in time this week to celebrate a 70-year milestone. Travel and hospitality – Luxury Dail...

India's Partition 70 years on: 'I killed a man'
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 21:56

The BBC's Secunder Kermani hears from a man who helped beat an Indian politician to death - and speaks to the victim's nephew. BBC News - Asia

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