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Nirmala Ganapathy

Nirmala Ganapathy

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India faces dilemma as it recalibrates Myanmar policy

Indian soldiers patrol along the Tiau River, a natural border between India and Myanamar, on March 12, 2021.PHOTO: AFP India faces a conundrum in...

Foreign citizens of Indian origin cry foul after India twe...

India has tweaked the rules for those holding Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) cards - an immigration status for foreign citizens of Indian origin...

Indian farmers' protest goes international

Activists hold placards and pictures of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and Barbadian singer Rihanna during a demonstration in New Delhi on...

Modi's party seeks to increase political influence in Indi...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi remains the face of the BJP's election campaign in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal  Indian Prime Minister Narendra M...

India says troops had ‘minor face-off’ with China in Sikki...

China and India appear to have made progress in talks on Sunday to end the nine-month-border dispute, despite yet another clash between their border t...

India's leopard population goes up thanks to conservation...

The government has maintained a 60 per cent increase in the leopard population over four years since 2014 India has registered some good news on...

Gandhi family under fire for decline of Congress party in...

Questions are being raised over whether the Gandhi family needs to take a step back after Mr Rahul Gandhi (centre) quit as Congress president. Photo...

Indian farmers vow to continue protest until new laws are...

At the Singhu border, on the highway connecting the northern Indian state of Haryana with the capital city of Delhi, tens of hundreds of farmers have...

Singapore Tourism Board woos Indian travellers while borde...

Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar and director Boo Junfeng engage in an online conversation in the first part of a web series called My Singapore Connect ...

India's next big challenge: Storing and distributing vacci...

Boxes with vials of AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine inside a cold room at the Serum Institute of India, in Pune, on Monday. India, the world's second...

Delhi reels from a third and more intense wave of Covid-19...

Delhi, which has a population of over 19.8 million people, has registered a total of over 489,000 cases and a death toll of 7,713. Photo: EPA-EFE...

No rethink of RCEP as Indian misgivings harden, says offic...

India's decision to exit RCEP negotiations was a political call taken at the highest level.PHOTO: REUTERS India continues to have misgivings over...

Big boost for Modi following win in Bihar state election

The return to power of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in India's eastern state of Bihar is a big boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with the re...

BJP does well in poll in the state of Bihar in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was locked in a tight contest in India's first pandemic election in the eastern state of Bihar. But Mr Modi's Bh...

Instability over border set to continue as trust breaks do...

A group of wheeled self-propelled assault guns attached to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army is en route to a designated training field at the...

India's opposition Congress in crisis amid questions over...

India's main opposition Congress was thrown into turmoil on Monday (Aug 24) as a leadership crisis spilled out into the open in the latest setback for...

India tightens rules for government tender in move seen to...

The Indian government has tightened rules for companies from neighbouring countries seeking to bid for government tenders and projects in what is seen...

China lays claim to a wildlife sanctuary, making it the th...

Bhutan, a tiny Himalayan kingdom squeezed between two giant neighbours, India and China, prefers to maintain a low profile. It has two unresolved bor...

Modi's robust foreign policy image poses challenge in bord...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has crafted his image as a strong nationalist leader, wielding a muscular foreign policy over two terms in office. Now a...

Covid-19: India's Muslims turn to prayer and online celeb...

Saba Altaf Shaikh usually prepares for Ramadan by planning special meals for her husband and two children. The 34-year-old buys mutton, chicken, butt...

Healthcare workers shunned in India amid coronavirus pande...

Two women doctors in New Delhi, India's capital city, were buying fruits at their local fruit stall when a resident accosted them, accusing them of sp...