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Nirmala Ganapathy

Nirmala Ganapathy

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India and China quibble over trade figures

Cargo containers stacked at a port in Lianyungang in China's eastern Jiangsu province on May 9, 2022. PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI - Asian...

India, Vietnam deepen defence ties as Delhi seeks to boost...

Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at Hong Ha Shipyard in Vietnam to hand over 12 high-speed patrol boats. PHOTO: RAJNATHSING/TWITTER NEW...

Uncertainty in India over Russian defence equipment amid U...

India is acquiring five S-400 Triumf missile systems from Russia at a cost of almost US$5.5 billion (S$7.5 billion). PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI -...

India's tight balancing act on Myanmar faces scrutiny

India's longstanding policy has been to remain engaged with the Myanmar military due to a combination of reasons. PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI - Ind...

Indian foreign minister on visit to strengthen ties with M...

Indian external affairs minister S. Jaishankar arrived in Colombo, Sri Lanka on March 29 for a two-day visit. PHOTO: AFP  NEW DELHI - I...

India's Aam Aadmi Party gears up for national polls after...

Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal (top, right) and incoming Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann (top, left) waving to supporters in Amritsar on...

Victory in Uttar Pradesh strengthens Modi and BJP's hold o...

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath (centre) celebrates with his party members and supporters in Lucknow, India, on March 10, 2022. PH...

India remains equidistant between Russia and US on Ukraine...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been among the few world leaders able to speak to Russian President Vladimir Putin. PHOTO: EPA-EFE N...

India-China trade booms despite border woes

The two countries have had a fractious relationship following a border clash in 2020. PHOTO: REUTERS NEW DELHI - India may have banned...

BJP faces tough electoral battle in Ayodhya in key Indian...

A campaign poster featuring Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from the ruling BJP in Ayodhya.&nbs...

Protests over railway exams point to jobs crisis in India

Activists set a tyre on fire as they blocked a road during a protest in Patna in the Indian state of Bihar, on Jan 28, 2022. PHOTO: REUTERS...

India's government opts for investment-led growth; analyst...

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a massive 35.4 per cent increase in the government's overall capital expenditure target. PHOTO: E...

How will India use the Taiwan chip in dealing with China?

Taipei 101 in Taiwan. Taiwan is one of the key areas over which the US-China rivalry is playing out PHOTO: UNSPLASH For years, India, which...

India, China boost infrastructure in the disputed Ladakh r...

Indian army vehicles move along a highway leading to Ladakh, on Sept 1, 2020. PHOTO: EPA-EFE NEW DELHI - India and China are resumed talks o...

Parties try to woo India's women voters in Uttar Pradesh

Women are a growing force in India's elections. PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI - In the poll-bound state of Uttar Pradesh (UP), Congress Party leader...

India’s NGOs have tough time, with foreign aid cut off

Nuns walk near the entrance of the head office of Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata on Dec 28, 2021. PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI/KOLKATA - It was...

India calls for more cooperation in the region on Afghanis...

Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval addressing the Delhi Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan.PHOTO: MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS, GOVE...

Frequent Internet shutdowns cause billions of dollars in l...

The number of Internet shutdowns in India, which has nearly 750 million Internet users, has been on the rise nationwide.PHOTO: AFP In Udaipur, a...

India moves to raise profile in Middle East with 'the othe...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has sought to ramp up New Delhi's engagement with countries in the Gulf and West Asia.PHOTO: REUTER...

Indian economy at risk as Covid-19 pandemic shrinks countr...

When Mrs Manisha (who uses only her first name) was hospitalised with Covid-19 last month, the family thought it would be only for a few days. But th...

India's space ambition is temporarily thrown off schedule...

Brazil's Amazonia-1 being launched from India's Satish Dhawan Space Centre in February.PHOTO: INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANISATOIN/FACEBOOK As Chin...