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HRW asks India to repeal new citizenship law

The Human Right Watch (HRW), prominent international watchdog, has called on India to repeal its Citizenship Amendment Act and discard...

India orders BSF to suspend border passes for Bangladesh,...

The Border Security Force (BSF) has been asked to suspend all passes given to farmers to tend to crops, especially along the densely po...

IAS officer who quit to protest J&K lockdown refuses to jo...

Kannan Gopinathan Indian Administrative Service officer Kannan Gopinathan on Thursday refused to resume work after the Centre...

India cuts back on MoD spending due to Covid-19 crisis

India's federal Ministry of Finance (MoF) has tightened all expenditure, including that of the Ministry of Defence (MoD), for the first...

Indian expat sacked, faces jail for insulting Islam in the...

Rakesh B. Kitturmath Yet another Indian expat in the UAE is facing police action after being fired for insulting Islam on soci...

While the world fights COVID-19, Indians are busy communal...

One foolhardy action by the Tablighi Jamaat has given a boost to the Hindutva brigade. They have seized the opportunity with both hands...

Why Trump first threatened Modi, then praised him?

President Donald Trump thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Indian people on Twitter after the latter agreed to ease restrictio...

'Future is scary': Poor hit hardest by India coronavirus l...

With his rickshaw sitting idle outside his one-room shack, Sailesh Kumar is one of the hundreds of millions of poor Indians hit the har...

Jailed Kashmiri separatist Yasin Malik 'being denied fair...

Imprisoned in New Delhi and slapped with a series of cases, including reopening of 30 years old murder charges, a top Kashmiri separati...

Brazil president invokes Ramayana, Jesus Christ to request...

Amid increasing requests received by New Delhi from different nations for the supply of Hydroxychloroquine, Brazil President Jair Bolso...

Cholorquine Diplomacy: India succumbs to Trump warning

Trump scored yet another victory in his quest to “Make America Great Again” after his vague threat to “retaliate&rdqu...

Indian Muslim families hide in riverbed after being driven...

Several children, women and men on Wednesday continued to hide themselves in the Swan riverbed, without food for three days now, on the...

Why India is distancing itself from Iran

Long before Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif criticised India for the “massacres o...

Indian tea plantation workers look to the WB to prevent a...

Since the World Bank announced a $14 billion funding package for the COVID-19 pandemic last month, tea workers living in squalid condit...

Big no: S-400 doesn’t give India capabilities to take down...

In Recent drills at the Telemba training range in Buryatia part of Russia, “During the live-fire exercise, over a dozen targets s...

Fears of coronavirus outbreak in Assam's detention centres

The last time Gulbahar Begum, 28, saw her father at home was in November 2017. Since then, every other month, she travels nearly 145km...

India’s Tejas fighter turns out to be very expensive

The Indian Air Force is set to finalise a deal to purchase 83 Tejas Mk1A lightweight single engine fighters, which will mark the second...

India puts off all exercises with foreign militaries sched...

The Indian military has decided to postpone all the joint exercises it was scheduled to hold with foreign militaries this year because...

Is the F-21 the fighter India really wanted?

Lockheed Martin describes the F-21 as being "specifically configured for the Indian Air Force," and that it provides unmatched "Made in...

Virus spikes cybercrime in India, world's tallest statue '...

Police in India lodged a case this week against an unknown online fraudster who tried selling the world's largest statue for US$4 billi...

Coronavirus is a new tool for India to oppress Kashmiries

In the course of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, when the Indian administration in Kashmir started appealing to people to report...