Tag Archives: India

  • Fields of fire drive Delhi’s air quality to unhealthy levels

    When it comes to air quality there are few worse places to live on the planet than New Delhi, and driving north out the Indian capital it is easy to see why, as plumes of smoke rise. ...

  • Supreme Court ends hearing on Hindu-Muslim land dispute, decision in weeks

    The SC ordered an end to hearings in a long-running dispute between Hindus and Muslims over a place of worship, laying the ground for a verdict that could lead to further divisions. ...

  • Shrutika Sharma wins Miss Himalaya Pageant 2019 crown

    Shrutika Sharma from Nainital, Uttrakhand, impressed the judges in the question and answer round to win the crown of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2019 in a modest show in McLeod Ganj. ...

  • China’s Xi lands in India amid scattered Tibetan protests

    Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in India on Friday for talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to try to halt a slide in ties over the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir. ...

  • Eight contestants for eighth edition Miss Himalaya Pageant

    Eight young women vying for the eighth edition of the Miss Himalaya Pageant crown were presented at a "Meet the Press" event earlier today. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Betrayal, greed, and myopic quest for self-interest

    I deeply worry about the Tibetan people, stuck in this once-friendly neighbor, once a safe haven, now turned into maze of traps, a good neighbor now reduced to capricious blood suckers. ...

  • Indians urge authorities to release Tibetans detained ahead of Xi visit

    The Group's National Convener RK Khrimey said that the Constitution of India ensures the right to protest against injustices prevailing despite any indulgence of political powers. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Targeting illegal migrants in India

    The Indian government has decided for screening of all illegal migrants taking shelter in the populous country though updating the National Register of Citizens. ...

  • China says it supports Pakistan in safeguarding its independent sovereignty

    China supports Pakistan in safeguarding its independent sovereignty and territorial integrity, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday during a visit by Pakistani PM Imran Khan. ...

  • Tibetan activists arrested ahead of Modi-Xi summit

    Nine Tibetan activists have been arrested in South India ahead of a meeting of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping summit in Tamil Nadu state. ...