Tag Archives: India

  • Cyclone Fani kills at least 12 in India before swiping Bangladesh

    Cyclone Fani killed at least 12 people in Odisha, before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladesh on Saturday where more than a million people have moved to safety. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Indian Parliamentary election: Why has it become presidential-like?

    The 2019 Parliamentary election will go down in history as a contest regarding one man, Mr Narendra Modi. This has never been so before in the history of Parliamentary elections in India. ...

  • UN adds Pakistani militant chief Masood Azhar to terror list

    The United Nations on Wednesday added Masood Azhar, the leader of a Pakistan-based Islamist group, to its list of global terrorists after China lifted its objections to the move. ...

  • Nava Thakuria India’s national elections: Northeast shows the way

    The Northeastern electorate valiantly defied their diktats, and in a sustained manner they reposed their faith on the Parliamentary democracy of India. ...

  • US companies seeking to move manufacturing base from China to India

    About 200 American companies are seeking to move their manufacturing base from China to India post the general elections, a top US-based advocacy group has said. ...

  • Modi casts vote on India’s ‘Super Tuesday’

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi cast his vote on India's "Super Tuesday" when the biggest number of seats are decided in the country's marathon election. ...

  • Indian Supreme Court chief justice accused of sexual harassment

    India's top judge fought off a sexual harassment storm Saturday after a former Supreme Court staff member accused him of making unwanted advances and hounding her. ...

  • Vote result won’t hurt Modi’s bid to boost ties

    The development of China-India relations should be partly attributed to the Modi administration's efforts and India's awareness of China's significance and the fact that Beijing can bring ...

  • After India, Bhutan too likely to skip BRI Forum

    While India has rejected China's invite for Belt and Road Forum meet, most of its neighbours including the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh have confirmed participation in the event ...

  • NS Venkataraman Why Prime Minister Modi deserves second term

    Strong committed leadership is the prerequisite for India’s big leap forward in the coming years. With his past record, Mr Modi has given the impression that he is the man for the job. ...