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New India rape protests fizzle, victim airlifted to Singapore

POLICE thwarted an attempt by activists on Thursday (December 27) to rekindle mass protests in New Delhi over the gang rape and ferocious beating...

Congress faithful question Gandhi leadership in India

RUMBLINGS of dissent are growing against the Gandhi family that leads India's hapless Congress party, five months after the most resounding electoral defeat in...

US says ready to do business with Modi

THE US would welcome Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi if he wins the upcoming election, a US official said, in...

Sonia Gandhi goes abroad for medical checkup

SONIA Gandhi, the head of India’s ruling Congress party, has gone abroad for a “regular check-up” after undergoing surgery for an undisclosed condition last...

Lawmaker’s son driving a speeding car allegedly kills 3

A car allegedly driven by an a law maker's son, who is suspected to be in an inebriated state, on Saturday (July 2) hit...

India looks to China, Iran for onions to cool political heat

INDIA has become so desperate for fresh stocks of the onions it uses in spicy curries that it is turning to regional rival China...

Mute Indian woman flies to Delhi to find long-lost family

A MUTE and deaf Indian woman who strayed into Pakistan more than a decade ago finally returned to her home country on Monday (October...

Indian trucks cross freely into Nepal for first time in four months

RESIDENTS and traders in southern Nepal on Friday (February 5) dismantled tents and roadblocks set up by protesters at a key border crossing, allowing...

Underworld don Chhota Rajan brought to India

AFTER being on the run for the past 27 years, underworld don Chhota Rajan was brought to New Delhi  early Friday (November 6) morning...

Adityanath, Mayawati barred from campaigning for poll code violation

The Election Commission on Monday "strongly condemned" Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and BSP supremo Mayawati for their communal remarks and barred them...