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New Delhi’ superbug unfairly named, admits editor

THE NAMING of a drug-resistant superbug after New Delhi unfairly stigmatised India, the editor of the medical journal that first published research into the...

Indian state leaves 13 million citizens off register

Around 13 million people living in northeastern India's largest state have been left off a controversial draft list of citizens released Monday by authorities,...

Stop politicising Taj Mahal, lawmakers told

WITH conflicting claims being made over Taj Mahal, Trinamool Congress and Samajwadi Party on Friday (December 12) cautioned against “politicisation” of the monument and...

India asks WhatsApp to explain privacy breach

India has asked Facebook-owned WhatsApp to explain the nature of a privacy breach on its messaging platform that has affected some users in the...

Reform prospects hinder growth, says poll

INDIA'S economic prospects have dimmed since April due to the government's inability to pass much-needed reforms, a poll found, but the central bank will...

Of 2,061 border fencing light poles, only 616 functional along Gujarat-Pak border

Out of the 2,061 Border Fencing Light poles along the international border in Gujarat's Bhuj and Gandhinagar Sector, only 616 are "functional", the BSF...

Indian parliament headed for monsoon washout

INDIA’S parliament was adjourned for the ninth consecutive day on Monday (September 3) due to protests by the opposition that show no sign of...

Delhi gang-rapists in court as lawyers launch appeal

FOUR men condemned to death for the murder and gang-rape of an Indian student were on Tuesday (September 24) brought back to court as...