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Cyclone veers away from Indian coast

A cyclone that had been heading for western India has veered away, forecasters said Thursday, although coastal areas were still expected to be hit...
India's prime minister Narendra Modi

India’s Modi to avoid Pakistan airspace despite getting permission

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will avoid flying over Pakistan during an official trip to central Asia on Thursday, the foreign ministry said, even...

India’s Modi visits bombed Sri Lanka church, vows support after attacks

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday honoured those killed by Islamist militants in Sri Lanka's Easter bombings, vowing support for the island nation...

First Bangladesh-India border talks under Modi 2.0 govt next week

The border guarding forces of Bangladesh and India will discuss several issues, including those related to cross-border crimes, as their director generals meet in...

Bangladeshi actress Anju Ghosh joins Modi’s BJP in West Bengal

Veteran actress Anju Ghosh on Wednesday joined India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in an event held at Kolkata, West Bengal. The party’s state president...

Indian air force plane with 13 on board missing near China border

An Indian air force aircraft with 13 people on board went missing on Monday in remote northeastern mountains bordering China, government officials said. The AN-32...

Narendra Modi holds bilateral talks with Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid, BIMSTEC leaders

Indian prime minister on Friday held a bilateral meeting with Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid during which they exchanged views on matters of mutual interest. Modi...

Amit Shah gets Home, Rajnath to be new Defence Minister, Jaishankar to be EAM...

Amit Shah will be the new Home minister, Rajnath Singh the new Defence minister and Nirmala Sitharaman the new Finance minister, the Rashtrapati Bhavan...

India’s Modi sworn in ahead of unveiling new government

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched his historic second term at a solemn ceremony in front of cheering supporters Thursday, as he prepared to...

India detains ex-soldier as illegal Bangladeshi immigrant; lawyer calls it a case of mistaken...

Indian police detained a retired soldier and serving police officer on Wednesday after a court declared him a foreigner, in one of the most...