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Birth of new Indian state opens old divisions
Some residents of the northeast are calling for secession following Telengana which became the newest state this week.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 17:50 GMT
China and India use Buddha for regional karma
The two would-be superpowers are using their Buddhist prestige to exert influence in Nepal, Myanmar and Sri Lanka.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 16:18 GMT
India puts brakes on road to China
Despite growing clamour for reopening vintage road to boost trans-regional trade, India drags its feet over China fears.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 08:59 GMT
Standard Chartered rejects laundering claims
As British bank denies accusations it hid $250bn in transactions with Iranian banks, its share price falls sharply.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2012 17:55 GMT
Higgs Boson: Dark matters in the coverage of the 'god particle'
What did the world's media leave out in reporting this scientific breakthrough?
Last updated: 06 Jul 2012 16:05 GMT
Vision: The missing element in the Wisconsin recall
The 99 per cent must find a positive vision, with or without the help of existing parties and powers.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 09:58 GMT
An emerging football market
Despite the Indian Premier Soccer League faltering, India's football administrators see a rosy future.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 21:27 GMT
As the US and China rush to take advantage of Myanmar's new openness, India plays a quieter role supporting democracy.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2012 12:16 GMT
Kashmir in the collective imagination
Non-Kashmiris have a complex conception of the valley, seen as a crystallisation of ideologies that led to partition.
Kashmir: The forgotten conflict
Last updated: 14 Aug 2011 08:55 GMT
MF Hussain: The legacy of painting India
Celebrated Indian artist, exiled during his final years by attacks from Hindu right,leaves a rich legacy at home.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 13:03 GMT
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