Bilal Kuchay

Bilal Kuchay

Rape

Rape survivor in India's Unnao 'set on fire' by alleged attackers

The woman, in critical condition, suffered burns to 80 percent of her body after alleged attack by five men in UP state.

Rape survivor in India's Unnao 'set on fire' by alleged attackers

India

Hundreds march in India to demand 'affordable education for all'

Former students and activists join Jawaharlal Nehru University students as they continue their protest against fee rise.

Hundreds march in India to demand 'affordable education for all'

Education

As India's JNU protests fee hike, poor students fear for future

Amid agitation over proposed hike in hostel and other fees, less-privileged students say they may have to quit studies.

As India's JNU protests fee hike, poor students fear for future

Media

'Petty': India revokes writer Taseer's citizenship card status

The government move seen as retaliation to Aatish Taseer's TIME article that referred to PM Modi as 'Divider in Chief'.

'Petty': India revokes writer Taseer's citizenship card status

India

'Delhi in ICU': Spike in respiratory diseases due to toxic smog

Severe pollution has been choking India's capital, prompting the government to declare a public health emergency.

'Delhi in ICU': Spike in respiratory diseases due to toxic smog

India

'Gas chamber': Pollution hits record high in New Delhi

Five million face masks to be distributed in schools but experts say a lot more needs to be done by the government.

'Gas chamber': Pollution hits record high in New Delhi

Asia

As Modi, Xi wrap summit in Indian temple town, differences remain

India and China discuss long-standing trade and border disputes, but Kashmir fails to figure in 2-day informal summit.

As Modi, Xi wrap summit in Indian temple town, differences remain

Sanitation

Modi declares India open defecation free, claim questioned

PM Narendra Modi declares India ODF on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary but experts remain sceptical.

Modi declares India open defecation free, claim questioned

India

Why have Saudi Arabia, UAE failed to condemn India over Kashmir?

The Gulf heavyweights have not sided with Pakistan, and analysts say it's because of India's growing economic clout.

Why have Saudi Arabia, UAE failed to condemn India over Kashmir?

India

India: Fear among Muslims over planned nationwide citizens list

Many Muslims say BJP is using the citizenship issue to target the community as activists warn against nationwide NRC.

India: Fear among Muslims over planned nationwide citizens list

Asia

Half of India police feel Muslims more likely to commit crimes

Study finds 'significant' anti-Muslim bias among police; 1 in 3 calling mob attacks in cow-slaughter cases 'natural'.

Half of India police feel Muslims more likely to commit crimes

Business & Economy

McDonald's faces boycott threats in India for serving halal meat

Global fast food chain faces backlash on Twitter after revealing that all its restaurants in India are halal certified.

McDonald's faces boycott threats in India for serving halal meat