Faiz Jamil

Faiz Jamil

India elections 2019

Social media posts come under scrutiny ahead of India elections

The Election Commission is trying to curb fake news in India weeks before parliamentary elections begin.

Social media posts come under scrutiny ahead of India elections

Asia

India sees increase in violence by cow vigilantes

Taking matters into their own hands, how so-called cow vigilantes are undermining the rule of law in India.

India sees increase in violence by cow vigilantes

India

Kashmiri armed groups warn of more attacks in India

Rights advocates say they are not surprised young Kashmiris feel frustrated and become suicide bombers.

Kashmiri armed groups warn of more attacks in India

Asia

Kashmiris in India blame media for revenge attacks

After last week's attack in Indian-administered Kashmir, Kashmiris living in India say that both social and traditional media are driving violence against them.

Kashmiris in India blame media for revenge attacks

India

Devastating drought in India's Marathwada

A heat wave is searing western India with hundreds of millions of people affected by water shortages.

Devastating drought in India's Marathwada

Arts & Culture

Palestinian ideas of freedom take stage in India

Theatre groups from West Bank and India come together to share the idea of resistance to Israeli occupation.

Palestinian ideas of freedom take stage in India

Business & Economy

India's street vendors fearful for the future

Plan to regulate hundreds of thousands of vendors in bustling Delhi gives little hope to those it is said to protect.

India's street vendors fearful for the future

Asia

Deja vu in quake-ravaged Nepal

Tuesday's magnitude 7.3 quake was a taste of what Nepalis experienced during April's devastating earthquake.

Deja vu in quake-ravaged Nepal

Health

Pregnant women vulnerable after Nepal quake

Lack of adequate health facilities and loss of breadwinners putting health of pregnant women at risk, officials say.

Pregnant women vulnerable after Nepal quake

Humanitarian crises

'What time is the next earthquake?'

Tent cities spring up across Kathmandu, as locals battle the elements, fearing another quake is around the corner.

'What time is the next earthquake?'

Asia

Kashmir families lose everything in floods

Hundred shelter in relief centres set up by government after floods washed away homes, possessions, and livelihoods.

Kashmir families lose everything in floods

Asia

Economy weighs heavily in India's Assam

The first phase of the world's largest election gets underway in Assam, where change looks increasingly likely.

Economy weighs heavily in India's Assam