Zeenat Saberin

Zeenat Saberin

India

Trudeau in India: Did Modi government snub Canadian PM?

Allegations that Canada backs Sikh separatist groups overshadows Trudeau's first trip to India as prime minister.

Trudeau in India: Did Modi government snub Canadian PM?

Business & Economy

India's Punjab National Bank reports $1.8bn fraud

Offices and Mumbai home of billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi raided after PNB hit by $1.8bn fraudulent transaction.

India's Punjab National Bank reports $1.8bn fraud

Kashmir

India's Sitharaman warns Pakistan after Jammu attack

Defence minister says Pakistan to 'pay for misadventure' after loss of six Indian soldiers in attack on Jammu army camp.

India's Sitharaman warns Pakistan after Jammu attack

Women's Rights

India: The fight to end 'virginity test' for newlyweds

Youth from Kanjarbhat tribe run 'Stop the V-Ritual' campaign against custom that forces 'virginity tests' on brides.

India: The fight to end 'virginity test' for newlyweds

India

India budget focuses on rural areas ahead of election

With hikes in rural spending, Prime Minister Modi aims to rally support of farmers ahead of 2019 general elections.

India budget focuses on rural areas ahead of election

Sexual assault

Eight-month-old baby raped in Indian capital Delhi

The baby is on life support after she was operated upon for injuries in Delhi, drawing angry reaction from activists.

Eight-month-old baby raped in Indian capital Delhi

India

Bollywood film Padmaavat released amid tight security

The controversial film, a period drama set in 14th century, about a Muslim king and a Hindu queen opens amid protests.

Bollywood film Padmaavat released amid tight security

India

India's richest corner 73 percent of wealth: Oxfam

Bottom half of population saw just one percent increase in their wealth last year, says report by anti-poverty charity.

India's richest corner 73 percent of wealth: Oxfam

India

Benjamin Netanyahu woos India's Bollywood stars

Bollywood heavyweights and visiting Israeli prime minister meet up at 'Shalom Bollywood' in Mumbai.

Benjamin Netanyahu woos India's Bollywood stars

India

India ends government subsidies for Hajj pilgrimage

Originally subsidies for Hajj helped poorer sections of the community go on the pilgrimage many could not afford.

India ends government subsidies for Hajj pilgrimage

Benjamin Netanyahu

India's Modi gives warm welcome to Israel's Netanyahu

Indian Prime Minister Modi accords warm welcome to Netanyahu as the two countries move to strengthen relations.

India's Modi gives warm welcome to Israel's Netanyahu

Gang rape

India: Missing Dalit teen gang-raped, killed in Haryana

Father of 15-year-old Dalit victim blames police for inaction as her mutilated body is found near a canal.

India: Missing Dalit teen gang-raped, killed in Haryana