Cricket World Cup

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan weighs in on cricket lineup

Cricket captain-turned prime minister, Khan led Pakistan to the World Cup title in 1992.

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan weighs in on cricket lineup

Cricket World Cup

'Not just cricket': India, Pakistan resume rivalry

Two sides take on each other in the World Cup, just months after calls for it to be cancelled following Pulwama attack.

Cricket World Cup: India, Pakistan rivalry set to be renewed

Counting the Cost

Modi's economic paradox: Strong growth, but where are the jobs?

Modi won a landslide election, but with unemployment in India at a 45-year high, what went wrong in his first term?

India

India journalists decry 'escalating attacks' on press freedom

Recent arrests appear to follow a pattern of attacks on press freedom since Modi's ascension to power, journalists say.

India journalists decry 'escalating attacks' on press freedom

AJ Impact

Life after demonetisation: How India's poor are paying the price

More than two years on, many of India's poor are still dealing with the effects of PM Narendra Modi's financial reforms.

Life after demonetisation: How India's poor are paying the price

AJ Impact

India set to slap retaliatory tariffs on US goods: Reuters

The move would follow Trump's decision to revoke key trading privileges for New Dehli.

India set to slap retaliatory tariffs on US goods: Reuters

Cricket World Cup

Bharat and Stani Armies: Game on in the cricket stands

Meet the groups of supporters following India and Pakistan as the two rivals meet in the World Cup on Sunday.

Cricket World Cup: The rise of the Bharat and Stani Armies

India

The rise of female Sharia judges in India

Female 'qazis' are increasingly responsible for governing Islamic law, a role traditionally performed by men.

The rise of female Sharia judges in India

Asia

Encephalitis 'linked' to lychee kills dozens of children in India

Children die in Bihar state from a deadly brain disease believed to be linked to a toxic substance found in the fruit.

Encephalitis 'linked' to lychee kills dozens of children in India

AJ Impact

India's Adani wins approval for long delayed Australian coal mine

The project's supporters say it will boost the economy, but environmental groups say it will damage marine ecosystems.

India's Adani wins approval for long delayed Australian coal mine

India

India officials block Amnesty event in Kashmir

Authorities stop rights group from holding event to release report on administrative detentions.

India officials block Amnesty event in Kashmir

Asia

India unveils Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft for moon-landing mission

ISRO plans controlled landing of rover on moon which, if successful, will make India fourth country to achieve the feat.

India unveils Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft for moon-landing mission

Poverty & Development

The revolutionary school tackling child labour in India

In a country where more than 10 million children are exploited as 'workers', a school in Assam is paying kids to study.

World Day Against Child Labour: 'We want to make a bigger impact'

Asia

Cyclone Vayu poised to hit India as year's second major storm

The western state of Gujarat is likely to be hit hard by its first cyclone in more than 20 years.

Cyclone Vayu poised to hit India as year's second major storm

India

Indian court orders release of journalist held over Twitter post

Prashant Kanojia was arrested over a social media post allegedly defaming Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

Indian court orders release of journalist held over Twitter post