Asia

Cyclone death toll rises to 24 in Bangladesh, India

Cyclone Bulbul, which pummeled coastal regions of India and Bangladesh, killed 12 each in the two South Asian nations.

Cyclone Bulbul: Death toll rises to 24 in Bangladesh, India

India

Haze blankets India's capital again as air quality worsens

The air quality index stood at "hazardous" levels of 497, touching nearly 700 in parts of the city of 20 million.

Haze blankets India's capital again as air quality worsens

India

India cracks down on social media after religious-site ruling

Police acted on 7,681 social media posts across Uttar Pradesh by either reporting them or asking users to delete them.

India cracks down on social media after religious-site ruling

Inside Story

Is the fate of a religious site in India finally resolved?

Supreme Court rules in favour of Hindus in dispute with Muslims.

Asia

'Big moment': Indian Sikhs on historic pilgrimage to Pakistan

Hundreds of pilgrims launch journey across border to Kartarpur to visit shrine of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak.

'Big moment': Indian Sikhs on historic pilgrimage to Pakistan

India

Landmark Ayodhya verdict over holy site divides opinion

India's top court allows Hindus to build temple on disputed holy site while promising Muslims land elsewhere for mosque.

India

Ayodhya verdict: Indian top court gives disputed site to Hindus

Court orders formation of a trust that will construct temple for Lord Ram while Muslims will be given alternative land.

Ayodhya verdict: Indian top court gives disputed site to Hindus

Weather

Tropical cyclone bears down on India's West Bengal and Bangladesh

Almost 14 million people will be exposed to damaging winds and potential flash floods generated by Bulbul.

Tropical cyclone bears down on India's West Bengal and Bangladesh

Talk to Al Jazeera

Lassina Zerbo interview: Can the world prevent a nuclear attack?

The executive secretary of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization discusses global nuclear threats.

Asia

Timeline: Babri mosque-Ram temple case

The site at which Babri Mosque once stood is fiercely contested by Hindus and Muslims.

Timeline: Babri mosque-Ram temple case

India

India tightens security before landmark Ayodhya verdict

Thousands of security forces deployed as top court set to decide the fate of the site disputed by Hindus and Muslims.

India tightens security before landmark Ayodhya verdict

India

India-Pakistan corridor set to open for Sikh pilgrims

About 5,000 devotees will be able to use the corridor to visit Sikh shrines dedicated to Guru Nanak in Pakistan.

India-Pakistan corridor set to open for Sikh pilgrims

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

AJ Impact

Indian rupee falls sharply after Moody's lowers rating outlook

Moody's says ineffective government economic policies have led to an increase in debts which were already high.

Indian rupee falls sharply after Moody's lowers rating outlook