Kashmir

Why a growing number of Kashmiri youth are picking up guns

Violence has seen an uptick as India's governing party adopts a tough policy to deal with protests and armed rebels.

Why a growing number of Kashmiri youth are picking up guns

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: How an Indian wedding and funeral infected 100

Bride not among 111 people who have tested positive after attending wedding, where groom showed COVID-19 symptoms.

Coronavirus: How an Indian wedding and funeral infected 100

Asia

India opens first plasma bank for COVID-19 treatment

India opens its first plasma donation centre with the hope it can help reduce the number of coronavirus deaths

Weather

India floods: Thousands evacuated in Assam as river banks burst

More than a million people across the state affected, as floodwater inundates villages and a rhino reserve killing 33.

India floods: Thousands evacuated in Assam as river banks burst

AJ IMPACT

India PM Modi shuts Weibo account amid border tensions with China

Narendra Modi deletes account on Chinese social media platform as tensions with China simmer over border clash.

India PM Modi shuts Weibo account amid border tensions with China

Kashmir

Photo of toddler sitting on his grandfather's body angers Kashmir

Viral picture of the three-year-old has sparked outrage with family accusing armed forces of killing the victim.

Photo of toddler sitting on his grandfather's body angers Kashmir

India

Indian policemen arrested over custodial deaths of father and son

Police in Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu state had picked up the duo for breaking coronavirus lockdown rules.

Indian policemen arrested over custodial deaths of father and son

Nuclear weapons

Project Force: Could the world survive a nuclear winter?

The consequences of a nuclear war would extend far beyond the blast itself, killing millions of people across the globe.

Coronavirus pandemic

Delhi opens makeshift 10,000-bed hospital amid coronavirus surge

The city of 25 million has emerged as India's biggest COVID-19 hotspot with 2,742 deaths and 87,000 cases.

Delhi opens makeshift 10,000-bed hospital amid coronavirus surge

India

Report highlights high death toll in Indian-administered Kashmir

At least 229 people, including 32 civilians, have been killed in Indian-administered Kashmir in the past six months, rights group says.

AJ Impact

India's creators: 'TikTok made me strong and confident'

For thousands of Indians, the now banned Chinese app TikTok was a window to fame and fortune.

India's Tiktok ban hurts content creators' earnings, prospects

AJ Impact

California sues Cisco for harassing Dalit Indian-American worker

Two former managers of tech company accused of isolating the employee, refusing a raise and denying two promotions.

California sues Cisco for harassing Dalit Indian-American worker

India

India power plant explosion leaves six dead, 17 injured

The government-run NLC power plant in Tamil Nadu state's Cuddalore district suffers second blast in two months.

India NLC power plant hit by second fatal explosion in two months

Coronavirus pandemic

Infographic: How coronavirus spread across India

India has some half a million confirmed coronavirus cases, with nearly 70 percent of total cases reported in June alone.

Infographic: How coronavirus spread across India

Coronavirus pandemic

'Chasing the virus': How India's largest slum overcame a pandemic

Mumbai's Dharavi offers a glimmer of hope with new cases shrinking thanks to an aggressive plan adopted by authorities.

'Chasing the virus': How India's largest slum overcame a pandemic