Opinion

India's democracy may not have much time left

The attack on Jawaharlal Nehru University shows that the ideological civil war in India has taken a new violent turn.

Priyamvada Gopal

by Priyamvada Gopal

Priyamvada Gopal

India

Sanskrit to replace Urdu on railway signboards in Uttarakhand

Move is criticised as there are fewer than 400 Sanskrit speakers in the state compared with about 400,000 Urdu speakers.

Sanskrit to replace Urdu on railway signboards in Uttarakhand

Interactive

India's highway of shame

Al Jazeera's 101 East exposes the roadside rape of girls in Madhya Pradesh.

India's highway of shame

India

How India uses colonial-era sedition law against CAA protesters

Legal experts say authorities misuse legal provisions to slap protesters with colonial-era law to stifle dissent.

India

India's governing party picks new president

Jagat Prakash Nadda, a close aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will replace Amit Shah as party chief.

India's governing party BJP picks JP Nadda as president

AJ Impact

India drags down IMF global economic growth forecast

Negative surprises, primarily in India, and rising social unrest behind IMF's reduced economic growth forecasts.

India drags down IMF global economic growth forecast

NewsFeed

Inside Kashmir's media facility amid blackout

A look inside the only media centre in Indian-administered Kashmir offering internet facility to journalists.

Asia

India moves to seek closer military ties with Sri Lanka

New Delhi reaches out to Colombo as it aims to counter growing Chinese influence in the region.

India moves to seek closer military ties with Sri Lanka

Asia

'Don't divide India': Postcards to Modi urge CAA repeal

Demonstrators opposed to 'anti-Muslim' Citizenship Amendment Act plan to send thousands of letters, urging its repeal.

India's anti-CAA protesters launch postcards to PM Modi campaign

Asia

India citizenship law: Dalits fear 'discriminatory' legislation

India's new citizenship law raises fears among Hinduism's 'lowest' social group that they will be targeted.

AJ Impact

Is it time for India to reduce its reliance on imported oil?

The recent spike in oil prices and a surge in inflation show how exposed India is to imported energy, analysts say.

Is it time for India to reduce its reliance on imported oil?

AJ IMPACT

Modi's party accuses Washington Post of 'biased' India coverage

BJP leader claims editorial policy of the newspaper, owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, is 'agenda-driven'.

Modi's party accuses Washington Post of 'biased' India coverage

India

Recipe for solidarity: How Indian protesters are being fed

Individuals and groups come forward to arrange for food and beverages as protests enter second month.

101 East

India: The Child Sex Highway

101 East investigates Indian villages where it is custom for parents to sell their young daughters for sex.

Asia

India to invite Pakistan PM Imran Khan to regional SCO summit

Pakistan PM likely to be invited to China-led Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit India will host later this year.

India to invite Pakistan PM Imran Khan to regional SCO summit