Kashmir

Hundreds rally in Delhi to protest against India's Kashmir move

Critics denounce the move as illegal, fear it will allow the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party to flout Indian constitution.

Hundreds rally in Delhi to protest against India's Kashmir move

AJ Impact

China warns India not to block Huawei - or else

Sources tell Reuters that China warned India of 'reverse sanctions' if it prevents Huawei from doing business in India.

China warns India not to block Huawei - or else

Kashmir

Indian FM denies Modi asked Trump for US mediation on Kashmir

Donald Trump's claim that PM Narendra Modi had asked him to mediate with Pakistan on Kashmir sets off a storm in India.

Indian FM denies Modi asked Trump for US mediation on Kashmir

AJ Impact

Indian companies are at risk because of government borrowing

Outgoing deputy RBI governor Viral Acharya suggests India's economy could benefit from more private-sector involvement.

Indian companies are at risk because of government borrowing

Kashmir

Trump says Modi asked for US mediation on Kashmir, India denies

The US president, in meeting with Pakistan PM Imran Khan, says Narendra Modi asked for mediation, a claim India rejects.

Trump says Modi asked for US mediation on Kashmir, India denies

Asia

Mob in India kills three on suspicion of cattle theft

Three arrested in eastern state of Bihar after deadly lynching over suspected attempt to steal cattle, police say.

Mob in India kills three on suspicion of cattle theft

AJ Impact

Risky money: India to issue foreign currency bonds

Critics of the plan say it may allow rich foreign nations to dictate India's policies.

Risky money: India to issue foreign currency bonds

Asia

Indian activists launch helpline for hate crimes victims

The initiative started in 100 cities following rise in mob attacks by Hindu far-right groups especially against Muslims.

Indian activists launch helpline for hate crimes victims

Kashmir

Dozens dead as minibus plunges into Kashmir gorge

Overcrowded minibus drives off Himalayan mountain road in Kishtwar district, plunging into 150-metre deep gorge.

Kashmir minibus plunges into Kishtwar gorge, killing at least 35

Asia

As drought hits crops, India PM calls for water conservation push

Modi's call comes amid concerns that a weak monsoon could push millions to the edge and hammer agricultural production.

As drought hits crops, India PM calls for water conservation push

AJ IMPACT

Pompeo meets Indian leader amid trade tensions

India imposed tariffs on US products on June 16 in retaliation for the US ending India's special trade status.

Pompeo meets Indian leader amid trade tensions

India

India rejects critical US religious freedom report

State Department report says senior BJP officials made 'inflammatory speeches' against religious minorities last year.

India rejects critical US religious freedom report

Asia

How yoga diplomacy helps India assert its rising global influence

On International Yoga Day, Modi uses one of India's most popular exports to mark his nation's rising place in the world.

How yoga diplomacy helps India assert its rising global influence

India

Modi to Khan: Trust key to boosting India-Pakistan relations

Normalised ties require 'environment of free of terror, violence and hostility', Indian PM tells Pakistani counterpart.

Modi to Khan: Trust key to boosting India-Pakistan relations

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?