AJ IMPACT

Goldman-backed ReNew has warning about renewable energy in India

India, the world's third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, wants to raise its renewable energy capacity.

Goldman-backed ReNew has warning about renewable energy in India

AJ IMPACT

Saudi Arabia to invest in India's downstream oil and gas projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the plans while at an investor summit in Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia to invest in India's downstream oil and gas projects

Pakistan

Pakistan denies use of its airspace to Indian PM Modi

Islamabad says it refused New Delhi's request due to 'grave' rights violations in Indian-administered Kashmir.

Pakistan denies use of its airspace to Indian PM Modi

AJ Impact

India eyes energy deals with Saudi Arabia ahead of Modi visit

Oil producers are eager to gain a foothold in India, where fuel demand is expected to continue to rise in years to come.

India eyes energy deals with Saudi Arabia ahead of Modi visit

AJ Impact

Davos in the Desert: Kushner, Mnuchin & others to attend from US

After many notables skipped out in 2018, Saudi financial conference later this month will feature major business names.

Davos in the Desert: Kushner, Mnuchin & others to attend from US

AJ Impact

Indian-born Nobel prize-winner comes from 'family of economists'

Newly minted Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee has been critical of some of the Modi government's economic policies.

Indian-born Nobel prize-winner comes from 'family of economists'

Asia

As Modi, Xi wrap summit in Indian temple town, differences remain

India and China discuss long-standing trade and border disputes, but Kashmir fails to figure in 2-day informal summit.

As Modi, Xi wrap summit in Indian temple town, differences remain

The Listening Post

Modi's mega-rallies; political spectacle for the Indian diaspora

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi headlines a global charm offensive, building political ties at foreign rallies.

The Listening Post

Trump: Is Fox News turning its back on US president?

Faced with impeachment inquiry, is Trump losing friends at Fox News? Plus, Indian PM Modi's global charm offensive.

Sanitation

Modi declares India open defecation free, claim questioned

PM Narendra Modi declares India ODF on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary but experts remain sceptical.

Modi declares India open defecation free, claim questioned

Opinion

BJP's Gandhi paradox

Despite not having a common ideology with Gandhi, the ruling party in India insists on celebrating him.

Manash Firaq Bhattacharjee

by Manash Firaq Bhattacharjee

Manash Firaq Bhattacharjee

United Nations

New York: Thousands rally for human rights in Kashmir

Members of various faith, ethnic groups rally to stand with Kashmir and pledge their fight will go on.

New York: Thousands rally for human rights in Kashmir

Counting the Cost

Can Modi deliver on his promise to create a $5 trillion economy?

With rising unemployment, investment slowdown and consumers tightening their belts, is India headed towards recession?

Kashmir

Kashmir: Khan at UN warns of 'bloodbath', Modi silent

At UNGA, Imran Khan accuses India of 'cruelty' in Kashmir while his Indian counterpart doesn't mention ongoing lockdown.

Pakistan PM warns of 'bloodbath' in Kashmir, India's Modi silent

India

Trump reiterates offer to mediate Kashmir crisis

Trump first offered to mediate Kashmir conflict during Imran Khan's bilateral visit to Washington, DC in July.

US President Trump reiterates offer to mediate Kashmir crisis