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

United States

In New York, Muslims rally in solidarity with Kashmir

Organisers estimate nearly 3,000 people attended annual parade, which focused on security lockdown in Kashmir.

Kashmir in focus at Muslim Day Parade in New York

Narendra Modi

At US rally, Modi backs Trump, takes aim at Pakistan

US president joins 50,000 Narendra Modi supporters in Texas as thousands hold counter-protest outside the venue.

'Howdy, Modi!': Trump attends Indian PM's rally in Houston

Narendra Modi

'Howdy Modi!': Indian PM's supporters, critics to gather in Texas

Protests planned as more than 50,000 people are expected to gather in Houston to see Modi and Trump take the stage.

'Howdy Modi!': Indian PM's supporters, critics to gather in Texas

Narendra Modi

'Howdy, Modi!': Trump to join India's Modi at Houston gathering

Organisers say more than 50,000 people are expected to attend the event but activists plan to hold protest against Modi.

'Howdy, Modi!': Trump to join India's Modi at Houston gathering

Narendra Modi

Gates Foundation criticised over award to Indian PM Modi

A petition with nearly 100,000 signatures calls on Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to rescind its decision.

Gates Foundation criticised over award to Indian PM Modi

AJ Impact

India's bank bailouts may not help its economic slump

Focus on merging banks may distract attention from worsening debt repayments and slowing growth, analysts say.

India's bank bailouts may not help its economic slump

The Listening Post

'Normalcy' vs reality: Conflicting narratives about Kashmir

Foreign press and Indian media see Kashmir very differently. Plus, the challenge of investigative journalism in Albania.

AJ Impact

India's economic growth hits six-year low

PM Narendra Modi's government is under pressure to stimulate the economy and meet ambitious growth promises.

India's economic growth hits six-year low

AJ Impact

India's Modi calls highway construction 'financially unviable'

The prime minister's office wants India's national highways authority to become a road-asset-management company.

India's Modi calls highway construction 'financially unviable'

AJ Impact

India central bank unveils $24bn windfall for government

The measure aims to boost India's slowing growth rate but raises concerns about the central bank's independence.

India central bank unveils $24bn windfall for government