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?

AJ Impact

India set to slap retaliatory tariffs on US goods: Reuters

The move would follow Trump's decision to revoke key trading privileges for New Dehli.

India set to slap retaliatory tariffs on US goods: Reuters

Asia

India's Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church

The Indian leader visits church bombed during Easter on his first trip to neighbouring Sri Lanka since his re-election.

India

India: 4 killed as political violence erupts in West Bengal state

At least 18 others were wounded after clashes broke out over the hoisting of BJP flags and the putting up of posters.

India: 4 killed as political violence erupts in West Bengal state

AJ Impact

India's economy is slowing, ramping up pressure on Modi

Slowing economic growth and high employment underscore challenges faced by Modi as he starts his second term.

India's economy is slowing, ramping up pressure on Modi

India

India's PM Modi makes major cabinet changes for second term

Narendra Modi names BJP president Amit Shah for the powerful home ministry while Nirmala Sitharaman gets finance.

India's PM Modi makes major cabinet changes for second term

India elections 2019

India's Modi sworn in for second term as prime minister

Thousands attend as Bharatiya Janata Party leader assumes office in New Delhi ceremony after landslide election win.

India's Modi sworn in for second term as prime minister

Opinion

The Indian elite and the erosion of democracy

Instead of lamenting BJP's electoral win, the Indian elite should examine its own role in undermining Indian democracy.

Pragya Tiwari

by Pragya Tiwari

Pragya Tiwari

AJ Impact

Modi 2.0: Can India's re-elected PM deliver on the economy?

The prime minister will have to boost spending in his second term even as the government's finances worsen.

Modi 2.0: Can India's re-elected PM deliver on the economy?

India elections 2019

Pakistan's Imran Khan congratulates Narendra Modi

India-Pakistan tensions over Kashmir flared in February, which helped Modi push a national security agenda in polls.

India elections 2019: All the latest updates

Opinion

Should we fear for India's democracy?

There are at least three reasons to worry about the future of the country.

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

by Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

India elections 2019

India votes Modi back with landmark mandate

Hindu nationalist BJP storms back to power with thumping majority, winning more than 302 of the 543 parliamentary seats.

Pakistan

Khan to Modi: 'Let's talk about peace, prosperity'

Modi's campaign included promises to 'punish' Pakistan for allegedly supporting the armed revolt in Kashmir.

 Pakistan PM Khan seeks peace talks after Modi's election win

India elections 2019

What you need to know about India's BJP

Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party sweeps general elections as it gets a mandate to pursue pro-Hindu policies.

What you need to know about India's BJP