India

Discontent brews in India over Modi's rule

People in India's political heartland say they have been let down by Modi's government despite high economic growth.

Discontent brews in India over Modi rule ahead of 2019 elections

Asia

Access to Chinese ports a 'huge deal' for Nepal

Nepal granted access to Chinese ports in a move that will end New Delhi's monopoly over Kathmandu's trade routes.

Nepal gets access to China ports, analysts say it's a 'huge deal'

In the Field

Voices From Assam: India's Four Million Unwanted

Al Jazeera travels to Assam to speak to those facing an uncertain future and challenge the NRC on its citizenship list.

Space

India plans to launch first manned space mission by 2022

In a speech marking Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi says 'India will unfurl the tricolor in space' soon.

India plans to launch first manned space mission by 2022

Middle East

India's economy could feel effect of US sanctions on Iran

The two counties' ties are strategic as well as economic.

India

Interpol seeks arrest of Indian billionaire jeweller

Third-generation diamond trader, Nirav Modi, is allegedly involved in a multibillion-dollar banking scam.

Interpol seeks arrest of Indian billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi

India

Indian rupee hits record low amid inflation

Currency weakened past 69 rupees to the dollar, making it one of the worst performers in Asia for the first time.

Indian rupee hits record low amid inflation

India

Indian PM Modi's BJP suffers setback in by-election

Ruling BJP party loses simple majority in the lower house of the Indian parliament as counting still under way.

Narendra Modi's BJP party suffers setback in by-election

Reporter's Notebook

Will Modi's popularity hold out for next year's vote?

Narendra Modi's combative tone has won him legions of admirers but a unifying opposition is confident the prime minister is on his way out.

Will Modi's popularity hold out for next year's India elections?

Opinion

How BJP's ascendancy stumbled in India's south

BJP's recent electoral upset in the Indian state of Karnataka could be the beginning of a Congress comeback.

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

by Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

Asia

Modi meets Putin as India reaffirms faith in old ally

Indian PM traveled to Sochi to hold talks with Russia's Putin, with geopolitical issues on the agenda of summit.

Modi meets Putin as India walks US-Russia tightrope

Kashmir

In Kashmir, India PM Modi says 'development is the solution'

Kashmiris react with disbelief to Modi's speech, saying India is failing to solve the region's serious political issue.

Asia

India's BJP leads in southern state

BJP is leading in elections in Karnataka but fails to cross the halfway mark required to form a government.

In boost to Modi, India's BJP leads in Karnataka

Asia

Modi uses soft power to mend ties with Nepal

Indian prime minister highlights religious and cultural linkages between the two neighbours during his two-day trip.

India's Modi uses cultural ties to mend ties with Nepal

Asia

India's Modi slammed for false claims as key vote nears

Prime minister faces accusations of distorting history during campaign speeches in Karnataka state.

India's Modi slammed for false claims as key vote nears