World Dec 2123 dead as protests grow against India citizenship law
Nine people died Saturday during clashes between demonstrators and police in northern India, raising the nationwide death toll in protests against a new citizenship law to 23, police said.
World Dec 17Student protesters clash with police over India’s citizenship law
Police responded with rubber bullets and tear gas. Videos showed officers running after unarmed protesters and beating them with wooden sticks.
World Dec 16Across India, opposition builds against citizenship law
The new law giving citizenship to non-Muslims who entered India illegally to flee religious persecution in several neighboring countries.
World Dec 09At least 43 people die after fire in illegal factory in India
Tens of thousands of such spaces have been closed in a drive spurred by a decades-old court case, but a Delhi Municipal Corporation census counted more than 30,000 illegal factories last year.
World Dec 08Devastating factory fire kills at least 43 in Indian capital
A fire believed to be caused by an electrical short circuit engulfed a building in India’s capital on Sunday where handbags and other items were made by workers earning as little as 2 dollars per day, killing at least 43…
World Nov 09Indian court rules in favor of Hindu temple on disputed land
India’s Supreme Court on Saturday ruled in favor of a Hindu temple on a disputed religious ground in the country’s north and ordered that alternative land be given to Muslims to build a mosque — a verdict in a highly…
World Nov 04India experiences worst air pollution in 3 years
Authorities restricted many private vehicles from taking to the roads of India's capital on Monday amid the public health crisis.
World Sep 07India loses touch with lander on its final approach to moon
India's space agency said it lost touch with its Vikram lunar lander on Saturday as it made its final approach to the moon's south pole to deploy a rover to search for signs of water.
World Aug 31Citizenship list in Indian state leaves out almost 2 million
A total of 31.1 million people were included on the list, leaving out 1.9 million, according to a statement from the Assam government.
Politics Aug 10India to bring supplies to Kashmir; Pakistan to go to UN
Authorities enforcing a strict curfew in Indian-administered Kashmir will bring in trucks of essential supplies for an Islamic festival next week, as the divided Himalayan region remained in a lockdown Saturday following India’s decision to strip it of its constitutional…