World Feb 20

Punjab Assembly Election 2022
Farmer anger will test Modi as India’s ‘grain bowl’ votes

The polls will indicate whether riding the crest of the yearlong protests that forced Modi to make a rare retreat and repel the farm laws could be enough to prevent his party from making inroads in a state considered the “grain bowl”…

World Nov 19

Farmers celebrate after Indian PM Modi announced that he will repeal the controversial farm laws, near Delhi-UP border
Bowing to protests, India’s Modi agrees to repeal farm laws

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's surprise decision, in a televised national address, came ahead of elections early next year in key states that are significant agricultural producers and where his Bharatiya Janata Party is eager to shore up its support.

World Oct 25

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speak on stage during a town hall at Facebook's headq...
Facebook has struggled to curb divisive content in India

Internal company documents on India highlight Facebook's constant struggles in quashing abusive content on its platforms in the world's biggest democracy. Communal and religious tensions in India have a history of boiling over on social media and stoking violence.