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India, China reach pact to ‘disengage’ from border in Ladakh

India said Thursday it had reached an agreement with China for both to pull back from part of their contested Himalayan border, in the biggest push...

Provincial government to pay for Pakistan Hindu temple destroyed by mob

A Hindu temple in Pakistan destroyed by a Muslim mob this week will be rebuilt using provincial government funds, its information minister said Friday. Around...

Indian state bans Islamic schools, drawing criticism

An Indian state ruled by prime minister Narendra Modi’s BJP party on Wednesday (30) passed a law abolishing all Islamic schools, saying they provided sub-standard...

India’s ruling party pushes budget relief for middle class, business in wake of virus

INDIA’s ruling party has urged the government to put more money in the pockets of middle-income families in the next budget and cut the...

Prominent British Asians recognised in New Year’s Honours List

A LEADING musician, community leaders, campaigners and choreographers are among Asians honoured in the Queen’s New Year Honours List, announced this evening (30). This year’s...

Narendra Modi makes fresh appeal to farmers protesting over new laws

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on Friday (25) offered to hold fresh talks to end a stalemate over new agricultural reforms, in his latest...

Indian priest and nun convicted of convent killing after three decades

An Indian court on Tuesday (22) convicted a priest and a nun for the axe murder of another convent sister 30 years ago because...

Long waits, confusion at Indian airports as the country tries to stop the spread...

PASSENGERS flying into India’s biggest airports on Wednesday(23) complained of long waits and confusion as authorities sought to impose rules to try to stop...

India temporarily suspends all flights from Britain

INDIA said on Monday (21) it was joining other countries in temporarily suspending all flights from Britain after the emergence of a new and...

Modi visits Sikh temple as the community leads farm protests in India

INDIAN prime minister Narendra Modi made an unscheduled visit to a Sikh temple in New Delhi on Sunday(20), kneeling down in respect and having...