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Aug 22, 2014

India blocks film on Indira Gandhi assassination

NEW DELHI (AP) — India has blocked the release of a film on the assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, saying it glorifies her killers and could trigger violent protests, offici... #India #New Delhi #Indira Gandhi

Aug 21, 2014

Army called in after deadly India violence

Army troops have enforced a curfew in border districts of India's northeastern Assam state following violence that has left dozen dead and more than 10,000 people displaced. Shops and businesses were closed in Golaghat town, where three people were k... #India #New Delhi #Narendra Modi #Assam #Nagaland

Aug 12, 2014

India's PM visits disputed Kashmir zone

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has travelled to the disputed area of Kashmir, where he will become the first high-ranking political leader in 15 years to visit the Siachen glacier - dubbed the world's highest battlefield. The visit on Tuesday c... #India #New Delhi #Pakistan #Islamabad #Narendra Modi #Leh, Ladakh

Aug 05, 2014

Anger brews in Kashmir over lake pilgrimage

Srinagar, India-administered Kashmir - Perched at 3,600m above sea level in the snow-capped mountains of southern Kashmir, the Kounsar Nag glacial lake has long drawn tourists from around the world. But for weeks, its azure waters have been a source ... #India #New Delhi #Pakistan #Kashmir, India

Aug 05, 2014

Indian teenager cuts man's penis off after he attempts to rape her

An Indian teenager took a knife to a so-called tantric who allegedly tried to rape her for a second time and cut off his penis. The man, who is also the girl’s uncle, is currently being hunted by detectives who praised what they described as the youn... #India #New Delhi

Aug 03, 2014

'People just like to stir things up' – Nevin defends Barnes over anthem controversy

John Joe Nevin has said that he is “sick” of the controversy surrounding Paddy Barnes’ Commonwealth Games medal ceremony and suggested the Belfast boxer didn't mean to cause any offence. Barnes was caught on television cameras mouthing "that's not my... #Belfast #India #New Delhi #Glasgow

Aug 02, 2014

Can India's Modi break the ice with Nepal?

Kathmandu, Nepal - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Nepal on Sunday as New Delhi seeks to boost ties with its northern neighbour whose politicians have responded enthusiastically to the two-day trip. After getting a red-carpet welcome i... #India #New Delhi #South Asia #Nepal #Bhutan #Kathmandu #King Gyanendra #Narendra Modi

Aug 02, 2014

Barnes quells anthem controversy

Paddy Barnes shrugged off an anthem controversy after claiming Commonwealth Games boxing gold with victory over India's Devendro Laishram at the Hydro in Glasgow. Barnes was caught on television cameras mouthing "that's not my anthem" to his vanquish... #China #India #New Delhi #Northern Ireland #Glasgow

Jul 27, 2014

India's 'balancing act' on Gaza crisis

India's opposition parties walked out of the upper house of parliament last week after the government refused to pass a resolution condemning Israel for its invasion of the Gaza Strip. The government, led by nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), ... #Israel #India #New Delhi #Palestine #Bharatiya Janata Party #Sushma Swaraj #Gaza Strip #Indian National Congress