India’s economic success: Model for developing countries
Sir: India with a population of 1.25 billion people, the second largest in the world, after China and over six times the population of Nigeria is a success story, which is very fascinating and worthy of emulation. India has been able to develop practical and effective methods to run its economy, feed its large population…
India, France security accord has China in mind
China's mighty strategic shadow hangs over an accord signed by India and France on Saturday aimed at stepping up military cooperation in the Indian Ocean. Under the deal signed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Emmanuel Macron, each country will open its naval bases to warships from the other. China's territorial ambitions in the…
Netanyahu says Saudi to open airspace to India-Israel flights
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Saudi Arabia has agreed to allow Air India to use its airspace in flights to and from Israel in what could indicate a warming of ties.
Modi's BJP leads in India's northeast regional elections
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party on Saturday recorded a spectacular victory in Tripura state and a strong showing elsewhere in the country's northeast region ahead of the national election in 2019.
Indian surgeons remove 'heaviest recorded' brain tumour
Indian surgeons who removed a massive brain tumour in a marathon seven-hour procedure said Thursday it could be the heaviest ever recorded.
Indian state bans students from wearing shoes, socks during exams
India’s eastern state of Bihar has banned students appearing for this year’s Class “X” board examinations from wearing shoes and socks, to curb cheating.
Gunmen kill officer, free militant in Kashmir hospital raid
Two gunmen opened fire Tuesday in a hospital in India-administered Kashmir where a Pakistani militant was brought for treatment, an official said, escaping with the high-profile prisoner and killing a police officer in the daring assault.
Police arrest man for raping 8-month-old girl in Indian capital
Police in the Indian capital on Tuesday arrested a 28-year-old man on charges of raping his eight-month-old female cousin.