Smartphones mean big business in India
India’s booming mobile communications industry could soon rival China's as big brands move into the country.
India: Citizens' list update sparks fear in Assam state
About 4 million out of 30 million people in the Indian state of Assam have been left off a draft list of citizens, sparking anxiety over their fate. Advocates of the update of the National Register of Citizens say it is needed to identify illegal immigrants.
India bows to U.S. on Iranian oil
India has bowed to U.S. pressure and will not buy any Iranian oil in November when President Trump's new sanctions come into effect.
Two militants killed in ongoing encounter in Indian Kashmir
At least two militants were killed in an ongoing encounter between security forces and militants in Anantnag region of Indian Kashmir on Friday (August 24).
More rains likely in India's Kerala as flood death toll jumps
It's now estimated that more than 300 people have died since the rains began three months ago.
The fight to decriminalize homosexuality in India
India’s top court is reviewing a colonial-era law which outlaws homosexuality. Gay rights activist Arif Jafar is among those spearheading the campaign to have the legislation scrapped. His advocacy has come at a huge personal cost.
Dilapidated 180-year old palace in central India razed down
A portion of the dilapidated 180-year-old Shaukat Mahal, once the palace of the Nawab of Bhopal, in central India was demolished by the municipal corporation on Wednesday (July 18).
Boeing signs $14.4B in jet deals
Boeing got a jump on next month's annual Aviation Trade Expo in the U.K. after inking two deals worth a combined $14.4B. The bulk of the aircraft will be delivered to Jet Airways in India.