Kamala Harris's Indian uncle sorry for 'poor fellow' Pence after debate
Back in India at a time when he's normally in his pyjamas sipping coffee, Kamala Harris's proud uncle was glued to a recording of her debate with Mike Pence -- and felt a bit sorry for the US vice president. Harris, 55, was the first black attorney general of California, the first woman to hold the post, and the first South Asian American senator ever. She and Democratic party presidential-hopeful Joe Biden face off with US President Donald Trump and Mike Pence during the 3 November 2020 US elections.
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Indian mechanic invents 'social distancing' motorbike
An Indian school drop-out has built a motorbike with a one-metre gap between the rider and the passenger to drive home the importance of social distancing in the coronavirus pandemic.
India's Modi refuses to budge on citizenship law despite mass protests
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has refused to give in to the demands of tens of thousands of protesters opposing a controversial citizenship law. The country's top court refused to stall the law's implementation.
Indian Billionaire Mukesh Ambani bails brother out of jail trouble
Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani has helped his younger brother avert a stint in jail, stepping in to make an $80 million payment for his sibling Anil whose telecom-to-infrastructure empire is struggling under the weight of debt.
Indian feminist poet Meena Kandasamy on resisting patriarchy and the caste system
Indian feminist poet Meena Kandasamy on resisting patriarchy and the caste system.
Indian scientists slam ancient Hindu 'stem cell' claim
Indian conference organizers have distanced themselves from unorthodox claims made by some prominent academics. Among the claims: ancient Indians invented stem cell technology, and Einstein and Newton were misguided.
Indian state battles 'rat fever' outbreak after worst floods in a century
The southern Indian state of Kerala is battling an outbreak of a bacterial disease that authorities suspect has killed dozens of people since mid-August following the worst flooding in a century.