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Agence France-Presse . New Delhi

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    India cancels rare UN meeting Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 06:54pm on September 21, 2018

    India cancelled on Friday a rare meeting between its foreign minister and her Pakistani counterpart scheduled to have taken place on the sidelines of the...

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    India outlaws Islamic instant divorce

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:41am on September 20, 2018

    The Indian government Wednesday issued an executive order making the Islamic practice of ‘instant divorce’ a criminal offence punishable by up to three years in...

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    Maldives president took gifts from island developers: report

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:40am on September 19, 2018

    The president of the Maldives appeared to accept lavish gifts from a billionaire developer who was later leased two islands in the paradise archipelago without...

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    Bhutan’s ruling party defeated in first round of polls

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 17, 2018

    Bhutan’s prime minister conceded defeat Sunday, after the ruling party was knocked out in the first round of the small Himalayan nation’s third-ever election....

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    Shastri under fire after England series defeat

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 14, 2018

    India coach Ravi Shastri has come under fire for his side’s humiliating 4-1 Test series loss to England -- a second consecutive away defeat for...

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    50 dead as bus plunges into Indian valley

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 05:09pm on September 11, 2018

    Fifty people died when a bus carrying Hindu pilgrims plunged into a valley in southern India on Tuesday, one of the deadliest accidents on the...

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    Landmark India ruling ends gay sex ban

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:32am on September 07, 2018

    India’s Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a ban on gay sex after a decades-old campaign against a colonial-era law used to hold back homosexual...

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    India's Supreme Court ends colonial-era ban on gay sex

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:46pm on September 06, 2018

    India's Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a colonial-era ban on gay sex that has been at the centre of years of legal battles. ‘The...

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    Indian media bemoan 'spineless' cricketers

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 04:57pm on September 03, 2018

    Decrying a ‘meek surrender’ and ‘heartbreak’ defeat, Indian newspapers said on Monday that Virat Kohli's world number one Test side had only themselves to blame...

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    India rest Kohli for Asia Cup

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 02, 2018

    India’s selectors Saturday rested prolific skipper Virat Kohli for the upcoming Asia Cup one-day cricket tournament in the UAE where arch-rivals Pakistan are also competing....

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