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Indian Supreme Court says it will consider after 3 months BJP leader’s plea for...

The Supreme Court of India on Thursday said it will consider after three months the plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking a direction...

Indian Coast Guard eyes 200 ships, 100 aircraft inventory by 2025

The Indian Coast Guard has planned to acquire 16 advanced light helicopters apart from 50 vessels to its fleet as part of its vision...

Dinesh Gunawardena holds talks with Indian foreign minister

Sri Lanka's foreign minister Dinesh Gunawardena on Thursday held comprehensive talks with his Indian counterpart S Jaishankar, exploring ways to further deepen bilateral ties in a range...

Dual citizenship for Tamil refugees is possible: Tamil Nadu govt

The Indian state of Tamil Nadu's government on Wednesday told the Assembly that dual citizenship to Sri Lankan Tamil refugees was "possible" and wanted...

Missing from India’s citizenship law: 100,000 Sri Lankan refugees

Nearly 100,000 Sri Lankan refugees living in India are not eligible for citizenship under a new law, sparking concerns they may be forced to return to...

India’s birthday boy Modi gets another biopic

Bollywood producers said on Tuesday (17) India's media-savvy prime minister Narendra Modi is to be the subject of what looks set to be another...

Former finance minister Arun Jaitley dies at 66

Former union minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley, 66, passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on...

India’s Modi bears all, sniffs dung with Grylls

Prime minister Narendra Modi hit Indian television screens like never before on Monday, talking about his life and the environment -- and smelling elephant...

Protests in UK over Kashmir as British MPs urge Boris Johnson to take a...

British Kashmiri groups staged protests in the UK against the Indian government's decision to withdraw the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, even as...

Death toll from India floods rises to 95

THE death toll from floods in India's states of Karnataka, Kerala, and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday (10), as heavy...