| Jan 16, 2013
| 7:30 AM
In my teens and early 20s I lived in Chennai, India, where despicable and lewd male behaviors were lumped together under the umbrella term "Eve teasing" ("Defendants' lawyers in the spotlight in Indian rape case," Jan. 13). I remember walking down a...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:18 AM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India paid a second instalment of $550 million in oil dues to Iran on Tuesday under an interim deal that has allowed Tehran access to $4.2 billion in blocked funds globally, two industry sources said.
Asian buyers such as Japan...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:55 AM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Britain's foreign secretary lobbied India on Tuesday to buy Eurofighter military aircraft, suggesting that London has not yet abandoned hope of ousting France's Rafale from a multi-billion-dollar combat jet order.
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:13 AM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has asked a United Nations military observer group on Kashmir to vacate a government-provided bungalow in New Delhi, in a toughening stance against a mission that Indians have long opposed.
New Delhi considers the whole of...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:41 AM
| May 29, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Two teenage girls in India were gang-raped, killed and found hanging from a tree, and officials said Thursday that at least two of the suspects are police officers.
The bodies of the girls, ages 14 and 15, were found early Wednesday near their home in...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:00 PM
The outcome of India's national election — a resounding triumph for the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party — has put the United States in an awkward position.
The BJP's Narendra Modi will soon be India's prime minister. In 2005, Washington...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:14 AM
| Apr 7, 2014
| 7:28 AM
NEW DELHI — Balloting began Monday in the world’s largest election, as Indian voters frustrated by an economic slowdown and political mismanagement were expected to drum the ruling Indian National Congress out of power.
Six weeks of...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 9:00 AM
KURUKSHETRA, India — Sakit Poswal, an engineering graduate and aspiring actor, never gave much thought to politics until last fall, when a new party burst into the spotlight promising total transparency and handing out white caps stamped with the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 11:38 AM
NEW DELHI -- The wife of a prominent Indian politician was found dead of an apparent suicide in her hotel room Friday night after engaging in a Twitter feud with a Pakistani journalist she accused of having an affair with her husband.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:38 PM
NEW DELHI – The populist, controversial new leader of India’s capital city on Tuesday called off a two-day sit-in that had snarled traffic, created headaches and raised questions about his upstart party’s national aspirations.