Top south Indian politician freed on bail

New Delhi  - A powerful south Indian film-star turned-politician, jailed last month for corruption, was freed on bail Saturday and drew a jubilant reception from supporters. Hundreds of loyal fans lined up to cheer 66-year-old Jayalalithaa [...]

Indian property giant DLF appeals trading ban

New Delhi – India’s biggest property developer DLF, barred for three years from raising money on financial markets over allegations it sought to defraud investors, said on Saturday it was appealing the ruling. DLF said it had filed [...]

India top court grants popular jailed politician bail

New Delhi – India’s top court granted bail Friday to a powerful south Indian film star-turned-politician jailed last month for corruption, a ruling that sparked jubilation in her home state. Jayalalithaa Jayaram, 66, an ex-film [...]

India signs up with FIFA’s anti-corruption watchdog

New Delhi  - India’s football chiefs have inked a deal with FIFA to ensure the Indian Super League and other domestic competitions are corruption free, the world governing body said. Early Warning System (EWS), a FIFA subsidiary, and [...]

India’s Modi unveils reforms to boost manufacturing

New Delhi – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday unveiled a string of labour reforms, seeking to fulfil a pledge to boost the country’s manufacturing sector. Modi, whose right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party swept to power [...]

India’s top court summons police over missing children

New Delhi  - India’s top court on Thursday summoned the police chiefs of two states to justify their record on tracking down missing children, acting on a petition from new Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi’s child rights [...]

Low-caste Indian boy burnt to death over straying goat

Patna (India) – A low-caste teenage boy was burnt to death in eastern India for letting his goat stray into paddy fields belonging to a high-caste farmer, police said Thursday. Police arrested the farmer thought responsible for the attack [...]

Beijing expresses concern over India’s planned border highway

New Delhi – India plans to build a highway along its remote, disputed border with China in the country’s northeast, an official said Wednesday, prompting concern from Beijing. China defeated India in a brief but bloody war in 1962 [...]

India orders bigger anti-smoking warnings on packs

New Delhi – India’s government Wednesday  announced plans for bigger health warnings on cigarette packets as part of its war against smoking, saying they must in future cover at least 85 percent of the pack. Tobacco use accounts [...]

Indians vote in state polls seen as test for Modi

Mumbai – Tens of millions voted in Indian state elections Wednesday in the first major test of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity since he stormed to power in May on a pledge to reform the economy. Five months after Modi’s [...]

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