India has usually adopted a “non-aligned” foreign policy, but since Prime Minister Modi came to power in 2014, New Delhi has shown more assertiveness in international relations, particularly in its dealing with Pakistan.
A pet pooch was detained for flouting India’s election rules over parading slogans supporting Modi outside polling stations.
With the Indian elections kicking off on April 11, all eyes are on the results scheduled for May 23. There is little doubt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will emerge as the largest party in parliament.
Modi is rallying his nationalist base ahead of the world’s biggest election.
India announced Wednesday the successful test of an anti-satellite missile. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a televised address that “our scientists have hit a live satellite 300 kilometers away in low-Earth orbit”, and said the country has become the fourth country to acquire such an ability after the US, Russia and China, and “registered its name as a space power”.
India shot down one of its own satellites in low-Earth orbit with a ground-to-space missile on Wednesday.
India’s frenetic cities, historical monuments, tasty food, and beautiful scenery may be among the biggest attractions for foreign tourists.
India will hold a general election in seven stages starting April 11, the election commission said on Sunday.
India and China are projecting their latest soft-power diplomacy as an enduring, not exploratory, exercise. Though challenges remain, this certainly augurs well for bilateral ties between two Asian superpowers.
Indian Culture Ministry to auction prestigious gifts to raise money for Clean Ganga.
The bill reserves 10% of government jobs for people outside high income brackets.
The 2018 G20 Summit in Buenos Aires offered Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi another international occasion to bolster his political standing at home.
Over the last year or so, relations between China and India have witnessed significant progress.
India slashes the sales tax rate on over 20 items.
India will give financial assistance of $1.4 billion to the Maldives.
Prime Minister of Bhutan has confirmed his visit to New Delhi, India on Dec. 27 at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister.
Modi is staring at election losses in big heartland states, polls show.
Hindu monks linked to Modi’s Hindu nationalist party protest for building a temple.
An Indian businessman gifted 600 cars as a festival bonus to his employees.
Japan hopes to clinch a military logistics pact with India to access to each other’s bases.
Indian PM wins Champions of the Earth Award, the UN highest environmental honour.
Indian PM Narendra Modi launches the world’s biggest healthcare program.
Modi and Afghan President reviewe progress of their multi-faceted strategic partnership.
China and India have pledged to further strengthen ties between the two countries.
India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022.
India’s main opposition names its chief Rahul Gandhi as the prime ministerial candidate.
India’s opposition leader launches an attack on Modi after a poll found the country as the most dangerous for women.
Modi hopes a cricket match between India and Afghanistan would strengthen ties.
The speech of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at the Shangri-la Dialogue in Singapore over the weekend, sidestepped difficult questions about New Delhi’s involvement in minilateral forums, such as the Quad, perceived by Beijing and by critics elsewhere as anti-Chinese.
A minister in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Cabinet has told national carrier Air India to complete an inquiry into a sexual harassment complaint made by a flight attendant by this month.