Cricket

India cricket board seeks government nod to host IPL in UAE

BCCI says it is seeking permission to stage this year's Indian Premier League in the Gulf state due to COVID-19 crisis.

India cricket board seeks government nod to host IPL in UAE

Migrants

A million Indians in fear as Kuwait looks to cap migrant numbers

The largest expat group in the Gulf nation uncertain of their future as proposed law could force about 800,000 to leave.

A million Indians in fear as Kuwait looks to cap migrant numbers

AJ Impact

US tech stock bonanza draws in mom-and-pop traders from India

Amateur investors gravitate towards the stock market during pandemic lockdowns, driving a surge in new trading accounts.

US tech stock bonanza draws in mom-and-pop traders from India

Asia

Heavy rains damage 200-year-old mosque in Indian capital

Central dome of Mubarak Begum mosque, built in 1823, comes crashing down as heavy showers pound New Delhi.

Heavy rains damage 200-year-old mosque in Indian capital

Bollywood

Coronavirus: Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in hospital

im体育官网Indian star, daughter moved to Mumbai hospital where father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan and husband Abhishek are admitted.

Coronavirus: Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in hospital

India

Outrage after jailed Indian poet Rao contracts coronavirus

im体育官网Renowned poet, critic and political activist was arrested in 2018 for alleged links to Maoist fighters.

Outrage after jailed Indian poet Rao contracts coronavirus

India

Minority body faults police role in anti-Muslim riots in Delhi

Delhi Minority Commission report accuses police of inaction in cases related to the worst violence in decades.

Minority body faults police role in anti-Muslim riots in Delhi

India

Monsoon floods, landslides ravage South Asia, at least 221 dead

More than one million people have been marooned in Nepal, Bangladesh and India as overflowing rivers wreak havoc.

Monsoon floods, landslides ravage South Asia, at least 221 dead

India

Outrage in India after Dalit couple thrashed, crops bulldozed

im体育官网A lower-caste Dalit couple in Madhya Pradesh state attempted suicide after police beat them and destroyed their crops.

Outrage in India after Dalit couple thrashed, crops bulldozed

Coronavirus pandemic

India coronavirus infections top one million

India saw record cases on Friday, as Red Cross warned the virus was spreading at 'an alarming rate' across South Asia.

India coronavirus infections top one million

Pakistan

India: Pakistan broke agreement on 'unimpeded' access to 'spy'

India said its diplomats protested, left a meeting with Indian 'spy' sentenced to death on charges of spying.

India: Pakistan broke agreement on 'unimpeded' access to 'spy'

Kashmir

India to allow Hindu pilgrims to Kashmir despite coronavirus risk

Analysts say resumption of annual Hindu pilgrimage shows government's 'double standard' as other gatherings prohibited.

India to allow Hindu pilgrims to Kashmir despite coronavirus risk

Asia

Iran denies 'dropping' India from key railway project

The Chabahar-Zahedan rail line will eventually stretch to Zaranj in Afghanistan, enabling hassle-free trade.

Iran denies 'dropping' India from key railway project

Asia

Gov't criticised for making cuts to India's school curriculum

Why some are questioning the government's decision to remove contentious subjects from the syllabus.

Asia

China says progress made in latest border talks with India

im体育官网Top commanders from the two sides held their fourth round of talks on Tuesday, a month after deadly border clash.

China says progress made in latest border talks with India