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Ban Lifted On ‘Jallikattu’ Events To End Mass Protests In Tamil Nadu

Ban Lifted On ‘Jallikattu’ Events To End Mass Protests In Tamil Nadu

Lawmakers in Tamil Nadu passed an emergency order on Monday allowing “jallikattu” festivals to resume after a court ban on the traditional events led to mass protests. Hours before the…

Can’t promote ‘Make in India’ abroad & peddle ‘Hate in India’ at home: Tharoor

Can’t promote ‘Make in India’ abroad & peddle ‘Hate in India’ at home: Tharoor

Kolkata, Jan 22 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has infused a lot of “personal energy” into his diplomacy, but it’s difficult to push the Make in India initiative abroad while promoting…

Modi Congratulates Trump, Says Looking Forward To Working With Him

Modi Congratulates Trump, Says Looking Forward To Working With Him

NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Jan. 20 congratulated Donald Trump on his becoming the president and said he looked forward to working with him to further deepen India-U.S.…

Death Of A Cashless Woman In India

Death Of A Cashless Woman In India

Razia Begum’s house lies just beyond the main graveyard in Aligarh’s old city. The sun’s rays barely reach the narrow, brick-lined lane. Open sewage drains flow past her house. The…

Punjab Polls: No Cake-walk For Badals This Time

Punjab Polls: No Cake-walk For Badals This Time

CHANDIGARH With the Punjab assembly polls turning into a three-horse race for the first time, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son and deputy, Sukhbir Singh Badal, face the…

Protesters In Tamil Nadu Urge Modi To Allow Ancient Bull-taming Rite of ‘Jallikattu’

Protesters In Tamil Nadu Urge Modi To Allow Ancient Bull-taming Rite of ‘Jallikattu’

NEW DELHI Protests by thousands of people demanding the resumption of a traditional bull-taming festival have disrupted daily life across the state of Tamil Nadu, forcing its leader to urge…

India’s Modi, Taking Shots at China, Says No Talks With Pakistan

India’s Modi, Taking Shots at China, Says No Talks With Pakistan

India will not hold talks with Pakistan as long as New Delhi’s nuclear-armed neighbor continues to support terrorism in South Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a foreign policy…

Indian Election Commission Backs Son in Family Dispute Over Party

Indian Election Commission Backs Son in Family Dispute Over Party

NEW DELHI India’s election commission on Monday backed the leader of the country’s biggest state in his battle with his father for control of their party, a feud Prime Minister…