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A year of Narendra Modi: What has he achieved?

By Fri, May 22, 2015 2:47PM UTC 0 Comment

Narendra Modi has completed one year in office and traveled to more locations around the world than most Indians would in a lifetime. A robust foreign policy no doubt is a big plus of his tenure so far. Does India need a foreign minister with Modi at the helm, is one question....

Indian physician says he’d rather his child become a pole dancer than a doctor

By Tue, May 19, 2015 4:24PM UTC 0 Comment

A blog post by an Indian anaesthiologist who is so fed up with the medical profession in his country that he would prefer his child to become a pole dancer than a doctor has gone viral....

India rape nurse dies after 42 years in coma

By Mon, May 18, 2015 4:25PM UTC 0 Comment

Indian nurse Aruna Shanbaug has died after spending 42 years in a coma since she fell victim to a violent sexual assault while working in a Mumbai hospital in 1973....

India’s Modi says progress made with China on thorny issues

By Fri, May 15, 2015 3:27PM UTC 0 Comment

BEIJING (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Nerendra Modi says two days of talks with top Chinese leaders have yielded progress on thorny issues ranging from a yawning trade imbalance to their ongoing border dispute....

India: Jayaram Jayalalitha cleared of corruption charges

By Mon, May 11, 2015 6:33PM UTC 0 Comment

NEW DELHI (AP) — An appeals court in southern India has acquitted powerful regional politician Jayaram Jayalalitha of corruption charges, clearing the way for her to return to public office....