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India ends decades-old subsidy for hajj pilgrims

India’s Hindu nationalist government is ending a decades-long policy of offering discounted airfares to Muslims embarking on the hajj pilgrimage, it

India acquits ex-telco minister of corruption


India’s former telecoms minister was cleared Thursday of his alleged role in a multi-billion dollar fraud that ballooned into one

Indian police ambush Maoist rebels, killing eight


At least eight suspected Maoist rebels were killed in a gunfight with police who ambushed their hideout in southern India

Moody’s raises India rating, citing reforms

Moody’s on Friday upgraded India’s credit rating for the first time in more than a decade, citing economic reforms introduced under

India central bank holds rates, cuts growth outlook amid slowdown

India’s central bank held interest rates at a seven-year-low on Wednesday as it downgraded growth forecasts for Asia’s third largest economy

Dalit man is ‘beaten to death’ by higher caste Hindus who said he had ‘no right’ to watch a garba performance to mark festival of Navratri

A young Dalit man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of higher-caste men for watching a traditional

Suffocated, crushed: 22 killed in Mumbai bridge stampede

A stampede on an overcrowded Mumbai railway bridge lashed by a monsoon storm killed at least 22 people Friday and raised

UN envoy Lilly Singh calls on India to show comic tolerance

NEW DELHI, India | AFP – Comic and UN ambassador Lilly Singh has called on the Indian government to be more tolerant of

IACCGH Facilitates ‘Vibrant Gujarat’ Roadshow in Houston

King & Spalding, USIBC, FICCI join to promote

HOUSTON – The 2015 Vibrant Gujarat Summit saw CEOs from India and abroad pledging a

‘India is much safer now’: Rijiju assures India’s youth

‘Government is focusing on development’

India is much safer than it used to be,” said Minister of State (MoS) for Home