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August 2, 2022, 10:46 AM

India announces a $100 million credit line to the Maldives

India has announced a $100 million line of credit to the Maldives to support development projects
August 2, 2022, 10:46 AM
India announces a $100 million credit line to the Maldives
July 28, 2022, 3:33 PM

Lightning kills nearly 50 this week in India's Uttar Pradesh

Seven people, mostly farmers, have been killed by lightning in a village in India’s northern Uttar Pradesh state
July 28, 2022, 3:33 PM
Lightning kills nearly 50 this week in India's Uttar Pradesh
July 26, 2022, 9:02 AM

28 people dead, 60 sick in India from drinking spiked liquor

Officials say at least 28 people have died and another 60 have fallen sick from drinking spiked liquor in western India
July 26, 2022, 9:02 AM
28 people dead, 60 sick in India from drinking spiked liquor
July 20, 2022, 12:12 PM

India's top court orders release of jailed Muslim journalist

India’s top court has granted bail to a Muslim journalist more than three weeks after he was detained for allegedly hurting religious sentiments through his tweets
July 20, 2022, 12:12 PM
India's top court orders release of jailed Muslim journalist
July 18, 2022, 1:59 PM

Ethnic minority woman likely to be voted Indian president

Lawmakers are voting for India’s next president in an election expected to be won by a woman from India’s ruling party who hails from a minority ethnic community
July 18, 2022, 1:59 PM
Indian lawmakers vote for president, likely a tribal woman
1 month ago

Rescuers recover 26 dead from mudslide in India's northeast

Fresh rain and falling boulders are hampering rescuers who have pulled out 26 bodies from the debris of a mudslide that wiped out a railroad construction site in India’s northeast
1 month ago
Rescuers recover 26 dead from mudslide in India's northeast
2 months ago

8 more dead as India's Assam state reels under floods

The death toll is now 62 amid massive flooding and mudslides in northeast India.
2 months ago
8 more dead as India's Assam state reels under floods
2 months ago

Floods in India, Bangladesh leave millions homeless, 18 dead

At least 18 are dead after massive floods that ravaged India and Bangladesh.
2 months ago
Floods in India, Bangladesh leave millions homeless, 18 dead
2 months ago

8 killed, 15 injured in factory fire in northern India

The fire broke out after a boiler exploded in the chemical factory, police said.
2 months ago
8 killed, 15 injured in factory fire in India
2 months ago

Abu Dhabi hosts a pandemic-delayed Bollywood awards ceremony

Indian stars are gathering for the International Indian Film Academy awards.
2 months ago
Abu Dhabi hosts a pandemic-delayed Bollywood awards ceremony
3 months ago

Indian court convicts Kashmiri rebel leader of terrorism

An Indian court has convicted a top Kashmiri separatist leader in a terrorism-related case that carries a maximum punishment of the death penalty or life imprisonment
3 months ago
Indian court convicts Kashmiri rebel leader of terrorism
3 months ago

Wall collapse at salt factory kills 12 in west India

Authorities say a wall collapse in a salt packaging factory in western India has killed at least 12 workers and injured another 13
3 months ago
Wall collapse at salt factory kills 12 in west India
3 months ago

India open to exporting wheat to needy nations despite ban

India says it will keep a window open to export wheat to food-deficit countries at the government level despite an export ban announced on Friday
3 months ago
3 months ago

India open to exporting wheat to needy nations despite ban

India says it will keep a window open to export wheat to food-deficit countries at the government level despite an export ban announced on Friday
3 months ago
3 months ago

India bans exports of wheat, citing threat to food security

India has banned exports of wheat effective immediately
3 months ago
India bans exports of wheat, citing threat to food security
3 months ago

Germany, India sign $10.5B green development deal

Germany and India have signed a series of bilateral agreements that will see the South Asian nation receive 10 billion euros ($10.5 billion) in aid by 2030 to boost the use of clean energy
3 months ago
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India seizes $725 million China's Xiaomi over remittances

Indian authorities have seized $725 million from Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi, accusing it of breaking the country’s foreign exchange laws by making illegal remittances abroad
3 months ago
India seizes $725 million China's Xiaomi over remittances
3 months ago

Indian capital engulfed in smoke after landfill catches fire

Acrid smoke is hanging over New Delhi for a second day after a massive landfill caught fire during a scorching heat wave
3 months ago
Indian capital engulfed in smoke after landfill catches fire
4 months ago

Muslim properties razed in New Delhi after communal violence

Authorities in India have used bulldozers to raze a number of Muslim-owned shops in New Delhi before the Supreme Court halted the demolitions
4 months ago
Muslim properties razed in New Delhi after communal violence
4 months ago

Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt marry in Mumbai

Popular Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were married Thursday in a private ceremony at their Mumbai residence
4 months ago
Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt marry in Mumbai
4 months ago

Chinese hackers reportedly target India's power grid

India’s power sector has been targeted by hackers in a long-term operation thought to have been carried out by a state-sponsored Chinese group, a U.S.-based private cybersecurity company says in a new report
4 months ago
Chinese hackers reportedly target India's power grid
4 months ago

India, Nepal vow to deepen ties as China's clout looms large

Nepal’s prime minister has met his Indian counterpart during a three-day trip to New Delhi and signed a slew of agreements to enhance their ties, as the Himalayan nation also deepens relations with India’s rival China
4 months ago
India, Nepal vow to deepen ties as China's clout looms large
4 months ago

Protest in India's capital on 2nd day of nationwide strike

Hundreds of workers are holding a demonstration in India’s capital against the government’s economic policies
4 months ago
Protest in India's capital on 2nd day of nationwide strike
5 months ago

11 dead, 4 injured in fire at scrap warehouse in India

A major fire in a scrap warehouse has killed at least 11 people and injured four others in India’s southern Hyderabad city
5 months ago
5 months ago

Japan to invest $42B in India to strengthen economic ties

The deal is expected to boost bilateral trade.
5 months ago
5 months ago

Celebrating Holi

ABC News' Reena Roy reports on one of the most colorful holidays of the year celebrating the arrival of spring, and the triumph of good over evil.
5 months ago
Celebrating Holi
6 months ago

India sends wheat to Afghanistan after deal with Pakistan

India's foreign ministry says it has sent off tons of wheat to Afghanistan to help relieve desperate food shortages, after New Delhi struck a deal with neighboring rival Pakistan to allow the shipments across the shared border
6 months ago
7 months ago

In Kashmir, India batters press freedom — and journalists

Journalists in Indian-controlled Kashmir have long contended with threats and found themselves caught between the authorities and rebels
7 months ago
7 months ago

Fire in residential building kills 6, injures 15 in Mumbai

A major fire in a 19-story residential building has killed at least six people and injured 15 others in Mumbai, India’s financial and entertainment capital
7 months ago
Fire in residential building kills 6, injures 15 in Mumbai
7 months ago

Documentary spotlights trailblazing women reporters in rural India

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with filmmakers Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Gosh about their documentary “Writing with Fire,” following the journalists behind India’s only newspaper run by “Dalit” women.
7 months ago
Documentary spotlights trailblazing women reporters in rural India
7 months ago

India restores foreign fund permit for Mother Teresa charity

India’s government has allowed Mother Teresa’s charity to receive foreign funds, weeks after blocking it saying the Catholic organization did not meet conditions under local laws
7 months ago
India restores foreign fund permit for Mother Teresa charity
7 months ago

Hindu religious leader held for insulting Gandhi in India

Indian police have arrested a Hindu religious leader for allegedly making a derogatory speech against India’s independence leader Mohandas Gandhi and praising his assassin
7 months ago
7 months ago

India blocks foreign funds for Mother Teresa's charity

India’s government says the Catholic organization did not meet legal conditions.
7 months ago
8 months ago

India's staggering COVID-19 death toll could be 6 million: Study

The study suggests 6 million people may have died.
8 months ago
India's staggering COVID-19 death toll could be 6 million: Study
8 months ago

India's top military leader among 13 dead in helicopter crash

India's top military was killed in helicopter crash.
8 months ago
India's top military leader among 13 dead in helicopter crash
8 months ago

India's military chief, 12 others killed in helicopter crash

The country’s military chief, his wife and 11 others were killed in a crash.
8 months ago
India's military chief, 12 others killed in helicopter crash
8 months ago

India hosts Putin as it balances ties with Russia, US

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to discuss defense and trade relations as India attempts to balance its ties with the United States
8 months ago
10 months ago

46 dead after heavy rains, landslides in northern India

At least 46 people have died and several are missing after floods triggered by heavy rains hit the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand
10 months ago
10 months ago

Heavy rains, landslides leave 18 dead in south India

At least 18 people have died a day after torrential rains swept through villages and flooded roads in the southern Indian state of Kerala
10 months ago
10 months ago

Muslims, Hindus protest amid communal violence in Bangladesh

Violence against Hindus began after a viral image Muslims called insulting,
10 months ago
10 months ago

6 combatants, 2 workers killed in fresh violence in Kashmir

Five people were killed just says ago in a similar fashion in the region.
10 months ago
10 months ago

India, China army commanders meet to defuse border tensions

A 17-month border standoff has sometimes led to deadly clashes.
10 months ago
10 months ago

Police arrest Indian minister's son in killing of farmers

Nine people were killed in a deadly escalation of yearlong demonstrations.
10 months ago
10 months ago

India's eastern coast on high alert as cyclone hits land

The storm made landfall with an estimated wind speed of up to 59 mph.
10 months ago
1 year ago

India's Modi targets neighbors at UN, but not by name

Narendra Modi didn’t directly mention Pakistan or China in his speech to the UN.
1 year ago
1 year ago

Courtroom shooting leaves 3 dead in Indian capital

Authorities say two assailants in lawyers’ black coats opened fire in a courtroom in the Indian capital, killing a notorious crime suspect before being fatally shot by police officers
1 year ago
1 year ago

India calls new UK COVID-19 vaccine rules 'discriminatory'

India says the British government’s decision not to recognize coronavirus vaccine certificates issued by Indian authorities is a “discriminatory policy” that will impact its citizens who want to travel to that country
1 year ago
1 year ago

Post-monsoon fever outbreak kills over 100 in Indian state

Officials say infections following monsoon rains have led to a fever outbreak in India’s northern Uttar Pradesh state, killing at least 114 people in the past three weeks
1 year ago
1 year ago

Indian police rescue 17 children employed illegally

Indian police accompanied by activists from a children’s rights group have raided automobile repair shops on the edge of New Delhi and removed 17 children who were employed illegally
1 year ago
1 year ago

10 dead, dozens feared trapped by landslide in north India

A big landslide has struck a bus and several other vehicles on a highway in the hills of northern India, killing at least 10 people and trapping dozens of others
1 year ago