Modi won TIME reader’s poll Person of the Year 2016

NEW DELHI - Donald Trump, the US President-elect took the title of TIME’s 2016 Person of the Year on December 7, while the online...

Nepal drains dangerous Everest lake

KATHMANDU - A giant glacial lake near Mount Everest, that threatened thousands of lives if it was to flood, has been drained to a...

Shortage of Asian Egg Donors in the UK takes Asian Couples to India

 Dona B. Paranayil, Correspondent (Asia — South)   LONDON - Last year, a couple from London — Anoop (51) and Maya (45) found that they could...

Abdul Karim Tunda Arrested — One of India’s Most Wanted Terrorists

Suryatapa Mukherjee, Correspondent (Politics)   NEW DELHI – On Friday, August 16, Delhi police arrested Abdul Karim Tunda. He ranks at number 15 among India’s top 20...

India’s growing anger against demonetization

NEW DELHI - The announcement by Indian government to stop Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes as a legal tender from November 8, in an...

India divided on the abolition of triple talaq

NEW DELHI - The government of India opposed the practice of triple talaq in the Supreme Court on October 7 saying it can’t be regarded...

US drone strikes have challenged Pakistan sovereignty

BALOCHISTAN - The recent drone strikes in Pakistan near the Pak-Afghan border aimed at the Afghan Taliban are said to be a challenge to...

SAARC Summit being put off indefinitely

ISLAMABAD - The 19th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit scheduled for November 9 and 10, 2016 in Pakistan's capital city Islamabad may...

Controversial Yogi Adityanath is now Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister

LUCKNOW: Since the BJP announced Yogi Adityanath as the new CM of Uttar Pradesh, people from the state and across India are curious to...

Anti-Malala day in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD - While Malala Yousafzai was receiving a Nobel Peace Prize, in return the people celebrated “I am not Malala“ day in her homeland. The...