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The UK home secretary has ordered the extradition of Vijay Mallya, the Indian multimillionaire chairman of Kingfisher beer and former Force India Formula One team owner, over allegations of £1bn fraud. Sajid...

India is the world’s largest democracy and according to UN estimates, its population is expected to overtake China’s in 2028 to become the world’s most populous nation. As a rising...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Three powerful women politicians, each from a very different section of Indian society, may pose a big threat to the chances of Prime Minister Narendra Modi winning a second...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Hindu nationalist-led government poured extra money into support for farmers and a rural jobs program, delivering on Friday its last budget before a general election...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is expected to try and shore up its political support with big ticket farm giveaways and tax cuts for the middle class...

For the first time, Saudi Arabia grants permission for Air India flights headed to Israel to use its airspace. India’s national carrier has secured permission to begin direct flights between New...

India has celebrated its Republic Day with a parade in the capital New Delhi. India has celebrated its Republic Day with a parade in the capital New Delhi. It marks the day the constitution was adopted...

Despite its progress in many areas, India struggles with an image of brutal misogyny.Credit:Michele Mossop While the New India rockets into the developed world at a frenzied pace, Old Mother India still...

PRAYAGRAJ, India (Reuters) – In a desert tent guarded by armed police and a thick-set bouncer, Laxmi Narayan Tripathi is blessing a constant stream of pilgrims, who garland her with marigolds and...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Iran’s foreign minister said on Tuesday the European Union was moving more slower than expected in facilitating non-dollar trade with Tehran to circumvent U.S. sanctions,...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Supreme Court will name a panel on Thursday to hear arguments over a controversial plan to build a Hindu temple on the ruins of a 16th-century mosque. A Hindu...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s ruling and opposition parties condemned U.S. President Donald Trump’s comments this week mocking New Delhi’s role in war-torn Afghanistan, where the...