LEAD STORIES
Beef eaters can go to Pakistan, says BJP’s Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Beef eaters can go to Pakistan, says BJP’s Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday justified ban on cow slaughter and asked all those who want to…

Activists alarmed about Indian laws curbing free speech amid charity crackdown

Activists alarmed about Indian laws curbing free speech amid charity crackdown

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Human rights activists have called on India to reform or repeal laws that threaten free expression in the world’s largest democracy and…

COMMUNITY

Obama Names Yale Professor to Key Administration Post

Obama Names Yale Professor to Key Administration Post

President Obama has nominated a Yale professor as a member of the National Council on…

‘Patang’ Director Prashant Bhargava Dies Of Cardiac Arrest At 42

‘Patang’ Director Prashant Bhargava Dies Of Cardiac Arrest At 42

Filmmaker Prashant Bhargava died of a cardiac arrest on May 15 in New York. The…

Investment policy for overseas Indians tweaked

Investment policy for overseas Indians tweaked

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The union cabinet on Thursday approved certain amendments to the…

Seven charged with stealing the identities of Indian Americans

Seven charged with stealing the identities of Indian Americans

Seven members of an identity-theft ring that used information from Indian Americans to net more…

INDIA

Investment policy for overseas Indians tweaked

Investment policy for overseas Indians tweaked

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The union cabinet on Thursday approved certain amendments to the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy to make investments by overseas Indians in the…

Beef eaters can go to Pakistan, says BJP’s Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Beef eaters can go to Pakistan, says BJP’s Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday justified ban on cow slaughter and asked all those who want to…

Activists alarmed about Indian laws curbing free speech amid charity crackdown

Activists alarmed about Indian laws curbing free speech amid charity crackdown

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Human rights activists have called on India to reform or repeal laws that threaten free expression in the world’s largest democracy and…

CRIME

My mother couldn’t have killed herself, says Shikha Joshi’s daughter

My mother couldn’t have killed herself, says Shikha Joshi’s daughter

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Shrawani Joshi, daughter of model-turned-actor Shikha Joshi, 40, who was found dead in Mumbai on May…

U.S. AFFAIRS

Obama Names Yale Professor to Key Administration Post

President Obama has nominated a Yale professor as a member of the National Council on Humanities. The nomination of Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science…

INDIA

Investment policy for overseas Indians tweaked

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The union cabinet on Thursday approved certain amendments to the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy to make investments by overseas Indians in…

POLITICS

Beef eaters can go to Pakistan, says BJP’s Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday justified ban on cow slaughter and asked all those who want…

SOUTH ASIA

Why the U.S. chooses to believe Pakistan, despite doubts

Why do allies sometimes pretend to believe one another’s lies? There are good reasons and bad, as new evidence about the U.S. relationship with Pakistan demonstrates. Throughout…

COMMUNITY

Obama Names Yale Professor to Key Administration Post

President Obama has nominated a Yale professor as a member of the National Council on Humanities. The nomination of Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science…

ENTERTAINMENT

‘Patang’ Director Prashant Bhargava Dies Of Cardiac Arrest At 42

Filmmaker Prashant Bhargava died of a cardiac arrest on May 15 in New York. The 42-year-old, who had a history of heart trouble, is survived by his…

LIFESTYLE

Beef eaters can go to Pakistan, says BJP’s Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday justified ban on cow slaughter and asked all those who want…

CINEMA

‘Patang’ Director Prashant Bhargava Dies Of Cardiac Arrest At 42

Filmmaker Prashant Bhargava died of a cardiac arrest on May 15 in New York. The 42-year-old, who had a history of heart trouble, is survived by his…