Modi for Trump, Trump for Modi: Duo dazzle thousands in Texas

At “Howdy, Mody” rally organized in Texas by Indian Prime Minister’s supporters living in USA on Sunday, Indian PM Modi was accompanied by US President Donald Trump, showering each other with praise.... Read more »

A hospital in Manang, 5,000 emergency shelters, and an oil pipeline – a great week for Nepal

Can you believe we were amidst meetings with a visiting dignitary from the north, signing agreements which basically said they would give money to help us build a hospital in Manang, more... Read more »
An Indian security personnel stands guard on a deserted road during restrictions after scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

India increases restrictions in Kashmir ahead of separatist call for protests

Authorities in the main city of Indian Kashmir tightened security ahead of Friday prayers after separatists called for a protest march to a U.N. office, with streets bristling with paramilitary personnel and... Read more »

Focusing on Poverty Alleviation, India and Nepal move forward towards strengthening bilateral relations

Neeti Anusandhan Pratishthan Nepal (NeNAP) organized a talk program in the valley held at Hotel Shangri-La on the 10th of August 2019. Introducing the program the Director of NeNAP, Mr. Deepak Adhikari... Read more »

China: Typhoon Lekima claims 44 lives; India: Unrelenting monsoons claim 147

Typhoon Lekima:  The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the storm continued up the coast, racking up billions... Read more »
Indian security personnel stand guard along a deserted street during restrictions in Jammu, August 7, 2019. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

India-Pakistan tension escalate over Kashmir issue

Already flaring tensions between India and Pakistan have escalated since Indian government scrapped Section 370 – a special status accorded to the state which allowed a separate constitution, a state flag and... Read more »

Indian government scrapes article 370 from Indian constitution, snatching state’s autonomous power

Indian government has scrapped off article 370 of the Indian constitution. The article provided a special autonomous power to the people of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The scrapping was proposed... Read more »
Kashmiri Shi'ite Muslim women watch a Muharram procession marking Ashura in Srinagar October 12, 2016. (Danish Ismail/Reuters)

India votes to outlaw ‘triple talaq’

In 2011, Arshiya Ismail, a married Muslim woman found out that she had been divorced four days ago. Unbeknownst to her, her husband had uttered ‘talaq, talaq, talaq’ – a practice which... Read more »

Mumbai Rain: 38 people killed across Maharashtra in rain-related incidents

Continuous, heavy, incessant rainfall in Mumbai and its neighborhood has paralyzed the city, causing problems in everyday life. People say that this is the heaviest rain in Mumbai in a decade. The... Read more »

India: 47 children killed by toxin in lychees

At least 47 children have died in the north-Indian state of Bihar in the past month – more than 100 are still receiving treatment at two hospitals, meaning the death toll could... Read more »