Stories tagged: Narendra Modi
Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 12:35 p.m.
At least 2,300 people, mostly young men, have been detained in Indian-administered Kashmir during a security lockdown and communications blackout imposed to curtail unrest after New Delhi stripped the disputed …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 12:44 p.m.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the nation Thursday night that he stripped Kashmir of its statehood and special constitutional status in order to free the disputed Himalayan region of …
Fri., May 24, 2019
India, the world’s largest secular democracy, has just moved further away from its foundational ideals – exemplifying a worrisome global phenomenon.
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019, 6:11 p.m.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party is headed to a landslide election victory
UPDATED: Sun., May 19, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
In their 31 years of marriage, Seema and Sanjive Khanna have fought many times, the way couples do, over the house or the children or their finances. But nothing has …
Sat., March 3, 2018, 8:35 a.m.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party on Saturday ended the 25-year uninterrupted rule of a communist party in a northeastern state and consolidated its position in two other …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday that he is counting on India’s support for a multi-country sponsorship of any future Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Rahul Gandhi, the scion of India’s most famous political dynasty, took over as president of the main opposition Congress party on Saturday while facing a stiff challenge from Prime Minister …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 7:31 p.m.
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reshuffled some of his key minister’s portfolios to refurbish his government’s image, which has been dented by falling economic indicators.
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet for the first time with President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday, part of a two-day “no-frills” visit to the capital …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
The leaders of France and India pledged to work together to cut carbon emissions, re-affirming their commitments to the Paris accord following President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the U.S. …
Fri., March 17, 2017, 11:44 a.m.
A landslide election victory and a more conciliatory army chief may not be enough to push nuclear-armed enemies India and Pakistan toward renewed talks, even as small signs of cooperation …