Australia, India agree on strengthening economic, defence ties

Last year, the two countries signed a free trade deal called the Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (ECTA), the first signed by India with a developed country in a decade.

Modi calls for unity at G20 dominated by Ukraine

India had wanted its G20 presidency this year to focus on issues such as alleviating poverty and climate finance, but the Ukraine war has so far crowded out other agenda items.

Japan FM to skip G20 foreign ministers meeting in India

According to a Japanese government official, Yoshimasa Hayashi, the foreign minister of Japan, will not attend the G20 foreign ministers' meeting scheduled for this week in New Delhi, India.

Hindu temple vandalized in Canada; India reacts

According to reports, a pro-Khalistan group vandalised a Hindu temple in Mississauga, Canada, with anti-India graffiti.

US-India partnership aims at AI and weapons to challenge China

President Joe Biden hopes that the new partnership between the United States and India will enable both states to compete with China in the manufacturing of military hardware, semiconductors, and artificial intelligence.

Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Pathaan’ smashes Indian box office records

Khan, popularly known as "King Khan", has a huge fan following around the world. The film also features Bollywood heart-throb Deepika Padukone and action hero John Abraham.

‘Long march’ helps India’s Rahul Gandhi shed playboy image

Rahul Gandhi has for years struggled to challenge the electoral juggernaut of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) holds a near-monopoly on power through nationalist appeals to the country's Hindu majority.

India blocks BBC ‘propaganda piece’

The mini-series ties Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a bloody and fatal ethnic riot

WHO warns against use of Indian cough syrups

The World Health Organ­isation has issued an alert warning against the use of two Indian cough syrups blamed for the deaths of at least 20 children in Uzbekistan.

Man arrested for urinating on female passenger during flight

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has issued a notice to Air India for the unprofessional handling of the incident. The notice observed that the air carrier was in dereliction of duty in the handling of the urination incident.

India to snatch most populous country’s title from China

India’s population, currently over 1.4 billion, is expected to continue to grow to 1.7 billion in 2064 before it starts to decline.

India’s cricket board has invited bids for women’s IPL

India's cricket board has invited bids to own teams in the inaugural women's Indian Premier League, which could become one of the biggest money-spinners in women's sport.