India

Killing of Indian man in Kansas bar investigated as possible hate crime

Murder accused Adam Purinton reportedly shouted ‘get out of my country’ before shooting Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani<p>An Indian man has been shot dead in a bar in Kansas in what authorities are investigating as a possible hate crime.<p>Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, was killed in Olathe on …

Sushma Swaraj

Kansas Shooting Victim's Dad Warns Parents Not to Send Kids to America

The father of one of the Indian men who were shot at a Kansas bar in what may have been a racially-motivated attack Wednesday night pleaded to …

Sushma Swaraj

UP Election 2017: As 'abki baar, BJP sarkar' mood spreads, race for second place is open to SP and BSP

At a <i>paan</i> (betel) shop at Hazratgamj in Lucknow, two persons were leisurely having their early morning <i>paan</i> and discussing politics. “Looks like the …

BJP

Kansas shooting shocks an Indian city where 'every other house' has someone in America

The shooting death of an Indian man in a possible hate crime in suburban Kansas City has shocked his family and his hometown of Hyderabad, which sends thousands of students and professionals to the United States every year.<p>Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, was shot along with an Indian co-worker Wednesday …

Hyderabad

Taboo: the East India Company and the true horrors of empire

Scott Free Prods/Robert Viglasky“When you left London the East India Company was a trading company,” Tom Hardy’s troubled anti-hero James Delaney is …

Indian History

India lobbies Trump administration to avert visa threat

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has stepped up its lobbying effort against moves in the U. S. Congress to impose curbs on visas for skilled workers that threaten the South Asian nation's tech sector, which employs more than 3.5 million people.<p>Speaking to Reuters, Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said …

New Delhi

India is Building One of the World's Most Powerful Supercomputers (And it's a BEAST)

India is well known for its prowess in technology. It is called the global IT hub of the world and boasts a record number of STEM graduates compared …

Supercomputers

Leaked Whatsapp message: Roopa Ganguly blames BJP for not backing local leaders in trouble

State BJP leaders are constantly raising their voice within the party alleging that the party was distancing itself from leaders every time they were …

BJP

Indian expats in Saudi Arabia may soon find themselves jobless as country pushes to hire more nationals

With Saudi Arabia's economic growth gradually slowing, the nation is now heavily pushing to hire more of its own nationals. The move suggests that there'll be fewer positions for expatriates in the country which had been welcoming foreign nationals for long. The push is more likely to hit nationals …

Indian Economy

Sheila Dikshit Says Rahul’s Still Not Mature, Later Clarifies Her Words Were Twisted

Sheila Dikshit, former chief minister of Delhi, recently stepped down as Congress's CM candidate in Uttar Pradesh. The move was to pave way for …

Rahul Gandhi

Is Nawaz Government Changing Gears Towards India?

The masses of both sides have also started to question the tendency of recidivism of ties after a peaceful tenure. Uri-attack is the latest in the …

Pakistan

Amid US visa row, China wants more Indian innovators, admits to ignoring high-tech talent from here

China has made a "mistake of ignoring" India's science and technology talent, Chinese state media said in an article published today. The article …

China

AAP announces first list of 109 candidates including 49 women for upcoming MCD polls

<b>New Delhi:</b> The Aam Aadmi Party, on Friday, released its first list of 109 candidates, which includes 49 women, for the upcoming MCD polls.<p>The list …

Aam Aadmi Party

PV Sindhu an IAS? Badminton ace takes up senior post offered by Andhra Pradesh

Ace badminton player and Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu appears to have decided to settle down in Andhra Pradesh capital Amaravati after …

Andhra Pradesh

Founder of India's $4 smartphone firm arrested on allegations of fraud

The founder of an Indian tech firm that shot to prominence by offering a $4 smartphone has been arrested on allegations of fraud, after a handset …

Uttar Pradesh

@narendramodi Has More “Fake” Than “Real” Followers: TwitterAudit Data

The top 12 most followed accounts from India have a total followership of 226,204,520. Out of that, 42 percent are fake followers according to …

Narendra Modi

India Clears Rs 17,000 Cr Deal For Jointly Developing Medium-Range Missile With Israel

A Rs 17,000 crore deal has been cleared by the government for jointly developing with Israel a medium-range surface-to-air missile (MR-SAM) for the …

Narendra Modi

India Doubles Down on Renewables

After a week in India, despite crowding, intensity and poverty, there is an undeniable lightness from plunging into a country firmly fixed on its …

Renewable Energy

WeWork Renovates a Former Shanghai Opium Factory into a Colorful Office

The work space start-up partnered with local firm Linehouse on the latest addition to its global portfolio<p>Despite the company’s rapid global expansion over the past several years, WeWork’s newest space, a light-filled atrium in Shanghai’s Jing'an district, shows the coworking enterprise hasn’t lost …

Architecture

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Uttar Pradesh

TBI Blogs: Bengaluru Faces a Potential Water Crisis. Watch How We Can Avoid It, Sustainably.

Bengaluru was in the news recently for all the wrong reasons when Bellandur lake caught fire. The incident highlighted the growing troubles with …

Bangalore

Birds and beasts of the northeast India - Outlook Traveller

Much of northeast India is just glorious wilderness. Few places in the world, let alone India, compare. A particularly wonderful tract spreads across …

Arunachal Pradesh

By the time Rahul Gandhi matures, Congress will be as good as dead

OPEN TO OPINION<p>The BJP is unstoppable when it is faced with the party in a direct contest.<p>POLITICS<p>| 5-minute read | 24-02-2017<p>Swati Chaturvedi …

Rahul Gandhi

India: How Important Are The Local Elections? - Asia Stocks to Watch

By Shuli Ren<p>Indian Prime Minister <b>Narendra Modi</b> is back in the campaign mode.<p>State elections are being held in 5 Indian states that account for 13% of …

UPA

Jayalalithaa's nephew, Deepak Jayakumar claims Poes Garden, says Amma left properties to Deepa & him

<b>Chennai</b>: Once a supporter of V K Sasikala, J Jayalalithaa's nephew Deepak Jayakumar has now said her becoming the Chief Minister was not acceptable …

Tamil Nadu

UP elections 2017 | BJP has fared well in all elections post-demonetization: Modi at Gonda rally

PM Narendra Modi slammed the Congress and Samajwadi Party for misgovernance during a rally in Gonda, Uttar Pradesh. Invoking Lord Shiva on the …

Uttar Pradesh

Rahul Gandhi Says PM Modi’s Voice ‘Feebler Than That Of A Mouse’

Stung by repeated barbs by BJP leaders at former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today said the voice of Prime …

Rahul Gandhi

PM Modi meets Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami

This is Palaniswami's first meeting with Prime Minister Modi after he took office on February 18.

Tamil Nadu

No Mystery Over Jayalalithaa Death: TN CM

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami has asserted that there was no mystery over the death of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, as was being …

Tamil Nadu

Narendra Modi in Coimbatore LIVE: PM to unveil 112-foot Shiva idol at Isha Foundation event

At 6 pm on Friday, on the occasion of Maha Shivratri, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will unveil a 112-foot Lord Shiva statue in Coimbatore, Tamil …

Narendra Modi