• China August 11, 2019 6:38 pm

    India Eases Restrictions in Kashmir for Islamic Festival

    Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir said they eased restrictions in the region’s main city for a third straight day on Sunday ahead of a major Islamic festival, following India’s move to strip the region of its constitutional autonomy and impose an indefinite curfew. More than 250 ATMs were made functional in Srinagar and bank branches opened for people to withdraw money...

  • Associated Press August 5, 2019 2:23 pm

    India Government Revokes Disputed Kashmir's Special Status

    India’s government revoked disputed Kashmir’s special status with a presidential order Monday as thousands of newly deployed troops arrived and internet and phone services were cut in the restive Himalayan region where most people oppose Indian rule. Home Minister Amit Shah announced the revocation amid an uproar in India’s Parliament and while Kashmir was under a security lockdown that kept...

  • United States November 25, 2018 3:06 am

    Indian Police Map Area of Island Where US Man Was Killed

    Police said they have mapped the area of a remote Indian island where tribespeople were seen burying the body of an American adventurer and Christian missionary after allegedly killing him with arrows this month. But before they can even attempt to recover the body of 26-year-old John Allen Chau, authorities have to learn from experts “the nuances of the group’s...

  • Christmas December 25, 2017 1:25 pm

    India Tightens Christmas Security After Christians Attacked

    Christians and others in India are celebrating Christmas despite fears of an anti-Christian backlash in some parts of the Hindu-majority country. The Indian government asked states to increase security for Christmas celebrations this year after some isolated attacks on Christians in northern India. No new incidents had been reported as of late Monday. Members of a militant Hindu group were...

  • United States October 20, 2017 2:39 pm

    U.S. Indian Embassy ‘Actively Involved' in Sherin Mathews Case

    The Indian Embassy in Houston says they are monitoring developments in the Sherin Mathews missing person case in Richardson.

  • Donald Trump February 25, 2017 9:27 pm

    Bar Attack Suspect a ‘Drunken Mess,' Not Political: Neighbor

    A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe was a hate crime, was always a drinker but became a “drunken mess” after his father died about 18 months ago, a longtime neighbor said Saturday. Andy Berthelsen said his neighbor Adam Purinton, who is charged with murder and attempted...

  • Twitter November 21, 2016 12:37 pm

    Search for Bodies at Indian Train Crash Site Ends; At Least 146 Dead

    The death toll from India’s worst train accident in years rose to 146 on Monday after rescuers used cranes to lift the last of the twisted metal wreckage to check for bodies underneath. About 2,000 workers were clearing the tracks and checking for damage to the rail line in hopes of resuming traffic through one of India’s busiest railway junctions...

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