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India defends controversial citizenship law as an ‘internal issue’

Tuesday, 03 March 2020

India defended its contentious citizenship law as an internal issue Tuesday as the UN rights chief ......

Modi suffers New Delhi election defeat in first test following citizenship law

Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Followers of an upstart Indian political party danced in the streets Tuesday after inflicting a ......

As Twitter users boycott Deepika Padukone’s movie, misinformation wins again

Thursday, 09 January 2020

Indian Twitter users are engaging in fierce online debates after Deepika Padukone, one of India's ......

Terror accused wins Indian parliament seat

Friday, 24 May 2019

A firebrand Hindu nationalist nun facing terrorism charges over the deadly bombing of a mosque has ......

Indians vote in penultimate phase of seven-round general election

Sunday, 12 May 2019

Indians voted on Sunday in the second-to-last round of a seven-phase general election, with Prime ......

India court dismisses claim Rahul Gandhi is secretly British

Thursday, 09 May 2019

India’s top court on Thursday threw out a petition seeking to bar Rahul Gandhi from contesting ......

Indians vote in fourth phase of mammoth national election

Monday, 29 April 2019

Indians were voting Monday in the fourth phase of a staggering national election, with Prime ......

India poll body watchdog orders Modi TV channel clampdown

Friday, 12 April 2019

Indian election officials have ordered a clampdown on a television channel devoted to Prime Minister ......

In India’s elections, voters feed on false information

Tuesday, 09 April 2019

New Delhi shop owner Ram Shankar Rai spends at least two hours a day going through political news ......

Ahead of Indian elections, Modi’s party vows to strip Kashmir of special rights

Monday, 08 April 2019

India’s Hindu nationalist ruling party vowed on Monday to strip decades-old special rights ......

India’s Congress promises to halve unemployment; Kashmir plan criticized

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

India’s main opposition Congress party made election pledges on Tuesday to halve unemployment ......

India political parties asked to stop using armed forces images for campaigns

Sunday, 10 March 2019

India’s election commission issued a notice asking political parties not to use images of the ......

Allies spike BJP plan to rake up temple issue as India PM falters on promises

Friday, 11 January 2019

The ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in India, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has landed ......

Farmers in India taking BJP’s cow by the horns ahead of general elections

Tuesday, 08 January 2019

Angry farmers in India are locking up cows in government-owned buildings like schools and hospitals ......

India’s Triple Talaq Bill: Gender equality or political ruse?

Monday, 07 January 2019

Simran Sodhi holds Masters Degree in International Relations from American University (AU), Washington DC. She has contributed to leading newspapers like The Indian Express, Mail Today, The Statesman and The Tribune and has reported from the US, Pakistan, Israel, Tokyo and Beijing. Since 2012, she has also been appearing as anchor and guest on All India Radio programs, mainly on issues of foreign affairs. Her book on the Mumbai terror attacks of 2008, titled “Piercing the Heart, Untold stories of Mumbai 26/11” was published in 2009 and was featured amongst the bestsellers of the country.

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