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Alasdair Pal

Guns and tourists: Aboard the unlikely India-Pakistan 'friendship bus'

22 Mar 2019

NEW DELHI One Friday morning before dawn, a half-empty Volvo coach slipped out of New Delhi's Ambedkar bus terminal under armed guard, the sirens of a police convoy wailing.

Modi government advertising blitz dries up as poll rules kick in

11 Mar 2019

NEW DELHI An advertising blitz by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration, which saw more than 150 newspaper ads in the past 10 days lauding its performance, stopped on Monday, a day after the schedule for the next general election was announced.

Modi government advertising blitz dries up as Indian poll rules kick in

11 Mar 2019

NEW DELHI, March 11 An advertising blitz by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration, which saw more than 150 newspaper ads exulting over its performance in 10 days, stopped on Monday, a day after the schedule for the next general election was announced.

BJP lawmakers get off on wrong foot in "shoe brawl"

07 Mar 2019

NEW DELHI Two lawmakers from India's ruling party were set to be disciplined on Friday after a fight using a shoe as a weapon went viral on social media.

India welcomes Pakistan's return of captured pilot, as powers urge de-escalation

28 Feb 2019

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD Indian military officials said on Thursday they welcomed Pakistan's planned return of a captured pilot, but refused to confirm they would de-escalate a conflict between the two nuclear powers. | Video

WRAPUP 12-World urges restraint as India, Pakistan trade blows over Kashmir

28 Feb 2019

* Pakistan says it has captured Indian pilots, struck targets

India, Pakistan claim to down each other's jets as Kashmir conflict heats up

27 Feb 2019

ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI India and Pakistan both said they shot down each other's fighter jets on Wednesday, with Pakistan capturing an Indian pilot a day after Indian warplanes struck inside Pakistan for the first time since a 1971 war, prompting world powers to urge restraint. | Video

Konflikt zwischen Indien und Pakistan um Kaschmir eskaliert weiter

27 Feb 2019

Islamabad/Neu-Delhi Der Konflikt zwischen den Atommächten Pakistan und Indien um die umstrittene Region Kaschmir eskaliert.

India's foreign direct investment inflows fall amid pre-election uncertainty

26 Feb 2019

NEW DELHI The flow of foreign direct investment into India is dropping and may suffer its first full-year decline since Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power in 2014.

More than 100 separatists detained in Kashmir in pre-election crackdown

23 Feb 2019

SRINAGAR/NEW DELHI More than 100 separatists in Kashmir were detained in overnight raids, police officials said on Saturday, as part of a crackdown on groups that might cause trouble ahead of nationwide elections set to be held by May.

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