Stories By Zain Awan
126 Mar 2015 Thu
Many homes in the region, known as Thanjavur delta, share an emotional bond with Singapore's founding father Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Several parents from the villages of Kooppachikottai, Ullikottai and Paravakottai have sent their sons to earn a livelihood in Singapore.
225 Mar 2015 Wed
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's admiration for Mr Lee was apparent in his condolence message in which he described Singapore's founding Prime Minister as "a far-sighted statesman and a lion among leaders".
324 Mar 2015 Tue
Headed by Yang Jiechi as a special representative, the Chinese delegation aimed to ease strained relations over a territorial dispute that harkens back to a brief but bloody border clash in 1962.
421 Mar 2015 Sat
Many farmers in central and northern India face ruin because of crop damage from unseasonal heavy rains and snowfall that may lead to higher food prices nationwide. At least one farmer steeped in debt has committed suicide.
520 Mar 2015 Fri
India are just two games away from retaining the crown they won four years ago in Mumbai.
619 Mar 2015 Thu
India's government has tabled a bill aimed at taking hard action against its nationals stashing black money abroad. If it is cleared by Parliament, it will inch Prime Minister Narendra Modi closer to fulfilling a key promise during last year's general elections.
718 Mar 2015 Wed
Those found to have violated the ban on sales of beef face up to 10 years in jail and a fine of up to US$2,000.
813 Mar 2015 Fri
Anger among journalism colleagues was pitched in India's Tamil Nadu province after the office of a Tamil news channel was attacked early Thursday (Mar 12). CCTV footage shows motorcycle-borne men hurling low-intensity crude bombs at the premises of Puthiya Thalaimurai news channel.
925 Feb 2015 Wed
The world's largest rail system should get a boost in spending on Thursday that could help pay for a promised bullet train network, but passengers also want tougher action on the cleanliness of toilets on trains and stations, and on the safety of women
1023 Feb 2015 Mon
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party is expected to face a stormy budget session as opposition lawmakers look to block the passing of several bills.