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  1. Media members protest in New Delhi

    Supreme Court orders release of journalist held for Twitter post on Yogi Adityanath

    India's top court on Monday (Jun 10) ordered the release of a journalist arrested for a social media post about a Hindu nationalist state chief ...
  2. Large areas of India have been hit by drought, leaving millions dependent on water trucks and adding

    Man killed in fight over water in India amid deadly dust storm

    A 33-year-old man died after a fight over water in southern India, police said Friday, as the country gasped from extreme heat and storms that ...
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    Five die in India after drinking spurious liquor

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    At least 99 dead after consuming toxic alcohol in India

    At least 99 people have died and scores have been hospitalised in northern India after drinking toxic alcohol, triggering a crackdown against ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Soldiers stand guard on a deserted street during a curfew in Muzaffarnagar

    India court hands 7 Muslim men life sentences for killings that sparked 2013 riots

    An Indian court on Friday sentenced seven Muslim men to life in prison for the murder of two Hindu men in 2013 in the northern state of Uttar ...
  6. Devotees take a holy dip during "Kumbh Mela", or the Pitcher Festival, in Prayagraj

    Millions expected to throng Indian city for world's largest religious festival

    Pilgrims from across the world are gathering in India for the Kumbh Mela, a heady mix of spirituality, politics and tourism that begins on ...
  7. Labourers work on an under-construction pontoon bridge spanning the river Ganga ahead of the "

    Sacred and political: World's largest religious festival to kick off in India

    Spirituality, politics and tourism: welcome to the Kumbh Mela, the world's largest gathering of humanity, that begins next month in India.
  8. A relative of Yogesh Raj, a Hindu activist, cries after Raj got arrested for leading the protests i

    As election nears, religious tensions surge in an Indian village

    Nayabans isn't remarkable as northern Indian villages go. Sugar cane grows in surrounding fields, women carry animal feed in bullock carts through ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Wife of Vivek Tiwari, a sales manager for Apple, is consoled by her relatives after her

    Indian state won't ease crackdown on crime despite Apple manager's death

    Private security guard Ajit Singh Rana says he supports a police crackdown on gangsters in India's most populous state, even after cops gunned ...