Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin signed lucrative defense and energy pacts on Saturday following talks aimed at reinvigorating ties between the former Cold-War allies.
A stampede at a religious event in northern India killed at least 19 people Saturday as thousands of devotees of a controversial guru tried to cross a bridge at once, police said.
Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley warned Thursday that growing opposition to globalization and free trade in Western countries would hurt the world economy, echoing concerns by the IMF and others.
Government forces were battling a group of suspected rebels inside a government compound on Monday in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir.
One of India's largest colleges is expanding into the U.S. with the purchase of one campus in New York and a proposal to buy two more, drawing opposition from state officials in Massachusetts about the quality of the education it will offer.
When massive anti-India protests erupted in Indian-control Kashmir three months ago after the killing of a charismatic militant leader, Aqib Mir was among tens of thousands of Kashmiris who defied curfew and clashed with government forces.
A section of the cargo terminal at New Delhi's international airport was cordoned off Sunday after a suspected radioactive leak, but officials later said the radiation posed no danger to people and called off the emergency.
Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada has visited troubled South Sudan as her country considers whether to give its peacekeepers broader abilities to use force.
Indian forces fired shotgun pellets and tear gas Saturday as thousands carried the body of a young boy killed overnight during an anti-India protest in the main city of Indian-controlled Kashmir.
Authorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir have banned the publication of a local newspaper, saying that its contents could incite violence in the disputed Himalayan region.