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Billionaire Indian remanded in custody after London court appearance

Billionaire Indian remanded in custody after London court appearance

Fugitive billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi, wanted by Indian authorities over a $2 billion loan fraud at state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB) was remanded in custody after appearing before a British court on Wednesday.

Crisis at India's Jet worsens as it grounds planes, faces strike

Crisis at India's Jet worsens as it grounds planes, faces strike

India's Jet Airways was fighting multiple crises Wednesday after grounding six planes, leaving it with only a third of its fleet flying, while pilots have threatened to walk out and a major shareholder ...

Two dead, dozens trapped, in India building collapse

Two dead, dozens trapped, in India building collapse

At least two people have died and dozens are feared trapped under rubble after a building site collapsed Tuesday in India's southern Karnataka state, officials told AFP.

India government asked banks to save Jet Airways, avoid bankruptcy: sources

India government asked banks to save Jet Airways, avoid bankruptcy: sources

India's government has asked state-run banks to rescue privately held Jet Airways without pushing it into bankruptcy, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to avert thousands of job losses ...

Indian police files charges against cricketer Shami

Indian police files charges against cricketer Shami

Indian police filed charges Thursday against fast bowler Mohammed Shami, who has been accused of various crimes including assault and sexual harassment by his estranged wife.

India's Congress duo launch election campaign on PM's home turf

India's Congress duo launch election campaign on PM's home turf

India's powerful Nehru-Gandhi dynasty launched a blistering attack Tuesday on Narendra Modi, as the opposition Congress party began election campaigning with a massive rally in the prime minister's home state.

No relief for India bond market as RBI seen tightening money tap

No relief for India bond market as RBI seen tightening money tap

India’s central bank is seen curtailing its support for the bond market, dashing hopes of relief for investors reeling under two straight months of declines.

Tibet supporters in India mark 60 years since uprising

Tibet supporters in India mark 60 years since uprising

Huge crowds gathered at the Dalai Lama's temple in India Sunday to commemorate 60 years since the failed Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule that drove the spiritual leader into exile.

India to hold general elections from April 11 to May 19

India to hold general elections from April 11 to May 19

India announced Sunday a general election to be held over nearly six weeks starting on April 11, when hundreds of millions voters will cast ballots in the world's biggest democracy.

Celebrities gather for wedding of scion of India's richest family

Celebrities gather for wedding of scion of India's richest family

Some of India's top film stars, business leaders and political personalities were arriving at a lavishly decorated Mumbai venue on Saturday for the wedding of Akash Ambani, the scion of India's richest family.

Militant bus attack in north India kills one, wounds 32: police

Militant bus attack in north India kills one, wounds 32: police

A grenade explosion orchestrated by a militant group at a bus stand in the Indian city of Jammu killed one person and wounded at least 32 on Thursday, police said.

Indian opposition attacks Modi over alleged political use of armed forces

Indian opposition attacks Modi over alleged political use of armed forces

Indian opposition parties are launching a united attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for what they see as his politicisation of the armed forces as he tries to ride a patriotic wave into a second term in office ...