India announced the death of 39 of its nationals in Iraq, presumed to be killed by Islamic State militants.
Positioning himself as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s principal challenger is newly appointed Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi.
India-China trade reached a historic high despite bilateral tensions over a number of issues including the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and the Doklam standoff.
Tension has been brewing between the majority Sinhalese Buddhists and minority Muslims in Sri Lanka over the past year.
Officials says a stabbing attack on Muhammad Zafar Iqbal, an outspoken opponent of militancy and communalism, may be the work of Islamist militants.
India will be the global host of the World Environment Day on June 5 with Beat Plastic Pollution as the theme.
The 72-year-old Khaleda Zia is the first former prime minister of Bangladesh and the second head of government after former President Gen HM Ershad to be convicted and sentenced.
With an eye on the 2018 general elections, India unveiled Modicare – the world’s biggest healthcare scheme.
The Indian government tells Supreme Court that Rohingya issue is not a matter for the apex court to intervene in.
With China’s growing influence in the region, India and the Asean nations decided to step up maritime and counter-terror cooperation and bolster connectivity plans during a two-day commemorative summit in New Delhi on January 25.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative is a unique opportunity to connect continents through infrastructure, cultural and technological exchange.