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Modi poised to win bigger majority, exit polls show

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to return to power with a bigger majority in Parliament after a mammoth general election that ended on Sunday, exit polls showed. Modi faced criticism early on in the campaign for

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Bumi Armada secures third FPSO project in India worth RM8.8 billion

KUALA LUMPUR: Shapoorji Pallonji Bumi Armada Godavari Pvt Ltd (SPBAG), a joint venture owned 30 per cent by Bumi Armada Bhd, has secured a US$2.1 billion (RM8.8 billion) contract from India’s state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC). In

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UN may designate Masood Azhar as global terrorist today

India’s biggest diplomatic win at the world body is imminent and will be achieved today. Highly placed sources have told India Today TV that Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar will be “designated” a global terrorist by the UNSC 1267 Al-Qaeda Sanctions

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4 key things to know about India’s elections

Some 900 million voters in India will begin casting their votes to elect a new government. It’s the world’s largest democratic election, and the stakes are incredibly high: Voters will ultimately get to decide whether India remains a secular nation,

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India Elections: Laser, possibly from sniper gun, pointed at Rahul Gandhi’s head

New Delhi/Amethi: In the midst of India election fever, the Congress party has alleged that there is a threat to its president Rahul Gandhi’s life in Amethi. The Congress has written to the Ministry of Home Affairs with regard to

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India shoots down satellite in space; Modi hails major breakthrough

NEW DELHI: India has shot down a satellite in space with an anti-satellite missile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday, hailing the test as a major breakthrough in its space program. Modi made the announcement in a television address

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Pakistan sends subtle messages to India

ISLAMABAD — The annual Pakistan Day military parade in Islamabad, held on a rainy March 23, showcased the country’s military arsenal in a big way to allies, while sending clear but distinct messages to India and the United States. The

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Donald Trump says Ending Preferential Trade Treatment for India

Donald Trump: Ending Preferential Trade Treatment For India. Trump looked set to open a new front in his trade wars today with a plan to end preferential trade treatment for India that allows duty-free entry for $5.6 billion worth of

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