At least 30 dead as bus plunges off Indian mountain road

World Jun 21, 2019

At least 30 dead as bus plunges off Indian mountain road

At least 30 people were killed and 37 injured when a bus plunged off a road in India's hilly northern state of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, a government official said. "About 60 to 65 people were on board the bus," said Akshay Sood, a senior ...

Modi to face foreign pressures in second term

Asia Pacific / Politics | ANALYSIS May 31, 2019

Modi to face foreign pressures in second term

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi won a second term in office after responding to a suicide attack on Indian paramilitary forces in troubled Kashmir with an airstrike inside Pakistan, allowing him to turn voters' attention away from the country's highest unemployment rate in decades. Now, ...

Editorials May 24, 2019

Modi's mandate

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has his work cut out for him in his second term.