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Four Million Indians in One State Risk Being Denied Citizenship. Most Are Muslims.

NEW DELHI — More than four million people in India, mostly Muslims, are at risk of being declared foreign migrants as the government pushes a hard-line Hindu nationalist agenda that has challenged the country’s pluralist traditions [...]

After Delay of Chandrayaan-2 Launch, Indians Are Disappointed but Confident

NEW DELHI — With the minutes ticking down, less than an hour to launch time and scores of top scientists and V.I.P.s gathered at a remote coastal site, it appeared that all systems were go. The skies had cleared after a short drizzle. The [...]

‘You Have Robbed the Farmer’: Rural Indians Are Hurting, and Millions Are Voting

NASHIK, India — Fed up with unfulfilled government promises to improve their lives, 35,000 farmers came in from their fields around the city of Nashik last year and marched 100 miles to Mumbai to demand help. State leaders from Prime [...]

Millions of Indians Trek to the Ganges, and Modi Chases Their Votes

Many pilgrims believe the water will wash away their sins. Just a few yards from the riverbanks, Mr. Modi appeared, again. This time, he took the form of a high quality cardboard cutout, so sharp and lifelike you could count the curly [...]

For Gay Indians, Landmark Ruling Is Just the Beginning

After the judges relayed their decision, the news rocketed around India, with people kissing, crying, drinking and shooting off blasts of confetti. Many were exhausted on Friday — but still celebrating. Chayanika Shah, 60, a member [...]

‘Activists in Shackles’: Indians Denounce Arrests as Crackdown on Dissent

NEW DELHI — Vernon Gonsalves, a rights activist, was preparing for his morning bath when the police banged on his front door. Officers rummaged through his home in Mumbai for nearly eight hours, confiscating books, his laptop, a hard [...]
It’s Just a Cleveland Indians Stock Market
If you’re into baseball, you almost certainly know about the remarkable run of consecutive wins that the Cleveland Indians just mounted. An incredible 22 straight victories; just four games shy of the century-long record of 26 consecutive [...]

After Kansas Shootings, Indians Are Wary of Coming to U.S.

“It’s definitely very scary for me at the moment,” she said. “It’s almost as if a brown person is dead, like it doesn’t matter.” The body of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, the 32-year-old software engineer fatally shot in [...]

Shooting of 2 Indians in US bar sends shock waves in India

HYDERABAD, India (AP) – The shooting of two Indians in a crowded suburban Kansas City bar has sent shock waves through their hometowns, and India’s government is rushing diplomats to monitor progress in the investigation into the crime. Jaganmohan [...]