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Where Is Rahul Gandhi?
As his Congress Party pleads for strong leadership, the scion goes missing.
Furor in India Over Banned Gang-Rape Documentary
In the film, a rapist expresses no remorse, blaming the victim for her rape and murder.
Modi’s Budget: Short on Vision
Measures to promote growth fail to convince Indians the economy is on the right track.
In Pakistan, Talking Books and Politics at the Lahore Literary Festival
A literary festival provides a forum for a debate on the future direction of Pakistan.
Revolt Against Corruption Triumphs in Delhi
Can Modi and Kejriwal work together to modernize India?
India's Modi Slapped by Election Rout in Delhi
Aspirational voters abandon Modi’s BJP and the Gandhis’ Congress for third party.
Delhi Art Fair Losing Its International Appeal
Like India in general, government regulations hamper its commercial ambitions.
Obama Lectures Modi on Religious Tolerance
Gum-chewing president cites Gandhi on power of diversity.
Authors and Readers Descend on India’s Pink City Jaipur
Shouts and murmurs at the Jaipur Literary Festival.
Obama Heads to India to Mend Fences with Modi
Iran sanctions and friendly relations with Putin cause rift.
The Ignored Massacre on India’s Forgotten Fringe
When terrorists slaughtered 80, even Delhi’s press shrugged.
Modi Struggles With Hindu Extremists
The Indian premier cannot silence his ministers’ outbursts.
Uber in India: Unaccountable and Unsafe
Taxi app firm Uber is under fire after a young woman in New Delhi accused a driver of rape.
After 30 Years, Bhopal is Still Simmering
Will Modi clean up the toxic Union Carbide plant? And welcome new foreign investment?
Honoring Its WWI Dead, India Moves On From Its Colonial Past
War casualties used to be a bone of contention. Now it seems India has forgiven Britain its broken promises.
India: Narendra Modi Shuffles His Pack
The prime minister is delegating power to colleagues. But he is not ceding control
Modi Puts Hindu Myths at Center of India Politics
Is Ganesh evidence that ancient India used plastic surgery? The prime minister thinks so.
Modi Successes Further Humiliate the Gandhis
Victories in Maharashtra and Haryana States Cement Modi’s Grip On India
Indian Art Sales: Moderns Up, Contemporaries Sink Further
Quality, age and provenance shine through in prices at London’s sales of Indian art.
Will Modi’s New Broom Really Sweep Away India’s Troubles?
After the Indian prime minister’s success in America comes the hard slog of government.
India’s Modi: The Man Who Fell to Earth
An Indian rocket may have reached Mars, but in Delhi the government remains mired in wishful thinking and bureaucracy
India and China Do Trade Deal as Troops Face Off
India’s Modi and China’s Xi ink huge trade and investment agreement—but tensions persist
Booming Art Market Puts Smiles on Faces of Delhi’s Elite
Record modern art and stock prices lift the post-Modi gloom of India’s old-school power-brokers
Modi's First 100 Days in Power
It’s a new style of government and Modi is on a roll, though not everyone will like it!
Modi Throws Out Socialist Planning, Questions Castes
The new prime minister woos the poor, calls rape a national shame and appeals for more cleanliness
India Suffering From Morning After Blues
The new Indian prime minister is already failing to deliver on his election promises
Three Books Chart India's Crony Capitalism
The subjects of these books are accustomed to wielding power, but they now have to deal with an unknown quantity: A new prime minister who promised to take on corruption
India’s Modi Should Speak English, Think National
The new Indian prime minister needs to loosen up—as he did once in a TV debate
The Gandhis Count the Cost of Keeping It in the Family
Defeated Congress leaders should look to high tech companies to learn about regeneration
India’s Modi Lays Out His Wares
Can the new prime minister reform the economy and make India a world power?
The End of the Nehru Gandhi Dynasty
If ever a political family deserved to fade away, it is the Nehru Gandhi dynasty
India’s NaMo Picks His Team
Armed with a landslide, the divisive Narendra Modi has to keep Indians united