The government’s use of the Hindi word for ‘India’ revives debates over whether Hindi should be the national language – and reopens some old wounds.
The G20 has its critics, but an expert on international politics explains why it still performs a useful function – particularly in this period of great geopolitical divisions.
Hardeep Singh Nijjar is one of three high-profile Sikh political activists to be killed in recent months.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke of ‘credible allegations’ of Indian involvement in a Sikh leader’s death.
The African Union’s membership in the G20 is an important complement to existing strategic partnerships.
India has long accused Canada of giving safe haven to separatists seeking a Sikh homeland in Punjab state – an accusation the Trudeau government denies.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s allegations that India was involved in the murder of a Canadian citizen complicates efforts by Canada and its allies to woo India to counter-balance Chinese might.
More than half the people who become infected with the Nipah virus die.
In some cases, it can be difficult for academics to know which journals are not credible – but other times, people feel pressure to publish in these publications.
US foreign policy initiatives in the Indo-Pacific seem focused on containing China and its influence.
Fondly known as the King of Bollywood, Khan’s cinematic influence on Indian cinema is a story that transcends borders and generations.
The move to rename India as ‘Bharat’ is part of a push by the Hindu nationalist right to create an ideologically pure state that in reality never existed.
The Chinese president’s absence at the New Delhi G20 summit sends a message about competition between the two countries.
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Indonesia has taken a good decision by not joining BRICS, but still needs to be aware that this bloc remains important for the country, and ASEAN.
India’s space mission is driving economic changes and high-tech job opportunities.
As the Brics alliance signs up new members, Russia continues to win over more allies.
India became the first country to land near the south pole of the Moon, a notoriously difficult achievement that also marks them as the fourth country to land on the Moon.
The Indian prime minister’s rhetoric strayed a long way from reality.
The Indian spacecraft could lay the ground for future missions with astronauts, and even for lunar bases.