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A member of the Barathtiya Janatha Party holds an image of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi. Photograph: Arun Sankar/AFP via Getty Images

Amnesty International is suspending its operations in India after New Delhi froze its bank accounts following the human rights group’s criticism of Na(...)

Indian security personnel patrolling during an operation in a village in the north of Kashmir in July 2019. Photograph: Getty Images

Pakistan’s military has said that Indian forces opened fire across the border in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, killing one soldier. In a (...)

Dr Roddy Evans: practised medicine on five continents

Dr Roddy Evans, who died in Belfast on September 9th, aged 97, played rugby and cricket for Leinster schoolboys, was a skilled surgeon who practised m(...)

Indian Border Security Force soldiers guard a highway leading towards Leh, bordering China, in Gagangir on Wednesday. Photograph: Tauseef Mustafa/AFP

What has happened? At least 20 people have died in clashes between Indian and Chinese troops along the disputed Himalayan border running along the La(...)

Residents argue with security personnel in the Shiv Vihar neighborhood of Delhi on  February 28th. The New Delhi police force has been widely criticised for standing by during some of the worst religious violence in years. Photograph: Atul Loke/New York Times

Kaushar Ali, a house painter, was trying to get home when he ran into a battle. Hindu and Muslim mobs were hurling rocks at each other, blocking a str(...)

Donald Trump and Narendra Modi are archetypes of the strongman, autocratic leaders whose growing predominance over the last decade has given rise to fears that seemingly embedded democratic values are on the retreat. Photograph:  Prakash Singh/ AFP via Getty Images

There was a rich irony in the selling of US president Donald Trump’s visit to India last month – streets lined with posters declaring the “world’s old(...)

 Cathal McNaughton at his home in Waterfoot near Cushendall. “The Indian authorities said I was excluded for breaking the terms of my visa by travelling to restricted areas in Kashmir, but through government back channels we discovered it was actually because I was highlighting what was going on there.” Photograph:  Charles McQuillan

Cathal McNaughton won a Pulitzer Prize in 2018 – the only photojournalist in Ireland to do so. Today he no longer owns a camera and lives a re(...)

India’s prime minister Narendra Modi speaks with US president Donald Trump  and first lady Melania Trump  upon their arrival at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad on Monday. Photograph:  Mandel Ngan/AFP

US president Donald Trump called for India to strengthen its strategic ties with America at a massive rally to kick off a two-day visit to the south A(...)

Construction workers build a wall  along a route that US president Donald Trump and India’s PM Narendra Modi will be taking, in Ahmedabad, India. File photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters

A newly built wall will shield US president Donald Trump from noticing a slum when he visits Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s hometown of Ahmedab(...)

Kashmiri journalists display laptops and placards during a protest demanding restoration of internet service, in Srinagar. File photograph: Danish Ismail

India’s supreme court ruled that the five-month digital lockdown imposed on the Kashmir region by Narendra Modi’s government is unlawful and gave the (...)

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