Shekhar Gupta

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Indian prime minister Narendra Modi: said issues surrounding fake news should be dealt with by the Press Council of India.  Photograph: Ishara S Kodikara/AFP/Getty

A sweeping new order in India clamping down on journalists accused of spreading fake news has been withdrawn by the country’s ministry of information (...)

Relatives of Indian journalist Gauri Lankesh grieve by her body at the Ravindra Kalakshetra cultural centre in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Photograph: Manjunath Kiran/AFP/Getty Images

Thousands of demonstrators across India on Wednesday condemned the murder of a prominent journalist outside her home. Activists, journalists and opp(...)

Beijing confirmed that Indian personnel had left the disputed territory claimed by both China and the tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

India has withdrawn its troops from disputed territory claimed by its neighbour and strategic rival China, ending a two-month Himalayan border standof(...)