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AP PHOTOS: India, Bangladesh floods destroy homes, lives

SYLHET, Bangladesh (AP) — Early and strong monsoon rains have brought heavy flooding to northeastern India and Bangladesh, killing dozens of people, forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes and ...

Dozens dead, thousands homeless in Bangladesh, India floods

SYLHET, Bangladesh (AP) — Villagers in northeastern Bangladesh crowded makeshift refugee centers and scrambled to meet boats arriving with food and fresh water as massive floods, which have killed doz...

Why are Indians protesting against a new military hiring plan?

Large parts of India have been engulfed by protests, with thousands of disgruntled youth setting ablaze trains, attacking homes of political leaders and damaging public property in protest of the gove...

8 more dead as India's Assam state reels under floods

GAUHATI, India (AP) — Massive flooding and mudslides in northeastern India's Assam state have claimed eight more lives, officials said Sunday, taking the death toll to 62 from weeks of heavy rains tha...

1 dead in protests over India's military recruitment policy

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least one person was killed Friday as angry young people in parts of India burned train coaches, blocked highways and attacked police with rocks in a second day of violent demonstr...

India: Violent protests take place over new military recruitment scheme

Protesters in parts of India set train coaches and vehicles on fire, blocked roads, and threw stones at the police to protest a new short-term government recruitment policy for the military. On Thurs...

Heavy rain floods parts of India, Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Pre-monsoon deluges have flooded parts of India and Bangladesh, killing at least 24 people in recent weeks and sending 90,000 people into shelters, authorities said Monday. ...

How NATO weapons from Afghanistan are impacting Kashmir's militancy

India's top anti-terror body, the National Investigation Agency (NIA), is probing whether Kashmiri militants used a "sticky bomb" on Friday to target a bus carrying Hindu pilgrims. The a...

Defense Expenditure Market 2021 Segment Overview, Company Profiles, Regional Analysis and Forecast 2030

Quadintel published the latest research report on the Defense Expenditure market. In order to comprehend a market holistically, a variety of factors must be evaluated, including demographics, business...

India to boost arms output, fearing shortfall from Russia

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Thursday said it would ramp up its production of military equipment, including helicopters, tank engines, missiles and airborne early warning systems, to offset any potential...

Russia praises India's neutral stance on Ukraine fighting

NEW DELHI (AP) — Russia's foreign minister lauded India for not judging in a "one-sided way" as he discussed Moscow's military involvement in Ukraine with his Indian counterpart on Friday, after Washi...

Lavrov visits India to discuss Ukraine amid US criticism

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is traveling to India on Thursday for a two-day trip where he will hold talks with senior Indian officials on the Ukraine war and ways to boost bilateral ties. ...

Kashmir: Authorities bolster 'village defense committees' to counter Islamists

In early March, the Indian government announced it would reestablish Village Defense Committees (VDCs) to fight "anti-India militancy" in conflict-torn India-administered Kashmir. The decis...

India unsure of Russian arms to meet China, Pakistan threats

NEW DELHI (AP) — India is exploring ways to avoid a major disruption in its supply of Russian-made weaponry amid U.S. sanctions following Moscow's invasion of Ukraine, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Ukraine conflict: Can India balance ties between Russia and the West?

As fighting intensifies on the ground following Russia's invasion of Ukraine, India has been left in a tough spot, with New Delhi struggling to maintain its traditional balancing act between Mosco...