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A silent killer is choking India’s capital

NEW DELHI Gulpreet Singh begs for food from a dirty hemp mat spread on the sidewalk outside Delhi's South Campus metro station. Like millions of Indians who survive on handouts or daily wages, the 84-year-old says he has no choice but…

New Delhi’s rising cases prompt mass survey

NEW DELHI India has counted another record daily high in new virus cases as New Delhi grew to its worst-hit city. India registered 16,922 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the national total to 473,105. The Health Ministry on Thursday…

Mob rule is here to stay in India

Spring has come to Delhi. The smog of winter has lifted; the skies are blue once more and the first blossoms are blooming in the gardens. There is nothing U.S. President Donald Trump saw during his short visit to the capital that would…

‘Inter-faith dialogue need of the hour’

Jose Kalathil New Delhi,India At a time when there is so much hatred in the world, inter-faith dialogue is essential for creating cordial relations with people of all religions. To this end, Institute of Harmony and Peace Studies (IHPS)…

In India women are raped every 15 minutes

NEW DELHI One woman reported a rape every 15 minutes on an average in India in 2018, according to government data released on Thursday, underlining its dismal reputation as one of the worst places in the world to be female. The highly…

Congress, AAP responsible for riots: Amit Shah

New Delhi Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday launched a scathing attack on Congress over its stand against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and accused Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi of misleading the minorities. He also asserted that Aam…

GST collections cross ₹1 trillion mark

Aditya Vaibhav, New Delhi Bringing some relief to policymakers fighting to boost consumption and liquidity in a slowing economy, Goods and services tax (GST) collections exceeded the ₹1-trillion mark for the second straight month in…