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Kashmir group seeks UN probe into torture by India troops

Kashmir group seeks UN probe into torture by India troops

19 hours ago   |   New York Post

INDIA - A prominent rights group in Indian-controlled Kashmir is advocating for the United Nations to establish a commission of inquiry to investigate what it calls the endemic...
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India's stocks flying high as PM Modi is set to secure second term

India's stocks flying high as PM Modi is set to secure second term

19 hours ago   |   RT

Benchmark Indian indices have closed with gains and came close to their all-time highs after exit polls showed that the country's ruling alliance led by Prime Minister Narendra...
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Donald Trump, India, ‘Game of Thrones': Your Monday Briefing

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Here's what you need to know.
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Dutee Chand: India's first openly gay athlete

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Indian sprinter and Asian Games medalist reveals being in a same-sex relationship with a woman from her village.
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Kashmir group seeks UN probe into torture by India troops

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Kashmir human rights group advocates for a UN investigation of what it calls an endemic use of torture by government forces in the disputed region
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India's PM Modi secures second term & stronger majority, exit polls show

India's PM Modi secures second term & stronger majority, exit polls show

1 day ago   |   RT

India's ruling National Democratic Alliance headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party is on course to win the country's general election by a substantial...
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India's Marathon Election Ends With Vote Counting Set to Begin Thursday

1 day ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Voting in India's mammoth national election ended Sunday with the seventh and final phase of a grueling poll that lasted more than five weeks, as exit polls predicted a victory...
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India's marathon election ends, vote count begins Thursday

1 day ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Voting in India's mammoth election has ended with the count beginning Thursday to determine if Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party remain in power
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Indian women abduct, demand ransom for Mumbai top manager they accuse of rape

Indian women abduct, demand ransom for Mumbai top manager they accuse of rape

1 day ago   |   RT

Indian police have raided a home in New Delhi to rescue a wealthy businessman, who was taken hostage by a group of women over alleged sexual abuse. Rape is a major problem in...
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Your Monday Briefing

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Exit polls in India point at second term for Modi.
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Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

The Muslim-hating white-supremacist behind February's deadly shooting rampage in two New Zealand mosques was formally charged with terrorism early Tuesday. Brenton Tarrant, who... Read more ...

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

In an effort to support foster children and families, there's a new Muppet family living on Sesame Street. Read more ...

German Holocaust archive puts millions of documents online

German Holocaust archive puts millions of documents online

BERLIN - The International Tracing Service in Germany has uploaded more than 13 million documents from Nazi concentration camps, including prisoner cards and death notices, to... Read more ...

Gov. Charlie Baker to refile sexual predators bill

Gov. Charlie Baker to refile sexual predators bill

Gov. Charlie Baker plans to refile his bill to limit the release of convicted sex offenders. Read more ...

Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

About 7,000 white-collar jobs are being eliminated as part of Ford's massive organizational restructuring. The automaker says it will save $600 million per year as a result. Read more ...

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

Active duty and retired military members and their families can spend a day at SeaWorld or Busch Gardens for free this summer. Read more ...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding 2 others

He is “armed and definitely considered dangerous," police said. Read more ...