Tech & Science
Will Modi’s Reshuffle Clinch His Re-election in 2019?
A limited talent pool in the BJP means he has had to depend upon retired civil servants to fill key posts.
Seventy Years On, India is Blighted by Rabid Nationalism and Vigilantism
There is an arrogance of success among the new rich and feelings of bitterness among those left behind.
India’s Modi On Course for Reelection After Bihar BJP Coup
The move demolishes the dreams of Congress to mount an effective opposition against the BJP for the 2019 election.
Does the Handshake Between Modi and Xi Signal An End to China-India Hostilities?
India has resisted China's territorial ambitions, despite the aggressive noises from Beijing.
John Elliott: Trump and Modi Bond Over Fear of Muslims
Trump failed to host the White House Iftar dinner for Muslims held every year since 1995.
John Elliott: Can Some of Modi’s Magic Rub Off on Trump?
An embattled president welcomes the Indian prime minister on a roll.
Dented Theresa May Channels Loser Hillary Clinton
May's unbending approach for a hard Brexit may have to be softened.
John Elliott: Does India’s Modi Deserve to be Reelected?
The new law on the slaughter of cows and buffalos is not so much an animal welfare as a religious issue.
John Elliott: Mehta’s Rickshaw Woman Fetches $3.56 million
It had been in an Indian collection and was being auctioned for the first time.
John Elliott: May and Modi Benefit From Ineffectual Opponents
Weak Corbyn and the ineffectual Gandhis guarantee the success of "strong" leaders.
John Elliott: When India and China Compete, India Always Loses
They spare over neighboring allies, and are at odds over their shared border and the Dalai Lama.
John Elliott: British Ministers Run Into a Brick Wall in India
The U.K. no longer rates as one of India's leading foreign relationships, and they made little impression.
John Elliott: Hindu Hard-Liners in India Threaten Meat Eaters
There have been attacks on butchers selling lamb and kebab restaurants, and a Kentucky Fried Chicken shop was forced to close.
Modi Picks Hard-line Hindu Priest to Govern Uttar Pradesh
Charges against him include attempt to murder and incitement to violence.
India’s Modi Sweeps Four States in a Landslide
BJP set to take power from Rahul Gandhi's Congress party in Goa and Manipur.
Anxious Modi Saturates Varanasi Ahead of Election
The India PM has imported a large number of ministers from Delhi to impress voters.
Ethics Trouble at the Top of India’s Blue-Chip Companies
At Tata and Infosys, former chairmen are appalled by their successors.
John Elliott: India’s Modi Faces the Voters’ Verdict
The Indian prime minister's reforms are put to the test in five states.
Booklovers and Art Collectors Rush to India
Organisers worried that India's banknote ban would limit cash and restrict sales.
Indian Budget Aims to Make Amends for Modi’s Banknote Ban
The cancellation of Rs500 and Rs1,000 notes led to widespread hardship.
Who is the New Man at the Top of Tata?
Ratan Tata's stepbrother has for the second time been passed over for the top job.
Indian Art Prices Dip on Fear of Modi, Trump and Brexit
Modi has led India into unnecessary economic problems.
Battle for Control Triggers Turmoil at the Top of Tata
Mistry is accused of moving too fast to close Corus in the U.K.
Amma, Tamil Film Star Turned Politician, Dead at 68
When her home was raided, 400 pairs of diamond-studded gold bangles were found.
Cameron Says No Regrets as He Pockets Six Figure Fee
Ousted PM insists he was right to call Brexit referendum that ended his career.