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Adnan Abidi

Jet Airways shares plunge, rivals race to grab grounded carrier's slots

Apr 18 2019

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI Jet Airways Ltd shares plunged on Thursday, battered by fears about whether the grounded Indian airline would fly again, even as carriers like rival SpiceJet rushed in to plug a supply gap in the wake of their rival's demise. | Video

Hindu hardliners force meat sellers to shut shop in New Delhi suburb

Oct 12 2018

GURGAON, India Indian Hindu hardliners are forcing meat sellers to shut shops in a New Delhi suburb that is home to global outsourcing firms, saying they must respect the feelings of majority Hindus celebrating a nine-day festival.

An umbrella for shade: Rohingya refugee boy works to support family

Nov 10 2017

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh Twelve-year-old Nur Hafes would rather be in school or playing football with friends at home in Myanmar.

Indian court jails self-styled 'godman' for 20 years, security tight

Aug 28 2017

ROHTAK, India An Indian judge sentenced a self-styled "godman", whose followers went on a deadly rampage after he was convicted of rape last week, to 20 years' jail on Monday, but a shoot-to-kill order, curfew and heavy police presence kept protesters at bay. | Video

Indian police issue shoot on sight order ahead of guru's sentencing

Aug 28 2017

ROHTAK, India Police in India issued orders on Monday to shoot protesters on sight ahead of the sentencing of a self-styled guru whose conviction for rape triggered deadly clashes last week.

Indian police issue shoot on sight order ahead of guru's sentencing

Aug 28 2017

ROHTAK, India, Aug 28 Police in India issued orders on Monday to shoot protesters on sight ahead of the sentencing of a self-styled guru whose conviction for rape triggered deadly clashes last week.

Woman bouncer pulls no punches in Indian capital

Jul 14 2017

NEW DELHI Joking with clients and colleagues, Mehrunnisha Shokat Ali might be mistaken for any other patron of the Social watering hole in the Indian capital's swanky Hauz Khas neighborhood. | Video

In Princess Diana's footsteps, William and Kate visit Taj Mahal

Apr 16 2016

AGRA, India Where Princess Diana went alone, her son Prince William visited the Taj Mahal with his wife Kate on Saturday, bringing the British royal couple's week-long South Asian tour to a poignant close. | Video

Exiled Tibetans to elect leader to sustain struggle against China

Mar 20 2016

DHARAMSALA, India Exiled Tibetans across India and overseas started voting on Sunday to elect a political leader for the next five years, in a bid to help sustain their struggle to secure complete autonomy for Chinese-ruled Tibet.

WIDER IMAGE - Decade-old tattoos tell of devotion, caste and defiance in India

Jan 12 2016

ARJUNI, Mahettar Ram Tandon is still proud of the indelible message he carries almost five decades after he had the name of the Hindu god Ram tattooed over his entire body.

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