Dalai Lama names Mongolian boy as third highest Buddhist spiritual leader

France, April 1 -- A Mongolian boy born in the United Staes has been named by the Dalai Lama as the reincarnation of the third most important spiritual leader in Tibetan Buddhism. According to media ... Read More

Indian opposition leader's speeches in Britain cause ructions at home

France, March 26 -- For the past fortnight, India's ruling Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) and the Congress, the main opposition, have been engaging in a war of words in parliament over Congress leader Ra... Read More

Meet the rappers giving voice to Kashmir's protest generation

France, March 19 -- A growing number of young people from Indian-administered Kashmir are finding their voice through rap. Many artists have been able to give expression to their experiences through ... Read More

India's Women's Premier League hailed a game-changer for cricket

France, March 12 -- The inaugural edition of the Women's Premier League, India's top-flight domestic 20-over cricket tournament, got off to a rousing start last week. Many see the new league as a game... Read More

Kashmir at epicentre of India's spate of internet shutdowns

France, March 4 -- India enforced as many as 84 internet shutdowns last year and was on top of the list of nations that ordered internet blackouts for the fifth year in a row, a report by Access Now a... Read More

South African cheetahs arrive to start new lives in India

France, Feb. 26 -- Continuing New Delhi's efforts to reestablish the variety of the feline population, a group of 12 cheetahs was brought from South Africa last week and put into quarantine enclosures... Read More

India-Turkey spat over Kashmir shelved as Delhi joins effort for quake victims

France, Feb. 19 -- A seventh flight carrying almost three tons of relief material - sleeping mats, electrical generators, solar lamps, tarpaulins, blankets, emergency and critical care medicines - lan... Read More

India's sinking hill town, a casualty of the warming Himalayas

France, Jan. 29 -- On the slopes of the Himalayas, nearly 2,000 metres above sea level, the hill town of Joshimath is sinking. Experts fear it's one of many settlements in the ecologically fragile reg... Read More

India readies for surge in Covid infections from China

France, Jan. 7 -- As the number of Covid-19 cases in China continues to surge, India has stepped up efforts to prepare for a similar explosion of the infection rate. Measuresincluding ramping up the g... Read More