Indian military headache as helmets threaten sacred Sikh turbans

France, Jan. 29 -- Members of India's Sikh community, who for centuries have gone into battle wearing their signature cloth turbans, are upset by a plan to replace their heritage headgear with odd sha... Read More

Outrage over peeing passengers leaves a stain on Air India's reputation

France, Jan. 15 -- National regulators have come down heavily on Air India for not taking firmer action against inebriated passengers who urinated in the cabin on separate flights from France and the ... Read More

India begins countdown to blast astronauts into space in 2024

France, Jan. 8 -- India has announced it'sready to launch its first human space flight in 2024 almost a year after making yet another attempt to land a rover on the surface of the moon. The planned l... Read More

India to require negative Covid tests from Asian visitors

France, Dec. 30 -- Healthcare professionals across India have been takingpart inanti-Covid drills, andtravel rules for several Asian countries including China have been toughened in the wake of Beijin... Read More

Mumbai overtakes Delhi as city with the filthiest air in India

France, Dec. 18 -- Pollution in India's second city Mumbai was worse this week than even the notoriously smoggy capital, Delhi, as experts warned that hazardous air pollution was likely to affect more... Read More

WK: Indian film festival judge slams controversial movie on Kashmir as 'propaganda'

France, Dec. 3 -- A row has broken out in India over"The Kashmir Files", a polarising feature that ajudge at the International Film Festival of India accused of stoking hatred. Israeli filmmaker Nada... Read More

Disgraced Indian-American dealer convicted for looting Asian art treasures

France, Nov. 20 -- An Indian court has convicted Indian-American antiquities dealer Subhash Kapoor for looting treasures worth millions of eurosin a crime spree that put a spotlight on India's art smu... Read More

Global warming forces Kashmir farmers to grow saffron indoors

France, Nov. 13 -- Farmers in Kashmir are experimenting with new techniques for growing saffron as global warming stuntstraditional production of the world's most expensive spice in the Himalayan foot... Read More