The Independent's Asia Correspondent, based in Delhi.
Kashmir human rights activists call on conductor Zubin Mehta to call off concert over 'whitewash' fears
02 September 2013 02:44 PM
Activists in Kashmir are calling upon a celebrated conductor of classical music to call off a concert in Srinagar as they claim the event will be used to “whitewash” human rights abuses.
Karachi braces for fresh wave of violence: 'The police are just spectators. I want the army to take control'
01 September 2013 06:29 PM
Faced with spiralling levels of violence, residents of Pakistan’s biggest city are looking to the military for help
Family of Delhi gang rape victim demand death penalty as guilty teenager is sentenced to three years in juvenile institution
01 September 2013 12:00 AM
Ruling is first for five males standing trial for the assault of the 23-year-old student
27 August 2013 06:09 PM
It might not look much, but a small ramshackle bridge makes all the difference to the lives of the people who live and work either side of it
24 August 2013 12:23 AM
The end of US easy money has sent the rupee diving and short-term investors are moving out
23 August 2013 06:55 PM
India is a cornucopia of linguistic diversity, but the future of many of its tongues is under threat. Andrew Buncombe reports from Jorethang
23 August 2013 07:23 AM
Five men suspected of attack in which male companion was also tied up and beaten
19 August 2013 04:19 PM
Carriages were set on fire and rescue workers prevented from reaching scene in state of Bihar
18 August 2013 12:00 AM
Youngest of five alleged attackers to learn his fate on Monday
15 August 2013 07:05 PM
Eighteen sailors are trapped after an explosion in Mumbai naval yard
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