The Independent's Asia Correspondent, based in Delhi.
Mumbai submarine explosion: No contact with possible survivors in hunt for trapped sailors after fireball engulfs Indian vessel
14 August 2013 06:41 AM
INS Sindhurakshak caught fire and sank in its home port in Mumbai
12 August 2013 08:10 PM
A fresh political crisis is looming after the main opposition party said it would not accept the results of last month’s election until there was an independent investigation into alleged irregularities.
12 August 2013 06:48 PM
Andrew Buncombe reveals the work of an enterprising community of dust-washers who survive from the leftovers of the thousands of jewellers in Ahmedabad
09 August 2013 02:01 PM
Action follows specific threat, which is ‘not related to other embassy closures’
The amazing moustache that brings admiration - plus death threats, repeated moves, an end to his business... and hopefully a new beginning
08 August 2013 05:30 PM
People give me a lot of respect - it’s my identity, says man with gravity-defying accoutrement
08 August 2013 11:14 AM
After five Indian troops killed, minister says 'Those in Pakistan responsible for this tragedy should not go unpunished'
06 August 2013 10:36 AM
Victims were among around 90 who lost lives in 2010 when anti-government protesters took to Bangkok streets
05 August 2013 02:09 PM
Mr Sarwar was an MP for Glasgow from 1997 to 2010
02 August 2013 06:38 PM
Campaign for a new Indian state want the IT hub as their capital
02 July 2013 06:04 PM
... but, during his time as Gujarat’s chief politician, tribal peoples have suffered
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