Violence Erupts at Indian Farmers’ Protest Against Agricultural-Law Changes

Indian security forces used teargas and water cannons on some of the tens of thousands of tractors converging on New Delhi after their drivers breached barriers to spread their protest beyond police-approved routes. WSJ.com: World News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL … Read more…

Indian court rules that groping without removing clothes is not sexual assault

A court in India has ruled that groping a child through their clothing does not constitute sexual assault, drawing outrage across the country and frustrating campaigners battling to address widespread sexual abuse against women and children. CNN.com – RSS Channel … Read more…

She was murdered for catching an Indian priest and nun in a sex act. Three decades later, justice is served

The dead nun’s slippers were scattered on the convent kitchen floor — one near the entrance, the other by the fridge. CNN.com – RSS Channel – World BEST DEAL UPDATE: Click Here For Your Free No Obligation Tax Debt Relief … Read more…

Indian Films Are Actively Contesting the Oscars Short Film Category

Three Indian films, featuring eclectic subject matter, are making bids to snag Oscars in the shorts categories at the 2021 Academy Awards. Keith Gomes’ “Shameless” and Tushar Tyagi’s “Saving Chintu” are aiming for nominations in the live action short category, … Read more…

Shekhar Kapur Talks Lily James Starrer ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It,’ Future of Indian Entertainment

Veteran Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur (“Elizabeth”) has revealed thematic details about his Working Title romantic comedy “What’s Love Got To Do With It?” starring Lily James (“Yesterday”) and Emma Thompson (“Last Christmas”). “It’s a story of identities,” Kapur said. “It’s … Read more…

Controversial Indian news anchor arrested for allegedly abetting architect’s suicide

One of India’s most well-known and controversial news anchors has been arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of an architect, local police said, in a case that reflects the country’s increasingly fraught and politicized media environment. CNN.com – RSS Channel … Read more…

U.S. apparel watchdog probes Jockey’s Indian partner after human rights abuse allegations

A top apparel industry watchdog has launched an investigation into underwear maker Jockey International’s Indian partner Page Industries Ltd following allegations of human rights abuses at one of its factories. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop Men’s & … Read more…

Indian Streamer Zee5 Global Adds ‘Churails’ as First Pakistan Original Series

Indian streaming platform Zee5 Global is poised to launch its first Pakistan-made original series, “Churails” at the beginning of next month. It will play on Zee5’s Zindagi world cinema strand. The 10-part show, consisting of 55-minute episodes, will be uploaded … Read more…

Netflix’s Indian Matchmaking Is Bringing Painful Conversations to the Fore. But Is It More Helpful or Harmful?

“When the flight is late, we sit in the airport. We have patience and adjust, and we sit quietly,” Sima Taparia, one of Mumbai’s most highly sought-after matchmakers, tells me when we speak in mid-July. Why then, she asks, “don’t … Read more…

U.K.’s Espresso Media Takes Festival Darling Indian Doc ‘Shut Up Sona’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Boutique U.K. sales agent Espresso Media International has acquired rights for Deepti Gupta’s feminist documentary “Shut Up Sona,” featuring popular Indian singing star Sona Mohapatra. Produced between 2016 and 2019, the documentary chronicles Mohapatra’s life between sold-out concerts as she … Read more…

Indian rupee has ‘significant room’ to appreciate, says Bank of America

Recent risk-on momentum in the markets has had a “prominent impact” on emerging market currencies, especially those that are commodity-driven, according to Bank of America Securities’ Rohit Garg. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…