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Devjyot Ghoshal

A Delhi neighbourhood divided by a highway and now hatred

27 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI The Hindu area of Bhajanpura and Muslim quarter of Chand Bagh face each other across a wide thoroughfare running through the northeastern part of India's capital, New Delhi.

A mob out for blood: India's protests pit Hindus against Muslims

27 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI Mohammad Zubair was on his way home from a local mosque in northeast New Delhi when he came across a large crowd. He turned towards an underpass to avoid the commotion; it proved to be a mistake.

India's Modi appeals for calm as riot toll in capital rises to 24

26 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed for peace in Delhi on Wednesday after days of Hindu-Muslim clashes over a disputed new citizenship law sparked some of the worst sectarian violence seen in the capital in decades. | Video

More than a dozen killed, hundreds injured as New Delhi riots overshadow Trump visit

25 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI More than a dozen people have been killed and hundreds injured in clashes between opposing groups of protesters in New Delhi, hospital officials said on Tuesday, as riots overshadowed U.S. President Donald Trump's first visit to India.

One killed, dozens injured in Delhi clashes as Trump visits

25 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI A policeman was killed and dozens of people injured amid clashes in New Delhi on Monday as thousands demonstrating for and against a new citizenship law rioted for several hours before U.S. President Donald Trump's maiden visit to the city.

Violence breaks out in India's capital over new citizenship law ahead of Trump visit

24 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI, Feb 24 Indian police used tear gas and smoke grenades to disperse a crowd of thousands of protestors in India's capital of New Delhi on Monday as violence broke out over a new citizenship law just ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's maiden visit to the city.

India to woo businesses to Kashmir in planned investment summit

14 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI India plans to offer around 6,000 acres (2,400 hectares) of land in Kashmir as part of a business summit planned for April or May to help the Himalayan region after withdrawing its special rights and making sweeping administrative changes.

India's ruling party routed in key state election

11 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI India's ruling party was projected to lose a key state election on Tuesday, the vote count showed, in its first electoral test since deadly anti-government protests erupted nearly two months ago.

India's divisive protests could help Modi's party in election test

06 Feb 2020

NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party this week face their first electoral test since deadly anti-government protests erupted nearly two months ago, with the divisive turmoil likely to win them votes at polls in the capital.

Delhi shooter was quiet teenager who pushed Hindu cause online

31 Jan 2020

JEWAR, India The 17-year-old boy left his home in a small north Indian town on Thursday morning after telling his grandfather he was going to school. Instead he turned up 80 km away in New Delhi, where he pulled out a gun and shot an anti-government protester.

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