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  • Speaker invites India Prime Minister to address Congress 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 12:05 pm

    WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan says he has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi (nah-REN'-drah MOH'-dee) of India to address a joint meeting of Congress on June 8.

  • Tibetans in exile re-elect Lobsang Sangay as prime minister story has photos
    Updated: Apr-27-16 5:19 am

    DHARMSALA, India - Lobsang Sangay has been re-elected prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile in voting held last month, officials announced Wednesday, with Sangay saying the election shows that Tibetans in exile "are practicing democracy, whereas China is not."

  • Al-Qaida says it killed Bangladesh gay activist, friend story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-26-16 3:06 pm

    NEW DELHI - The Bangladeshi branch of al-Qaida claimed responsibility Tuesday for the killing of a gay rights activist and his friend, undermining the prime minister's insistence just hours earlier that her political opponents were to blame for the attack and for a rising tide of violence against secular activists and writers.

  • India asks Pakistan to curb terror groups targeting India 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 6:44 am

    NEW DELHI - India on Tuesday asked Pakistan to rein in terrorist groups operating from its soil and targeting India, expressing dissatisfaction with action taken so far against suspects of an attack on an Indian air force base in January.

  • Finance minister: India has long list of needs, goals 
    Updated: Apr-19-16 1:22 am

    NEW YORK - India's finance minister says his country's needs include everything from more housing and factories to becoming more business friendly but that it's also committed to protecting the climate.

  • Defense contractor who sent military info to India sentenced 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 1:15 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - A New Jersey defense contractor who used a church website to send information on military submarines and aircraft to a person in India has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison.

  • 4th Kashmiri dies in clashes with Indian troops amid curfew story has photos
    Updated: Apr-13-16 9:05 am

    SRINAGAR, India - Indian authorities on Wednesday imposed a curfew in parts of Kashmir to stop fresh anti-India demonstrations following the killings of four people by Indian troops and a general strike called by separatists.

  • US, India militaries to improve disaster coordination story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 6:56 am

    NEW DELHI - The U.S. and India have reached a preliminary agreement that will make it easier for the two countries' militaries to work together in disasters or other emergencies, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday.

  • India's prime minister in Saudi Arabia for first visit 
    Updated: Apr-03-16 1:56 pm

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Saudi King Salman on Sunday during his first official visit to the kingdom, home to a large number of Indian laborers and a major trade partner that supplies around 19 percent of India's crude oil imports.

  • India protests UN failure to blacklist Pakistan militant 
    Updated: Apr-01-16 5:12 pm

    WASHINGTON - India protested Friday against the blocking of its latest bid to have a top Pakistani militant leader put on a U.N. terror blacklist following a deadly attack on an Indian air force base.

  • AP Explains: Why Asian diplomacy is on nuke summit sidelines story has photos
    Updated: Mar-31-16 8:36 am

    WASHINGTON - The leaders of China, India, Japan and South Korea are among the heads of government converging on Washington for a summit on countering the nightmarish threat of nuclear terrorism. But with tensions in North Korea and the South China Sea running high, the meetings that Asian leaders have on the sidelines could attract more attention than the summit itself.