Narendra Modi distances himself from cow vigilante attacks - Financial Times

Narendra Modi has distanced himself from a spate of mob attacks in the name of “cow protection” that have mostly targeted Muslims, urging India's state governments to act against what he called “hooliganism”. Addressing his Hindu nationalist Bharatiya ...

Parliament elects president, BJP-backed candidate Ram Nath Kovind favourite - Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's parliament began voting on Monday for a new president in an election likely to be won by a candidate backed by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), tightening its grip over top political positions. Ram Nath Kovind's ...