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A shop burns as a mob sets it on fire during violence between two groups in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. At least 10 people were killed in two days of clashes that cast a shadow over U.S. President Donald Trump's visit to the country. (AP Photo)

Death toll rises to 20 from Delhi riots during Trump trip

Feb. 26, 2020 6:29 AM EST

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least 20 people were killed and 189 injured in three days of clashes in New Delhi that coincided with President Donald Trump's first state visit to India, with the death toll expected to rise as hospitals continue to take in the wounded, authorities said Wednesday. Violence between...

Incumbent Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, center, waves at Aam Aadmi Party, or

Stunning defeat for Modi's party in New Delhi elections

Feb. 11, 2020 10:02 AM EST

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party was given a stunning defeat by a regional party Tuesday in elections in the national capital that were seen as a referendum on his policies, including a new national citizenship law that excludes Muslims. Saturday's New...

File- In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, file photo, a car drives past an under-construction building in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. India’s government expects the economy to expand up to 6.5% in the next fiscal year, starting in April, and hopes to follow China's example in developing labor intensive industries and exports. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool, File)

India projects rosy economic growth next year after slump

Jan. 31, 2020 6:02 AM EST

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s government projects the economy will grow up to 6.5% in the next fiscal year, starting in April, and hopes to follow China's example in developing labor intensive industries and exports. An economic survey for 2019-20 presented to Parliament by Finance Minister Nirmala...