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Pakistani radical cleric indicted in terror financing case

Dec. 11, 2019 6:04 AM EST

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court on Wednesday indicted a radical cleric wanted by Washington for his role in the 2008 Mumbai attacks and four of his associates on terror financing charges. Hafiz Saeed and the four other suspects pleaded not guilty when a judge read charges against them in a...

Indians demand justice after woman gang raped and killed

Dec. 2, 2019 7:22 AM EST

NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered in New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai and other Indian cities on Monday to demand justice in the case of a veterinarian who was gang-raped and killed last week. The protesters demanded a fast-track investigation of the case and stringent laws for the safety of women...

Man City owners expand worldwide portfolio with Mumbai deal

Nov. 28, 2019 6:16 AM EST

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City’s Abu Dhabi ownership has expanded its portfolio of worldwide soccer clubs to eight by buying a majority stake in Indian Super League team Mumbai City FC. City Football Group, of which English champion Man City is the flagship team, says it has acquired 65%...

Tough challenge for Modi's party in 2 key state elections

Oct. 24, 2019 9:21 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party fared worse than expected in two key Indian state elections, with the main opposition Congress party and regional groups posing an unexpectedly strong challenge just months after his party swept to power for a second term. Although...

2 Indian states hold elections; Modi's party expected to win

Oct. 21, 2019 5:57 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Voters cast ballots Monday in two Indian states where Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party is seeking a second consecutive term. The Bharatiya Janata Party is expected to win the elections in Maharashtra in the west and Haryana in the north after its dominant victory in...