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Xiaomi: Has the 'Apple of the East' lost its shine?

China's Xiaomi was once heralded as the 'Apple of the East' - but has it lost its shine?

24 August 2016
Karishma Vaswani Asia business correspondent

Firing at stone-throwers in Indian-administered Kashmir

When Kashmiri youths throw stones at Indian police and soldiers, they respond with tear gas, rubber bullets and even shotguns. And it goes on day after day.

15 August 2016
Justin Rowlatt South Asia correspondent

How an Indian writer 'returned from the dead'

Indian author Perumal Murugan who had quit writing after wrathful protests against his novel has resumed a life of letters with a book of poems, writes Soutik Biswas.

25 August 2016
Soutik Biswas India correspondent

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